Dual AVC/MPEG-2/VC-1 HD Digital Video Decoder for Satellite, IP and Cable

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The BCM7400 is a dual-channel high-definition satellite, cable and IP Set-top Box DVR solution offering integrated AVC (H.264/MPEG-4 Part 10), MPEG-2, MPEG-4 Part 2, DivX and VC-1 video decoding technology.
The BCM7400 combines a data-transport processor, two high-definition AVC/MPEG-2/VC-1 video decoders, two advanced audio decoders, 2D and 3D graphics processing, high-quality video scaling and motion-adaptive deinterlacing, seven video DACs, dual stereo high-fidelity audio DACs, a dual-threaded 350-MHz MIPS32 with FPU-class CPU, and a peripheral control unit providing a variety of Set-top Box (STB) control functions.


  • Dual advanced AVC/MPEG-2/VC-1 decoders with H.264/AVC Main and High Profile to Level 4.1
  • Dual advanced audio processors supporting AAC LC, AAC LC+SBR level 2 and AAC+ level 2
  • 2D and 3D graphics drawing engines with studio-quality text and graphics at HD resolution
  • AES/1DES/3DES/CSS/CPRM/DTCP copy protection


  • Set-Top Boxes
  • HDTV

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Market Segment IPTV/OTT


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