SOURCE: Focus Enhancements

July 18, 2007 01:39 ET

Focus Enhancements Presents UWB Paper at Wireless Japan Conference 2007

Company to Demonstrate UWB and TV-Out Video Encoder Products in Booth C-418

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) - Focus Enhancements, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), a worldwide leader in Ultra Wideband (UWB) wireless technology, video conversion and digital media, will present a paper titled, UWB for Mobile Wireless Applications: Video, Audio and DataComm - for Business and Consumers during the Wireless Japan Show in Tokyo, Japan. The presentation will be made by Brian Willis, country manager for Focus Enhancements, Japan.

In addition, the company will demonstrate and 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. 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 from July 18-20 and is expected to attract 34,000 industry professionals focusing on wireless and mobile products for Japan's advanced mobile 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 period ending March 31, 2007 as well as other filings with the SEC. These statements are based on information as of July 18, 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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