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UTStarcom to Debut at Gitex Dubai

DUBAI, UAE and ALAMEDA, Calif., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
UTStarcom, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTSI), a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end
networking solutions and services, will make its show debut at Gitex Dubai
2006, to be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre
from November 18-22, 2006.

UTStarcom to Debut at Gitex Dubai
UTStarcom to Debut at Gitex Dubai

Building on its first appearance in the region at the 3G>GSM Middle East
event in September, UTStarcom will bring to Gitex its suite of innovative,
end-to-end solutions designed to enable both fixed and mobile operators in the
region to consolidate their voice, data and video networks seamlessly over IP

'We believe the Middle East is one of the most exciting and progressive
regions in the world,' said Youssef Kassissia, vice president of the EMEA
region at UTStarcom. 'With explosive mobile and broadband growth due, in
part, to a relaxation of regulations in the region, operators will have a need
to scale their networks quickly, efficiently and cost effectively. We believe
UTStarcom has the right solution mix to support the expected rapid development
of communications infrastructure in a region that is so geographically and
economically diverse.'

At Gitex, UTStarcom will be showing its complete solution portfolio,

    -- MovingMedia(TM) 2000 all-IP CDMA 2000 network solution, which is
       designed to enable operators to affordably and rapidly deploy CDMA
       voice and data services in remote regions not previously reached with
       traditional TDM networks.
    -- iAN-8K B1000 Multiservice Access Node (MSAN), which is designed to
       allow carriers to consolidate their legacy and next-generation
       broadband applications on a converged service platform.
    -- Continuity(TM), UTStarcom's Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC) solution,
       which is designed to allow operators to seamlessly migrate end users
       between cellular and Wi-Fi networks to ensure the best quality of
    -- RollingStream(TM), UTStarcom's end-to-end IPTV solution, which is
       designed to enable carriers to deploy revenue-generating broadcast
       television and Video-on-Demand (VoD) services across their fixed-line
    -- Gigabit Ethernet Passive Optical Network (GEPON), which is designed to
       cost effectively deliver voice, data and video services to residential
       and business subscribers via a high-speed, Fiber-to-the Home/Building
       (FTTH/FTTB) alternative to copper.
    -- A broad portfolio of handsets, both mobile and fixed wireless, which
       are designed to connect users to GSM, CDMA and Wi-Fi networks.

UTStarcom executives will be available for interviews and briefings at the
show. To arrange a meeting, please contact
Howard Jones (
Helen Lyman Smith ( on +44 (0)115 948 6901.


This release includes forward-looking statements, including the foregoing
statements regarding the anticipated benefits of the Company's solutions and
products to the service providers in the Middle East region and elsewhere, the
expectations regarding the telecommunications market and infrastructure growth
in the Middle East, and expectations regarding the evolving needs of the
service providers in the Middle East and the ability of the Company solutions
to meet such needs. These risk factors include rapidly changing technology,
the changing nature of global telecommunications markets, the termination of
contracts and/or strategic relationships, the direction and results of future
research and development efforts, evolving product and applications standards,
reduction or delays in system deployments, product transitions, potential non-
realization of backlog, changes in demand for and acceptance of the Company's
products, both in the Middle East and globally, general adverse economic
conditions, and trends and uncertainties such as changes in government
regulation and licensing requirements, both in the Middle East and globally.
UTStarcom also refers readers to the risk factors identified in its latest
Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports
on Form 8-K, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

About UTStarcom, Inc.

UTStarcom is a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions
and international service and support. The company sells its broadband,
wireless, and handset solutions to operators in both emerging and established
telecommunications markets around the world. UTStarcom enables its customers
to rapidly deploy revenue-generating access services using their existing
infrastructure, while providing a migration path to cost-efficient, end-to-end
IP networks. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Alameda, California, the
company has research and design operations in the United States, Canada,
China, Korea and India. UTStarcom is a FORTUNE 1000 company.

For more information about UTStarcom, visit the company's Web site at

SOURCE UTStarcom, Inc.