MaxLinear Gets Design Win In Belgium

Carlsbad-based radio frequency and mixed signal integrated circuit provider MaxLinear reports a design win today with a company in Belgium. MaxLinear said that Unitron Group has selected a number of its ICs for a new, direct broadcast satellite digital outdoor unit (D-ODU). Financial impact of the win and shipment volumes were not announced. The company said its chips replace dozens of discrete components. Unitron Group provides digital TV and head-end products for OEMs and TV operators, sold under those companies' brand names, as well as available via distribution under the Johansson brand.