Silicon Image Announces First 4K Ultra HD MHL® 3.0 Receiver IC With HDCP 2.2 in Support of Secure Premium Content Transmission

  Silicon Image Announces First 4K Ultra HD MHL® 3.0 Receiver IC With HDCP 2.2
  in Support of Secure Premium Content Transmission


Business Wire

SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- September 30, 2013

Silicon Image, Inc.  (NASDAQ:SIMG), a leading provider of HD connectivity
solutions, today announced the availability of the industry’s first 4K Ultra
HD MHL^® 3.0 receiver featuring support for HDCP 2.2, the latest
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection technology that protects high-value
digital motion pictures, television programs and audio against unauthorized
interception and copying. DTVs, projectors, and A/V receivers that include the
Silicon Image SiI9679 MHL 3.0 receiver are able to securely receive premium 4K
Ultra HD commercial entertainment content protected under HDCP 2.2 technology.
The SiI9679 MHL 3.0 HDCP 2.2 receiver will sample in Q4 of 2013 and is
targeted for mass production in Q1 of 2014.

“As a leading provider of MHL and HDMI^® solutions, Silicon Image consistently
incorporates the latest capabilities requested by consumers and content owners
alike,” said Jeffrey M. Gilbert, Ph.D., chief technology officer at Silicon
Image. “We work closely with content owners to create devices that enable the
secure transmission of digital assets, and the increased level of security
offered by HDCP 2.2 is an important component in protecting high-value 4K
Ultra HD content.”

In addition to supporting resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD and enhanced 7.1
surround sound with Dolby^® TrueHD and DTS-HD, the SiI9679 MHL 3.0 receiver
also enables connectivity to a wide variety of source devices by also being
compatible with the MHL 1.0, MHL 2.0, HDMI 1.4 and HDMI 2.0 specifications.

Silicon Image will demonstrate the SiI9679 receiver featuring MHL 3.0 and HDCP
2.2 during CEATEC 2013 held in Chiba, Japan from October 1-4, 2013. For media
interested in meeting with Silicon Image, please contact:

Silicon Image offers a broad portfolio of production-proven MHL semiconductor
and IP solutions for mobile, DTV and home theater applications. For more
information about Silicon Image’s MHL technology solutions, visit

About MHL Technology

Using as few as five wires, MHL technology delivers up to 4K Ultra HD
uncompressed video with up to eight channels of digital audio while providing
power to the mobile device. Consumers can connect their MHL-enabled devices to
the big screen to watch HD videos, play video games or work on business
presentations. Consumers are also able to control MHL-enabled mobile devices
using the existing DTV remote. MHL-enabled products include adapters,
automotive accessories, AV receivers, Blu-ray Disc™ players, cables, DTVs,
monitors, projectors, smartphones, tablets, TV accessories and more. Since the
introduction of the first MHL-enabled devices two years ago, the MHL ecosystem
is continuing to grow and now features an installed base of more than 330
million MHL-enabled products from over 200 adopters. For more information
visit the MHL Consortium website at

About Silicon Image, Inc.

Silicon Image is a leading provider of connectivity solutions that enable the
reliable distribution and presentation of high-definition content for mobile,
consumer electronics, and PC markets. The company delivers its technology via
semiconductor and intellectual property products that are compliant with
global industry standards and feature market leading Silicon Image innovations
such as InstaPort™ and InstaPrevue™. Silicon Image’s products are deployed by
the world’s leading electronics manufacturers in devices such as mobile
phones, tablets, DTVs, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio-video receivers, digital
cameras, as well as desktop and notebook PCs. Silicon Image has driven the
creation of the highly successful HDMI® and DVI™ industry standards, the
latest standard for mobile devices – MHL®, and the leading 60GHz wireless HD
video standard – WirelessHD®. Via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Simplay Labs,
Silicon Image offers manufacturers comprehensive standards interoperability
and compliance testing services. For more information, visit us at

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 availability, performance, functionality, features,
benefits and applications of Silicon Image’s MHL-enabled semiconductor
products. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties,
including the risks that Silicon Image’s MHL-enabled products will not perform
as anticipated or provide the functionality, features and benefits described
in this news release, as well as the risks and uncertainties described from
time to time in Silicon Image’s filings with the Securities and Exchange
Commission (SEC), which could cause the actual results to differ materially
from those anticipated by these forward-looking statements. Silicon Image
assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement.

Silicon Image and the Silicon Image logo are trademarks, registered trademarks
or service marks of Silicon Image, Inc. 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.


Silicon Image, Inc.
Sherrie Gutierrez, 408-616-4017
Racepoint Group
Allison DeLeo, 415-694-6711
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