The Venice 6.5 FS2026-5 module is a complete hardware and software solution for Internet radio, DLNA, network streaming, UPnP, DAB/DAB+ and FM-RDS products. It provides the simplest and lowest-cost solution for high-quality audio streaming from live Internet radio stations or network-based music collections.
Venice 6.5 has been designed as part of a complete system including IR 2.6 software and the Jupiter 6.5 reference platform. The Venice 6.5 module can also operate in slave mode allowing full control to an external processor over Frontier’s FSAPI communications interface.
Based around Frontier Silicon’s powerful Chorus 3 processor, Venice 6.5 streams radio and music files in a variety of formats including AAC, AAC+, MP3, WAV, WMA and FLAC, enabling stand-alone network-based audio products.
Frontier Silicon provides modules pre-installed with software which can be configured to customer requirements.
Frontier Silicon provides the Jupiter 6.5 evaluation and reference platform, which can be used to enable rapid development of Venice 6.5-based systems.
- Home network music streaming
- iPod/iPhone/iPad control including audio playback via dock connector or USB
- DAB/DAB+ Digital radio
- FM radio reception with RDS
- Auxiliary input
- Audio playback from USB memory stick
- Live and on-demand internet radio broadcasts
- DMR (Digital Media Renderer)