Broadcom Wins Ultra HD Android Set Top Box Design

Irvine-based Broadcom reports this morning that it has scored a design win, for what it says is the first, Ultra HD Android set-top box. Broadcom said the new box is being offered by French broadband and IPTV service provider Free. Financial impact and shipment volumes were not announced. Broadcom said the set-top box is based on its BCM7252 STB system-on-a-chip. Free has 15.4 mllion subscribers.