Las Vegas, NV January 4th, 2014 – Liquid Image has selected Altair Semiconductor as the 4G chipset supplier for the Ego LS Camera that has been developed to Live Stream Videos and Images through the Verizon 4G LTE network to Social Networks and Cloud Servers.
The Ego LS is a multi-functional Connected Device camera with 4 Wireless Features embedded in the device including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Low Frequency RF. The Altair chipset was selected as the 4G LTE solution inside of the Liquid Image Ego LS. This key component is integral to the success of the cameras streaming performance over LTE.
“Liquid Image selected Altair for their ability to achieve the right performance and power consumption requirements. Creating a chip for a small battery operated device like the Ego LS has unique and challenging requirements, but this is an area in which Altair shines.” Kent Pearson, Co-Founder and President for Liquid Image.
Altair Semiconductor is the leading provider of single-mode LTE solutions. The company is enabling the introduction of connected devices such as the Ego LS at a marginally higher cost than WiFi-only devices.
“We view the Ego LS launch as a perfect example of how broad IoT opportunities are becoming. This has been one of Altair's strategic focuses, and to that end, we believe that we offer a highly differentiated portfolio to our partners.” Eran Eshed, Co-Founder and VP of Marketing & Business Development for Altair Semiconductor
Applications for 4G LTE with the EGO LS include Live Streaming beyond the range of Wi-Fi connectivity. The 4G LTE streaming feature is useful for a variety of applications including: security, training, monitoring, promotion, social sharing, sporting events and more. Projected markets include Consumer, Event Promotions, Business, Health, Public Safety, and Military.
About Liquid Image®
Liquid Image Co, LLC, manufactures Cameras, Connected Devices, Telecom Products, and Wearable Technologies. Liquid Image products have been distributed in over 100 countries and across multiple sales channels that include: Telecom, Consumer Electronics, Photo, Sporting Goods, Power Sports, Snow Sports, Gift, Gadget, Marine, Resort and Rental markets. The corporate office is located in Santa Rosa, CA, with an international office located in Hong Kong. www.liquidimageco.com PH: (707) 284-1585 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org