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Intrinsyc Announces Availability of Mobile Development Platform Based on a Qualcomm(R) Snapdragon(TM) 805 Ultra HD Processor

Provides Early Access to Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Processor Featuring the 400-series Adreno(TM) GPU and Hardware-based HEVC (H.265) Video Decoding

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/31/14 -- Intrinsyc Software International ("Intrinsyc") (TSX: ICS), a leading developer of mobile and embedded devices, today announced general availability of its Mobile Development Platform Tablet ("MDP/T"), based on a Qualcomm® Snapdragon 805 processor from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. Intrinsyc's MDP/T is designed to provide application developers and device manufacturers with early access to a high-performance mobile platform, for developing, testing, optimizing and showcasing next-generation apps and games.

The MDP/T provides users with access to one of the latest Snapdragon processors from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., allowing developers to create, test and optimize software on one of the most advanced mobile processors available. The Snapdragon 805 processor, with up to 2.7 GHz with quad-core CPUs, features a Qualcomm Adreno 420 Graphics Processing Unit ("GPU"), which includes support for hardware tessellation and geometry shaders, as well as advanced 4K rendering for realistic scenes and objects and visually stunning graphics and mobile gaming experiences. As one of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.'s most advanced mobile processors to date, the Snapdragon 805 processor helps enable breakthrough user experiences, and is one of the first mobile processors designed to enable an end-to-end Ultra HD solution.

The MDP/T features a 10.06" WQHD (2560x1440) display, 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of high-speed storage. It also has support for Hollywood Quality Video™ video post processing, hardware-based HEVC (H.265) encode and decode for extremely low-power UltraHD video recording and playback. It also features one of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.'s most advanced Wi-Fi for mobile, state-of-the-art two-stream dual-band Qualcomm VIVE™ 802.11ac, helping enable wireless 4K video streaming and other media-intensive applications. Other advanced features include dual infrared cameras for 3D gesture recognition, a fingerprint scanner, and 7 microphones for surround sound recording and ultrasound pen and gesture support.

The MDP/T comes with the Android 4.4 (KitKat) operating system and powerful preinstalled development and optimization software including the Snapdragon Performance Visualizer by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and a special version of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.'s Trepn™ profiler that is designed to display the power consumption of individual hardware power rails. The Snapdragon Performance Visualizer is a suite of software tools for system performance monitoring, profiling and debugging. These tools are designed to help make it easier to locate and resolve performance bottlenecks, so applications perform at peak levels. Access is also provided to the Snapdragon Software Development Kit ("SDK"), Adreno profiler, Trepn plug-in for Eclipse, Qualcomm Vuforia™ mobile vision platform, and the AllSeen Alliance's open source AllJoyn™ software framework.

"Application developers can break out from the competition by utilizing the advanced technology and tools provided by the MDP/T based on the Snapdragon 805 processor from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.," said Tracy Rees, Chief Executive Officer for Intrinsyc. "We are excited to help accelerate the development of the world's most advanced mobile applications with the MDP/T and our intimate knowledge of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.'s Snapdragon processor technology."

The Intrinsyc MDP/T will be available for purchase at http://shop.intrinsyc.com/products/mdp-tablet-powered-by-snapdragon-805-processor for $799.00. Intrinsyc will support developers and manufacturers with engineering services, technical support, technical documentation, complimentary tools and software updates.

About Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.

Intrinsyc Software International, Inc. (www.intrinsyc.com) is a product development company that provides hardware, software, and services that enable next-generation embedded and wireless products. Solutions span the development life cycle from concept to production, including DragonBoard™ development kits and the Open-Q System on Modules ("SOM") based on Snapdragon application processors from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. These solutions help device makers and technology suppliers create compelling differentiated products with faster time-to-market. Intrinsyc is publicly traded (TSX: ICS) and is headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Qualcomm Snapdragon, Qualcomm Adreno, Trepn and Hollywood Quality Video are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Qualcomm VIVE is a product of Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. Qualcomm Vuforia is a product of Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc. The AllJoyn open source project is hosted by the AllSeen Alliance.

Qualcomm, Adreno, DragonBoard, Trepn, Snapdragon, VIVE and Vuforia are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated, registered in the United States and other countries. Hollywood Quality Video is a trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. AllJoyn is a trademark of Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc., registered in the United States and other countries. All trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated, and Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. are used with permission.

Contacts:
Tracy Rees
Chief Executive Officer
Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.
[email protected] .com
+1-604-801-6461

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