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Video Codec IP


WAVE637DV

WAVE637DV is a 4K multi-standard video codec HW IP that supports AV1, HEVC/H.265, AVC/H.264, and VP9 video codec standard. It provides 4K60fps@500MHz real-time encoding and decoding performance with a single-core solution.

 

WAVE637DV is based on WAVE6 architecture which is the latest C&M video architecture. WAVE6 architecture is designed to cover a wide range of requirements from customers who are looking for high-performance and high-quality encoder IP. In order to achieve improved encoding image quality, WAVE6 encoding tools have been enhanced from WAVE5 encoding tools. The additional improvements in WAVE6 architecture are shown in the following as well:

 

  • Improved bandwidth efficiency

  • Reduced external memory size & latency during the encoding process

  • Competitive IP size & single clock design

 

WAVE637DV is a favorable video IP solution for edge servers (video transcoding, data center, and video analytics), mobile devices, GPU, automotive, surveillance, AR/VR, and various consumer devices.

Video Codec Standards

  • AV1 4K60fps@500MHz, Main Profile@L5.1

  • HEVC 4K60fps@500MHz, Main/Main10/MSP and MSP10@L5.1

  • AVC* 4K60fps@500MHz, CBP/MP/HP/HP/HP10 @L5.1 

  • VP9 4K60fps@500MHz, Profile 0 and Profile 2 (decoder only)

Interfaces

  • AMBA3 32bit APB interface for communication with host CPU​​

  • AMBA3 128bit AXI interface for data transmission

  • Primary AXI interface and an optional secondary AXI interface

Features

  • Frame buffer compression

  • Multi-instances

  • 3rd Party I/F

  • I/P/B picture encoding

  • Picture/Block level rate control

  • Background encoding

  • Low power consumption

  • Low delay encoding

*AVC: interlaced coding tools are not supported. 

 

WAVE633

WAVE633 is a 4K multi-standard video codec HW IP that supports HEVC/H.265, and AVC/H.264, video codec standard. It provides 4K60fps@500MHz real-time encoding and decoding performance with a single-core solution.

 

WAVE633 is based on WAVE6 architecture which is the latest C&M video architecture. WAVE6 architecture is designed to cover a wide range of requirements from customers who are looking for high-performance and high-quality encoder IP. In order to achieve improved encoding image quality, WAVE6 encoding tools have been enhanced from WAVE5 encoding tools. The additional improvements in WAVE6 architecture are shown in the following as well:

 

  • Improved bandwidth efficiency

  • Reduced external memory size & initial latency during the encoding process

  • Competitive IP size

 

WAVE633 is a favorable video IP solution for edge servers (video transcoding, data center, and video analytics), mobile devices, GPU, automotive, surveillance, AR/VR, and various consumer devices.

Video Codec Standards

  • HEVC 4K60fps@500MHz, Main/Main10/MSP and MSP10@L5.1

  • AVC* 4K60fps@500MHz, CBP/MP/HP/HP/HP10 @L5.1 

Interfaces

  • AMBA3 32bit APB interface for communication with host CPU​​

  • AMBA3 128bit AXI interface for data transmission

  • Primary AXI interface and an optional secondary AXI interface

Features

  • Frame buffer compression

  • Multi-instances

  • 3rd Party I/F (optional)

  • I/P picture encoding

  • Picture/Frame level rate control

  • Background encoding

  • Low power consumption

  • Low delay encoding

*AVC: interlaced coding tools are not supported. 

 
 
WAVE633LC

WAVE633LC is a 4K multi-standard video codec HW IP that supports HEVC/H.265, and AVC/H.264, video codec standard. It provides 4K60fps@500MHz real-time encoding and decoding performance with a single-core solution.

 

WAVE633LC is based on WAVE6 architecture which is the latest C&M video architecture. WAVE6 architecture is designed to cover a wide range of requirements from customers who are looking for high-performance and high-quality encoder IP. In order to achieve improved encoding image quality, WAVE6 encoding tools have been enhanced from WAVE5 encoding tools. The additional improvements in WAVE6 architecture are shown in the following as well:

 

  • Improved bandwidth efficiency

  • Reduced external memory size & latency during the encoding process

  • Competitive IP size & single clock design

 

WAVE633LC is a favorable video IP solution for edge servers (video transcoding, data center, and video analytics), mobile devices, GPU, automotive, surveillance, AR/VR, and various consumer devices.

