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TASER Receives Significant X2 Orders

Agencies Purchase 1,121 X2s as More Agencies Upgrade

SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 12/20/12 -- TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced four large TASER® electronic control device (ECD) orders for more than 1,121 TASER® X2™ ECDs in the fourth quarter of 2012.

TASER received and anticipates shipping the following orders for TASER ECDs and various related accessories in the fourth quarter:

"This is terrific news seeing more agencies upgrading to the TASER X2 ECD as we see more and more agencies transitioning to the newer platform," said Rick Smith, CEO and founder of TASER International. "We continue to see numerous agencies purchasing X2s as an essential and cost-effective means of supporting their mission to improve safety for their communities and officers."

The X2 was launched in 2011 as TASER's next generation ECD. It provides a second shot capability, charge metering for improved safety, Trilogy™ Logs with detailed firing and electrical pulse information, automatic shut off ability, compatibility with TASER CAM™ HD audio/video camera system, and free data upload access to TASER's EVIDENCE.com secure, cloud-based data storage and management solution service.

More information about these orders will not be released at this time.

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About TASER International, Inc.

TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR) is a global provider of safety technologies that protect life and protect truth. More than 16,800 public safety agencies in 107 countries rely on TASER® electronic control devices (ECDs) and AXON on-officer camera systems to help protect and serve. Today, the use of TASER ECDs has saved more than 100,000 lives from potential death or serious injury while TASER innovations benefit individuals and families too, providing personal protection and accountability while maintaining regard for life. Since 1994, more than 255,000 individuals have relied on TASER technology as a means for effective personal safety. Learn more about TASER International and its solutions at www.TASER.com and www.EVIDENCE.com or by calling (800) 978-2737.

TASER® is a registered trademark of TASER International, Inc., registered in the U.S. All rights reserved. TASER logo, TASER® X2™ and TASER CAM™ HD are trademarks of TASER International, Inc.

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