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Entropic Expands Sales Team in India; Welcomes Tanmay Jha as Associate Director, Sales

NEW DELHI (22nd Convergence India 2014 Conference), January 20, 2014Entropic (Nasdaq: ENTR), a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home, announced today the addition of Mr. Tanmay Jha as associate director of Sales for the India market. Mr. Jha will be focused on helping to grow Entropic’s set-top box (STB) system-on-a-chip (SoC) and connectivity businesses in the Indian sub-continent. Mr. Jha is based in New Delhi, and will report to Noel McKenna, vice president, Sales, EMEA and India.

Mr. Jha joins Entropic with 20-years of Pay-TV sales experience. Prior to Entropic, he served two-years with Pace – India, where he was an integral STB sales team member in the country. Before Pace, Mr. Jha worked with a number of leading Indian Pay-TV companies including the IPTV company, Myway, as well as with Zee Turner, Sahara TV, Tata Communication & Sify.

“We welcome Tanmay to Entropic’s dynamic sales team – where we are focused on developing new business and growing sales in the Indian sub-continent market,” said Noel McKenna. “He brings a depth in knowledge and local market expertise to help increase Entropic’s regional presence as the only pure-play platform semiconductor supplier in connected home entertainment.”

Entropic is recognized globally for pioneering the MoCA® (Multimedia over Coax Alliance) home networking standard, inventing Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) outdoor unit single-wire technology, and developing the industry’s first ARM® processor and OpenGL graphics STB SoC. Entropic’s standard definition (SD) MPEG2 and high definition (HD) MPEG4-based chipset solutions as well as its single-wire DBS service delivery integrated circuit (IC) technologies are currently being used by multiple service providers in the region.

About Entropic
Entropic™ (Nasdaq:ENTR) is a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home. The Company transforms how traditional HDTV broadcast and IP-based streaming video content is seamlessly, reliably, and securely delivered, processed, and distributed into and throughout the home. Entropic's next-generation Set-top Box (STB) System-on-a-Chip (SoC) and Connectivity solutions enable Pay-TV operators to offer consumers more captivating whole-home entertainment experiences by transforming the way digital entertainment is delivered, connected and consumed – in the home and on the go. For more information, please visit Entropic at: www.entropic.com, read our blog Entropic Topics, or get social with us at @Entropic_News, or on Facebook, Google+, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Forward Looking Statements:
Statements in this press release that are not strictly historical in nature constitute "forward-looking statements." Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding Jha’s expertise and expected future contributions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause Entropic's actual results to be materially different from historical results or from any results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, Entropic's dependence on key personnel and its ability to hire and retain experienced sales personnel; the risk that the market for high-definition television-quality video and multimedia content delivery solutions may not develop as anticipated; and other factors discussed in the "Risk Factors" section of Entropic's Annual Report on Form 10-Q for the three months ended September 30, 2013. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement. Entropic is providing this information as of the date of this release and does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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