October 12, 2009 18:13 ET

AMIMON Wins TV Innovation Award

Award Recognizes AMIMON and WHDI's Leading Role in the Home Networking Space

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - October 12, 2009) - AMIMON Inc., the market leader in wireless HD semiconductor solutions, today announced that at the TV 3.0 Summit, an IMS Conference event, in Los Angeles AMIMON won the TV Innovation Award for the Home Networking category. The goal of the TV Innovation Awards is to recognize the most forward thinking companies who are creating products and services that are driving the new TV paradigm. AMIMON continues to garner industry approval, support and recognition for its innovative and revolutionary video-modem technology. This innovative technology is the basis for the WHDI™ (Wireless Home Digital Interface™) standard.

The IMS Conference TV Innovation Award adds to AMIMON's growing list of industry accolades, including: 2009 & 2008 CES Design & Engineering Award Honoree, Red Herring Global 100, Dun & Bradstreet Israel and Luzzatto & Luzzatto 2009 Technology Innovation Award and Globes Most Promising Startup Award.

"We have received solid market acceptance of our 1080p/60Hz HD technology and WHDI as the standard for wireless uncompressed HD connectivity throughout the home," said Noam Geri, vice president of marketing and business development for AMIMON. "The WHDI based chipset from AMIMON continues to be selected by the top CE manufacturers because of its high-quality, robust 1080p/60Hz HD wireless video and whole-home capabilities."

AMIMON began shipping its second generation chipset earlier this year. The second generation chipset is the first chipset capable of wirelessly delivering full uncompressed 1080p/60Hz HD content throughout the entire home. It is based on the revolutionary video-modem technology operating in the 5GHz unlicensed band, pioneered by AMIMON and the backbone of WHDI. WHDI enables a connectivity net connecting CE devices anywhere through out the home such as: Wireless HDTVs, multimedia projectors, AVRs, Blu-ray DVD players, set-top boxes, game consoles, computers, DVRs, and HD video accessories/dongles, allowing wireless streaming of uncompressed HD video and audio.


AMIMON is a fabless semiconductor company pioneering wireless uncompressed high-definition video for universal connectivity among CE video devices. AMIMON is a founding member of the WHDI™ (Wireless Home Digital Interface) SIG formed by leading CE companies to define a new industry standard for multi-room wireless HDTV connectivity.

AMIMON is headquartered in Herzlia, Israel; with offices in California, USA; Japan; Korea; Taiwan and China. More information is available at and

WHDI is a trademark of AMIMON, Ltd.

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