MIPS Highlights Extensive Connected Entertainment Ecosystem for Android(TM) and More at CES

MIPS Highlights Extensive Connected Entertainment Ecosystem for Android(TM)
and More at CES

MIPS to Demonstrate New MIPS-Based(TM) Technologies and Products

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INTERNATIONAL CES --MIPS
Technologies, Inc.(Nasdaq:MIPS), a leading provider of industry-standard
processor architectures and cores for home entertainment, networking, mobile
and embedded applications, today announced its lineup of technology and
product demonstrations planned for International CES, being held January 8 –
11, 2013.

Demonstrations in the MIPS Technologies suite at CES are based on a number of
new collaborations, including those with iWedia, a leading provider of
integrated software solutions for television, including IP and related
integration services; Myriad Group AG, the company powering billions of rich
mobile social and web experiences on any connected device, and numerous
others.

Ecosystem and Technology Highlights:

  *iWedia's Android4TV solution, an open extension to the Android™ framework
    that natively integrates DTV services for European consumer electronics,
    enabling full end-user experience of traditional Digital Video Broadcast
    (DVB) services such as TTX, EPG, MHEG, HbbTV and CI+; MIPS will
    demonstrate interactive functionality such as second-screen related
    content viewing, channel previews, content-aware search capabilities and
    more
  *Myriad's Connect & Share, software that allows subscribers to share
    protected premium content with DTCP-IP between any device connected to the
    home network, including MIPS-Based™ tablets, smartphones, DTVs, set-top
    boxes (STBs), game consoles and Blu-ray™ players
  *Myriad's Alien Vue, software that enables Android applications to run on
    set-top-boxes (STBs) and DTVs alongside existing TV functions – Alien Vue
    provides STB or DTV manufacturers a complete end-to-end ecosystem that
    requires no additional hardware, and works seamlessly with mobile phones
    and tablets
  *Applications and games running on MIPS-Based devices, including Opera
    Software's new Opera TV Store, Gameloft games including Let's Golf! 3 HD+,
    Hero of Sparta HD+, and UNO™ HD, Marmalade games including Feed the Frog,
    Rolly Poly, Coconut Dodge, Space Tap and Tonga, plus apps and content from
    Antix and more
  *YoYo Games' GameMaker: Studio™ MIPS™ Edition, an exclusive version of YoYo
    Games' popular 2D development suite for game developers, created by YoYo
    Games for MIPS-Based devices
  *Microchip Technology's MIPS-Based 32-bit PIC32 GUI Development Board with
    Projected Capacitive (PCAP) Touch, a multi-touch platform that enables
    designers to develop cost-effective graphical user interfaces (GUIs) with
    touch, for a broad range of home appliance, automotive, industrial and
    media applications
  *SAI Technology's multi-threaded LTE baseband stack for mobile user
    equipment, harnessing the power of MIPS' multi-threaded CPUs to scale
    performance in video streaming applications over a mobile radio access
    network

MIPS-Based Product Highlights:

  *The new MIPS-Based JZ4780 SoC from Ingenic Semiconductor, offering high
    performance, advanced graphics and other new functionality, along with
    ultra-low power consumption; MIPS and Ingenic will demonstrate the JZ4780
    in a new 10" Android 4.1 'Jelly Bean' tablet
  *iPPea TV, a MIPS-Based Android 4.0 dongle that brings the new Android
    experience to any HDMI-enabled DTV, highlighting platform extensions as
    well as a new TV-centric GUI developed using the FancyPants® multimedia
    framework from Fluffy Spider Technologies
  *New MIPS-Based home entertainment products including the Slingbox® 350,
    the PlayStation® Nasne, a VIZIO CinemaWide® HDTV, and numerous other
    MIPS-Based digital home, networking and mobile products
  *New commercially available Android set-top boxes from Korea's InnoPia
    Technologies, Inc.— leveraging MIPS-Based SoCs from Sigma Designs and
    Broadcom
  *A Bluetooth demo highlighting the audio capabilities of the MIPS-Based T7
    tablet from Philips

Demonstrations at International CES

To schedule a demonstration at CES, contact info@mips.com.

To obtain images and additional information, visit the MIPS Technologies Media
Center for CES at http://www.mips.com/news-events/CES2013/.

Supporting Quotes

"Today's consumers expect their internet-connected devices to interact with
one another, serve as complementary second screens and seamlessly share
content, including paid content. As a leading provider of processors for home
entertainment devices including DTVs and set-top boxes, with a growing
presence in mobile, it is important to MIPS that we deliver the
next-generation solutions that will enable our licensees to offer an advanced
consumer experience," said Gideon Intrater, vice president of marketing, MIPS
Technologies.

"Consumers want to share and access all of their content between their home
entertainment devices, including protected content for which they pay a
premium. Myriad's Connect & Share solution lets them do just that. We are
pleased to continue our long relationship with MIPS by offering this new
solution that can deliver a seamless content-centric experience to consumers,"
said Ed Zylka, SVP and general manager - device and connected home solutions,
Myriad.

"iWedia is delighted to work with MIPS Technologies to deliver greater
interactive functionality to MIPS-Based Android home entertainment devices.
With our market-proven Android4TV technology and broadcast TV stacks, iWedia
is focused on bringing programmability to consumer electronics devices in the
living room, and not forgetting their main purpose – watching TV. Given MIPS'
pervasive presence in the home entertainment market, it was an obvious choice
to optimize our solution for MIPS," said Nikola Teslic, chief technology
officer, iWedia.

About MIPS Technologies, Inc.

MIPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:MIPS) is a leading provider of
industry-standard processor architectures and cores for home entertainment,
networking, mobile and embedded applications. The MIPS architecture powers
some of the world's most popular products. Our technology is broadly used in
products such as digital televisions, set-top boxes, Blu-ray players,
broadband customer premises equipment (CPE), WiFi access points and routers,
networking infrastructure and portable/mobile communications and entertainment
products. Founded in 1998, MIPS Technologies is headquartered in Sunnyvale,
California, with offices worldwide. For more information, contact (408)
530-5000 or visit www.mips.com.

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CONTACT: Media Contact:
         Jen Bernier-Santarini
         MIPS Technologies, Inc.
         +1 408-530-5178
         jenb@mips.com

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