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Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

Westinghouse Digital Incorporates Genesis Microchip Video Controllers

Business Wire
via NewsEdge Corporation

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2005-- Strategic Relationship Enables Westinghouse Digital to Capitalize on Genesis Video Processing Technology and Faroudja Brand

Genesis(R) Microchip Inc. (Nasdaq:GNSS), a world leader in the development of image processing technologies for flat-panel monitors, TVs and other consumer display products, today announced that Westinghouse Digital Electronics, a leading consumer electronics company, has named Genesis as its primary supplier of video processing controllers for several models of its LCD TV and HD monitor product lines. The strategic relationship enables Westinghouse Digital to feature Genesis' award-winning image quality in the now available LTV-27w2 and LTV-32w1 LCD TVs, and the LVM-37w1 and LVM-42w2 1080p video monitors, as well as in several future models.

"We chose Genesis Microchip for these models of our LCD TVs and monitors because its video processing technology delivers the performance required to produce precise and vibrant picture quality in these displays," said Richard Houng, Westinghouse Digital chief executive officer.

"We are pleased to have entered into this strategic alliance with Westinghouse Digital, a household name synonymous with high quality consumer products and reliability," said Elie Antoun, Genesis Microchip's president and CEO. "We believe that consumers will benefit from these new innovative flat-panel displays and will enjoy the outstanding image quality powered by Genesis technologies including its Emmy award-winning and patented Faroudja video processing."

About Westinghouse Digital

Westinghouse Digital Electronics provides consumers with a full line of innovative LCD displays and other consumer electronic products, delivering the latest digital content for the ultimate entertainment experience. The company has successfully executed its visionary go-to-market strategy of bringing technologically advanced products to mainstream consumers, including LCD TVs featuring Pixel Direct(TM) technology, video monitors that deliver 1080p resolution, digital photo frames, and HD-Grade(TM) computer monitors in both standard aspect and widescreen formats. Westinghouse Digital is dedicated to providing consumers with stylish, feature-rich and high-quality entertainment devices to meet the needs of every household member. Westinghouse products are available nationwide in more than 2,800 consumer electronics retail stores and other resellers. For more information, please visit

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