Marvell and Global Tier-1 OEMs Deliver Products for the New Era of the Connected Lifestyle at CES 2013

    Marvell and Global Tier-1 OEMs Deliver Products for the New Era of the
                       Connected Lifestyle at CES 2013

Marvell showcases breakthrough end-to-end solutions including big Smart screen
products for Google TV and Android TV from ASUS, Hisense, NETGEAR, Lenovo, LG
U+ and TCL

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell
(NASDAQ: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today
introduced new products with global Tier-1 OEMs for the new era of the
connected lifestyle at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), being held
this week in Las Vegas. As one of the most innovative silicon design companies
in the world, Marvell will showcase Smart home entertainment and breakthrough
end-to-end solutions for Smart screen products for Google TV and Android TV
from ASUS, Hisense, NETGEAR, Lenovo, LG U+ and TCL.


"I believe that 2013 is the big year of the Smart TV. The market is ready, the
ecosystem is in place, and more powerful, affordable and easy-to-use
technology is driving the way consumers access live digital content — voice,
data, video, photos, music and news — seamlessly, in any format from wherever
they are, whenever they want on the big Smart screen," said Weili Dai,
Co-Founder of Marvell. "I'm so pleased to see the successful launch of our
global Tier-1 OEMs for Google TV and Android TV. I believe this is just the
beginning of empowering big Smart screens to the masses similar to the
movement that led to the wide adoption of smartphones globally."

Marvell will showcase next-generation breakthrough solutions and OEM customer
products at booth No. 31423, located on the upper level of South Hall 3 at the
Las Vegas Convention Center, including:

New Marvell Smart Home Entertainment Offerings Including Ultra HD (4K x 2K)

  oASUS – The award-winning Marvell® ARMADA® 1500 Series SoC platform will
    power the new ASUS Qube with Google TV media streamer. The device
    represents ASUS's foray into the Smart TV market and demonstrates one of
    many ways the ARMADA 1500 series creates new business opportunities for
    device makers looking to take advantage of the connected living room
  oHisense – The award-winning Marvell ARMADA^1500 Series SoC platform is at
    the core of new Google TV products from Hisense, including the Hisense
    Pulse and the XT780 Smart TV series, which has been recognized as a CES
    Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree. Hisense's expanding
    US footprint underscores Marvell's role in a growing global ecosystem for
    Google TV-enabled entertainment.
  oLenovo – The Marvell ARMADA 1500 Series SoC platform is powering Lenovo's
    new S31 Smart TV, one of the most cost-effective Android Smart TVs on the
    market. Lenovo's newest Smart TV is targeted squarely at price conscious
    customers and further represents Marvell's deep commitment to powering the
    connected lifestyle for consumers around the world. Lenovo first leveraged
    Marvell's cutting-edge platform in its much-anticipated S51 and S61 Smart
    TVs, which were introduced in the fall of 2012.
  oLG U+ – The ARMADA^1500 Series SoC platform is enabling a new IPTV Google
    TV set-top box from service provider LG U+. The solution is the first of
    its kind and marks a new era of streamlined performance and entertainment
    content in the connected home.
  oNETGEAR – The Marvell^ARMADA 1500 Series SoC platform will power the NeoTV
    PRIME with Google TV from NETGEAR, Inc., a global networking company that
    delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service
    providers. By integrating high-performance Smart TV technology with
    NETGEAR's core competency in broadband switching, NeoTV PRIME with Google
    TV represents a shift on NETGEAR's account from pure networking to
    comprehensive, client-based products for immersive, connected-home
  oTCL – TCL is the first company to offer both a Google TV 3.0-enabled Smart
    TV and set-top box with Google TV powered by the Marvell ARMADA 1500
    series SoC platform. The TCL MoVo with Google TV (Smart TV) and TCL MoVo
    Box with Google TV (internet connected set-top box) represent the
    expansion of TCL's geographical focus into the U.S. market and reinforce
    the ubiquity of Marvell's technology in the Smart TV space.
  oMarvell Remote Control Platform – Marvell is introducing an advanced
    remote control platform with user-friendly voice search and gesture
    recognition for Smart TVs and Smart homes. Marvell's total solution
    complements its award-winning ARMADA 1500 series SoC platform for Google
    TV, Smart TVs and Smart furnishings.

Smart Connectivity Solutions Wireline Deployments – Marvell's award-winning and
    first-to-be-certified wireline technologies are being deployed with
    top manufacturers such as COMTREND, Cambridge Industries Group (CIG),
    Teleconnect and Woxter. Marvell is providing connectivity at 1 Gbit/s over
    any home wiring, including electrical wires, coaxial cables, twisted pair
    and optical fiber. Marvell will also showcase additional solutions
    from Billion, Delta Networks Inc.,T&W and ZTE at CES.
  oMarvell-enabled Virtual Desktop – Marvell will showcase its new
    Marvell-enabled virtual desktop platform developed in tandem with
    ZeroDesktop, with new implementations by ODMs including CVT Electronics,
    MiTAC International Corp. and Wistron to bring a comprehensive range of
    cost-effective Android-based cloud services and computing products to
    existing and emerging markets. Marvell also will introduce a new Smart Hub
    home cloud platform enabling a low-power, always-on and complete form
    factor for home servers that fosters a new generation of remote services,
    including content access, smart energy management, health monitoring and
    personalized entertainment.
  oThe Marvell mPrint Mobile Cloud Printing Module – Marvell will demonstrate
    its new, low-cost USB plug-in that lets consumers add a broad range of
    wireless connectivity and mobile printing functionality to legacy
    printers, saving these models from obsolescence.
  oThe Industry-first Avastar® 88W8864 802.11ac 4x4 Access Point – Marvell's
    solution provides a threefold increase in Wi-Fi throughput and is designed
    to enable reliable, carrier-grade HD multi-stream video distribution over
    Wi-Fi networks. In addition, Marvell's all-new 88W8897 2x2 mobile MIMO
    combines 802.11ac, near field communications (NFC), Miracast and Bluetooth
    4.0 to ease the bandwidth burden brought about by the explosion of
    wireless devices in the home. Both solutions will be on display at CES.

About Marvell
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon
solutions enabling the digital connected lifestyle. From mobile communications
to storage, cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment and in-home content
delivery, Marvell'sdiverse product portfolioaligns complete platform designs
with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At
the core of powerful consumer, network and enterprise systems, Marvell
empowers partners and their customers toalways stand at the forefront of
innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people around the world
with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to their social,
private and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the human

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