Parag Naik, CEO of Saankhya Labs, delivered a keynote address at the IEEE conference 2019 where he talked about the next-gen broadcasting solution, 5G broadcast based on the convergence of broadcast and broadband network. It can reduce congestion on the mobile network by offloading data heavy video files from broadband network to the broadcast network.
A semiconductor startup ecosystem has taken a long time to emerge in a country where MNCs have been getting their chip design work done for the past 35 years. But it’s finally catching headwinds. The roll-out of higher bandwidth 5G in India next year could be an inflection point as it will create opportunities for semiconductor startups.
The Mark One powered by Saankhya Labs is the world's first ATSC 3.0 enabled mobile phone. It is an Android smartphone with built-in Saankhya Labs SL4000 ATSC 3.0 receiver chip providing NextGen TV reception, tuning and demodulation.
Saankhya Labs CEO Parag Naik gave an interview to Money Control where he discussed about about the journey of the founders and the company since inception, current offerings & solutions being developed and future plans of Saankhya Labs.