StreamSDK software creates faster turnaround time for audio manufacturers through collaboration with Broadcom and Wistron
September 1, 2016 – Today StreamUnlimited, a provider of software solutions for connected audio products, announced Stream805. The new Stream805 module will make its international debut at IFA Global Markets from September 4th– 7th and CEDIA 2016 from September 15th – 17th.
With StrataGX, an advanced Broadcom processor, and Wistron’s hardware/BSP development, Stream805 runs StreamUnlimited’s StreamSDK and Google Cast™. This combination enables brands to quickly bring Google Cast™ into their product families, augmented with additional streaming audio features. Audio manufacturers can incorporate Stream805 into their audio products, allowing them to go to market more quickly and resourcefully by reducing product and software development times.
“We’re pleased to announce the debut of this robust, streaming module – the Stream805 – collaborating with Wistron and Broadcom,” said Frits Wittgrefe, chief executive officer for StreamUnlimited. “Over the last few months, we’ve worked closely and productively with Wistron and Broadcom to engineer Stream805, providing audio manufacturers with high-quality audio performance at a viable price point.”
“We have had a good collaboration with StreamUnlimited and Broadcom to design and develop Stream805. As designer and manufacturer, Wistron is excited to provide high-level service for audio manufacturers and brands with hardware design, RF evaluation, BSP development and audio system integration service,” said David Shen, President of Consumer & Smart Product Business Group of Wistron Corporation.
“Connected audio products, with overall shipments expected to top 100Mu by 2020, is an important target market for Broadcom,” said Dan Harding, VP Marketing for Broadcom, Ltd. “Our StrataGX BCM58300 processor family is an ideal solution for this market, with specialized audio hardware for wireless multi-room and multi-channel synchronization. By partnering with Wistron and StreamUnlimited we are able to deliver a turnkey connected audio system solution to our end customers.”
See the Stream805 demo by visiting StreamUnlimited at IFA Global Markets in Berlin, Germany from September 4th -7th, 2016 in Hall Station 3/105 and CEDIA 2016 in Dallas, Texas from September 15th – 17th, 2016 in the Omni Dallas Hotel. To make an appointment with StreamUnlimited at IFA Global Markets and/or CEDIA 2016, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Google Cast:
Google Cast™ is a technology that lets you cast your favorite entertainment from your phone, tablet or laptop right to your TV or speakers. Easily control your TV or speakers with apps you already know and love from your iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or tablet, Mac® or Windows® laptop, or Chromebook.
StreamSDK from StreamUnlimited is a software solution that transports any streaming audio functionality to multiple various consumer electronics devices including Internet radio and music services, UPnP/DLNA, Google Cast, USB, high resolution audio, BT, AirPlay, wireless and Ethernet, graphical user interface, Android and Apple iOS.
Founded in 2005, StreamUnlimited originated as a team of 25 engineers and in 10 years has built its’ own IP while tripling its size. Privately-owned StreamUnlimited is now a supplier of software solutions and modules for connected audio products. Partnering with all major semiconductor companies and technology providers in the consumer electronics channel, StreamUnlimited works with high-end audio, CEDIA-channel and premium and mainstream consumer electronics manufacturers located in the USA, Japan, China and Europe. For more details, visit www.StreamUnlimited.com.