TechFaith to expand new model "JNote" Shipment into European Market

     TechFaith to expand new model "JNote" Shipment into European Market  PR Newswire  BEIJING, April 9, 2014  BEIJING, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication Limited (NASDAQ:CNTF), today announced it will commence shipments of it ruggedized Android JNote into European markets in the second quarter of 2014.  TechFaith's powerful ruggedized JNote is certified with IP68 and MIL-S810G standards. It 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. Its features a 6.0 inch, 1080P high-definition LCD screen with 2^nd Generation Gorilla Glass, water resistance up to 1.5 meters and dust resistant, giving users the ability to operate in extreme temperatures. Dual sim card support, long batter life, a high resolution 13.0 MP rear camera, and 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN and Wi-Fi Direct allow users Internet access nearly everywhere in the diverse environments encountered on a daily basis and on sporting or leisure activities.  Mr. Deyou Dong, President and COO of TechFaith, said, "Our ruggedized JNote is a powerful entertainment, communications and computing device in a highly durable package. Consumers continue to demand the large screen and slim form factor. We have continued to enhance our Note family by leveraging the hottest features from each earlier design, while adding in new value add features allowed by the Android Jelly Bean operating system, including our integrated outdoor applications. This approach continues to differentiate our products in the marketplace and provides us with a distinctive advantage in both the retail and enterprise segments."  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 MobiFox brand (previously "17VEE" and "17FOX"), 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 www.techfaithwireless.com.  Safe Harbor Statement  This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates," "confident," "outlook" and similar statements. Among other things, the business outlook and strategic and operational plans of TechFaith and management quotations contain forward-looking statements. TechFaith may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its periodic reports to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Forms 20-F and 6-K, etc., in its annual report to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to third parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about TechFaith's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, those risks outlined in TechFaith's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including its annual report on Form 20-F. TechFaith does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.  SOURCE China TechFaith Wireless Technology Limited  Website: http://www.techfaithwireless.com Contact: In China: Jay Ji, China Techfaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited, 86-10-5822-8390, ir@techfaith.cn; In the U.S., David Pasquale, Global IR Partners, +1 914-337-8801, cntf@globalirpartners.com