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xG Technology Receives $6,000,000 in New Purchase Commitments for xMax Broadband Network Equipment from Established Wireless

    xG Technology Receives $6,000,000 in New Purchase Commitments for xMax
  Broadband Network Equipment from Established Wireless Solutions Providers

PR Newswire

SARASOTA, Fla., Jan. 14, 2013

SARASOTA, Fla., Jan.14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --xG® Technology, Inc. ("xG" or
the "Company") (AIM: XGTU.L, XGT.L), the developer of a broad portfolio of
wireless communications technologies, including cognitive radio networks, is
pleased to announce that it has received new purchase commitments, for
$6,000,000 in total, from the following wireless solutions providers: PMC
Associates (based in Hazlet, New Jersey), Communications Marketing Southeast
(based in Dallas, Georgia) and Mobile-One Communications (based in Venice,
Florida) (together the "Providers"). These established Providers add to the
growing ecosystem of industry participants that xG is assembling to bring xMax
solutions to multiple vertical markets.

The orders, in aggregate, total a minimum of $6,000,000 for xMax cognitive
radio networking equipment, including xMax wireless access points, xMSC mobile
switching centers and xMod personal hotspots (capable of supporting existing
smartphones, tablets and laptops). Fulfillment of these orders will enable the
Providers to offer xMax wireless voice and advanced broadband equipment and
services to their customers.

These purchase orders bring the total announced backlog of orders for xMax
equipment and services to over $14.5 million and highlight the growing appeal
of xG's technology in different business sectors. While the previous orders
were received from firms focused on the rural telecom and homeland security
markets, the Providers placing the new purchase commitments provide wireless
communications to a variety of sectors.

PMC Associates brings together over 150 years of combined industry experience
to specialize in two-way radio communications for federal, state and local
public safety agencies, transportation, schools, utilities, as well as
business and industry. "We have seen a growing market need for highly reliable
mobile broadband networking that can work in license-free spectrum bands. xMax
finally enables us to meet this pent-up demand and deliver a real
high-performance, high-value solution to our customers," said Philip Casciano,
President of PMC Associates.

Communications Marketing Southeast is a multiple line manufacturer's
representative that was founded in 1977 and specializes in wireless
communications. Jason Bentley, General Manager of Communications Marketing
Southeast said: "Our firm is focused on partnering with manufacturers that
deliver cutting-edge wireless solutions. We are very excited to be a part of
the xG team and look forward to expanding the markets for their innovative
technology."

Mobile-One Communications specializes in the design and implementation of
integrated communications and security systems. They were founded in 1988 and
serve clientele in public safety, education, utilities, government, gaming &
casinos, hospitality, transportation, logistics, manufacturing and healthcare.
Mike Loncar, President of Mobile-One, said: "Mobile-One is committed to
providing the best-in-class solutions to our diverse customer base. We believe
xG's xMax cognitive radio system offers a new level of performance,
flexibility and value in addressing client needs."

Commenting on the announcement, Rich Schubiger, Vice President of Sales for
xG, said: "We are very pleased to establish relationships with these respected
and innovative wireless solutions providers. xG is committed to building
strong dealer, integrator and manufacturer's representative sales channels
that are both broad and deep in scope. Agreements such as these announced
today demonstrate our expanding market traction and ability to penetrate a
growing number of vertical sectors."

Under the terms of the orders, xG will be paid upon the delivery of FCC
certified xMax equipment to the Providers, which is expected to commence in
the second quarter of 2013.

ABOUT xG TECHNOLOGY

xG Technology is a leading developer of innovative and disruptive
communications technologies for wireless networks. Its patented intellectual
property portfolio covers a broad range of applications, including smart
wireless networks that can help address the global wireless spectrum crisis
through advanced technology. xG is commercializing some of these technologies
to create xMax, the world's first carrier-class cognitive (i.e. smart) radio
network. The Company's technology provides ways to significantly increase the
efficient use of spectrum, allowing network operators to offload existing
voice or data traffic, reduce dropped calls, and enhance network capacity for
their customers. xMax's standards-based IP architecture minimizes network
deployment, management and operational costs while simplifying the delivery of
high quality fixed and mobile voice and data services. xMax can enhance and
extend any wireless network, and provides an economical last mile solution for
hard to reach customers and devices. Using field-proven technology, xMax
enables the delivery of mobile broadband services to consumers, agencies and
enterprises worldwide in both licensed and free unlicensed bands. Based in the
USA, xG has over 60 US and more than 140 international patents and pending
patent applications. xG's intellectual property is available for licensing in
domestic and international markets. For more information, please visit
www.xgtechnology.com.

PRESS CONTACT
David Worthington, Fusion PR
212.651.4200
david.worthington@fusionpr.com



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