Mindspeed Appoints Fared Adib from Sprint Nextel to Its Board of Directors

  Mindspeed Appoints Fared Adib from Sprint Nextel to Its Board of Directors

Business Wire

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- May 16, 2013

Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), a leading supplier of
semiconductor solutions for network infrastructure applications, today
announced the appointment of Fared Adib of Sprint Nextel Corporation to its
board of directors. As a member of the board, Mr. Adib will also sit on the
governance and board composition committee.

Mr. Adib is currently senior vice president of product development &
operations at Sprint, and is in charge of all product strategy and planning,
as well as the product portfolio (handsets, smartphones, tablets, embedded
devices and M2M), vendor management, engineering, logistics, development,
device quality, software services and application platforms.

“We are very pleased and fortunate to have Fared join our board of directors,”
commented Raouf Y. Halim, chief executive officer at Mindspeed. “His intimacy
with a broad range of next generation communications and network technologies
and his business development experience will be key factors in his
contribution to Mindspeed.”

“I am honored to become a member of the Mindspeed board of directors,” said
Mr. Adib. “I look forward to working with the board as the company evaluates
its strategic alternatives.”

About Mindspeed Technologies

Mindspeed Technologies (NASDAQ: MSPD) is a leading provider of network
infrastructure semiconductor solutions to the communications industry. The
company's low-power system-on-chip (SoC) products are helping to drive video,
voice and data applications in worldwide fiber-optic networks and enable
advanced processing for 3G and long-term evolution (LTE) mobile networks. The
company's high-performance analog products are used in a variety of optical,
enterprise, industrial and video transport systems. Mindspeed's products are
sold to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) around the globe.

To learn more, please visitwww.mindspeed.com. Company news and updates are
also posted at www.twitter.com/mindspeed.


Mindspeed Investor Relations:
Kevin Trosian
VP, Corporate Development and Investor Relations,
+1 949-579-3111
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