TCL Debuts MoVo with Google TV; Partners on Marvel's "Iron Man 3"

      TCL Debuts MoVo with Google TV; Partners on Marvel's "Iron Man 3"

MoVo Product Recognizes User's Identity and Tailors Viewing Experience

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the 2013 Consumer Electronics
Show, TCL, the largest television manufacturer in China and seventh biggest
mobile device maker in the world, debuted a wide range of products for U.S.
consumers including TCL MoVo with Google TV, a new technology that
automatically recognizes individual family members and tailors the viewing
experience to their preferences. The company also announced that TCL products,
including the HD China Star 3D TV, will be featured in the upcoming film,
Marvel's "Iron Man 3."

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"TCL is poised and ready to show U.S. consumers the most advanced technologies
we are bringing to millions of other homes around the world," said Dongsheng
Li, chairman of TCL Corporation. "Now that we've established ourselves through
online sales with leading U.S. retailers like Amazon, Best-Buy and Costco,
we're focused on increasing our in-store presence and kicking off a new global
marketing campaign. The partnership with Marvel Studios on Marvel's "Iron Man
3" is one example of how we'll share our products with U.S. consumers in
2013."

Powered by the award-winning Marvell® ARMADA® 1500 series system-on-chip
platform, TCL is among the first to offer both a Smart TV and set-top box with
the latest Google TV platform. MoVo incorporates Google TV's advances,
including Voice Search and PrimeTime, an application that will search over
100,000 movies and television episodes across multiple video services
including Google Play. With TCL's Personal Box Office (PBO) technology, family
members just need to press the power button and personally-tailored,
commercial-free content streams from the MoVo set.

"By leveraging Marvell's award-winning technology and the most current Google
TV platform, TCL will deliver innovative Smart TV solutions on a global scale
that incorporate voice recognition, advanced multimedia search and discovery,
and the very best Marvell has to offer in video, sound and connectivity, all
at an affordable price. Our work with TCL and Google delivers game-changing
entertainment experiences for consumers around the world that will drive the
Smart TV market forward at a rapid pace," said Weili Dai, Co-Founder of
Marvell. "Marvell is very proud to see our innovation, commitment, and hard
work with Google and our partner companies lead to the milestone of TCL's new
Smart TV product with the most current Google TV platform. Google and Marvell
share a passion for improving the way the world enjoys entertainment, and we
are thrilled to see companies such as TCL, and many others to follow, leverage
this opportunity to the fullest in their newest TVs and devices."

In addition to the TCL MoVo with Google TV, TCL is showcasing a variety of
smartphones, tablets and televisions at their CES booth (#9825 in the LVCC
Central Hall) under the TCL and Alcatel ONE TOUCH brands.

TCL Branded Products

The iCE SCREEN™ is a multi-touch, extremely lightweight (13 lbs) TV that
offers users a tablet-like experience, instant access to social media and
Google Play, and a host of intelligent cloud applications to help aid in the
enjoyment of games, music and photos, as well as movies and TV shows. Users
can orient the 24-inch screen horizontally for TV viewing or vertically to
create a virtual jukebox or play an arcade game.

Already honored with a 2013 iF Design award, the TCL V101™ is a
uniquely-designed smart TV with a front panel between the screen and speaker
mesh to give it a stylish, modern look. Packed with a quality display and
sound system in a mere 11.5mm side profile, the V101 also has a WiFi speaker
embedded in the stand to enhance sound quality.

With over 36 square feet of screen real estate, the 110-inch Ultra HD China
Star 3D TV™ is not only big, it's heroic. Tony Stark's Smart TV choice in the
next installment of Marvel Studio's blockbuster franchise, Marvel's "Iron Man
3," the Ultra HD China Star 3D TV™ features active 3D technology, multi-touch,
intelligent and dynamic backlight, and an ultra-high brightness of 800 nits.
Marvel's "Iron Man 3" releases in theaters May 3, 2013.

Alcatel ONE TOUCH Branded Products

TCL is debuting three new Alcatel ONE TOUCH smartphones at CES this year: an
ultra-light smartphone with a 4.7" IPS display called the ONE TOUCH Idol™; the
thinnest smartphone yet at 6.45 mm, the ONE TOUCH Idol Ultra™;and the first
phone tofeaturethe MediaTek MT6589 quad-core chipset, the ONE TOUCH SCRIBE
HD™.

