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Issue No.04 - July/August (1999 vol.19)
pp: 56-65
This article demonstrates the flexibility and usefulness of SuperENC, an architecture for a single-chip MPEG-2 video encoder. The architecture, based on three-layer cooperation, provides flexible data transfer that improves the encoder's versatility, scalability, and video quality. The LSI chip was successfully fabricated in the 0.25-micron, four-metal CMOS process. Its small size and low power consumption make it ideal for a wide range of applications, such as DVD recorders, PC card encoders, and HDTV encoders.
Mitsuo Ikeda, Toshio Kondo, Koyo Nitta, Kazuhito Suguri, Takeshi Yoshitome, Toshihiro Minami, Hiroe Iwasaki, Katsuyuki Ochiai, Jiro Naganuma, Makoto Endo, Yutaka Tashiro, Hiroshi Watanabe, Naoki Kobayashi, Tsuneo Okubo, Takeshi Ogura, Ryota Kasai, "SuperENC: MPEG-2 Video Encoder Chip", IEEE Micro, vol.19, no. 4, pp. 56-65, July/August 1999, doi:10.1109/40.782568
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