ChinaCache's Fourth Quarter 2012 China Internet Report Shows Users in Shanghai Enjoy Highest Average Speeds in China

ChinaCache's Fourth Quarter 2012 China Internet Report Shows Users in Shanghai
Enjoy Highest Average Speeds in China

China's Average Internet Speed Increases From 2.31 Mb/s to 2.59 Mb/s QoQ

BEIJING, April 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCache International Holdings
Ltd. ("ChinaCache" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CCIH), the leading total
solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in
China, released its Fourth Quarter 2012 China Internet Report. The report
ranks Shanghai first on the list with an average connection speed of nearly
4.04 Mb/s, making it the only province in China with an average connection
speed of above 4 Mb/s. According to the report, in the fourth quarter of 2012,
average Internet connection speeds in China increased to 2.59 Mb/s from 2.31
Mb/s in the third quarter.

Comparing China's three major carriers, China Telecom had the fastest average
connection speeds, at 2.63 Mb/s, followed by China Mobile's 2.36 Mb/s and
China Unicom's 2.3 Mb/s.

ChinaCache's China Internet Report provides a comprehensive picture of China's
Internet landscape, including Internet users' geographic distribution,
connection speed and bandwidth access statistics, carrier-specific data and

"We are pleased that China's average Internet speeds increased for a third
consecutive quarter, and are proud to be part of the nationwide initiative to
enhance China's Internet performance. This is our most comprehensive quarterly
Internet report to date, and provides a new level of perspective on China's
emerging Internet landscape," commented Dr. Ken Zhang, President of
ChinaCache. "The fast growing mobile Internet, coupled with users'
increasingly high demands for better online experience, have made China's
Internet environment more complex than ever. Being a key player in the central
government's "Broadband China" Strategy, ChinaCache can help diagnose Internet
bottlenecks via its CC Index platform and provide appropriate solutions to
carriers, Internet service providers (ISPs) and content providers. As an
Internet expert at the forefront of the market, we will continue to help
improve China's Internet performance with our leading technology and

All information in the report is based on data collected by ChinaCache from
ChinaCache Index ("CC Index"), China's first analytics platform that provides
Internet users real-time data on traffic, bandwidth and usage habits, as well
as other key statistics. As a carrier-neutral service provider, ChinaCache is
able to leverage its seamless network of around 300 nodes and over 13,000
servers to gather data on the Internet landscape and usage patterns across the
country, covering the fixed-line, Wi-Fi, 2G and 3G networks of various
carriers. The Company believes that the analytics provided by CC Index are
valuable to government agencies, major carriers and other ISPs as well as
end-users looking to increase online speed and improve the overall web
experience. ChinaCache is committed to improving China's Internet performance
with its Content-aware Network Services, as well as bringing value to its
customers and a better Internet experience to end-users. ChinaCache not only
provides services in China but also is expanding its services into other Asian
markets, as well as Western Europe, North America, the Middle East and North

Additional information is available in "Fourth Quarter 2012 China Internet
Report". The report is available on ChinaCache's website at

About ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd.

ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq:CCIH) is the leading total
solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in
China. As a carrier-neutral service provider, ChinaCache's network in China is
interconnected with networks operated by all telecom carriers, major
non-carriers and local Internet service providers. With more than a decade of
experience in developing solutions tailored to China's complex Internet
infrastructure, ChinaCache is a partner of choice for businesses, government
agencies and other enterprises to enhance the reliability and scalability of
online services and applications and improve end-user experience. For more
information on ChinaCache, please visit

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CONTACT: For investor and media inquiries please contact:
         Ms. Yujie Li
         Investor Relations
         ChinaCache International Holdings
         Tel: +86 (10) 6408 5305
         Mr. Lee Roth
         The Piacente Group | Investor Relations
         Tel: +1 212-481 2050
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