SOURCE: e.Digital Corporation

December 23, 2009 08:30 ET

e.Digital Announces Air Burkina and Air Mali as Newest eVU™ Portable IFE Customers

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - December 23, 2009) - e.Digital Corporation (OTCBB: EDIG), a leading technology innovator of dedicated portable entertainment systems and patented flash memory-related technology, announced today that Air Burkina and Air Mali have selected eVU™ portable in-flight entertainment (IFE) systems from e.Digital to entertain their passengers. Facilitated through France Vision Services (FVS), the eVU systems and services order has been delivered.

Air Burkina is the flag carrier airline of Burkina Faso operating scheduled service to destinations in West Africa and France. Air Mali is headquartered in Bamako, Mali with scheduled service to destinations in West Africa, Central Africa, France and Spain.

e.Digital's proprietary studio-approved eVU portable entertainment system features a multi-language, customizable, passenger-friendly interface and an industry-leading 20+ hours of continuous video playback from a single battery charge. eVU is available in both 7" and 8" high resolution LCD screens with 160 GB to 200 GB of rugged and reliable storage for many hours of movies, television shows, music, specialty programming and games. eVU is the most reliable dedicated long play portable IFE product available today and integrates the latest in battery safety features through its removable "Smart" rechargeable high capacity battery pack. To date, more than 30 airlines have made dedicated portable systems powered by e.Digital technology their in-flight entertainment choice.

"We appreciate our relationship with FVS and look forward to working on additional IFE business opportunities with them," commented Fred Falk, president and CEO of e.Digital.

About e.Digital Corporation: e.Digital is a leading innovator of dedicated portable in flight entertainment systems. More than 30 airlines have made dedicated portable systems powered by e.Digital technology their in flight entertainment choice. e.Digital also owns and is monetizing its Flash-R™ portfolio of flash memory-related patents. e.Digital was the first company to develop, patent, and productize fundamental technology that opened the door to the widespread use of flash memory in many of today's popular electronic products. For more information about e.Digital, please visit:

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