Ultra Thin and Light Active Copper Interconnects Feature Spectra7's Latest Chips for High Bandwidth TV's, Displays, HMDs and Cameras

January 2, 2018
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired) Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. (TSX:SEV) ("Spectra7" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high-performance analog semiconductor products for broadband connectivity markets, will be showcasing its active copper cable home theater, DreamWeVR and USB Type-C interconnect products at the Consumer Electronics Show ("CES") in Las Vegas, NV from January 8th through the 12th, 2018.

"We've seen a fantastic response for our active copper cable solutions, especially in the virtual, augmented, and mixed reality consumer product markets," said Spectra7's CEO Raouf Halim. "With consumer electronic data rates continuing to scale, we believe CES 2018 is the perfect venue to highlight our new technologies. We look forward to meeting both current and new customers to demonstrate how our semiconductors can accelerate their product development cycles as data rates increase."

Home theater products include those that support the latest HDMI data rates and standards. DreamWeVR products include a range of modules and solutions that support next generation AR/VR/MR head-mounted displays. Finally, new USB Type-C products and reference designs will also be introduced and demonstrated.

The Company will host one-on-one meetings during CES for customers interested in previewing these products and reference designs. To request a meeting, please email Annie Hoang at ahoang@spectra7.com.



ABOUT SPECTRA7 MICROSYSTEMS INC.

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. is a high performance analog semiconductor company delivering unprecedented bandwidth, speed and resolution to enable disruptive industrial design for leading electronics manufacturers in virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, data centers and other connectivity markets. Spectra7 is based in San Jose, California with design centers in Markham, Ontario, Cork, Ireland, and Little Rock, Arkansas. For more information, please visit www.spectra7.com.



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For more information, please contact:

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc.
Sean Peasgood
Investor Relations
416-565-2805
ir@spectra7.com

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc.
Darren Ma
Chief Financial Officer
669-284-3170
pr@spectra7.com