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Giant Wireless Technology Selects DSP Group's New XpandR Platform for its Digital Home Multimedia Products

XpandR, a wireless multimedia SoC solution, to drive Giant's innovative multimedia terminals for the digital home

SAN JOSE, Calif., and HONG KONG, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DSP Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DSPG), a worldwide leader in developing and providing chipset solutions for residential wireless connectivity, and Giant Wireless Technology Ltd., a leading wireless technology creation company, announced today that Giant has selected DSP Group's XpandR platform to drive its next generation of multimedia wireless products for the residential market.

XpandR, a wireless multimedia-enabled system-on-a-chip (SoC) solution, enables unmatched quality of wireless multimedia services from a single platform. XpandR empowers a broad range of digital home applications, including HD voice, picture, music streaming and sharing, email, and web browsing. XpandR integrates Wi-Fi, DECT and a powerful application processor on a single IC.

XpandR is uniquely positioned to drive multimedia terminals, including communication tablets, wireless picture frames, Internet radios, portable multimedia players, Wi-Fi/DECT multimedia phones and fixed multimedia phones with DECT handsets.

"We see growing demand for a new generation of residential home terminals that combine voice over DECT and a variety of innovative multimedia applications over Wi-Fi. DSP Group's XpandR was selected for its broad application capabilities and its high level of integration," said C.P. Chan, General Manager (Marketing) of Giant Wireless Technology.

"We are pleased that Giant Wireless Technology, a leading manufacturer of wireless consumer electronics and a leading innovator in the field of consumer devices targeted for the digital home, chose to partner with us, having realized the unique value proposition of our XpandR platform," said Ofer Elyakim, President for South East Asia of DSP Group.

About DSP Group

DSP Group, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor company, offering advanced chipsets solutions for a variety of applications. DSP Group is a world leader in the short-range wireless communication market, enabling home networking convergence for voice, video & data. By combining its in-house technologies of Digital Signal Processors (DSP's), portfolio of wireless communication protocols, including DECT, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, most advanced Radio Frequency CMOS and SiGe, as well as VoIP IC's. DSP Group is a world leader and a one- stop-shop for a wide range of applications. These applications include, but are not limited to: ISM band digital 900MHz, 2.4GHz, 5.8GHz telephony, European DECT (1.9GHz) telephony, Bluetooth systems for voice, data and video communication and are deployed in residential, SOHO, SME, enterprise and automotive applications. DSP Group ICs provide solutions for MP3 players, VoIP Phones, Gateways, and Integrated Access Devices (IAD's) and are widely used in Digital Voice Recorders (DVR's). More information about DSP Group is available at www.dspg.com .

About Giant Wireless Technology Limited

Since commencing its operations in 1988, Giant Wireless Technology has grown to become a leading wireless technology creation company skilled in design, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and brand management. Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited on May 5, 2000, the Group has its headquarters in Hong Kong, with its three manufacturing facilities location in Shenzhen and Dongguan, PRC. To date, it has 7 Application and Development centres located in Hong Kong, Singapore, New Jersey, Vancouver, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Dongguan. Customers include global brands like Motorola, Plantronics, Cobra, Avaya, Thomson, ShoreTel and Olympia.

CONTACT:
DSP Group, Inc.
Ofer Elyakim
+852-3965-5745
ofere@dsp.co.il

SOURCE DSP Group, Inc.