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Univision Announces Partnership with Samsung to Carry UVideos Digital Network on Smart TVs and Connected Devices

  Univision Announces Partnership with Samsung to Carry UVideos Digital
  Network on Smart TVs and Connected Devices

 2013 Samsung Smart TVs, Connected Blu-Ray Players and Home Theaters to Have
    Access to Univision Daytime, Primetime, Entertainment, Sports and News
                                 Programming

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- January 7, 2013

Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic
America, announced a partnership deal with Samsung that will make UVideos, the
first bilingual digital video network, available on all 2013 Samsung Smart
TVs, connected Blu-ray players and home theater systems. Beginning this
spring, users of select Samsung devices will be able to access the best in
Hispanic programming via the UVideos application – the first Hispanic focused
entertainment app available on the Samsung platform.

“By partnering with Samsung, the leading Smart TV manufacturer in the U.S., we
are ensuring our viewers can enjoy the UVideos experience on their favorite
connected devices,” said Kevin Conroy, president, Univision Interactive and
Enterprise Development. “This is another example of Univision delivering on
our commitment to offer the best in Hispanic programming on the devices most
important to them, whenever and wherever they want it.”

UVideos allows viewers access to the best Univision content, with thousands of
hours of daytime, primetime, entertainment, sports and news programming
available. UVideos on Samsung Smart TVs and connected devices also allows
viewers to enjoy the unique experience in both Spanish and English. The
experience on Samsung will also bring the unique UVideos time synched social
stream feature to life. This unique element allows viewers to interact and
engage with social conversations taking place between their friends, Univision
talent and others around the world. The UVideos application will be
pre-installed in Samsung’s personalized app section and also available in the
S-Suggest store for Samsung WiFi tablets.

UVideos can also be accessed on UVideos.com, Xbox LIVE Gold, Kindle Fire and
Kindle Fire HD, and via iOS and Android mobile apps. Additionally, UVideos is
a key part of Univision’s authenticated TV everywhere strategy, and has
launched with several partners including AT&T, Cablevision and DISH Network.

About Univision Communications Inc.

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is the leading media company serving
Hispanic America. Its assets include Univision Network, one of the top five
networks in the U.S. regardless of language and the most-watched
Spanish-language broadcast television network in the country reaching 96% of
U.S. Hispanic households; UniMás, a leading Spanish-language broadcast
television network reaching 88% of U.S. Hispanic households; Univision Cable
Networks, including Galavisión, the country’s leading Spanish-language cable
network, as well as Univision tlnovelas, a 24-hour cable network dedicated to
novelas, Univision Deportes Network, a 24-hour cable network dedicated to
sports, ForoTV, a 24-hour Spanish-language cable network dedicated to news,
and an additional suite of six cable offerings - De Película, De Película
Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson, Telehit and Clásico TV; UVideos, the first
bilingual digital network serving Hispanic America; Univision Studios, which
produces and co-produces reality shows, dramatic series and other programming
formats for the Company’s platforms; Univision Television Group, which owns
and/or operates 62 television stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and
Puerto Rico; Univision Radio, the leading Hispanic radio group which owns
and/or operates 69 radio stations in 16 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets
and Puerto Rico; Univision Interactive, a network of products and offerings
including Univision.com, which continues to be the #1 most-visited
Spanish-language website among U.S. online Hispanics, Univision Móvil, a
longstanding industry-leader with unique, relevant mobile products and
services, and Univision Partner Group, a specialized advertising and publisher
network. Headquartered in New York City, UCI has television network operations
in Miami and television and radio stations and sales offices in major cities
throughout the United States. For more information, please
visitUnivision.net.

Contact:

Univision Communications Inc.
Veronica Potes, 646-885-7151
vpotes@univision.net
 
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