Samsung Launches the GALAXY Tab 3 Lite Global Tablet Powered by Marvell

   Samsung Launches the GALAXY Tab 3 Lite Global Tablet Powered by Marvell

Leveraging the success of the popular Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, the latest global
tablet model features Marvell's unified multi-core ARMADA Mobile platform
providing high performance and low power for the worldwide mass market

PR Newswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 11, 2014

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) a
worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions today announced that the
Marvell® ARMADA® Mobile PXA986 is powering leading electronics manufacturer,
Samsung's second generation7-inch tablet, the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite. Leveraging
the success of the popular Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, the Marvell Mobile PXA986
platform delivers high-performance computing with industry-leading graphics
capabilities and best-in-class, robust connectivity at a competitive price
point while supporting advanced multimedia capabilities. The Galaxy Tab 3 Lite
is expected to be available in retail stores throughout the U.S., Europe and
Asia by March of 2014.

Marvell is a world leader in the development of storage, communications, and
consumer silicon solutions.

"The launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite global tablet is an important
milestone to bring affordable high performance mobile devices to the mass
market and it's a very meaningful effort. I am very proud of our joint
collaboration with Samsung to provide access to communication and information
to the global consumer base and make our contribution to education,
healthcare, and other social causes," said Weili Dai, President and Co-Founder
of Marvell. "I am very thankful for Samsung and Marvell's global teams of
talented engineers for their hard work, collaboration, innovation and
dedication to move the industry forward faster. I look forward to continuing
our work with Samsung and helping to further today's 'Smart Life and Smart
Lifestyle.'"

As part of Marvell's unified mobile 3G and LTE platform family, the ARMADA
Mobile PXA986 is a mass market, single-chip solution that integrates a
high-performance, low-power 1.2GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 application
processor with robust cellular modems to support advanced multimedia and
graphics capabilities consumers demand for their mobile devices. The PXA986
features an advanced multimode HSPA+ modem supporting Wideband Code Division
Multiple Access (WCDMA) and 2G networks, 21.1 Mbps downlink data-rate and 5.76
Mbps uplink data-rate, and critical features such as DSDS. For more
information about the Marvell PXA986, please visit:
http://www.marvell.com/communication-processors/pxa986/

Samsung's Galaxy 7-inch Tab 3 Lite uses Marvell's PXA986 computing platform,
including RF transceivers, Marvell's advanced Avastar® 88W8777 connectivity
solution (Wi Fi + Bluetooth + FM radio), L2000 GNSS Hybrid Location Processor,
and integrated power management and audio codec solutions.

About Marvell
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon
solutions and Kinoma® software enabling the "Smart Life and Smart Lifestyle."
From mobile communications to storage, cloud infrastructure, digital
entertainment and in-home content delivery, Marvell'sdiverse product
portfolioaligns complete platform designs with industry-leading performance,
security, reliability and efficiency. At the core of the world's most powerful
consumer, network and enterprise systems, Marvell empowers partners and their
customers toalways stand at the forefront of innovation, performance and mass
appeal. By providing people around the world with mobility and ease of access
to services adding value to their social, private and work lives, Marvell is
committed to enhancing the human experience.

As used in this release, the term "Marvell" refers to Marvell Technology Group
Ltd. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.Marvell.com.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor,
telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with
2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 206,000
people in 197 offices across 72 countries, the company operates two separate
organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media
& Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications,
Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital
Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LED.
Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic,
environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world's
most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability
Index. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.

Marvell, ARMADA, Kinoma, Avastar, and the M logo are registered trademarks of
Marvell and/or its affiliates. Other names and brands may be claimed as the
property of others.

For Further Information Contact:
Marvell Media Relations
Holly Zheng
Tel: 408-222-9202
hollyz@marvell.com

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