EFY Times  
Thursday, April 17, 2014

 
GO
 
 

iPPea TV Brings 'Smart' Android Experience
 
Home >> Consumer Electronics >> Product Launch
 
iPPea TV Brings 'Smart' Android Experience  
 
   
Rate this news:  (0 Votes)
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 SUNNYVALE, USA: MIPS technologies and iPPea Inc announced the iPPea TV, an Android 4.0 "Ice Cream Sandwich" dongle that brings the 'smart' Android experience to any HDMI-enabled DTV for $50 (US), which can now be ordered from iPPea.








Usually entertainment features like streaming video and music, Internet browsing, social media, apps, gaming,etc are available mostly on expensive smart TVs. With iPPea TV any consumer can experience these features without having to purchase an expensive high-end smart TV.

The iPPea TV uses the JZ4770 mobile applications processor from Ingenic Semiconductor, a China-based CPU provider for mobile multimedia applications. The JZ4770 SoC is powered by a MIPS-Based XBurst CPU running at 1.2 GHz. In addition, iPPea TV features support for Android 4.0.3, 802.11b/g/n Wifi, USB 2.0, 2GB storage with support for up to 32GB external storage via a microSD slot, support for 1080p HD video and most popular audio/video formats, and other advanced functionality.

Gideon Intrater, VP of marketing, MIPS, said: "Because of the extremely low power consumption of the MIPS architecture, we have also worked successfully with licensees and OEMs to bring affordable Android 4.0 tablets to emerging markets. We applaud iPPea for leveraging the performance and power efficiency of the MIPS architecture to create a device that represents the future of affordable connected consumer entertainment."

Ms. Amanda Senkowski, CEO, iPPea, said that the inherent power efficiency of the device can be fully powered by a standard USB port, which is available in most DTVs. There is no requirement of a heat sink.



Print Email Post Comment 
(Total Views: 1142)
 
Share
 
 
Consumer Electronics News
   
Now, Convert Your Smartphone Camera Into A Handy Microscope!
Nokia X Gets A Price Cut! Now Available At Rs 7,027
These Samsung devices Are Compatible With New Gear Wearables
Gionee Elife E7 Mini Now Available In India For Rs 18,999
Asus Fonepad 7 Dual SIM Tablet Launched For Rs 12,999
 
 
 
     
     
     
Press Release
     
eBay & CAIT Partner To Benefit Indian ...
Siemens Makes Nearly $660M Investment ...
First Shipment Of 3D Printers Arrives ...
Research And Markets: Global PU Coating ...
Orange Celebrates The 10 Millionth ...
GigOptix Announces Leadership Position ...
Larson Electronics Releases 25’ ...
JOT’s Desktop Robot Enables Focused ...
Molex Adds EXTreme Ten60Power Split ...
Research And Markets: Global Rare Earth ...
Sarasota Interventional Radiology ...
Intelligent Hospital Systems Acquired ...
Arrow Selected As HP PartnerOne ...
Research And Markets: Automotive ...
Research And Markets: Global UV Curable ...
Low Capacitance, Low Clamping Voltage ...
Agilent Technologies Announces ...
Research And Markets: Global Surface ...
Research And Markets: Next Generation ...
Research And Markets: Global IGBT And ...
Free Keithley Web-Based Seminar Shares ...
SanDisk Announces First Quarter 2014 ...
Engility Wins $40 Million Electronic ...
Univision’s First Fully Dedicated ...
Research And Markets: Global Frequency ...
 
Research And Markets: Global Quartz ...
Research And Markets: Global Surface ...
Research And Markets: Global Surge ...
Energy-Saving Power Family From ...
Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop: Trusted OS For ...
Global Graphic Processor Market Report
A Landmark 15th Year For Mindtree: ...
Tokenless Two-Factor Authentication ...
Aircel Launches Entrance Exam ...
Gionee Pioneer P4 The 4.5 Inch ...
ZESTRON South Asia New Headquarters ...
Tata DOCOMO Launches Industry First, ...
Boston-Based Eastern Bank Selects ...
Telerik Open Sources World’s Largest ...
Hitachi Systems Micro Clinic Launches ...
Global MEMS Pressure Sensors Market ...
Global Motion Sensor For Tablet Market ...
Research And Forecast Of China Laser ...
Spherix Engages Hayden IR To Launch ...
IMAX And China's WASU Group Announce ...
Adrenalin HRMS Now In Windows App Store
TI Supports iBeacon Technology Across ...
Global 3D Printing Materials Market ...
Smart Automation Launches First ...
Frost & Sullivan: Fiber-To-The-Antenna ...
     
