TechFaith to Expand Shipment of Ruggedized JPAD to Russia and South Africa

  TechFaith to Expand Shipment of Ruggedized JPAD to Russia and South Africa

PR Newswire

BEIJING, Jan. 14, 2014

BEIJING, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication
Limited (NASDAQ:CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the "Company"), today announced it will
expand shipments of it ruggedized Android JPAD into Russia and South Africa in
early February of 2014.

TechFaith's JPAD ruggedized PAD, was designed on the robust Android operating
system operating on QUAD Core CPU and runs on WCDMA/GSM networks, with IP68
and MIL-S810G standards certifications. It features a 7.0 inch LCD screen with
2^nd Generation Gorilla Glass, is dust resistant and water resistant up to 1.5
meters, and able to operate in extreme temperatures.TechFaith's JPAD is a
dual sim card device, with an ultra-long battery life of 6000mah.

Mr. Deyou Dong, President and COO of TechFaith, said, "We continue to find
very encouraging demand for our ruggedized mobile phones and JPADs in both the
retail and enterprise segments. Consumers are reluctant to make an investment
on a new device knowing that it will likely be dropped, cracked, broken or
severely damaged – often within just hours or days of purchase.By offering
ruggedized versions, TechFaith is giving consumers the powerful technology
experience and features they demand with the durability they need. The
combination represents a value added offering to the market and one benefiting
from increased traction in our domestic China market and in vibrant
international markets, including Russia and South Africa."

For more information on JPAD please visit

About TechFaith

TechFaith (NASDAQ: CNTF) has three primary businesses. The Company is a
leading global mobile solutions provider for the global mobile handsets market
(previously called the ODP (Original Developed Product) business)). The
Company is a leading developer of specialized mobile phones for differentiated
market segments, including the rapidly growing smartphone market targeting
wireless mobile phone network operators and end users; the Company also serves
sports enthusiasts with a tailored line under the Jungle brand and the teen
market under licensed brands. Under the Company's 17FOX brand (previously
"17VEE"), the Company has built a leading intellectual property based motion
gaming business ranging from Bluetooth-enabled motion gaming controllers and
software to a planned proprietary set-top motion game box. For more
information, please visit

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SOURCE China TechFaith Wireless Technology Limited

Contact: In China, Jay Ji, China Techfaith Wireless Communication Technology
Limited, 86-10-5822-8390,; In the U.S., David Pasquale, Global
IR Partners, +1 914-337-8801,
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