Radvision and Pantech Team to Deliver LTE Video-Enabled VEGA Mobile Phones Featuring Radvision's BEEHD Video Client
(Marketwire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (Marketwire) -- 02/25/13 --
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Pantech'sLTE mobile handsets leverage the Radvision BEEHD Video Client to deliver high quality video capabilities and superior functionalityCombined technologies minimize CPU and power usage over LTE networks
Radvision, an Avaya Company, and Pantech, a leading LTE mobile phone manufacturer, today announced that they have teamed to deliver VEGA mobile phones with high quality video calling capabilities. Pantech, one of Korea's leading manufacturers of mobile handsets, is using Radvision's BEEHD Video Client Framework to design and develop video-enabled Android-based LTE mobile handsets.
Pantech is using the BEEHD Video Client Framework to develop an LTE handset based on the Google Android operating system, running on Qualcomm chipsets. The BEEHD Client Framework is equipped with easy-to-use, high-level APIs, an optimized media engine, patented video quality technology, flexible signaling capabilities, and innovative optional features that reduce time-to-market while optimizing interoperability. The BEEHD Client Framework also has internal IMS/VoLTE capabilities that allow building video enabled mobile handsets that can easily run on IMS/VoLTE compliant networks.
Quotes"We were familiar with Radvision's reputation for quality and innovation, and were impressed with the performance and capabilities of the BEEHD Client Framework. Radvision has worked closely with us to optimize the solution for using hardware-accelerated video processing. Together, we finely tuned the system to interoperate with the network on which the VEGA phone was deployed. With Radvision's BEEHD Client Framework, we were able to quickly and massively market LTE mobile handsets with exceptional video communication capabilities."
-- Jang seokjoon, Senior Member of Technical Staff, Pantech
"Pantech's selection is a testament to the flexibility and quality of the Radvision BEEHD Client Framework. From initial design through widescale deployment on major mobile operators' networks, Pantech is using BEEHD to deliver LTE mobile handsets with optimal video communication capabilities. We are very proud to team with such a significant player in the industry."
-- Pierre Hagendorf, General Manager, Technology Business Unit, Radvision
About Radvision, an Avaya CompanyRadvision, an Avaya company, is a leading provider of video conferencing and telepresence technologies over IP and wireless networks. Radvision teams with its channel and service provider partners to offer end-to-end visual communications that help businesses collaborate more efficiently. Radvision propels the unified communications evolution forward with unique technologies that harness the power of video, voice, and data over any network. Visit www.radvision.com, our blog, and follow us on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.
About PantechPantech Co., Ltd., is one of Korea's top three mobile handset makers. Pantech has received wide-ranging industry recognition for its innovative handset designs, and has also introduced a significant number of breakthrough technologies in the mobile phone industry. Established in 1991, Pantech collectively has approximately 3,000 employees and 3 regional sales offices worldwide. For more information on Pantech, please visit www.pantech.com.
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