Ambarella and Dropcam Partner to Bring Superior Video Quality to the Home Video Monitoring Market

  Ambarella and Dropcam Partner to Bring Superior Video Qualityto the Home
  Video Monitoring Market

Dropcam Pro establishes new benchmark for image quality and ease of use

Business Wire

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- October 23, 2013

Ambarella, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBA), a leading developer of low-power, HD video
compression and image processing semiconductors, today announced thatDropcam,
maker of the leading Wi-Fi video monitoring camera and cloud service,has
chosen Ambarella to supply its HD camera SoC solution for the newly released
Dropcam Pro.

Dropcam Pro delivers excellent video performance, premium audio quality,
better wireless connectivity and fast mobile setup. Viewing is enhanced with a
130-degree field of view, and an innovative pinch-to-zoom feature allows users
to zoom up to 8x on live video while preserving image detail. Activity
recognition is a new feature that recognizes motion patterns in the video
stream and provides customized user alerts.

Dropcam Pro leverages Ambarella’s HD camera SoC to provide industry-leading
compression and outstanding low-light imaging. Dropcam Pro provides 2x the
video quality of the previous model during the day, and 7x better performance
in low-light conditions. Ambarella’s solution also enabled Dropcam to develop
a camera that provides pristine HD video quality even over the limited
bandwidth connection typical of a home environment.

“With Dropcam Pro, we are shaping the future of home monitoring,” said Greg
Duffy,CEO and co-founder, Dropcam. “Our engineers have worked closely with
Ambarella since we began designing the Dropcam product line. Together we are
delivering cameras with the highest video quality in a compact, low power

“We are thrilled that Dropcam chose Ambarella as their partner for Dropcam
Pro,” said Fermi Wang, CEO of Ambarella. “Dropcam Pro's unique blend of
exceptional video quality, ease of use and connectivity options makes it the
ideal home security camera and hub for the emerging connected home.”

About Ambarella

Ambarella, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA), is a leading developer of low-power,
high-definition (HD) video compression and image processing solutions. The
company’s products are used in a variety of HD cameras including security
IP-cameras, wearable sports cameras, digital still cameras and automotive
video camera recorders. Ambarella technology is also used in television
broadcasting with TV programs being transmitted worldwide using Ambarella
compression chips. Prior to going public in October 2012, Ambarella received
the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) 2010, 2011 and 2012 awards for “Most
Respected Private Semiconductor Company.”For more information about
Ambarella, please visit

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and specifications and pricing, at any time without notice. © 2013 Ambarella.
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Chris Day
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