Amino says its new Amino 6 Series range of 4K Ultra HD and HEVC decoding devices will be released this quarter.
A number of variations will be made available, according to operator requirements. These include a 4K Ultra HD/HEVC DVR with advanced 802.11ac (4×4) Wi-Fi and MoCA networking options and dual 720p30 transcoding; 802.11ac (4×4) Wi-Fi and MoCA networking options and a hybrid HD HEVC client device with a range of tuner options to blend live and OTT services.
Amino CEO Donald McGarva said: “This announcement highlights how the recent acquisition of Entone has enabled the combined company to introduce a full range of 4K Ultra HD and HEVC TV Devices and expand its offering from IPTV to broadcast hybrid TV operators. The new range provides operators with a choice of flexible and future-proof platforms to cost effectively deploy richer and more compelling entertainment services.”
Industry analysts IHS Electronics and Media forecast the worldwide 4K Ultra HD display market to reach $52 billion with over 140 million homes watching 4K Ultra HD content by 2020.