DivX and Jaman Sign Agreement to Offer International and Independent Movies on the...

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DivX and Jaman Sign Agreement to Offer International and Independent Movies on the DivX Connected(TM) Platform

  Video Selections From Jaman.com to be Available in the Living Room
                  Through DivX Connected(TM) Platform
LAS VEGAS--(Business Wire)--DivX, Inc. (NASDAQ:DIVX) and Jaman.com, the leading international
and independent Internet film service, today announced an agreement to
add video titles from the Jaman.com library to the DivX Connected(TM)
platform, a solution that provides consumers with easily accessible
high-quality digital media content through a variety of consumer
electronics devices.

   The thousands of titles available at Jaman.com include foreign,
independent, short, and documentary films. The two companies will work
together to make selections from the Jaman library available to users
of DivX Connected devices, extending the content experience beyond the
limits of the PC to the living room. The first DivX Connected device
available to consumers from D-Link is presently for sale online in the
UK, France, and Germany and will be released in the US in 2008.

   "By working with DivX to make Jaman video available on the DivX
Connected platform, we can offer our users a compelling solution to
bring internet-distributed international and independent films
directly into their living rooms," said Jaman's CEO Gaurav Dhillon.
"We want to give our users the ability to watch their content how and
where the like, beyond just the PC."

   "Jaman's model of distributing high quality movies over the
internet offers viewers a uniquely diverse range of content, but
viewers want flexibility over where they watch those films," said
Jerome "Gej" Vashisht-Rota, Co-founder, Vice President & Group
Business Manager, Media Experience, at DivX, Inc. "Because DivX
Connected is an open platform, we can partner with services like
Jaman, and together bring compelling new content to the living room
for a truly cinematic experience."

   For more information on DivX Connected, see
www.divx.com/connected. For more information on Jaman, see

   About Jaman

   Jaman.com is revolutionizing the way people discover, enjoy and
share movies all over the world. The company is pioneering
entertainment on the Internet by delivering hi-def films to a growing
online community of fans and filmmakers. Jaman.com is based in San
Mateo, California and is backed by luminaries in technology and media
(more at http://www.jaman.com/about). Join Jaman, Join the World(TM).

   About DivX, Inc.

   DivX, Inc. is a digital media company that enables consumers to
enjoy a high-quality video experience across any kind of device. DivX
creates, distributes and licenses digital video technologies that span
the "three screens" comprising today's consumer media environment--the
PC, the television and mobile devices. Over 100 million DivX
Certified(R) devices have shipped into the market from leading
consumer electronics manufacturers. DivX also offers content providers
and publishers a complete solution for the distribution of secure,
high-quality digital video content. Driven by a globally recognized
brand and a passionate community of hundreds of millions of consumers,
DivX is simplifying the video experience to enable the digital home.

   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 the anticipated
benefits of the agreement between Jaman.com and DivX, DivX's customers
and shareholders, activities expected to occur in connection with the
agreement, and the expected increase to DivX's market opportunity
related to DivX Connected consumer electronics devices. Such
forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors which may cause DivX'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: risks that the anticipated benefits
of the Jaman.com agreement with DivX may not materialize to the extent
expected, or at all; risks related to the uncertainty surrounding
DivX's success in developing DivX Connected consumer electronics
devices; risks related to the timely development of DivX Connected
consumer electronics devices; risks related to the anticipated
consumer adoption and benefits of DivX Connected consumer electronics
devices; the risk that the anticipated market opportunities may not
materialize as expected, or at all; the risk that customer use of DivX
technology may not grow as anticipated; the risk that the Company's
activities may not result in the growth of profitable revenue; risks
and uncertainties related to the maintenance and strength of the DivX
brand; risks associated with DivX's ability to penetrate existing and
new markets; risks regarding the effects of competition; DivX's
dependence on its licensees and partners; the effect of intellectual
property rights claims; and other factors discussed in the "Risk
Factors" section of DivX's quarterly report on Form 10-Q filed with
the SEC on November 14, 2007. All forward-looking statements are
qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement. DivX 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.

DivX, Inc.
Media Contact:
Tom Huntington, 858-882-0672
Investor Contact:
Karen Fisher, 858-882-6415

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