TechFaith to Launch More Powerful, 4th Generation Ruggedized Note

Jul 23, 2013, 05:30 ET from China TechFaith Wireless Technology Limited

BEIJING, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited (NASDAQ: CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the "Company") today announced it will launch its 4th generation of ruggedized devices, the "J4" Note.

TechFaith's ruggedized J4 Note is certified with IP68 and MIL-S810G standards. It features a 5.3 inch high resolution LCD touch screen, with 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN and Wi-Fi Direct allowing users Internet access nearly everywhere.  The J4 Note comes with an 8.0M rear camera, ability to operate in extreme temperature conditions with long battery life, dual sim card support, a microSD card slot and a Micro USB port for fast digital video, data and audio transfers.  The powerful Note runs on the Android Jelly Bean operating system with a duo core processor.

Mr. Deyou Dong, President and COO of TechFaith, said, "We are very proud of our new ruggedized J4 Note.  We have taken great care in the development of our latest durable Note.  We wanted to give consumers a faster, more powerful device that was fully ruggedized but lighter weight.  We think the J4 represents a compelling offering for both the domestic and international markets given consumers desire for sleek, on the go devices they can use to harness the Internet, play games, watch movies and access the vast world of Android applications."

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About TechFaith

TechFaith (NASDAQ: CNTF) has three primary businesses. The Company is a leading global mobile solutions provider for the global mobile handsets market (previously called the ODP (Original Developed Product) business)). The Company is a leading developer of specialized mobile phones for differentiated market segments, including the rapidly growing smartphone market targeting wireless mobile phone network operators and end users; the Company also serves sports enthusiasts with a tailored line under the Jungle brand and the teen market under licensed brands. Under the Company's 17FOX brand (previously "17VEE"), the Company has built a leading intellectual property based motion gaming business ranging from Bluetooth-enabled motion gaming controllers and software to a planned proprietary set-top motion game box. For more information, please visit,

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