coder-decoder


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coder-decoder

[¦kōd·ər dē¦kōd·ər]
(electronics)
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provided a coder-decoder device that converted the video and voice signals in the necessary digital format to transmit full-motion video over the phone lines.
The patents relate to the analog to digital coder-decoder ("codec") circuitry used in various audio chips, including those used in the sound systems of personal computers.
The design win involves an application-specific SLIC (subscriber line interface circuit) and CODEC coder-decoder chip in a plastic surface mount quad flatpack.
The voice coder-decoder (CODEC) is capable of compressing standard 64K pulsecode modulation (PCM) voice down to 8K.
Also, their high levels of processing performance allow coder-decoders to be implemented by software.