Marvell Unveils Industry's First Mass Market Quad-core 5-mode Category 4 LTE Single-chip Solution, Accelerating Mobile Broadband

 Marvell Unveils Industry's First Mass Market Quad-core 5-mode Category 4 LTE
    Single-chip Solution, Accelerating Mobile Broadband Adoption Worldwide

Marvell introduces the PXA1088 LTE, expanding the best-in-class unified
multi-core worldmode single-chip ARMADA Mobile family with LTE Category 4
capability and 5-mode cellular support

PR Newswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 20, 2013

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL) today
announces its new PXA1088 LTE, the industry's first mass market quad-core
5-mode Category 4 LTE single-chip solution supporting LTE TDD and FDD, High
Speed Packet Access Plus (HSPA+), Time Division High Speed Packet Access Plus
(TD-HSPA+) and Enhanced Data for GSM Environment (EDGE). Expanding its ^
unified multi-core worldmode single-chip ARMADA® Mobile family, Marvell is
making significant progress on LTE design wins with global Tier-1 OEMs.


"I believe the LTE high-performance capability is critical for mobile devices
such as smartphones, tablets and ultrabooks. Today, we are increasingly
accessing live contents that requires high bandwidth and high throughput for
all mobile computing, social networking, cloud gaming and other data intensive
applications that are part of our daily lives. I'm very proud of our success
with the multi-core 3G unified platform solution for the global mass market
penetration. Now expanding the success of the quad-core PXA1088 3G worldmode
mobile solution family, our new LTE device, the PXA1088 LTE, delivers
best-in-class performance, shortens the time to market and enables seamless
migration from 3G to 4G with worldwide LTE for our global Tier-1 OEMs and
operators," said Weili Dai, Co-Founder of Marvell. "I believe this is a
game-changing movement for the industry to offer global consumers all the cost
and performance benefits and freedom that LTE mobile broadband connectivity
provides. Marvell's mission and passion are to lead our great innovation to
make the world a better place through affordable and high-performance
solutions to better peoples' lives. I'm very thankful for our global team of
talented engineers for their hard work, innovation and dedication."

Marvell's advanced LTE modem technology is field proven and certified by major
global operators, such as China Mobile. The PXA1088 LTE of Marvell's ARMADA
Mobile family is designed to support the highest levels of performance
available in the industry today with Category 4 throughputs of 150 Mbps DL
(Down Link) and support for LTE in both FDD and TDD modes. Additionally, the
PXA1088 LTE features mature and proven WCDMA and TD-SCDMA modem technology
with a dual-radio dual link LTE voice solution, in addition to a Circuit
Switched Fallback (CSFB) voice solution.

The Marvell PXA1088 platform incorporates the performance of a quad-core ARM
Cortex-A7 with advanced Avastar® wireless connectivity, including WLAN +
Bluetooth 4.0 + FM single-chip SoC and the L2000 GNSS Hybrid Location
Processor, as well as an integrated power management and audio codec IC.

About Marvell

Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon
solutions enabling the digital connected lifestyle. From mobile communications
to storage, cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment and in-home content
delivery, Marvell'sdiverse product portfolioaligns complete platform designs
with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At
the core of the world's most powerful consumer, network and enterprise
systems, Marvell empowers partners and their customers toalways stand at the
forefront of innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people
around the world with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to
their social, private and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the
human experience.

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