MHL Mobile Device Ecosystem Continues to Expand at MWC 2013

  MHL Mobile Device Ecosystem Continues to Expand at MWC 2013

Mobile World Congress 2013

Business Wire

BARCELONA, Spain -- February 28, 2013

MHL, LLC, today announced that its installed base of more than 220 million
products is continuing to grow with new mobile devices being released at a
steady pace from today’s leading manufacturers. MHL-enabled products that have
been announced this year include:

  *HTC Butterfly
  *HTC One
  *Huawei Ascend D2
  *Huawei Ascend P2
  *Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  *Samsung Galaxy Express
  *Sony Xperia Z
  *Sony Xperia ZL
  *ZTE Grand Memo
  *ZTE Grand S
  *ZTE Grand S LTE

Founded by Nokia, Samsung, Silicon Image, Sony and Toshiba, the MHL
Consortium’s goal is to establish the technology as the de facto standard of
choice for audio / video connectivity for mobile devices. MHL technology
delivers the following features:

  *Greater than 900mA power to charge your mobile device
  *1080p / 60fps full HD content protected video
  *Up to 8 channels surround sound
  *Fully interoperable with the TV remote control
  *No lag when playing games, music, or videos
  *Content protection through HDCP

“We started this journey two and a half years ago when a group of companies
came together with a vision of creating a technology that would allow
consumers to display HD content from a smartphone or tablet to a TV or
display,” said Dr. Judy Chen, president of MHL, LLC. “MHL, with more than 190
manufacturer members, has experienced phenomenal growth since then.”

The MHL Consortium is showing technology demonstrations at MWC 2013 from
February 25-28, 2013 at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain in Hall 7, Stand

MHL-enabled devices can be purchased through carriers, retailers and directly
from leading original equipment manufacturers. For more information about the
MHL Consortium, which companies are licensed members, or how to become a part
of the growing MHL community, please visit

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Learn more about MHL technology on YouTube.

About MHL, LLC

MHL, LLC is the Agent for overseeing and administering the adoption,
licensing, and promotion of the MHL Specification. The MHL Specification was
developed by Nokia Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Silicon Image,
Inc., Sony Corporation, and Toshiba Corporation as a standard for mobile wired
video/audio connectivity, which will enable the development of
standard-compliant mobile and display products across a broad connectivity
ecosystem. MHL, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Silicon Image, Inc. For
more information please visit

Forward-looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
federal securities laws and regulations, including, but not limited to,
statements regarding the features, functionality, performance, advantages and
benefits of the MHL Specification, MHL technology and MHL-enabled mobile and
display devices as well as forward-looking statements regarding the growth in
the market for MHL technology and MHL-enabled devices. These forward-looking
statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, MHL
technology and MHL-enabled devices not performing as expected or providing the
anticipated features and benefits described, or the market for MHL technology
and MHL-enable devices not growing as anticipated, as well as the risks and
uncertainties described from time to time in Silicon Image’s filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). These risks and uncertainties could
cause the actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the
forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Silicon Image
assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement.

MHL and the MHL logo are a trademark, registered trademark or service mark of
MHL, LLC in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks and
registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners in the
United States and/or other countries.


Kristin Uchiyama, 408-962-4280
Racepoint Group
Allison DeLeo, 415-694-6711
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