PathPartner Technology Announces HEVC (H.265) Decoderon ARM Cortex-A Family Processors

 PathPartner Technology Announces HEVC (H.265) Decoderon ARM Cortex-A Family

  PR Newswire

  BANGALORE, India, February 13, 2014

BANGALORE, India, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

PathPartner Technology , a leading provider of embedded multimedia software
services and solutions, announces the availability of HEVC decoder on ARM
Cortex-A family processors. HEVC is the latest international standard for
video compression designed for high quality streaming on mobile devices to
ultra-high resolution displays. It can reduce the bandwidth and file size by
50% over current H.264 encoding for same video quality.

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PathPartner has developed a software solution for HEVC decoder which takes
advantage of the full capabilities of mobile SoCs built on latest ARM
processors. The solution can do real time decoding of 1080p @ 30 fps sequences
on dual and quad core Cortex-A processors. The HEVC decoder also supports
decoding of Ultra HD (4k) sequences at lower frame rate (up to 24 fps) based
on target processor configuration. The design fully leverages the capabilities
of the NEON SIMD engine and multi-threading, to exploit data and functional
parallelism on ARM Cortex microprocessor cores. The HEVC decoder
implementation is load balanced and scalable across single and multi-core

Key features of PathPartner ' s HEVC/H.265 Decoder :

  *Universal Main profile decoder - supports all features of Main profile as
    per latest HEVC (H.265) standard approved by ITU-T/ISO
  *Complaint to HM (JCT-VC reference code) version 13.0
  *Highly robust to error streams and supports high quality error concealment
  *Decoder optimized for ARM NEON based multi-core processors using scalable
    multi-threaded implementation for faster on-device processing
  *Available on multiple software platforms like Android, iOS, Windows 8/7
    and Linux

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For licensing of this solution, please reach out to

About PathPartner Technology: PathPartner Technology based out of California,
USA and Bangalore, India is a leading provider of products and services for
multimedia centric embedded devices. PathPartner has extensive experience in
Technology, Engineering & Business practices focusing on audio & video codecs,
video analytics & vision, imaging, multimedia middleware, OS porting, system
integration, applications and hardware design. We specialize in addressing
challenges faced by leading Silicon vendors, OS providers and ODM/OEMs in
their product development.

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Contact: Soujanya Rao Tel: +91-80-6772-2000 Email:

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