Memorex and Roxio Partner to Deliver a Comprehensive Digital Media Experience

Memorex's Dual Format DVD Recorder to Include Roxio's Easy CD & DVD Creator 6, Photosuite 5 SE and Videowave Movie Creator

Santa Clara and Santa Fe, California - (July 16, 2003) - Memorex, the industry sales and marketing leader of digital media, joins forces with Roxio, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROXI), The Digital Media Company®, to include Roxio's complete line of digital media software products with the new Memorex Dual Format DVD Recorder. Roxio's Easy CD & DVD Creator™ 6 Basic - DVD Edition, PhotoSuite® 5 SE, VideoWave Movie Creator™, and DVDMax™ Player software are bundled with the Memorex Dual-X drive, which is available now for a suggested retail price of $329.99.

"Roxio is the leader in digital media software, so it is a natural fit to bundle their award-winning software with our state-of-the-art DVD recorder to give our customers a great digital media experience," said Allen H. Gharapetian, vice president, marketing and product development, Memorex." We have selected Roxio to complement our Dual-X drive because of their software's superior performance and functionality and Roxio's commitment in offering a robust and intuitive application suite. This provides our customers a comprehensive digital media experience and allows them to take full advantage of the features of the Memorex DVD recorder."

The Memorex Dual-X drive offers support for both DVD+ and DVD- recording formats, taking the guesswork out of which format to use with their drive. Consumers can create DVDs that are playable in virtually any DVD drive or DVD player, and take advantage of full CD recording, rewriting, and reading functions. Creating, editing, and saving professional looking CD and DVD videos, online photo albums or audio files is extremely easy with this complete drive solution, made even easier with Roxio's software.

"We're excited to be working with Memorex, a company whose products are designed to provide consumers with excellent quality and complete solutions," said Vito Salvaggio, Roxio vice president of product management. "Together we will allow consumers to enjoy the full range of digital media in one outstanding hardware and software bundle."

Roxio's award-winning Easy CD & DVD Creator 6 is the only PC-based integrated media suite that offers consumers feature-rich applications to capture, edit, manage, and burn photos, videos, music, and data onto CD or DVDs. Also included in the bundle is PhotoSuite 5 SE, with which consumers can transfer, organize, edit, and create their photo memories quickly and easily, and then share or archive them onto CD or VCDs. VideoWave Movie Creator, with three editing modes, is the fastest way to turn home videos into entertaining movies. With this powerful application, the user can capture, edit, and burn with a few simple clicks of a button.

About Memorex

Memorex Products, Inc. is the industry sales and marketing leader of digital media, optical storage, media accessories and computer input devices. Since the early 1970s, Memorex has been one of the most widely recognized and respected names in the consumer electronics industry. Today, it is a dominant brand in CD and DVD media, optical drives, Flash memory, Flash drives and computer accessories. Memorex is headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. For more information on Memorex Products, Inc. or its products, please call 562-906-2800, or visit the company's Web site at

About Roxio

Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at Roxio's parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC; is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD, to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.

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