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TranSwitch’s HDplay Solution Selected by Edge I&D for New High Definition Interactive LED-LCD Display Whiteboards

  TranSwitch’s HDplay Solution Selected by Edge I&D for New High Definition
  Interactive LED-LCD Display Whiteboards

  TranSwitch’s TXC-44144 Transceiver Enables Users of Edge I&D’s Interactive
           Products to Easily Connect HDMI and DisplayPort Devices

Business Wire

SHELTON, Conn. -- February 7, 2013

TranSwitch Corporation (NASDAQ: TXCC), a leading provider of semiconductor
solutions in the rapidly growing consumer electronics and telecommunications
markets, today announced that the Company’s HDplay™ transceiver has been
designed into Edge I&D’s new Interactive LED-LCD Display Whiteboards. The
interactive whiteboard models, using TXC-44144 HDplay transceivers, will be
available in displays ranging in size up to 84 inches and can support 4Kx2K
video resolution. Edge I&D is a Korea-based ODM for interactive education
tools and commercial multimedia applications, including interactive
whiteboards which display video using a large screen, enabling a user to
annotate and manipulate presentations in real time using touch screen
technology.

According to a new report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., global sales of
interactive whiteboards are expected to reach US $1.85 Billion by 2018. The
source devices for interactive whiteboards are expected to increasingly
feature both HDMI® and DisplayPort™ connectivity. TranSwitch’s HDplay
transceivers are optimized to support these trends by combining both HDMI and
DisplayPort standards, as well as utilizing the Company's patented AnyCable™
technology to maintain high definition video performance over long cable runs.

“Our new interactive display whiteboards are powerful tools with broad
applications for education, business meetings, training, and other
collaborative environments,” said Maeng Sungyeol, chief technical officer at
Edge I&D. “Working with TranSwitch, we are able to deliver flexible solutions
that enable users to easily and reliably connect a variety of source devices
while providing high definition video quality, robust interactive tools, and a
simple user interface.”

“Our integrated HDplay solution provided the optimal high-speed video
interconnect for Edge I&D’s interactive display requirements, while supporting
HDMI and DisplayPort to provide unparalleled video connectivity flexibility in
a single IC,” said Tim Blanke, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing
at TranSwitch. “We see increasing adoption of our HDplay product family across
a variety of applications driven by performance requirements and the growing
emergence of source devices supporting new video connectivity standards. We
are excited to be working closely with Edge I&D to enable these
next-generation interactive displays which are targeted for production ramp by
the end of March 2013.”

TranSwitch’s HDplay transceivers are the industry’s only solutions that
combine both HDMI and DisplayPort on a single integrated circuit. This level
of integration enables manufacturers to reduce space requirements, design
complexity, and overall cost, while speeding time-to-market. HDplay
transceivers also incorporate TranSwitch’s patented AnyCable technology, which
enables the use of long, less expensive HDMI cables with less shielding.
Displays and devices that use HDplay provide the end-user with greater
flexibility when selecting multimedia devices, peripherals, and cables.

TranSwitch’s HDplay Transceiver IC TXC-44144 Key Features:

  *Industry-leading integration to reduce space and simplify designs

       *One HDP™ v1.4a Rx port, which supports HDMI & DisplayPort Dual Mode
       *Three HDMI v1.4b Rx ports, with one port providing full Ethernet
         Audio Return Channel (HEAC)
       *One HDMI v1.4b Tx port
       *Embedded EDID RAM
       *Programmable RJ-45 Ethernet output
       *SmartCEC™ using specialized MCU

  *Outstanding performance to provide crystal clear video and audio

       *HDMI v1.4b Rx with link speed up to 3.0Gbps
       *Supports full 3D video and 4Kx2K resolutions
       *Phaswitch™ to provide fast port switching
       *AnyCable to support long and inexpensive cables
       *Eight channel audio support

About TranSwitch Corporation

TranSwitch Corporation (Nasdaq: TXCC) provides innovative integrated circuit
(IC) and intellectual property (IP) solutions that deliver core functionality
for video, voice, and data communications equipment for the customer premises
and network infrastructure markets. For the customer-premises market, we offer
multi-standard, high-speed interconnect solutions enabling the distribution
and presentation of high-definition (HD) video and data content for consumer
electronics applications. We also provide a family of best-in-class
communications processors. For the network infrastructure market we provide
integrated multi-core network processor System-on-a-Chip (SoC) solutions for
Fixed, 3G and 4G Mobile, VoIP and Multimedia applications. TranSwitch’s
customers are leading consumer electronics and telecom equipment companies
around the globe. To learn more, please visit http://www.transwitch.com or
follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

About Edge I&D

Edge I&D Co, Ltd., headquartered in South Korea, is a leading designer and
manufacturer of video and multimedia solutions. The Company’s leading products
include interactive electronic boards, multi-display large format signage,
digital signage, and transparent displays.

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking
statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. These
risks and uncertainties, which are more fully described in TranSwitch’s Annual
and Quarterly Reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission,
include changes in market conditions in the industries in which the Company
operate and risks in product development and market acceptance of and demand
for TranSwitch’s products and products developed by TranSwitch’s customers.
Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should the
assumption prove incorrect, actual results may vary in material aspects from
those currently anticipated.

Contact:

Media Relations
Mspire Group
Brian Ribeiro, +1 908-369-9300 X100
bribeiro@mspiregroup.com
or
Investor Relations
TranSwitch Corp.
Mary Lombardo, +1 203-929-8810 X2254
mary.lombardo@transwitch.com
 
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