PRESS RELEASE: Zoran Demonstrates New HDTV, Set-Top Box, Blu-Ray and HD Media Player, Digital Camera and Printer Technologies at CES 2010
CEO Levy Gerzberg on "Big Thinkers and Disruptive Technologies" SuperSession Panel
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 6, 2010) - Zoran Corporation (NASDAQ: ZRAN) announced it is demonstrating its newest digital entertainment and digital imaging platforms and technologies for consumer electronics manufacturers at CES 2010 opening in Las Vegas Thursday, Jan 7.
In addition, President and CEO Levy Gerzberg will participate on the SuperSession panel "Big Thinkers and Disruptive Technologies - Today's Thought Leaders, Tomorrow's Technologies" discussion scheduled for January 8 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm in North Hall, Room N255-257. The panel, moderated by Tim Bajarin, president and CEO Creative Strategies, will also include Richard Archuleta, CEO Plastic Logic; Colin Crawford, Founder & CEO Media7; Dave Habiger, CEO Sonic Solutions/CinemaNow; and Michael Lewis, Chairman & CEO Real D.
"We look forward to hearing from Dr. Gerzberg about the disruptive technologies in the consumer electronics industry, especially his views on the impact of highly integrated SOCs on the future of CE devices supporting the many new sources of HD content in this age of internet connectivity," said Mr. Bajarin.
Many new consumer electronics products powered by Zoran will be introduced and demonstrated at the show by top-tier CE manufacturers.
Zoran's new product and technology demonstrations at CES 2010 include the following:
SupraHD® Full HDTV solutions for mainstream flat panel DTV markets in North America, Europe and Asia, with many new video and audio features and streaming capabilities
SupraFRC™ object-based Frame Rate Conversion and de-judder technology for improved picture quality supporting 120Hz and 240Hz TVs
Demonstrations of RVU Alliance™ pixel-accurate Remote User Interface (RUI) systems, a technology which allows consumers to view and manage operator content on home networked TVs
SupraXD® and SupraTV® Set Top Box solutions for worldwide satellite and cable set top markets
New COACH-based digital camera designs supporting stills, HD 720P and HD 1080P video capture for the next generation of major brand digital cameras
VaddisHD™ High Definition Multimedia Processor platforms supporting Blu-Ray, DVD and HD Media Players
New Quatro®-based platforms for All-in-one color laser printers and connected mobile printing
Meetings with Zoran are by appointment in North Hall room N120 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
About Zoran Corporation
Zoran Corporation, based in Sunnyvale, California, is a leading provider of digital solutions in the growing digital entertainment and digital imaging markets. With two decades of expertise developing and delivering digital signal processing technologies, Zoran has pioneered high-performance digital audio and video, imaging applications, and Connect Share Entertain™ technologies for the digital home. Zoran's proficiency in integration delivers major benefits for OEM customers, including greater capabilities within each product generation, reduced system costs, and shorter time to market. Zoran-based DTV, set-top box, DVD, HD Media Player, digital camera, multimedia mobile phone, and multifunction printer products have received recognition for excellence and are now in hundreds of millions of homes and offices worldwide. With headquarters in the U.S. and additional operations in China, England, France, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Sweden and Taiwan, Zoran may be contacted on the World Wide Web at www.zoran.com or at 408-523-6500.
Zoran, the Zoran logo, Quatro, SupraFRC, SupraHD, SupraXD and VaddisHD are trademarks or registered trademarks of Zoran Corporation and its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. All other names and brands may be claimed as property of others.
(First posted on Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 14:23 EST)