China Digital TV's Super VOD System Deployed in China's Heilongjiang Province

China Digital TV's Super VOD System Deployed in China's Heilongjiang Province

PR Newswire

BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2013

BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --China Digital TV Holding Co.,
Ltd(NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of
CA systems to China's expanding digital television market, today announced
that it has reached an agreement with Heilongjiang Broadcast Television
Network Co. Ltd. to deploy its Super VOD (video-on-demand) system in China's
Heilongjiang Province.

The system will be operated in the city of Harbin before being extended to the
whole of Heilongjiang Province. To date, there were a total of 5 million cable
users in Heilongjiang Province, of which 1 million were in Harbin.

China Digital TV's Super VOD platform enables cable operators to offer
interactive TV coverage without the need for heavy investment in two-way
network reconstruction or replacement of set-top boxes, significantly
increasing their competitive edge. Up to the present, China Digital TV's Super
VOD system has also been deployed in Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, Guizhou
province etc.

"As a leader in China's broadcasting and television industry, China Digital TV
is focused on innovating around our value-added services to address the
challenge of China's three-network convergence," said Dong Li, President of
China Digital TV. "By building out intelligent, multi-functional and
multimedia features, this cooperation will make an important contribution to
the transition of cable TV to interactive TV for users in Heilongjiang, and
will significantly improve the quality of our services in the province."

About China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd:

Founded in 2004, China Digital TV is China's leading provider of conditional
access (CA) systems, which prevent unauthorized access to subscriber content
across the country's digital cable, satellite, terrestrial, IPTV and mobile
television networks. China Digital TV has provided CA systems to more than 300
digital television network operators across mainland China. The Company is
also a leading provider of value-added services to China's rapidly expanding
digital TV market.

For more information please visit the Investor Relations section of China
Digital TV's website at

For investor and media inquiries, please contact:

In China:

Nan Hao
Investor Relations Manager
Tel: +86-10-6297-1199 x 9780

Josh Gartner
Brunswick Group
Tel: +86-10-5960-8610

In the US:

Cindy Zheng
Brunswick Group LLP
Tel: +1-212-333-3810

SOURCE China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd.