InfoSonics Introduces its Most Powerful Smartphone: the verykool® s470 "Black Pearl"

InfoSonics Introduces its Most Powerful Smartphone: the verykool® s470 "Black

PR Newswire

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --InfoSonics Corporation (NASDAQ:
IFON) today announced the launch of its new verykool® s470 Smartphone, its
most powerful smartphone to date. The S470, nicknamed Black Pearl, powered by
a 1.2GHz quad core processor and the Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating
system, is now the most powerful smartphone in verykool's current lineup.


"We have designed the Black Pearl with a combination of features and an
affordable price that make it a very competitive product in the premium
smartphone category," said JosephRam, InfoSonics president and chief
executive officer. "The s470's quad core processor with Android 4.2, a
4.7-inch HD capacitive touch screen with In-Plane Switching technology, an
8-megapixel rear camera and a 2‑megapixel front‑facing camera combine to
deliver a great user experience."

The Company noted the following additional details of the s470:

  o3G HSPA+ (42.2DL/11.5UL) dual band (850/1900) and 2G GSM quad band
  oConnectivity includes Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Modem Tethering, Bluetooth,
    GPS and USB port
  oSMS and MMS messaging plus push e-mail, IM and SNS
  oBuilt-in FM radio, audio/video player and recorder
  o2000 mAh Li-Ion battery
  oSpeakerphone, proximity/light/gravity sensors, and 3.5mm audio jack with
    stereo headset included

The verykool® s470 is available now and comes in two versions: a single SIM
version for operator customers and a dual SIM (unlocked) version for the open
market. Its suggested retail price is $229(U.S.). To learn more about the
device, visit our verykool® website at

About InfoSonics Corporation
InfoSonics is a San Diego-based designer, manufacturer and provider of
wireless handsets and related products to OEMs, carriers, distributors and
consumers in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia
Pacific. The company is committed to delivering quality products with
innovative industrial designs that appeal to consumers and offer exceptional
value. InfoSonics sells and supports its own line of products under the
verykool® and other private label brands. Additional information can be
found on our corporate website at and

Except for the factual statements made herein, the information contained in
this news release consists of forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve risks,
uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Words and
expressions reflecting optimism, satisfaction or disappointment with current
prospects, as well as words such as "believes," "hopes," "intends,"
"estimates," "expects," "projects," "plans," "anticipates" and variations
thereof, or the use of future tense, identify forward-looking statements, but
their absence does not mean that a statement is not forward-looking. Such
forward-looking statements are not guarantees of performance and our actual
results could differ materially from those contained in such statements.
Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, without
limitation: (1) customer acceptance of the new s470 handset; (2) our ability
to continue to differentiate our products, including the s470, from the
competition; (3) significant changes in supplier terms and relationships or
shortages in component or product supply; (4) extended general economic
downturn in world markets; (5) inability to secure adequate supply of
competitive products on a timely basis and on commercially reasonable terms;
(6) inability to attract new sources of profitable business from expansion of
products or services or risks associated with entry into new markets,
including geographies, products and services; and (7) rapid product
improvement and technological changes leading to changes in consumer demand
for multimedia wireless handset products and features. Reference is also made
to other factors detailed from time to time in our periodic reports filed with
the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak
only as of the date of this release and we undertake no obligation to publicly
update any forward-looking statements to reflect new information, events or
circumstances after the date of this release.

Note: All trademarks and copyrights other than InfoSonics and verykool are
property of their respective owners.

SOURCE InfoSonics Corporation

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