Microtune Announces Plug-and-Play RD


Microtune Inc. announced the availability of the "MT2111-PNP-RD" chip-set
reference design for plug-and-play TV receivers.

The company said the design will allow manufacturers of TVs to add cable
compatibility to their products.

Microtune said the reference design features a single silicon tuner for
analog and digital signals from both over-the-air broadcasters and cable.

The design meets the technical parameters of Cable Television Laboratories
Inc.’s OpenCable requirements, the vendor said, as well as Advanced Television
Systems Committee requirements.