Broadcom Announces First Gigabit MoCA 2.0 Single Chip Solution

        Broadcom Announces First Gigabit MoCA 2.0 Single Chip Solution

Extends Gigabit Speeds over Coax Throughout the Home for Ultra-fast TV and
Internet Content Delivery

News Highlights:

- Delivers benefits of single-line and bonded MoCA 2.0 into a full range of
operator systems and devices

- Uniquely bonds MoCA channels for up to one Gigabit per second of throughput
delivering higher performance for end-users

- Accelerates ability for operators to offer reliable whole-home connected TV
and services

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --– 2013 CES International –

Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in
semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced
a single-chip one Gigabit MoCA 2.0 solution, enabling operators to deliver
advanced MoCA 2.0 functionality into the full spectrum of broadband devices.
Designed for applications such as cable, DSL or gigabit passive optical
network (GPON) modems, routers, bridges or access points, the Broadcom BCM6802
MoCA 2.0 system-on-a-chip (SoC) delivers up to gigabit speeds of home network
bandwidth for enhanced whole-home video quality and distribution. Learn how
Broadcom® innovation is enabling the Connected Life at home, at work, and
on-the-go at Broadcom@CES.

"Broadcom is leading the design and acceleration of deployments of MoCA 2.0
products and technology to create whole-home connected TV experiences," said
Dan Marotta, Broadcom Executive Vice President and General Manager, Broadband
Communications Group. "This standalone solution is the next step in broadly
transitioning operators from earlier generations of the standard to today's
more sophisticated home networking requirements, enabling high-quality
broadcast content delivery to TVs, tablets, laptops and smartphones – anywhere
in the home."

MoCA 2.0 is the most current evolution of the MoCA standard with the ability
to bond two channels together for a richer home networking experience,
enabling operators to integrate more advanced features such as higher
throughput, more channels and more user endpoints. In addition to increased
throughput, MoCA 2.0 implementations benefit from the standard's advanced
power management and support for higher levels of security for enhanced
content protection. MoCA 2.0 is supported by top operators across North
America including Charter, Cogeco, Comcast, Cox Communications, DIRECTV, DISH
Network, Rogers Communications Inc., Time Warner Cable and Verizon's FiOS

Key Features:

  oChannel bonding to support 800Mbps over 16 nodes and up to 1Gbps for
    channel bonded turbo mode.
  oAdvanced network power management and power savings modes.
  oStandalone and companion SoC modes of operation.
  oIntegrated memory for low bill of material (BOM) cost.
  oDriver support for cable, DSL and access point platforms.


The Broadcom BCM6802 MoCA 2.0 SoC is now sampling and will be demonstrated at
Broadcom's Booth at 2013 CES International.

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leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless
communications. Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and
multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. With the
industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and
embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by connecting
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