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March 22, 2010 09:15 ET

Zoran and DVN Demonstrate High Definition China Cable Set-Top Boxes for Operators at CCBN 2010 in Beijing

Zoran-Based SupraTV® and SupraXD® Processors Power Design Platforms

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) -  Zoran Corporation (NASDAQ: ZRAN) announced that it will be demonstrating with DVN (Holdings) Limited a new generation of High Definition and Standard Definition set-top box models at the China Cable Broadcasting Network (CCBN) 2010 conference held this week in Beijing in Hall 1B, Zoran Booth B704 and DVN Booth 401.

DVN, a market and technology leader in digital cable solutions, has selected Zoran's SupraXD® 180 processor for its new generation of High Definition China Cable set-top box models, with bi-directional broadcast capabilities, shipping to multiple cable operators.

DVN has also selected Zoran's SupraTV® 236 and SupraTV® 260 processors to power a new range of Standard Definition cable set-top boxes shipping to China's largest and most influential cable operators. These new DVN models are now being deployed for both one-way and bi-directional Standard Definition cable services and will also be demonstrated at CCBN.

"We are seeing strong demand from our operator customers for basic high definition cable set-top boxes and the SupraXD® 180 processor is well-designed for this segment, we also appreciate Zoran's SupraTV® 236 and 260 cable solutions, which are well optimized for our mainstream Standard Definition set-top boxes," said Zhang Yijun, DVN Group Administrative Vice President.

"We are delighted to work with DVN and look forward to a broad based rollout of these new models," said Ram Ofir, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Home Entertainment division at Zoran Corporation.

About DVN
DVN (Holdings) Limited (SEHK: 500) is one of the largest digital TV broadcasting systems integrators in China engaged in the design, development, integration and sales of digital set-top boxes, smart cards, conditional access systems, digital broadcasting systems and related software. For more information about DVN, please go to www.dvnholdings.com and www.dvnchina.com.

About Zoran Corporation
Zoran Corporation, based in Sunnyvale, California, is a leading provider of digital solutions in the digital entertainment and digital imaging markets. With over two decades of expertise developing and delivering digital signal processing technologies, Zoran has pioneered high-performance digital audio and video, imaging applications and Connect Share Entertain technologies for the digital home. Zoran's proficiency in integration delivers major benefits for OEM customers, including greater capabilities within each product generation, reduced system costs, and shorter time to market. Zoran-based DTV, set-top-box, DVD, digital camera, multimedia mobile phone and multifunction printer products have received recognition for excellence and are now in hundreds of millions of homes and offices worldwide. With headquarters in the U.S. and operations in China, England, France, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Sweden, and Taiwan, Zoran may be contacted on the World Wide Web at www.zoran.com or at 408-523-6500.

Zoran, the Zoran logo, SupraTV and SupraXD are trademarks or registered trademarks of Zoran Corporation and/or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. All other names and brands may be claimed as property of others.

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