Preliminary surveys following the first D-BOX Motion-enhanced commercial theatre presentations confirm strong consumer endorsement



    LONGUEUIL, QC, April 15 /CNW Telbec/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (DBO.A on
the TSX Venture Exchange), a leader in innovative motion technology for the
entertainment industry announces today the results of audience exit polls
carried out by the global consumer research and consulting firm OTX
immediately following the first D-BOX Motion-enhanced commercial theatre
presentations (April 3, 2009). Moviegoers were interviewed at the Mann Chinese
6 Theatre in Hollywood (California) and at the UltraStar multiplex located in
Surprise (Arizona), the two locations currently equipped with D-BOX Motion
systems.
    The overall satisfaction rate of the 361 persons interviewed which paid a
premium on their entry tickets stood at 99% (rating of excellent or good) as
they rated the D-BOX experience at a mean of 9.2 on a scale of 10. Both women
and men were equally impressed by D-BOX and 99% of them said they would
recommend it to others, while 94% said they would watch another D-BOX enhanced
movie.
    "We are very thrilled by the results of these first audience exit polls,"
stated Claude Mc Master, President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX
Technologies, Inc. "Early indications definitely confirm the acceptance of our
technology as well as its long term potential in the commercial theatre
market. We will keep on monitoring moviegoer acceptance very closely and
continue our negotiations to obtain new titles from studios while seeking to
expand our installed base."
    Highlights and key conclusions of the survey has been filed at
www.sedar.com as well as on the corporation's website at www.d-box.com

    About D-BOX

    D-BOX Technologies designs and manufactures leading edge high-technology
motion systems mainly suited to the needs of the entertainment industry. With
its unique, patented technology, "D-BOX Motion Code (TM)" uses motion codes
specifically programmed for each film, TV program or video game, which are
sent to a motion generating system integrated within either a platform or a
seat. The resulting motion is perfectly synchronised with all onscreen action,
creating an unmatched realistic, immersive experience. To date, D-BOX MOTION
CODE (TM) is available on more than 850 titles. Accordingly, many prominent
Hollywood studios have started embedding D-BOX MOTION CODE (TM) on many
Blu-ray (TM) format releases. By reaching agreements with the leaders of both
the motion picture and gaming industries, D-BOX's award-winning motion
technology is gradually proving itself as a new global standard in the
entertainment world. D-BOX is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX
Venture exchange under the symbol DBO.a. For further information please see
www.d-box.com

    D-BOX(R) is a registered trademark and D-BOX MOTION CODE is a trademark
of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for informational purposes only and
may be trademarks of their respective owners.

    Disclaimer in regards to Forward-Looking Statements

    Certain statements included herein, including those that express
management's expectations or estimates of our future performance, constitute
"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
Forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon a number of estimates
and assumptions that, while considered reasonable by management at this time,
are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive
uncertainties and contingencies. Investors are cautioned not to put undue
reliance on forward-looking statements. We disclaim any intent or obligation
to update publicly these forward looking statements, whether as a result of
new information, future events or otherwise.

    "Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
    that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
    responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."
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For further information:

For further information: Media and other inquiries: Mr. Guy Marcoux,
Director of Marketing, D-Box Technologies Inc., (450) 442-3003, extension:
263, gmarcoux@d-box.com; Investor Relations: Mr. Marc Jasmin, CMA, Partner,
Jasmin-Dumais Financial Communications Inc., (514) 231-2360,
marc@comjamais.com

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