SDMC and iWedia collaborate on 4K Android TV hybrid STB

Wednesday, November 9th, 2022 
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SDMC and iWedia Collaborate on 4K Android TV™ Hybrid Set-top Box

BANGKOK, Thailand — Android TV Summit — SDMC, a leading Android TV solution provider, and iWedia S.A, part of the ZEGi group and world-class provider of software solutions for connected TV devices, today announced their collaboration on developing a 4K Android TV™ hybrid set-top box, targeting to deliver a complete set of Live TV business solution to the market.

The jointly developed solution is based on a 4K Android TV™ hybrid set-top box by SDMC, fully integrated with Google’s Common Broadcast Stack (CBS), as well as a premium Live TV app developed by iWedia.

As the platform grew and more apps arrived, Android TV device are rising in popularity. By pre-integrating traditional Live TV broadcast streams with OTT-delivered apps and services all in one device, the joint solution provides those who are looking for Android TV deployment with a faster, simple, and cost-effective way to scale up production and distribution of set-top boxes powered by Android TV™, while giving the chance to customize the experience in a way that suits their brand.

“SDMC stays committed to providing customers with the best product performance experience”, said Ryan Yan, Senior VP of Sales Department at SDMC Technology. “We’re very delighted to partner with iWedia in offering the integrated and optimized end-to-end solution for customers, ensuring they deliver a great multimedia entertainment experience and further promote revenue growth and add value for brands.”

Hans-Jürgen Desor, CEO, iWedia, said, “We are very proud to be successfully delivering this ambitious project with SDMC. With a combination of our deep hardware expertise and premium software solutions, we expect to meet and even exceed the needs of consumer electronics manufacturers and end users.”

Powered by Android TV™ and packed with Amlogic S905X4 chipset, SDMC 4K hybrid set-top box supports worldwide broadcast standards including DVB-T/T2, DVB-C, and DVB-S/S2 and will be on display at the APAC Android TV Summit 2022 from 8th to 10th November 2022, at Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre, Bangkok, Thailand. SDMC looks forward to meeting you at Meeting Room 117 to experience the next-generation solution and discuss your Android TV strategy.

Links: iWedia; SDMC