Conexant Rolls Multimedia Chip

Newport Beach-based Conexant, the semiconductor developer, said this morning that it has expanded its multimedia imaging product line. The firm said it has launched a new, single-chip media processor geared towards high definition (HD) video encoding and decoding, video and graphics overlay, image processing, and other uses. the CS92755 system-on-a-chip (SoC) is aimed at use in connected Web devices, interactive video displays, digital signage, home automation, and user interfaces.