SOURCE: Focus Enhancements

September 25, 2007 17:37 ET

Focus Enhancements to Display Ultra Wideband and TV Encoder Technology at CEATEC Japan 2007

Visit Focus Enhancements in the WiMedia Pavilion -- Hall 2, Booth 2B49

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - September 25, 2007) - Focus Enhancements, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), a worldwide leader in Ultra Wideband (UWB) wireless technology, video conversion and digital media, will display UWB technology based on the WiMedia UWB Standard, Certified Wireless USB based on the specifications from the USB-IF and TV-out video encoder products for mobile devices at CEATEC Japan 2007. Among the products on display will be:

--  Certified Wireless USB Hub and Dongle Reference Designs based on
    specifications from the USB-IF
--  UWB streaming video
--  Gigabeat S Portable Media Player
--  Gigabeat One-Segment Mobile TV-tuner with TV-out
--  FS471 Portable TV-out Daughter Cards for Freescale and RMI Development

The conference will be held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture from October 2-6, and is expected to attract nearly 200,000 industry professionals interested in the show's theme: "Experiencing the Frontlines of Digital Convergence" in Japan's technology demanding society.

About Focus Enhancements, Inc.

Focus Enhancements, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), headquartered in Campbell, CA, is a leading designer of world-class solutions in advanced, proprietary video and wireless video technologies. Many of the world's largest technology companies partner with Focus Enhancements for high-performance TV encoder, UWB, and video convergence solutions. The company's Semiconductor Group develops integrated circuits (ICs) for high-performance applications in the video convergence market, including IPTV set-top boxes and portable media players. Focus Enhancements is currently developing a wireless IC chip set based on the WiMedia UWB standard and designed to be compatible with Wireless USB, and used in personal computer (PC), consumer electronics (CE), and mobile electronics applications. The company's Systems Group develops video products for the digital media markets, with customers in the broadcast, video production, digital signage and digital asset management markets. More information on Focus Enhancements may be obtained from the company's SEC filings, or by visiting the Focus Enhancements home page at

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Statements in this press release which are not historical, including statements regarding management's intentions, hopes, expectations, representations, plans or predictions about the future are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include the risk factors specified in the company's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006, and Form 10-Q for the periods ending March 31, 2007 and June 30, 2007 as well as other filings with the SEC. These statements are based on information as of September 25, 2007 and the company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • Focus Enhancements:
    Mike Kelly
    VP of Marketing, Semi Group
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    Focus Investors:
    Mary Magnani
    Lippert/Heilshorn & Assoc.
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    Focus Press:
    Brian Solis
    FutureWorks, Inc.
    408.428.0895 x101
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