Also announced at CES were a WiFi 4G LTE internet key called ONE TOUCH Link
W800™, the ONE TOUCH EVO7 HD™, a WiFi 7 inch tablet that can be upgraded to 3G
/4G connectivity thanks to removable a 3G/4G module, and two other tablet
models: the ONE TOUCH TAB7 HD™ and the ONE TOUCH TAB8 HD™.

About TCL
Founded in 1981, TCL is one of the largest consumer electronics enterprises in
China with a global presence. TCL Corporation has three listed companies: TCL
Corporation (SZ.000100), TCL Multimedia (HK.1070) and TCL Communication
(HK.2618). Currently, TCL Corporation has set up four business units – TCL
Multimedia Holdings, TCL Communication Holdings, China Star Optoelectronics
Technology and TCL Home Appliances Group, as well as six business groups –
System Technology Unit, Techne Group, Emerging Business Group, Investment
Group, Logistic & Service Group and Real Estate Group. TCL employs more than
60,000 people and has more than 40 sales offices around the world, as well as
15 R&D centers, spread across China, United States, France, and Singapore, and
20 manufacturing bases and selling products under TCL, Thomson, and Alcatel
ONE TOUCH brands. In 2011, TCL Corporation achieved global sales of RMB 60.834
billion, and reach the TCL LCD TV ranking 5th globally. In 2012, the brand
value of TCL had exceeded RMB 58.326 billion, continuing to hold the No. 1 TV
brand position in China today. In Dec. 2012, TCL announced that they expect to
exceed 15 million LCD/LED TV shipments in 2013, thus entering the list of the
world's first tier of TV manufacturers. For more information visit
www.tcl.com.

About ALCATEL ONE TOUCH
ALCATEL ONE TOUCH is a brand within TCL Communication, an international
multicultural company which designs, develops, and markets globally a growing
range of mobile and Internet devices. One of the fastest growing of the
world's top ten mobile phone manufacturers, TCL Communication makes access to
mobile technology simple, designing their products around individual's
lifestyles, enabling the end users to do more. TCL Communication is a public
company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (2618.HK) and part of TCL
Corporation, one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world.
For more information, please visit www.alcatelonetouch.com.

About Marvell Technology Group
Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a world leader in the development
of storage, communications and consumer silicon solutions. Technology Group's
diverse product portfolio includes switching, transceiver, communications
controller, wireless and storage solutions that power the entire
communications infrastructure, including enterprise, metro, home and storage
networking. For more information, visit www.marvell.com.

About Marvel Entertainment
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney
Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment
companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a
variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises
in entertainment, licensing and publishing. For more information visit
www.marvel.com.

About Marvel's "Iron Man 3"
Marvel's "Iron Man 3" pits brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark/Iron
Man against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his
personal world destroyed at his enemy's hands, he embarks on a harrowing quest
to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle.
With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices,
relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. As he
fights his way back, Stark discovers the answer to the question that has
secretly haunted him: does the man make the suit or does the suit make the
man?

Starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Rebecca
Hall, Stephanie Szostak, James Badge Dale with Jon Favreau and Ben Kingsley,
Marvel's "Iron Man 3" is directed by Shane Black from a screenplay by Drew
Pearce & Shane Black and is based on Marvel's iconic Super Hero Iron Man, who
first appeared on the pages of "Tales of Suspense" (#39) in 1963 and had his
solo comic book debut with "The Invincible Iron Man" (#1) in May of 1968.

Marvel's "Iron Man 3" is presented by Marvel Studios in association with
Paramount Pictures and DMG Entertainment. Marvel Studios' President Kevin
Feige is producing and Jon Favreau, Louis D'Esposito, Charles Newirth,
Victoria Alonso, Stephen Broussard, Alan Fine, Stan Lee and Dan Mintz are
executive producers. The film releases May 3, 2013, andis distributed by Walt
Disney Studios Motion Pictures.

Media Contacts:

Tom Heffernan
TCL North America
949-873-3779
tom.heffernan@tcl.com

Matthew Ashworth
Porter Novelli for TCL
206.293.3580
matthew.ashworth@porternovelli.com 

SOURCE TCL

Website: http://www.tcl.com
 
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