Sharp: On April 30, 2008, AMIMON announced that Sharp is partnering with AMIMON to incorporate a wireless HD link into Sharp’s X-Series LCD TVs. AMIMON’s wireless HD link is called Wireless High Definition Interface (WHDI). According to AMIMON its WHDI wireless connection provides uncompressed 1080p data rates of up to 3Gbps in a 40MHz channel in the 5GHz unlicensed band.
Sharps 37″ (LC-37XJ1-B), 42″ (LC-42XJ1-B) and 46″ (LC-46XJ1-B) X-Series LCD TVs will sport AMIMON’s WHDI and will be available in both the US and Japan. Another feature of Sharp’s X-Series LCD TVs is that they are are just 3.44cm (3.54cm = 1″) thick at its thinnest part.
AMIMON is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and has offices in Israel, Japan and South Korea. The company is a fabless semiconductor company focused on wireless uncompressed HD video connectivity.