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Designer Vision (DVS)


Friday 12 August, 2005

Designer Vision

Settlement with Centurion

Designer Vision Group PLC
12 August 2005

Press Release                                                     12 August 2005

                           Designer Vision Group Plc

                      ('Designer Vision' or the 'Company')

            Settlement with Centurion Electronics plc ('Centurion')

Further to the announcement made on 4 March 2005, Designer Vision, the in-car
audio-visual entertainment systems specialist, today announces that the Company
has agreed to a confidential out of court settlement with Centurion regarding
the alleged misuse of confidential information and the alleged infringement of
the Company's UK and European design rights.

Andrew Mintern, Finance Director of Designer Vision, said: 'We are extremely
pleased that a settlement has been reached without the need to continue a
lengthy and expensive legal process.'

Chris Rhodes, CEO of Centurion, said: 'I am very happy with the settlement and
that this dispute was resolved on an amicable and sensible basis.'

                                    - Ends -

For further information, please contact:
Designer Vision Group Plc
Andrew Mintern, Finance Director                       Tel: +44 (0) 20 8200 1515
[email protected]                     

Media enquiries
Henry Harrison-Topham / Chris Lane                     Tel: +44 (0) 20 7398 7700
[email protected]                   

Notes to Editors:

Designer Vision Group PLC came to the AIM market in August 2003 and has
developed a number of multi-media systems, including rear seat DVD systems, for
the car market.  The Company has secured a number of high-profile OEM contracts
to supply leading motor manufactures within the UK including BMW, Ford, Jaguar,
Nissan and Volvo.  Following the acquisition of Tech Trade Limited in February
2005, Designer Vision has also established a strong presence in the audio-visual
retail market, selling portable DVD's and MP3 players to customers such as Toys
R Us and Virgin Megastores.

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