Silicon Image Announces World's First Full-Bandwidth Dual-Mode HDMI® 2.0/MHL® 3.0 IC with HDCP 2.2

Only Solution Available to Equip 4K UHD TVs with Full 600 MHz HDMI and HDCP 2.2 Connectivity

2014 International CES


SUNNYVALE, Calif.--Silicon Image (NASDAQ: SIMG), a leading provider of HD connectivity solutions, today announced the world's first full bandwidth, dual-mode HDMI® 2.0/MHL® 3.0 integrated circuit (IC) with full support for HDCP 2.2 - supporting content owners' requirements to ensure the secure delivery of premium content.

The SiI9777 supports 4K Ultra HD video, as outlined in the latest HDMI 2.0 specification, allowing manufacturers to build televisions and set-top boxes that transmit 4K video at 60 frames per second. The SiI9777 also supports 4K video input from MHL 3.0-enabled smartphones and tablets. The dual-mode Sil9777 HDMI 2.0/MHL 3.0 port processor is expected to sample to customers during the first quarter of 2014.

"Silicon Image is the first to provide a 4K UHD connectivity IC that delivers content at the highest bandwidth with full HDCP 2.2 for both the MHL 3.0 and HDMI 2.0 specifications," said David Kuo, senior director of marketing at Silicon Image. "With our most advanced port processor solution, the Sil9777, DTV manufacturers can offer consumers the ultimate 4K Ultra HD experience at home when watching blockbuster Hollywood movies, TV broadcasts, sports and more."

The dual-mode Sil9777 port processor supports:

*4K Ultra HD resolution @ 50/60Hz as outlined in the HDMI 2.0 specification

*HDCP 2.2 premium content protection

*MHL versions 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0, with video input resolution up to 4K

Silicon Image at the 2014 International CES - Las Vegas, Nevada

Silicon Image will be showcasing its HD connectivity solutions by invitation only in the Meeting Place #MP25975, South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center during the 2014 International CES from Tuesday, January 7, 2014 to Friday, January 10, 2014.

For editors interested in meeting with Silicon Image during International CES, please contact Press_relations@siliconimage.com to schedule a briefing.

For more information about Silicon Image's port processors and DTV/Home Theater solutions, visit http://www.siliconimage.com/

About Silicon Image, Inc.

Silicon Image is a leading provider of connectivity solutions that enable the reliable distribution and presentation of high-definition content for mobile, consumer electronics, and PC markets. The company delivers its technology via semiconductor and intellectual property products that are compliant with global industry standards and feature market leading Silicon Image innovations such as InstaPort™ and InstaPrevue™. Silicon Image's products are deployed by the world's leading electronics manufacturers in devices such as mobile phones, tablets, DTVs, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio-video receivers, digital cameras, as well as desktop and notebook PCs. Silicon Image has driven the creation of the highly successful HDMI® and DVI™ industry standards, the latest standard for mobile devices - MHL®, and the leading 60GHz wireless HD video standard - WirelessHD®. Via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Simplay Labs, Silicon Image offers manufacturers comprehensive standards interoperability and compliance testing services. For more information, visit us at http://www.siliconimage.com/.

Featured Product

Luxul - Not just a router, it's EPIC

Luxul - Not just a router, it's EPIC

The network is the foundation on which modern entertainment, security, control and automation systems are built. The new Epic series of routers from Luxul are designed to help integration professionals build that foundation and deliver a great customer experience. The router is a critical piece of every network-connecting a local network to the Internet, controlling traffic and providing security. With the release of its new Epic series, Luxul has redefined the router, adding capabilities that make it far more than just a traditional router. In addition to being high-performing commercial grade routers, the Epic series offers a platform for optimizing the user experience in smart homes, workplaces, retail establishments and more. This experience is delivered through Luxul and third-party applications running on the Epic platform.