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Audience

October 10, 2013 08:00 ET

Audience Geeks Out With ZTE

Audience Extends Its Momentum in China With ZTE Tapping earSmart eS305 for New Smartphone

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 10, 2013) - Audience®, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADNC), the leader in advanced voice and audio processing for mobile devices, today announced that the ZTE Geek features an earSmart eS305 Advanced Voice Processor to deliver industry leading call quality. Preserving natural voice quality with superior noise suppression, the earSmart eS305 facilitates clear, fluid conversations for a variety of current applications including, video chat, VoIP and broadband/Wi-Fi voice communications as well as across legacy cellular networks.

"ZTE is committed to delivering innovative devices to market that enable new user experiences -- advanced voice capabilities that transform real-time communications is an important part of this," said Mr. He Shiyou, executive vice president and head of the terminal division, ZTE. "We are pleased to extend our relationship with Audience to deliver an outstanding user experience to Chinese consumers."

The ZTE Geek is a 5-inch handset featuring a 2GHz Intel Atom Z2580 processor. It also features a rear facing, 8MP camera with LED flash, a front facing, 1MP camera and a 2300mAh battery. The ZTE Geek runs on Android 4.2 Jelly bean, with 8GB of storage, 1GB of RAM and a 1280x720 HD touch screen and will be available in China through China Unicom and retail.

"The Geek is another great example of ZTE's ability to deliver a new breed of high-end smartphone that can leverage and drive the development of voice based applications," said Robert Schoenfield, vice president of marketing and business development, Audience. "ZTE is highly regarded as an industry leader, and by working together on the Geek we deliver outstanding voice capabilities with a best-in-class consumer experience to a market that continues to drive smartphone innovation."

For more information on earSmart Advanced Voice processors from Audience, please go here.

About Audience
Audience is the leader in advanced voice and audio processing for mobile devices. Its family of earSmart™ intelligent voice processors is based on the processes of human hearing, to suppress background noise and enhance mobile voice quality. Audience's technology substantially improves the mobile voice experience, while also improving the performance of speech-based services, and enhancing audio quality for multimedia. Audience earSmart™ processors are featured in mobile devices from leading providers in Asia-Pacific, Europe and the U.S. The company is based in Mountain View, California. For more information, see www.audience.com.

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    Diane Vanasse
    Audience, Inc.
    408-242-0027
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