UTStarcom Launches a Series of New Products at PT/EXPO COMM CHINA 2011

Sep 26, 2011, 09:00 ET from UTStarcom, Inc.

BEIJING, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- UTStarcom Holdings Corp. ("UTStarcom" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: UTSI) a leading provider of interactive, IP-based network solutions in iDTV, IPTV, Internet TV and broadband for cable and telecom operators, today announced that it will exhibit its DOCSIS-EOC application ("EOC application"), Packet Transport Network 735 ("PTN 735"), MS 3005 server and several Wi-FI products at PT/EXPO COMM CHINA 2011, September 26-30, 2011.

"PT/EXPO COMM CHINA 2011 is a global forum that brings leading information technology players together to share knowledge and find areas for potential business cooperation," said UTStarcom CEO Jack Lu. "We are pleased to introduce a series of products and upgrades at this expo that can help expand operators' service offerings and enhance the subscriber experience. We believe these new products make us more competitive as we focus on our customer-centric business model of designing customizable solutions based on customers' increasingly sophisticated needs."

Below is a brief overview of UTStarcom's products on display:

  1. DOCSIS-EOC application is a standard connection product allowing 500 access points and provides 800Mbps bandwidth at the low end and 160Mbps bandwidth at the high end. The EOC application is based on coaxial cable and is designed for the final 100 meters of connection between fiber optic cables and users' set-top boxes.
  2. PTN 735 is an upgrade on the original Packet Transport Network, which has unified loading capacity and has the ability to process different types of business data. UTStarcom's PTN product helps realize complete packet transmission. The PTN 735 upgrade will have a broader bandwidth capacity that will give customers more reliable support services, convenient maintenance and customizable configuration.
  3. MS 3005 server is a streaming media storage unit and blade server that provides customers with larger storage capabilities and faster processing capacity. The MS 3005 blade server combined with the MC6098B high-definition set-top box further enhance the subscriber experience and improve operators' service capabilities through UTStarcom's integrated Internet TV solution.
  4. Wi-Fi products on display include the UAP1200 series smart antenna and the UAC8000 series wireless controller. These new Wi-Fi applications enable telecom operators to establish outdoor wireless networks that are simpler to manage and maintain. The UAP1200 product implements 802.11n technology standard.

About UTStarcom Holdings Corp

UTStarcom is a leading provider of interactive, IP-based network solutions in iDTV, IPTV, Internet TV and Broadband for cable and telecom operators. The Company sells its solutions to operators in both emerging and established telecommunications and cable markets around the world. UTStarcom enables its customers to rapidly deploy revenue-generating access services using their existing infrastructure, while providing a migration path to cost-efficient, end-to-end IP networks.

Founded in 1991, listed on the NASDAQ in 2000, the Company has its operational headquarters in Beijing, China and research and development operations in China and India. For more information about UTStarcom, visit the Company's Web site at http://www.utstar.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release includes forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the future market and application of the Company's IPTV products, and how these products can serve its customers in the future.  These statements are forward-looking in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially. These risks include the failure to deploy the products in the anticipated timeframe; risks associated with delays in product development or customer acceptance; economic issues in the identified geographic markets, and changes in government regulation and licensing requirements, as well as risk factors identified in its latest Annual Report on Form 10-K, 10-K/A, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, 6-K and Current Reports on Form 8-K, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements included in this release are based upon information available to the Company as of the date of this release, which may change, and we assume no obligation to update any such forward-looking statement.

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