AUSTIN, Texas, March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — SXSW 2012 — Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), today announced the immediate availability of Kinoma Play® for Android-powered phones. The preview release of Kinoma Play includes a suite of 50 apps enabling digital media, social networking, location, and search. Anyone with an Android phone is invited to experience Kinoma Play as a free download from Android Market.
“Marvell is investing in our Kinoma software platform because we understand the importance of great software to the success of our customers. Our vision of the Connected Lifestyle guides our product development. Kinoma Play truly shows the power of that Connected Lifestyle,” said Weili Dai, Co-Founder of Marvell. “I believe our customers can now build on Kinoma to bring increased value to their own products. Android is just the first stop. We’re working to bring Kinoma to additional Marvell-powered devices.”
“Today’s preview of Kinoma Play and Kinoma Create is just the beginning,” said Peter Hoddie, vice president of the Kinoma Platform at Marvell. “We have big plans for the rest of the year. Our work on a fully hardware accelerated rendering pipeline using OpenGL is delivering beautiful results on tablets. We’re making great progress on Kinoma for iOS, which will allow us to deliver the same Kinoma apps on both Android and iOS. And we’ll share a significant portion of our app suite under an open source license for developers to learn from and build on.”
For more information, visit Marvell.com.