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Four Actiontec Products Honored in 2009 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Awards

Actiontec wins for V1000 Wireless N Router, V1000H Wireless N Router with HPNA, PK5000 802.11g Wireless DSL Modem Router, and 200 Mbps MegaPlug AV 4-Port Switch

Sunnyvale, Calif. – August 10, 2010 – Actiontec Electronics announced today that four of its products have been honored in the 2009 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award from Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC). This prestigious award acknowledges the most innovative products that facilitate voice, data and/or video communications.With wins for four products, Actiontec garnered the greatest number of awards from any single company.

In TMC’s official announcement, Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director for TMC, said, “The Product of the Year Award represents companies who have produced the best this industry has to offer. With hundreds of applications this year, judging the products and services was difficult. However, the selected winners have demonstrated a commitment to quality and excellence for the development of the communications industry.”

Actiontec’s four winning products are:

V1000 Wireless N VDSL Modem Router: represents one of the most powerful DSL routers ever built. This triple-play VDSL/ADSL2+ wireless gateway boasts a powerful wireless N radio, gigabit Ethernet switch, a dual core 64-bit processor, 32 MB Flash, and 64 MB SDRAM.

V1000H Wireless N VDSL Modem Router: a residential powerhouse that packs in a wireless N radio, Gigabit Ethernet switch and WAN port, and support for HPNA (LAN and WAN). The V1000H is among the first modems to support HPNA 3.1 on both the WAN (carrier) and LAN (home networking) side.

PK5000 802.11g Wireless DSL Modem Router: The PK5000 combines a full-rate ADSL/ADSL2+ modem, 4 port Ethernet switch, and 802.11g wireless router into a compact device that helps DSL consumers reduce clutter and lower costs in the home network.

200 Mbps MegaPlug AV 4-Port Switch: a 4-port powerline switch that instantly turns any electrical outlet in the home into a high-speed Internet connection with speeds up to 200 Mbps. With four built-in ports, the new switch allows more devices to take advantage of the high-performance powerline network simultaneously.

“We’re honored to have been recognized not just once, but four times in the Communications Solutions Product of the Year award,” said Brian Henrichs, chief business development officer at Actiontec Electronics. “This is a fantastic achievement for our entire team and reflects our commitment to driving the broadband experience forward through innovative, high quality solutions.”

For more information about the awards, please visit

About Actiontec Electronics

Actiontec Electronics develops broadband connectivity and broadband-powered solutions that simplify and enrich the digital life – delivering a unified experience that encompasses communications, entertainment, home management, and more. Actiontec offerings range from the market’s broadest selection of IPTV-capable broadband home gateways for bringing IP-based video services into the home, to DSL modems, wireless networking devices, routers and digital entertainment devices. The company’s carrier-class products are easy to install, manage, and use, and are sold through retail channels and broadband service providers. The company is committed to protecting the environment through energy efficient products and other green-friendly practices. Founded in 1993, Actiontec is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, and maintains branch offices in Colorado Springs, CO; Shanghai, China; and Taipei, Taiwan.

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