PRODUCTS FEATURING HQV PROCESSING AT INFOCOMM 2006

Silicon Optix's Realta HQV® technology will be featured in several exhibits during the 2006 Infocomm Show

San Jose, CA -(June 7, 2006) -Silicon Optix's Realta HQV® technology will be featured in several exhibits during the 2006 Infocomm Show in Orlando, Florida from June 5 -9.


3M: Digital Media Systems 700, 710, 800 & 810, Booth 3127
3M will be showcasing innovative products featuring integrated Realta HQV® video processing. The first is an all -in -one projector that provides a 100 -inch -diagonal image from only 3.5 feet away from the screen; the second is a wall -mounted projector that delivers a 60 -inch image from only 2.5 feet away.

NEC: TheaterSync Video Processor, Booth 2515
The NEC TheaterSync™ external video processor features Realta HQV video processing and will seamlessly connect to displays for outstanding video performance. TheaterSync™ offers a complete array of connectivity, including all SD, HD, and PC signals over standard analog, DVI, and HDMI inputs. Available now. MSRP $3,595.

Calibre: Vantage HD Video Processor, Booth 3271
Calibre's Vantage -HD is an image scaler/switcher that features Realta HQV processing that will instantly give your home theater a new image makeover. Available now. MSRP $2,900.

Digital Projection: VIP 1000 Video Processor, Booth # 3759
Digital Projection's external video switcher and image processor, featuring HQV processing for use with all of Digital Projection's current and previously released precision displays. Available now. MSRP $5,995.

SMART Technologies: Wall -Mounted Projector, Booth 1431
Cinetron: HD -900 1080p LCOS projector, Booth 559
BenQ: WXGA (1280X768) DLP projector

The Realta HQV video engine has received numerous awards and accolades, including the "Best of Innovations" award for the Embedded Technologies category at the 2005 Consumer Electronics Show, "Most Promising New Technology" and "Most Exciting New Company" from The Perfect Vision, "Best Buzz of CEDIA" from Insight Media, AVGuide Monthly's "Best Product Overall," Red Herring's "Top 100 Innovators" award, Fred Kahn's "Silver Best of CES" award, "Best Picture of the Show" at the Home Entertainment 2005 Show from Tom Norton of UltimateAVmag.com, and, most recently, the "Five -Star DisplayMate Best Video Hardware" award from DisplayMate Technologies.

About Silicon Optix
Silicon Optix Inc., a privately held fabless semiconductor company, is the leading supplier of advanced programmable video/image digital processing integrated circuits (ICs). The company's products are driving three unique technologies into a broad range of markets: a patented, powerful, array -based programmable DSP for digital video that can perform one trillion operations/second, enabling real -time pixel -by -pixel processing of HDTV; industry -leading and Hollywood -proven software algorithms from Teranex; and proprietary eWARP™ geometry processing. Its mission is to leverage these innovative technologies into ICs that will enable the next generation of digital video/image capture, transmission, distribution, editing, storage, and display solutions, with an initial focus on large -area digital displays, including front and rear projection. Silicon Optix is headquartered in San Jose, California, with operations in Hanover, Germany; Orlando, Florida; Taipei, Taiwan; Shanghai, China; and Toronto, Canada. For more information about Silicon Optix, please visit the company's website at www.siliconoptix.com.

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