Marvell chipset for 3DTVs integrates SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 
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SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D enhances 3D offering from industry-leading chipset maker

MONTREAL — SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO) (TSX.V: SIO) today announced that leading fabless semiconductor company, Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: MRVL), has an HD Media SoC family featuring SENSIO’s high-fidelity 3D technology. This family of SoCs is tailored to 3DTVs, and its integration of SENSIO technology allows Marvell to offer its customers the unmatched visual quality enabled by the proven SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D format.

“OEMs in the consumer electronics market understand the value that SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D brings to 3D-capable products,” said Atul Batra, Sr. Director of DTV Products at Marvell Semiconductor Inc. “Our new chipset incorporates SENSIO technology in response to a growing demand from OEMs who, we believe, will enjoy even greater flexibility in developing high-end 3D systems for the home viewing environment.”

SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D is a unique frame-compatible technology for high-fidelity stereoscopic signal processing, easily integrated into display products. Developed and refined by SENSIO for more than a decade, and deployed in the field for seven years, this mature technology has been trusted by the biggest names in content creation for pioneering and commercializing live 3D events in cinemas around the world, as well as for high-profile console games and DVD movies.

“Marvell ships more than one billion chips a year, and the incorporation of SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D into Marvell’s 3D-capable chipsets will significantly extend the presence of SENSIO technology in consumer electronics designed for the digital 3D home,” said Nicholas Routhier, SENSIO President and CEO. “We’re committed to supporting our partners in bringing quality 3D solutions to market, and we’re very proud to be working with Marvell as it provides consumer electronics OEMs high-performance chips with the flexibility to offer end users the best possible 3D viewing experience.”