StreamSDK is now available on the MT8516 chipset from MediaTek. StreamUnlimited developed StreamSDK to be flexible enough to run on multiple hardware configurations, resulting in opportunity for brand customers looking to remain with their chosen SoC supplier or to select the best hardware module for the product feature set, price point and target market. The MT8516 chipset from MediaTek is a popular integrated application processing platform and the combination with StreamSDK enables seamless product integration.
Features of the MT8516 chipset include an integrated quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex A35 MP Core operating up to 1.3 GHz, raw NAND and eMMC support, WiFi, Bluetooth 5 and BTLE 4.0 with RF built-in and multiple I/O including I2S x2 (4 channels), TDM (up to 8 channels), PDM (2 channels), SPDIF Rx/Tx and embedded 2 channel stereo audio DAC and ADC. The MT8516 platform also supports Dual-band (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO.
Providing a powerful quad core platform and 1.3GHz CPU, feature integration possibilities include all popular online music streaming services, the Google Assistant, Chromecast built-in, Amazon Alexa and AirPlay 2 enabled products, whilst offering a future proof solution optimized for cost and low power consumption.
StreamSDK has been carefully designed by StreamUnlimited to consider the latest requirements of all major audio features including the Google Assistant, Chromecast built-in, AirPlay 2, Spotify Connect and Amazon Voice Services. It can be applied in connected Soundbars, smart speakers, network audio streaming players, premium audio, smart home ecosystems and other devices. This unique offering places StreamUnlimited at the forefront of a multi-dimensional industry and maintains the position of the company as the first-choice global system integration partner for the world’s leading audio brands.