Montpellier, France & Taipei, Taiwan – September 09, 2016 — ALi Corporation, a leading innovator and developer of set-top box chipsets, and Voxtok, the creator of a unique audio entertainment suite, today announced their collaboration to have Voxtok Music pre-integrated on ALi’s Connected Audio and Set Top Box SOCs. The partnership solution aims to benefit STB and audio manufacturers with accelerated time-to-market and cost advantages, to bring a consistent, comprehensive and advanced music ecosystem to audio and Pay-TV industries, by having innovative user experiences and differentiating value-added services.
Both companies are joining their efforts in order to build cost-effective audio solutions for the growing multi-room market and with special attention to its convergence with TV.
The first fruit of this close collaboration is a cost-effective multi-room audio system, a mass-market version of the Voxtok 2015 CES Awarded Audio device, the Audio Capsule.
Several other devices or modules are derived from it and will appear later on the market.
‘We believe in the convergence of audio and TV, and have developed advanced solutions with this aim. We’re glad to collaborate with ALi Corporation and to combine our skills and technologies, bringing the best multi-room ecosystem to manufacturers, brands and operators”, says Jean-Charles Verdie, CTO of Voxtok.
ALi based Voxtok product designs are leveraging the flexibility and security accessible from M3733, as well as HEVC M3627 product lines. ALi and Voxtok are looking ahead at next generation products combined with the best of high resolution audio with 4K ALi Video chipset.
“In Voxtok, we found a partner, who like us, believes in the value of merging Connected Audio devices with the big screen, thinking that audio is also moving through its performance and quality evolution just like video. ALi is proud to join Voxtok Music on the side,with prestigious audio firms like Elipson, Tangent, Didit and Inprodicon. We are jointly opening a new market segment by merging Audio and Video”, says Francois Galy Senior Vice President New Business Division of ALi corporation.
Voxtok Music combines Services & Content, Products and Technologies.
Services & Content: Streaming (MP3 to CD) and downloading (MP3 to Hi-Res) white-label platform, Music Intelligence, Discovery & recommendation, multi-source, Acoustic recognition.
Products (ALi Based) integrating Voxtok Music providing advanced audio devices, from audiophiles to mass-market, are provided or designed by Voxtok.
Technologies for STB and TVs, regarding multi-room control, audio services and HbbTV.
Visitors to IBC 2016, taking place on September 9-13 in Amsterdam, are welcome to a first-hand experience of the bundled solution at ALi’s suites BM 19 & 20, 2F, Hall 1
Voxtok provides the best music experience to Audio and TV Markets.
Voxtok designs from high-end to mass-market modern audio solutions based on its audio entertainment suite, Voxtok Music. It is available for operators and manufacturers, bringing a real audio ecosystem, which combines Content & Services, Products and technologies.
Voxtok has been labelled as an innovative audio company in a tribute to French masters of High-Definition audio. See (in French) « Hommage aux Maîtres Français du son haute définition, De Georges CABASSE à Jean-Michel JARRE »
Voxtok has been named a 2015 CES Innovation Award Honoree for High Performance Home Audio/Video.
Voxtok operates from France (R&D) and Asia (Taïwan). For more information, please visit www.voxtok.com and follow us at @voxtok, Facebook and LinkedIn to join the conversation.
About ALi Corporation
ALi Corporation is a leading innovator and developer in the set-top box (STB) system-on-chip (SoC) market. By fully leveraging its core expertise in the set-top box industry, ALi Corp.’s solutions are recognized for their high levels of integration, superior performance reliability, premier customer oriented service and compelling cost structure. Hundreds of Pay TV operators have adopted ALi Corp.’s solutions worldwide. ALi Corp. was founded in 1987 with headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan, R&D centers as well as sales offices in Hsinchu, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Geneva, Seoul, and Noida, and technical support teams throughout Asia. For more information, please visit www.alitech.com
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