CodexNovus Releases Powerful HDCodex Media Player

DML-200 to Revolutionize Media Server Market

CHAMPAIGN, IL ─ August 1, 2006 ─ CodexNovus, the leader in stand -alone and networked media server products, is proud to announce a major innovation in media playback technology and performance with the introduction of the revolutionary HDcodex DML -200.

The DML -200 has been designed to elevate the quality of video playback by providing SD and HD video at resolutions of up to a full 1920 x 1080 pixels in progressive scan mode. It offers unparalleled flexibility and configuration options that support a wide range of media files. To complete the home theater experience the DML -200 also delivers multi -channel 5.1 and 7.1 high resolution digital audio capabilities.

"The introduction of the DML -200 provides us with a tremendous opportunity to demonstrate our powerful and easy -to -use media player to residential and commercial system integrators," said Hugo Feugen, president of CodexNovus. "With the inspiration of innovation at our fingertips, we're taking the concept of convenience in home theater technology to the next level."

Exclusive to the HDcodex is the ability to playback interactive multimedia presentations combining video, audio, pictures and graphics, making the DML -200 an ideal solution for public display applications, such as tradeshows and point -of -purchase kiosks in A/V dealer showroom applications.

"The HDcodex DML -200 is a fantastic tool for demonstrating the full potential of our video display products," said Jim McGall, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Vidikron. "Being able to instantly access high definition video content and full multi -channel audio playback are significant tools that dealers across the country should embrace."

As a member of the HDcodex family, the DML -200 is field upgradeable to protect your investment and to ensure that you can add new capabilities as they become available. The HDcodex line of entertainment products have been designed to integrate all of your entertainment media and to deliver remarkable and memorable home entertainment experiences on demand, and designed to fit many applications and budgets.

The HDcodex DML -200 will be available in Q4 of 2006 at an MSRP of $3,499.

Talking Points:
• Supplies high quality video in SD and HD formats at resolutions up to 1920 x 1080p.
• Provides faithful reproduction of 5.1 and 7.1 high -resolution digital audio.
• ISF -certified and enabled with AMG's LASSO media recognition system.
• Supports the following media files formats: MPEG, AVI, TS, VC -1 MP2, MP3, WAV, AAC, HTML, SWF, BMP, PNG, TIFF, GIF and JPEG.
• The HDcodex DML -200 will be available in Q4 of 2006 at an MSRP of $3499.00.

About CodexNovus, Inc.

Champaign, Illinois -based CodexNovus was formed in March 2000 by Hugo Feugen, the president of CodexNovus. The company produces leading -edge media server products and technology designed to embrace the ever -growing world of digital content in both the residential and commercial markets. The company's mission is to open up the world of stunningly beautiful HDTV imagery and multi -channel audio that surrounds you by offering affordable media servers which allow instant access to complete digital audio, video, and image libraries in the home or in commercial applications. A benchmark ideology of CodexNovus is to provide products that are easily expandable and upgradeable so that you can be certain you have a system designed against near -term obsolescence.

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