GPS MDTV mobile digital TV
On December 22, 2009, Siano Mobile Silicon announced that the world's largest personal navigation device (PND) makers, Garmin, Mio, Navigon and others - have integrated its leading MDTV receiver chips into their latest consumer GPS products. The design wins represent a major penetration of the consumer GPS market for Siano, further enhancing its position as a one-stop shop for MDTV chip solutions in emerging mobile TV markets. Based on Siano's family of high-performing receiver chips, the PND devices will offer a superior mobile digital TV (MDTV) viewing experience - enabling reception in the most extreme conditions to meet the high demands of PND users, such as crystal clear reception in tough urban canyons, and when traveling at high speeds. Siano enables all vendors with free-to-the-user mobile TV viewing, transmitting television programmes from major terrestrial television channels. Representative of Siano's global market reach, the navigation plus TV devices with Siano inside are available in Korea, Europe, China, and Brazil, supporting the different mobile TV technologies of these regions.