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Fluendo and SERAPHIC showcase fully compliant HbbTV 2.0.1 and Freeview Play solutions

Fluendo and SERAPHIC showcase fully compliant HbbTV 2.0.1 and Freeview Play solutions

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Oct. 16, 2017

Fluendo, the influential multimedia provider of GStreamer based solutions, alongside of the global leader of digital TV browser solution provider SERAPHIC, showcased fully compliant HbbTV 2.0.1 and Freeview Play solutions, through integration of SERAPHIC’s TV browser with the Fluendo Adaptive Streaming Module on renowned chipset vendor MStar’s platforms.

Freeview Play, the HbbTV technology based interactive TV standard which enables both live TV and catch-up programmes, is set to be the predominant connectedTV standard in the UK.

The Fluendo Adaptive Streaming Module is a GStreamer-based solution which includes both, main Market Adaptive Streaming technologies such as MPEG-DASH, HLS, MSS, and the Fluendo SDK, an easy-to-use API which eases the development of GStreamer applications as well as the integration with 3rd party solutions.

SERAPHIC’s Sraf HTML5 browser is a Blink-based, lightning-fast and market-proven software solution which supports various TV standards including the latest technical specifications of HbbTV 2.0.1, Freeview Play, YouTube TV, etc. Furthermore, the over-the-top (“OTT”) contents pre-integrated with Sraf HTML5 Browser enable TV manufacturers to provide ready-for-consumer solutions and quickly expand their target markets.

“Working together with SERAPHIC represents a great opportunity for Fluendo to dive deeper into the TV-centric market. We firmly believe that our multimedia expertise, combined with SERAPHIC’s extensive experience in the Digital TV and Broadcasting industry, will bring manufacturers the solutions they are looking for”, said Mrs. Mercè Delgado, CEO of Fluendo.

Xinwen Xue, VP Product Management of SERAPHIC, introduced, “SERAPHIC has been an active actor in DTV industry. We are excited to be one of the first in the market to provide browser support for HbbTV 2.0.1 and Freeview Play standards. Through joint efforts with Fluendo’s engineering team, we are extremely delighted to have jointly delivered the fantastic HbbTV 2.0.1 and Freeview Play demos at IBC2017 based on MStar platforms.”

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About Fluendo

Fluendo S.A is software company based in Barcelona whose mission is to provide multimedia solutions based in an open source cross-platform framework named GStreamer.

The Fluendo Codec Pack, a set of audio and video plugins (encoders, decoders, muxers, demuxers), and the Fluendo SDK, an easy-to-use API to build and integrate GStreamer applications, are Fluendo’s flagship products which provide customers with a holistic approach to successfully process audio and video streams according to the latest TV specifications. Fluendo’s engineering capabilities provide support to worldwide customers in the following markets: SoC, Laptop, Thin Client, Digital TV, and Infotainment.

HP, Dell, IGEL, Unicon, Magneti Marelli, Walt Disney Pictures and DreamWorks are some customers who also trust in Fluendo’s solutions.


SERAPHIC Information Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. is dedicated to providing internet-related software and web-based solutions to all those TV-/Video-related terminal devices including Smart TVs, set-top boxes, over-the-top devices, game consoles, etc. SERAPHIC’s product offering includes TV Browser for HTML5, HbbTV, Freeview Play, TV Portal, Open Browser, third-party Web UI as well as YouTube TV solution. The company is located in Shanghai, China and targets at digital TV and consumer electronics markets in Europe, Latin America, Australia and Asia Pacific. For more information about SERAPHIC, please visit or send an email to

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