Video Codec Standards

  • HEVC 4K60fps@500MHz, Main/Main10/MSP and MSP10@L5.1

  • AVC* 4K60fps@500MHz, CBP/MP/HP/HP/HP10 @L5.1 

Interfaces

  • AMBA3 32bit APB interface for communication with host CPU​​

  • AMBA3 128bit AXI interface for data transmission

  • Primary AXI interface and an optional secondary AXI interface

Features

  • Frame buffer compression

  • Multi-instances

  • 3rd Party I/F

  • I/P picture encoding

  • Picture/Frame level rate control

  • Background encoding

  • Low power consumption

  • Low delay encoding

*AVC: interlaced coding tools are not supported. 

 

WAVE521CL

WAVE521CL is a low-cost 4K codec IP to support both HEVC/H.265 and AVC/H.264 video formats. The IP core provides high-performance encode and decode capability up to 4K@60fps with a single-core architecture and an optimized silicon area for 4K Ultra-HD applications. WAVE521CL is able to encode and/or decode any resolution up to 8192x4096 and guarantees real-time performance for encoding/decoding 4K60fps @500MHz and is highly optimized for memory bandwidth loading and excellent power management.

Video Codec Standard

  • Encoder 

    • HEVC/H.265 Main and Main Still Picture Profile @L5.1 ​​

    • AVC/H.264 Baseline/Constrained Baseline/Main/High Profiles Level@L5.2

  • Decoder 

    • HEVC/H.265 Main and Main Still Picture Profile @L5.1 

    • AVC/H.264 Baseline/Constrained Baseline/Main/High Profiles Level@L5.2

Interface

  • 32-bit AMBA2 APB bus​​

  • 128-bit AMBA3 AXI bus

  • Primary AXI interface and an optional secondary AXI interface

Features

  • Low power consumption​

  • Latency tolerance

  • Configurable IP

  • WPP encoding with a single slice

  • Rotation and mirroring

  • Handling multi-instances

  • Programmability

  • 3DNR

  • Frame-based processing

  • AIR for error resilience

  • Frame buffer compression (CFrame)

  • Burst Write Back

  • Down-scaler

  • Map converter

 
WAVE521C

WAVE521C is a 4K multi-format codec IP to support both HEVC/H.265 and AVC/H.264 video formats. The IP core provides high-performance encode and decode capability up to 4K60fps with a single-core architecture and an optimized silicon area for 4K Ultra-HD applications such as security IP-cameras, wearable cameras, drone cameras, automotive, NVR, and more. WAVE521C is able to encode and/or decode any resolution up to 8192x4096 and guarantees real-time performance for encoding/decoding 4K60fps @500MHz. In addition, by sharing common blocks of the HEVC/H.265 and AVC/H.264 codec, the IP architecture becomes streamlined with minimum logics and memories fitting into small-sized SoCs. Thereby SoCs using WAVE521C are perfectly suited for applications requiring high performance with very low power consumption.

Video Codec Standard

  • Encoder

    • HEVC/H.265 Main/Main10 Profile, Main Still/Main10 Still Profile @L5.1​

    • AVC/H.264 BP/CBP/MP/HP/HP/HP10 @L5.1

  • Decoder

    • HEVC/H.265 Main/Main10 Profile @L5.1 High-tier​​

    • AVC/H.264 BP/CBP/MP/HP/HP10 @L5.2

Interfaces

  • AMBA3 32bit APB interface for communication with host CPU​​

  • AMBA3 128bit AXI interface for data transmission

  • Primary AXI interface and an optional secondary AXI interface

Features

  • Low delay​​

  • Low power consumption

  • Configurable IP

  • Latency tolerance

  • Programmability

  • Multi-instances

  • 3DNR

  • Frame buffer compression (CFrame)

  • Down-scaler

  • Rotation/Mirroring

  • Bit-depth and chroma format conversion

  • Burst Write Back

  • Map converter