Universal Electronics Selected for XFINITY XR-11 Voice Remote

January 5, 2015

SANTA ANA, CA Universal
Electronics Inc. (UEI) (Nasdaq:UEIC)
today announced that Comcast
has chosen UEI as the key supplier of their latest voice remote from XFINITY,
an advanced voice remote platform for XFINITY services.  A recent agreement extends and expands the
supply of remote controls, remote control technology, and associated products
and services to Comcast over the term of the agreement.

Comcast and its XFINITY brand
have become well known for leadership in advanced technology and user
enhancements for home services.  UEI is
supplying the latest voice remote platform as the premier universal remote in the
XFINITY lineup, as well as other universal remotes and accessories.

The new voice remote from
XFINITY is loaded with advanced design features:

·  Voice control that lets you find what you want faster –
using voice commands to change channels, search for shows or favorite actors,
get recommendations, and more

·  Embedded Zigbee RF4CE for low power use and reliable
performance across all XFINITY services

·  Over-the-air firmware updates for the latest device
codes and software upgrades

·  Easy pairing with a set-top box for easy home setup

“UEI has been a solid supplier
to Comcast for many years,” said Jonathan Palmatier, V.P. of Product
Development at Comcast.  “We feel
confident that our continued relationship, backed by UEI’s expertise in
advanced control technology and quality manufacturing will continue to meet our
high expectations.”

“Comcast has always been a
leader in implementing advanced technology that will improve the consumer
experience,” said Paul Arling, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of
Universal Electronics.  “Working together
we are truly redefining the remote control.”

The voice remote is expected to
be widely available to subscribers of XFINITY services later this year.

Universal Electronics

Founded in 1986, Universal
Electronics Inc. (UEI) is the global leader in wireless control technology for
the connected home. UEI designs, develops, and delivers innovative solutions
that enable consumers to control entertainment devices, digital media, and home
systems. The company’s broad portfolio of patented technologies and database of
infrared control software have been adopted by many Fortune 500 companies in
the consumer electronics, subscription broadcast, and computing industries. UEI
sells and licenses wireless control products through distributors and retailers
under the One For All® brand name. For additional information, visit our
website at www.uei.com.

About Comcast Cable

Comcast Cable is the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet
and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also
provides these services to businesses.  Comcast has invested in technology
to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds,
and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management
offerings.  Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media
and technology company.  Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for
more information.


All trademarks appearing herein
are the property of their respective owners.

Harbor Statement

This press release contains
forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the Safe-Harbor provisions
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words and expressions
reflecting something other than historical fact are intended to identify
forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve a number
of risks and uncertainties, including the timely development, delivery and
market acceptance of products and technologies such as the XFINITY products and
services identified in this release; the continued penetration and growth of
the products and consumer technologies identified in this release; and other
factors described in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. The actual results that the Company achieves may differ materially
from any forward looking statement due to such risks and uncertainties. The
Company undertakes no obligations to revise or update any forward-looking
statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the
date of this release.

Media Contact:

Benny Canady, UEI Corporate Marketing and Public
Relations, Santa Ana, California [email protected], (714) 918-9500