Hannspree Incorporates SRS Premium Sound in New High Performance Series of Netbook PCS

May 27, 2010

SANTA ANA, Calif., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — SRS Labs (Nasdaq: SRSL), the industry leader in surround sound, audio, and voice technologies, announced today that Hannspree Inc is incorporating the SRS Premium Sound(TM) audio suite within its upcoming feature-rich line of SN series netbook PCs in order to provide a remarkable PC multimedia experience for music, movies and games.

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“Today’s consumers are looking for capable computers, but increasingly demand a more convenient and portable form factor, which is largely why we continue to see an increasing market for higher performance netbooks,” said Allen H. Gharapetian, Vice President of Marketing for SRS Labs. “We are very excited that HannStar has chosen to utilize SRS Premium Sound as a sure-fire way of providing their SN series netbooks with a serious multimedia performance advantage over the competition.”

SRS Premium Sound is a suite of custom-tuned SRS patented audio solutions designed specifically for PC applications that will provide Hannspree SN users with a fully immersive and natural surround sound experience from any kind of speaker configuration, including, laptop/netbook speakers, desktop speakers or headphones, complete with deep, rich bass and crystal clear dialog. Premium Sound dynamically optimizes subtle nuances and rich sounds buried in the original music and video content, making audio come to life through a truly engaging multimedia experience.

“At HannStar, we take great pride in all of our products and are very excited to announce the new SN series of netbook PCs featuring class leading technologies, including SRS Premium Sound,” said David Lien, Director of NB BU for Hannspree. “We developed our SN series netbook to stand out from the competition and wanted it to dazzle consumers with incredible audio performance, that of which only SRS Labs could provide.”

Hannspree’s SRS-equipped SN series netbook PCs are available now throughout the USA, Europe and APAC regions, further solidifying SRS’ position as the global de facto standard for consumer audio solutions across a wide range of consumer electronics, including PCs.

Additionally, SRS Labs is holding a PC sweepstakes commemorating SRS WOW’s 10th anniversary of being featured in Windows Media Player and its monumental achievement of reaching a market penetration of over a billion units. The sweepstakes ends June 14th 2010. To enter for your chance to win, please visit www.srslabs.com/anniversary.

About SRS Labs, Inc.

Founded in 1993, SRS Labs is the industry leader in audio signal processing for consumer electronics. Beginning with the audio technologies originally developed at Hughes Aircraft, SRS Labs holds over 150 worldwide patents and is recognized by the industry as the foremost authority in research and application of audio post processing technologies based on the human auditory principles. Through partnerships with leading global CE companies, semiconductor manufacturers and software partners, SRS is recognized as the de facto standard in audio enhancement, surround sound, volume leveling and voice processing technologies. SRS solutions have been included in over one billion electronic products sold worldwide including flat panel HDTVs, STBs, mobile phones, portable media devices, PCs and automotive entertainment. SRS Labs supports its partners around the globe with a network of offices in regions including the U.S., China, Europe, Japan, Korea and Taiwan. For more information, visit www.srslabs.com. Visit SRS Labs’ blog at soundingoff.srslabs.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/srslabs or on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/srslabs.

Except for historical information contained in this release, statements in this release, including those by Mr. Gharapetian, may constitute forward-looking statements regarding our assumptions, projections, expectations, targets, intentions or beliefs about future events that are based on management’s belief, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. While the Company believes that its expectations are based upon reasonable assumptions, there can be no assurances that the Company’s goals and strategy will be realized. Numerous factors, including risks and uncertainties, may affect the Company’s actual results and may cause results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements made by or on behalf of the Company. Some of these factors include the acceptance of new SRS Labs’ products and technologies, the impact of competitive products and pricing, the timely development and release of technologies by the Company, general business and economic conditions, especially in Asia, and other factors detailed in the Company’s Form 10-K and other periodic reports filed with the SEC. SRS Labs specifically disclaims any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

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