Hardware decoder in the PCI Express Mini Card half-height form factor. Enables support for H.264/AVC, DivX, MPEG-2/4 and VC-1 video compression for image intensive applications requiring support for 1080p high definition multimedia content. BCM70015 decoder card can be put in Apple TV 1 to be used with Crystalbuntu.For how to use BCM70015 with Apple TV and Crystalbuntu, please check the following link:
Form Factor: PCI Express Mini Card (half-height with extension adapter)
Chipset: AVC, DivX, MPEG-2/4, VC-1 Video/Audio Decoder: BCM70015
Supported Resolution: QCIF up to 1920 x 1088
HD Video Decoding Formats:
H.264/AVC HP @ L4.2 1080p60, 40 Mb/sec.
VC-1 Advanced Profile @ L3.0, 45 Mb/sec.
SMPTE VC-1 AP @ L3, 45 Mb/sec.
WMV9 (VC-1 SP @ ML and MP @ HL)
MPEG-4 Part-2 SP and ASP 1080p30
MPEG-2 MP @ HL, LL, and ML, 80 Mb/sec.
DivX 3.11, 4.1, 5.X, 6.X, XviD
Support for various DRM implementations
Secure (encrypted) external EEPROM memory storage for content and keys
PCIe bus protection
Components: Single-chip Advanced Video Decoder