LG SELECTS TVIA TRUEVIEW 5605 PROCESSOR FOR SURVEILLANCE DVRS.
Tvia's video and graphics display processors in the CyberPro and TrueView families are used by the world's leading broadcast and consumer electronics companies. LG Electronics is one of the world's leading consumer electronics and industrial system manufacturers and is aggressively promoting its new security DVR products worldwide.
"LG Electronics surveyed a wide range of components to sit at the heart of our new LDV-S500 range of high-end DVR systems and Tvia's TV5605 video and graphics processor with PCI bus was the clear choice," said J.W. Park, chief research engineer in the Digital Media of LG Electronics. "The TrueView 5605 supported our strict requirements for HD signal input, high-quality video and graphics processing, and direct digital output. All qualities which allow us to reduce system cost while providing the industry's leading video quality and user interface functions. In addition, Tvia's application engineering group provided outstanding support to put our products into mass production ahead of expectations." Said Park.
The high-end security DVR market is one of the fastest growing technology markets due to the increased requirements worldwide for significantly higher security capabilities. The new generation of DVRs has enhanced visual image capabilities with features such as High Definition Video, increased graphics capabilities and face recognition. Deployment estimates for high-end DVRs for 2007 are in excess of 3 million units worldwide.
"Tvia is very pleased to count LG amongst our expanding list of worlds' leading consumer electronics manufacturing customers," said Eli Porat, CEO of Tvia Inc. "LG is one of the first customers to use the TrueView 5605 in a DVR application. We fully support their decision to focus on the combination of security DVR with flat-panel displays for which the TV5605 display processor is perfectly suited" said Porat.
Tvia, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor company that designs and develops digital display processors for digital LCD, PDP, HD, SD, and progressive-scan TVs, as well as other broadcast and consumer display products. Tvia owns and operates an independent TV design center, providing manufacturers with proven TV system designs, and allowing manufacturers to produce the highest quality flat-panel television at a significantly lower cost with the shortest time to market. More information about Tvia is available at http://www.tvia.com.
About LG Electronics
LG Electronics Inc., is a provider of consumer electronics and mobile communications. The company has more than 72,000 employees working in 77 subsidiaries and marketing units around the world. LG Electronics is the world's largest producer of CDMA handsets, residential air conditioners, optical storage devices and home theatre systems. With total revenue of more than USD 35 billion (consolidated USD 45 billion); LG Electronics is comprised of four business units: Mobile Communications, Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Digital Media. LG Electronics Digital Display Company provides core technologies for cutting-edge digital products and is a world leader in digital display products including Plasma TVs, LCD TVs and Monitors, and HDTV (high-definition televisions).
LG Electronics can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.lge.com/.
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