Entropic Highlights Systems-Level Silicon Solutions for the Chinese Pay-TV Market at ICTC 2013

Entropic Highlights Systems-Level Silicon Solutions for the Chinese Pay-TV
Market at ICTC 2013

HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (International Coverage and
Transmission Conference) -- This week at the 2013 International Coverage and
Transmission Conference (ICTC) in Hangzhou, China, Entropic (Nasdaq:ENTR), a
world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home, will showcase
its systems-level silicon solutions focused on advancing the Pay-TV
entertainment experience in China.

At ICTC 2013, the Company will showcase its platform silicon solutions in
action, including:

  *Broadband Access. Entropic reliably brings digital entertainment into the
    home with its c.LINK® Broadband Access solutions, which distribute content
    to the point of entry over a common coaxial cable. At ICTC, the Company
    will demonstrate the highest performance (800Mbps), most scalable,
    cost-effective EoC solution to meet the industry's extensive broadband
    requirements. Entropic will also highlight how MSOs are integrating c.LINK
    into advanced set-top boxes to provide exceptional connectivity
    performance for video applications and in-home interactivity.
    
  *MoCA Home Networking. Entropic invented the MoCA home networking
    technology which enables the distribution of high-quality high-definition
    (HD) content throughout the home. At ICTC, the Company will show the value
    that MoCA-based solutions bring to the China market to enable more HD
    services and to extend wireless home coverage.
    
  *Set-top Box System-on-a-Chip (SoC) Solutions. Entropic's high processing,
    low power SoC platform is ideal for the Chinese market. At ICTC, the
    Company will highlight the innovative video processing and scaling
    capabilities of its silicon, and discuss how MSOs can deploy advanced IPTV
    services by leveraging the capabilities of its SoC platform.

Entropic will also present the need for new Ethernet-over-Coax (EoC) Broadband
Access solutions and the rising interest for MoCA^® (Multimedia over Coax
Alliance) home network technologies to enable the most reliable home
distribution backbone over a home's existing coaxial cabling. Tom Luan,
Entropic's vice president, China Operations will present on these two leading
technologies on:

  *Date: October 24, 2013
  *Time: 3:10pm – 3:30pm
  *Location: 3^rd floor, Conference Hall B

"ICTC is an important event for Entropic, as it gives us a platform to
showcase next-generation technologies that are required to meet China's NGB –
Next Generation Broadcasting – initiative," said Luan. "Our EoC Broadband
Access technology coupled with our MoCA home networking and advanced set-top
box solutions give MSOs in China a systems-level approach to deliver higher
quality, IP-based entertainment."

About Entropic

Entropic™ (Nasdaq:ENTR) is a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the
connected home. The Company transforms how traditional HDTV broadcast and
IP-based streaming video content is seamlessly, reliably, and securely
delivered, processed, and distributed into and throughout the home. Entropic's
next-generation Set-top Box (STB) System-on-a-Chip (SoC) and Connectivity
solutions enable Pay-TV operators to offer consumers more captivating
whole-home entertainment experiences by transforming the way digital
entertainment is delivered, connected and consumed – in the home and on the
go. For more information, visit Entropic at: www.entropic.com.

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Forward-Looking Statements

Statements in this press release that are not strictly historical in nature
constitute "forward-looking statements." Such statements include, but are not
limited to, statements regarding the expected benefits of Entropic's
technology solutions, and continued or future integration of technology into
products of OEMs. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown
risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause Entropic's actual
results to be materially different from historical results or from any results
expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These factors
include, but are not limited to risks related to product development, risks
related to new product introductions and customer acceptance of new products;
Entropic's dependence on a limited number of customers; the effects of
competition from alternative technologies; Entropic's dependence on service
providers' connected home needs and requirements;; the risk that the market
for Entropic's solutions may not develop as anticipated; the effect of
intellectual property rights claims; and other factors discussed in the "Risk
Factors" section of Entropic's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter
ended June 30, 2013. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their
entirety by this cautionary statement. Entropic is providing this information
as of the date of this release and does not undertake any obligation to update
any forward-looking statements contained in this release as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.

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CONTACT: Entropic Investor and Media Contacts:
         Debra Hart
         Senior Director, Investor Relations, Entropic
         +1 858.768.3852
         debra.hart@entropic.com
        
         Chris Fallon
         Senior Director, Corporate Communications, Entropic
         +1 917.974.1667
         chris.fallon@entropic.com

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