Skyworth Selects Tuxera for Fully Interoperable, High Performance PVR Functionality
Delivers Improved Usability and Support for External Storages to Record and Playback High Definition Video

HELSINKI, FINLAND – <August 09, 2011> – Tuxera Inc., the leading provider of Windows-compatible file systems for Linux, Android, Mac and other platforms, today announced that Skyworth, a leading Chinese TV and set-top box manufacturer, has chosen Tuxera’s file system solution to achieve fully interoperable, high-performance personal video recorder (PVR) functionality across its devices.

“We selected Tuxera’s file system solution for its superior performance, rock solid reliability and easy-to-deploy architecture,” said Xiaohui Wang, General Manager of R&D Department at Skyworth. “With Tuxera’s solution we can address the top three requirements our customers have today: large high-definition video files, support for all external storages via USB, and quick, responsive usability.”

Tuxera brings multi-channel high-definition recording and playback capability over USB and other connectors to any Windows and Mac formatted external storage including memory sticks and HDDs. Highest possible performance and short mount times result in increased usability. Furthermore, Tuxera solutions bring with them uncompromising reliability: integrated check disk and verifying tools provide immunity and built-in repair functionality against corruptions, even after an unexpected system failure.

“We are very pleased to provide Tuxera’s flagship file system solutions to Skyworth, a well-known innovator and leader in the Shenzhen’s vibrant technology landscape. This is partly the result of Tuxera’s hard work together with the silicon providers to integrate and optimize the solutions for rapid deployment, which is essential for the highest level of support,” noted Mikko Välimäki, Tuxera CEO.

Tuxera interoperable file systems are available for all set-top box and TV platforms. For more information, please contact

About Tuxera. Tuxera is a leading provider of file systems that allow music, pictures, videos and other content to be ported across devices. With Tuxera file systems inside, users experience plug and play interoperability with their laptops, digital cameras, set-top-boxes, mobile phones and other consumer electronics. Building on the success of open source, Tuxera’s industry-standard NTFS and exFAT solutions for Android, Linux, Mac OS X and other platforms have over 30 million installations. Close collaboration with Microsoft ensures reliable compatibility and helps Tuxera to set the standard in high-performance, low power use for embedded and mobile solutions. Tuxera’s customers include leading hardware, software, and consumer electronics companies. For more information, please visit

About Skyworth. Established in 1988, Skyworth Group Co., Ltd is a leading global TV manufacturer and large-sized high-tech public company listed in Hong Kong Exchange Stock (Stock code: 0751) and engaged in researching, manufacturing and Sales & Distribution consumer electronics, internet communication products and security & protection products. With 22 years of development, Skyworth has grown up from a small remote controller manufacturer to the top 10 TV brand in the world and No.1 TV brand in China with more than 20,000 employees and sales revenue of $3.68 billion and brand value of $2.63 billion in 2009. For more information please visit: