Maxtor and JVC Bring QuickView Into the Home

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MILPITAS, Calif. and TOKYO, June 22 – Maxtor

Corporation (NYSE: MXO), a worldwide leader in hard disk drives and consumer
storage products, announced today that Victor Company of Japan Ltd (JVC), a
leading manufacturer of audio, visual, and computer-related products, has
selected Maxtor(R) QuickView(R) consumer electronics (CE) hard disk drives for
its new DR-MH30 and DR-MH50 HDD & DVD recorders. The JVC DR-MH30 incorporates
a Maxtor 160GB QuickView hard disk drive and provides up to 143 hours of
standard definition video recording. The JVC DR-MH50 includes a Maxtor 250GB
QuickView hard drive and offers up to 225 hours of standard definition video

JVC selected Maxtor QuickView hard disk drives for their advanced consumer
features, performance and brand recognition in the digital entertainment
market. The DR-MH30 and DR-MH50 carry the QuickView by Maxtor logos on the
front of the recorder as evidence of the level of quality and the experience
the user can expect.

„The Maxtor QuickView hard disk drive embodies an exceptional combination
of performance, capacity and reliability that further enhances our customers‘
digital experience,“ said Shingo Kawata, executive vice president, AV &
Multimedia Company at JVC. „We believe that the QuickView technology powered
by Maxtor’s MaxLabs(R) played the significant role in bringing the DR-MH30 and
DR-MH50 to the market.“

„Maxtor is pleased to continue our strong relationship with JVC on the
development of HDD & DVD recorders integrated with QuickView hard disk
drives,“ said Mike Cordano, executive vice president, worldwide sales and
marketing at Maxtor. „The success of this collaboration demonstrates Maxtor’s
continued strengths in the digital entertainment market and our commitment to
providing our customers with the full range of services they require.“

Pricing and Availability
JVC’s DR-MH30 and DR-MH50 HDD & DVD recorders are now available in Japan.
Please contact your local dealer for pricing.

Victor Company of Japan Ltd (JVC)