Compal Communications Chooses SPIRIT DSP Voice Solution for 3G Video Phone
Moscow, Russia, 11 Aug 2006 — SPIRIT DSP, the world’s leading provider of embedded voice and communication software products, announced today that Compal Communications (CCI), one of the largest ODMs in the world, has licensed SPIRIT’s voice solution for its advanced 3G video PDA phone. Compal Communications is expected to ship a total of 68 million handsets in 2006, up 80% on-year, according to the Chinese Commercial Times.
Helping CCI deliver VoIP-enabled 3G video phone SPIRIT licensed TeamSpirit (TM) Mobile voice engine components to integrate into CCI handset to enhance video call’s voice. Now CCI handset users will be able to make 3G video calls with uncompromised voice performance. Originally the voice of video call has not been optimized for various mobile portable devices. That’s why big and reputable ODMs like CCI are selecting SPIRIT’s voice software to make mobile voice in 3G VT clearer.
“After we integrated SPIRIT’s voice solution into CCI new 3G video phone, our users immediately benefited from high voice quality”, said Mr. James Lo, Deputy Director of CCI product planning office. “The VoIP 3G VT market demands the highest quality of voice service possible in order to grow fast. Integration, design and deployment process of SPIRIT’s voice software was simple and fast for us. And SPIRIT voice quality is uncompromised.”
The latest CCI 3G video phone incorporates ARM processor, enabling effective consumption of mobile device resources running the most compact SPIRIT mobile voice solution. SPIRIT’s mobile voice engine includes echo and noise canceling, jitter buffer, PLC and vocoders and helps mobile OEMs to quickly deliver mass products for the voice over Wi-Fi market.
3G revenues will reach US$ 118 billion by 2010, and the largest revenue generator predicted to be “Rich Voice”, i.e. high fidelity voice with simultaneous transmission of video, images and other forms of personalized data.
“We are very glad to be selected as a provider of mobile voice solution to CCI’s advanced 3G video phone. Using SPIRIT mobile voice engine mobile OEMs can quickly deploy VoIP-enabled handsets with superb voice performance over WiFi and 3G” – said Andrew Sviridenko, chairman of SPIRIT DSP
SPIRIT’s mobile voice engine ensures the lowest device MIPS and power consumption on ARM9 and ARM9E and delivers the highest quality voice over 3G connections in the noisy environments. CCI deployed SPIRIT voice product along with HTC, Kyocera, Ericsson and other OEMs in Asia and Northern Europe. SPIRIT mobile voice technologies are already utilized in mobile devices now distributed by T-Mobile, Orange, and Vodafone.
SPIRIT DSP (www.spiritDSP.com) is the world’s leading provider of carrier-grade voice & video software engines since 1996. SPIRIT communication software is used in over 80 countries and powers more than 100 million voice channels. SPIRIT counts among its direct customers Adobe, ARM, AT&T, Blizzard, BT, China Mobile, Cisco, Ericsson, HP, HTC, Huawei, Korea Telecom, Kyocera, LG, Microsoft, NEC, Oracle, Polycom, Radvision, Samsung, Siemens, Skype, Texas Instruments, Toshiba, ZTE, and 200+ other telcos, OEMs and software vendors. SPIRIT smart-phone OEM customers’ shipments jointly exceed 60% share of the global market.