FirstNews Briefs: ZTE, Broadpeak, Chunghwa Telecom, PCTEL, Jabra
ZTE USA announced the launch of the new ZTE Warp Sync. The phone is fourth in a series of Warp phones. The ZTE Warp Sync will be available at Boost Mobile on August 26 for $179.99. It features a 5-inch HD Gorilla Glass display, removable Li-ion 2300mAh battery, Android 4.4.2 KitKat, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad-Core 1.2GHz processor, and 8 MP LED flash rear-camera along with a 1.6 MP front-camera.
Broadpeak, a provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and live and video-on-demand (VOD) servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, announced that Chunghwa Telecom, a telecommunications operator in Taiwan, has selected Broadpeak solutions to power a trial project for a new 4K HEVC streaming service. Utilizing Broadpeak's server and CDN manager solutions that support the HEVC compression standard and set-top boxes, Chunghwa Telecom delivers 4K VOD and NVOD content to a range of devices.
PCTEL, Inc. today announced its latest solution for in-building wireless networks. The Ceiling Mount Universal WiFi Enclosure with MIMO Antenna is compatible with most access points from major manufacturers, including Aruba Networks, Cisco, Extreme Networks, and MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS.
Jabra today announced Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless, new earbuds and an all-in-one training solution with the Jabra Sport Life application. It combines an in-ear biometric heart rate monitor, Dolby Digital sound and real-time voice coaching. Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless will be available for $199 at Best Buy stores and BestBuy.com beginning late September.