MStar’s MPEG-4 HD Set-Top Box Chipsets Have Been Selected by TrueVisions for Thailand Market

Zhubei, Taiwan, January 07, 2015 --( MStar Semiconductor, Inc., a leading semiconductor company for display and digital home solutions, today announces its MPEG-4 HD Set-Top-Box chipset solution was selected by TrueVisions, a Thailand's largest provider of subscription-based television serving through CATV and DSTV systems, for Thailand market.

The MStar’s MPEG-4 HD chipsets offer high-definition set-top-boxes (STB) applications, and support advanced security mechanism by conditional access (CA) while maintaining effective overall system cost. TrueVisions chose MStar STB SoC Solution for HD zappers to deliver an even better user experience and to enable the service provider to win more subscribers and grow its revenues in Thailand Satellite STB services.

Mr. Vichai Sernvongsat, CTO of TrueVisions says, “We’re pleased to select MStar NDS advanced security solution. With MStar STB solution, our subscribers will experience high-efficient HD program broadcasting service in the region. We are committed to delivering a world class STB viewing experience with consolidated STB platform.”

“To provide TrueVisions with a well-performance solution, we also offer the world class security integrated set-top-box platform as market demanded,”
says Dennis Lai, Sales VP of set-top box Business Unit at MStar Semiconductor Inc. “We are pleased to support TrueVisions for Thailand Pay-TV market. Leveraging our cutting-edge set-top box platform, TrueVisions will further build upon their success.”

About MStar Semiconductor, Inc.
MStar Semiconductor, Inc. (“MStar”) is a world-class leader in Application Specific ICs (“ASIC”) with a focus on consumer electronic products and communication applications. Since the inception in 2002, MStar has established a strong brand and leadership position in LCD controller, analog and digital TV and set-top box by fully leveraging its core expertise of cutting-edge design capabilities, continuous innovation and premier customer-focused services. Headquartered in Taiwan, MStar has a comprehensive global footprint of international R&D and customer support centers to provide a full range of total solutions for various consumer electronic applications. For more information, please visit

About TrueVisions
True Visions is Thailand's leading pay television operator under the license of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC). With the best variety of packages comprising world class channels and a comprehensive selection of HD, True Visions offers the best home entertainment and cater to the lifestyles of all generations with innovative services of the Personal Video Recorder (PVR), True Visions Anywhere (Over the Top Viewing) and set top box services that brings convenience and enjoyment to the whole family. Customers additionally can choose from either a DTH service or a cable connection with unique dual and triple play convergence offerings with True Online hi-speed internet and True Move mobile. Together with award-winning customer service excellence and a commitment towards trust and being the best in the business, True Visions is poised to lead the next generation of entertainment. For more information, please visit
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