Multiformat, High-Definition Set-top Box SoC

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The BCM7403 is a high-definition cable, satellite and IP Set-top Box DVR solution.
Broadcom’s BCM7403 is a multiformat, high-definition Set-top Box, System-on-a-Chip solution, with Digital Video Recording (DVR) capabilities. The SoC enables manufacturers to build next-generation cable, satellite and IPTV HD Set-top Boxes to support the Chinese STB market. The BCM7403 provides personal video recording capabilities and playback of content from non-traditional sources, such as the Web or PC, directly to the television.


  • High-definition AVC/MPEG-2/MPEG-4/ DivX/VC-1 video decoder
  • 2D graphics processing
  • MIPS32®/MIPS16e™ CPU
  • Peripheral control unit providing a variety of Set-top Box control functions


  • Set-Top Boxes
  • HDTV
  • IPTV

Lifecycle Status


Specification Value
Lifecycle Active
Distrib. Inventory No
Market Segment UHDTV


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