     
     
     
     
Most popular
 
Features
Learn JavaScript Through These 10 Good Video Tutorials!
Honestly, videos are a much better choice to learn something, JavaScript in this case. What say? ...
10 Must-Read Books On NoSQL Architecture
With Big Data being the latest trend, NoSQL is one skill to learn and embrace......
8 Apps To Speed Up Internet On Your Android Device
Well, if slow internet on your Android device is stopping you from bringing out the best of the platform, the following apps are a must for you!...
A List Of 8 Free Wi-Fi Hacking Tools For You!
Want to break into your own Wi-Fi network and know how secure it is? The following tools will help you a great deal. ...
Want To Learn Wi-Fi Hacking? Here Are 10 Good Websites For You!
The following websites will guide you through the essentials in Wi-Fi hacking....
12 Very Important Tools For Hadoop Users
When it comes to Big Data, its often all about the tools!...
6 Distributed File Systems For Big Data
What do you do when you have a zetabyte of data to analyse?...
13 Free Disk Encryption, Network Authentication And Port Scanning Tools
Do you take adequate steps to protect your data? These tools will help....
5 Open Source Native XML Databases For Big Data Analysis
Big Data analysis is done by both small and big firms today, with huge amounts of data coming in from users....
10 Useful Free Linux IRC Cliients
IRC client are meant for text-based chat on Linux. They were first developed in 1988....
10 Super Useful Free Apps For Data Mining
Data Mining is perhaps the most important aspects of Big Data analysis....
15 Open Source Apps For Scientific Application
Want to solve chemical equations on your computer? Here's how....
12 Amazing Free Data Analysis Software For You
All that data you collect from users can be more useful to your enterprise than you think. Professionals use these apps to prove it....
13 Open Source Software For Mathematics, Computer Algebra and Statistical Analysis
Computers have advanced to a point where apps are available for almost everything. Exhibit A as follows....
10 Open Source VoIP Software!
Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is definitely a good service to reduce calling costs....
 
  View All
Dialogue
 
HTC Is Strong And There Are No Plans Of Sale Now Or In Future, Says HTC's Senior Director-Marketing
Atithya Amaresh from EFYTimes had an exclusive chat with Sirpa H. Ikola, senior director, Marketing, South Asia, HTC about its devices and its plans w...
“Cloud And Hybrid Hosting Are The Way To Go!”
Diksha P Gupta from Open Source For You spoke to Anil Chandaliya, chief network administrator, ESDS, about how customers can play safe while dealing w...
"Linux Interoperability Has Been Enabled Through Work Across Microsoft"
Diksha P Gupta from the OSFY team spoke to Dr K Y Srinivasan, principal architect at Microsoft, about how the company is moving ahead on the open trac...
"For Modern Day Tablets And Smartphones, Android Has Become A Default"
Diksha P Gupta from EFYTimes.com spoke to Indrajit Sabharwal, managing director, Simmtronics Semiconductors Ltd, about the compan...
"Torvalds' Blunt, Harsh Criticism Helps Open Source Grow"
Steve Ballmer called Linux 'cancer, which attached itself... to everything it touches,' in 2001 and oh-so-rightly. ...
   
  View All
Videos
 
First Look: LG Optimus G
The phone sports a high-end display and comes powered by a powerful processor. ...
Create QR-Codes For Free
TEC-IT releases the freeware QR-Code Studio to provide a quick and convenient way of QR code creation for every application scenario....
DoT Secretary Shares Plans For Growth Of Telecom Sector
M.F. Farooqui has recently taken charge as secretary, Department of Telecom....
Hands-On: Sony Xperia Z
Xperia Z is Sony's first entrant model in the big-screen smartphone category. ...
Hands On: Videocon A30 Smartphone
Videocon, the consumer electronics company which is known for its refrigerators, washing machine and air-conditioner has unveiled its Android-based sm...
   
View All
   
 
MWC 2014
 
MWC 2014: Tablet Lets People Feel Textures On Its Screen
Now feel what you see on your tablet, by way of ultrasonic waves....
MWC 2014: 4K Android Tablet Games To Kill Consoles, iPad
Tablet makers like Samsung want to beat the iPad by making 4K tabs. ...
MWC 2014: This Vodafone Backpack Helps Get Network In Disaster Situations
Two engineers of Vodafone New Zealand displayed the "mini" mobile network by Vodafone substructure in a backpack. ...
MWC 2014: Wilocity Chipset To Bring 'Lightening' Speed To Mobile Phones
Wilocity has developed a WiGig chipset for mobile phones that will bring lightning-fast wireless capability ...
MWC 2014: Samsung Introduces Octacore, Hexacore Chipsets
The Korean giant, Samsung unveiled two new octacore and hexacore chipsets at MWC 2014, in Barcelona. The company previously used Exynos 5 Octa 5410 ch...
MWC 2014: Alcatel Unveils PIXI 7 Tablet With Android 4.4
Alcatel arrived at the MWC 2014 with yet another low cost Android tablet, priced at $110 ...
MWC 2014: LG F70 Unveiled With Android 4.4
LG announced the new LTE-enabled Android smartphone, LG F70, at MWC 2014 in Barcelona. ...
   
View All
   
 
Events
 
19th Consumer Electronic Imaging Fair To Be Held On ...

View All
   
   
 
 

home archives contact us advertise with us
           
Magazines Portals Directories Events News Verticals Educational Institute  
Electronics for You
Open Source for You
Facts for You
Electronics Bazaar
electronicsforu.com
efytimes.com
bpotimes.com
linuxforu.com
Electronics Annual Guide
EFY EXPO
EFY Awards
EduTech Expo
OSIDAYS Expo
Electronics
Infotech
Linux & Open Source
Consumer Electronics
Science & Technology
BPO
EFY Techcenter 
 
 
© Copyright 2014 EFY Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without written permission is prohibited.
Usage of the content from the web site is subject to Terms and Conditions