Actions Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACTS), one of China's leading fabless semiconductor companies that provides comprehensive mixed-signal system-on-a-chip (SoC) and multimedia digital signal processing (DSP) solutions for portable consumer electronics, announced today that the company introduced its new Series 25 product family, which has succeeded in sampling with selective customers and is currently moving into mass production.
Actions' Series 25 product family serves the D1 (720 x 576 pixels) video MP4 markets plus DV camera functions. The Series 25 features a dual core processor by integrating a 32 bit MCU for video codec and a 24 bit DSP for audio codec. With advanced designs in Sigma-delta DAC/ADC, analog circuit, PLL and video accelerator, our Series 25 product family supports a wide breadth of formats, including VC-1, MPEG4, H.264, RMVB, MJPEG, H.263, FLV video decoder up to D1 resolution 30 frames per second ("fps"), MPEG4 video encoder up to VGA 30fps, WMA, and MP3 Audio Decoder/Encoder as well.
This product family features high-speed processing with low power- consumption, supports 24 bit ECC function, 34 nanometer NAND flash, as well as mainstream flash cards, and applies to different external power supplies and power controls. Its LCD driver can support both CPU and RGB TFT panel formats as well as WQVGA resolutions, which makes the Series 25 a highly competitive solution suitable for a variety of end products.
"We are very pleased to see continued momentum with our new product introductions," stated Mr. Niccolo Chen, CEO of Actions Semiconductor. "Our expanded product portfolio and commitment to continued innovation are integral components of our long term growth strategy."