Media Advisory - Icron Showcasing the Future of Connectivity at CES 2011: Unveiling New Video and USB Technology

Dec 09, 2010, 09:00 ET from Icron Technologies Corporation

Icron demonstrating how video and USB technologies are extending PCs beyond the desktop

BURNABY, BC, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ - Icron Technologies (TSX Venture: IT), providers of VU-Link™ high performance video and USB extension solutions, announced today that it will demonstrate three new video and USB extender solutions at CES 2011 (Consumer Electronics Show).

Icron will be showcasing and demonstrating the following new products and technologies:

  1. 20-meter USB 3.0 Active copper cable (extends USB 3.0 beyond 3 meter specification). Supports USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 peripherals.
  2. USB over DisplayPort technology (delivers DisplayPort video and USB 2.0 capability over a standard DisplayPort cable).
  3. New KVM product featuring uncompressed 1080p video and USB 2.0 functionality, enabling PC video and USB capability at remote locations up to 100 meters away from source computer.

CES 2011 Booth Location
Icron Booth at CES 2011: South Hall 1 Lower Level -# 20560

Press Conference Information
Icron Press Conference at CES 2011 "Future of Connectivity: Unveiling New Video and USB Technology" is scheduled for January 7, 2011, 9:30 - 10:30 am, room LVCC, S221. RSVP to susan.kirk@icron.com.

Contact Information
Icron's CEC 2011 media kit is online: www.icron.com/ces/ces2011

For media inquiries: Susan Kirk, susan.kirk@icron.com, +1 604 315 9959.
For sales inquires: sales@icron.com
For investor inquires: ir@icron.com

About CES 2011 
The 2011 International CES will feature 2,500 global technology companies unveiling the latest consumer technology products and services across 15 major product categories including the latest in audio, automotive electronics, connected home technologies, digital imaging, electronic gaming, entertainment/content and more. Visit www.cesweb.org for more information.

About Icron Technologies Corp.
Icron Technologies (TSX-V:IT) is an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of high performance video and USB extension solutions for commercial and industrial markets worldwide. Icron's patented VU-LinkTM technology extends PC Video and USB devices over many media types including Cat 5, Fiber, Wireless, DisplayPort, Coax, Powerline, and over a corporate LAN. Icron's extension products are deployed in a wide range of applications such as digital home connectivity, industrial automation, medical imaging, aerospace, interactive digital signage, remote desktop extension, security and surveillance, enterprise computing, isolated USB, and point-of-sale markets, or anywhere where a PC needs to be remotely located from a display or peripheral device.

Icron is a publicly traded corporation and trades under the symbol "IT" on the TSX Venture Exchange. For more information on the company and its products, please visit www.icron.com.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS:  Except for statements of historical fact, all statements in this news release―including, without limitation, statements regarding financial estimates and future plans and objectives of Icron―are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

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