Mobile TV Chips Hit Milestone Price Point

June 2006
Electronic News;6/19/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 25, p56
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a report from analysis firm ABI Research that several semiconductor manufacturers claim to have designed mobile phone TV chipsets for a price of $10. According to Alan Varghese, principal analyst for ABI Research's wireless semiconductor research, the price of mobile TV sets will continue to fall. ABI Research asserted that the relationship between factors like frequency allocation, technology choices, operator strategies and partnerships with content creators will also play a part in the industry's growth.


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