Patent Number: 7,079,195

Title: Broadband integrated tuner

Abstract: A broadband integrated receiver for receiving input signals and outputting composite video and audio signals is disclosed. The receiver employs an up-conversion mixer and a down-conversion mixer in series to produce an intermediate signal. An intermediate filter between the mixers performs coarse channel selection. The down-conversion mixer may be an image rejection mixer to provide additional filtering.

Inventors: Birleson; Vincent (West Tawakoni, TX), Taddiken; Albert (Garland, TX), Clayton; Ken (Plano, TX)

Assignee: Microtune (Texas), L.P.

International Classification: H04N 5/44 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/18/02018