Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
           25 January, 2021


    
Category:  Press » Technology

 

Option to Develop World's Smallest Wireless Module Optimized for Intel-Based Mobile Internet Devices (MID)

Popularity:
         Views: 1578
2007-06-07 10:16:09     
Option N V

Option N.V. (Euronext: OPTI; OPNVY), the wireless technology company, today announced a collaboration with Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) to optimize WWAN modules for Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) based on Intel's low power technologies.

Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) are a new category of truly mobile consumer devices that deliver full Internet experience on the go. These MIDs rely on ubiquitous wireless connectivity and anytime internet access to deliver range of usages around communication, entertainment and information.

Option will deliver WWAN modules that meet the power, size and performance characteristics needed for Mobile Internet Devices in 2008. Two modules are currently in development and will be optimized for MIDs based on Intel low power processors and chipsets. The GTM 201 EDGE module, which will be attractive to major growth markets such as China, Latin America and Southern Africa, and the HSPA module, GTM501 are planned for the first half of 2008. Delivered in an LGA package measuring just 25 x 30 x 2.5 mm, the devices are respectively the world's smallest EDGE and HSPA WWAN modules.

Jan Callewaert, CEO Option, commented: "Delivering wireless modules that meet the requirements of Mobile Internet Devices is a major challenge and requires specific components and packaging techniques that are only now becoming available. We look forward to collaborating with Intel to optimize the WWAN module for Intel-based Mobile Internet Devices and helping identify customers that will be key to bringing these connected ultra mobile devices to life."

"Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) present an exciting growth opportunity for the industry. Intel is innovating for this category by delivering a range of building blocks, including low power processors and chipsets, to our customers" said Anand Chandrasekher, Intel Corporation Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Ultra Mobility Group. "We expect MIDs to have a range of wireless technologies and collaborating with Option on WWAN solutions for the category will help fuel the demand."

Option is attending the Computex exhibition in Taiwan, June 5-9 (http://www.computextaipei.com.tw/).

About Option

Option, the wireless technology company, is a leading innovator in the design, development and manufacture of 3G WCDMA (HSPA and UMTS), EDGE, GPRS, GSM and WLAN technology products for wireless connectivity solutions. Option has built up an enviable reputation for creating exciting products that enhance the performance and functionality of wireless communications. Option's headquarters are in Leuven, Belgium. The company has Research & Development in Leuven, a Software and Applications development centre in Adelsried (Germany), a Wireless Router development centre in Stockholm (Sweden), an ISO 9002 production engineering and logistics facility in Cork, Ireland. Option also has sales & support operations in the US, Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan. For more information please visit http://www.option.com.

Specialized in: Option Wireless Technology - Internet Connections - Wifi 3g - Globetrotter Gprs - Umts Communications
URL: http://www.option.com
Print press release      Bookmark this page
Related Press releases 
SWAT Environmental Announces Acquisition of Radon Specialists, Inc. (Popularity: ): New Berlin, WI (September 12, 2019) Soil, Water, and Air Technologies / SWAT Environmental, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Radon Specialists, Inc. of Wisconsin. The acquisition will make SWAT Environmental the leading radon mitigation and testing company in the midwest and further grow their national footprint. SWAT has been in business since 1988 and is the nation’s largest and most experienced radon mitigation company."We’re thrilled for the opportunity ...
Adaptive Sound Technology, Inc. Expands Global Sales with Launch of Sound Machines Into Asia (Popularity: ): Campbell, CA - November 28, 2016 -- Adaptive Sound Technologies Inc. (ASTI), the leading manufacturer of advanced sound machines and adaptive audio products, announced the appointment of Dream Team, Inc. as an authorized reseller of ASTI sound machines. Effective immediately, Dream Team, Inc. will begin marketing and selling the Sound+Sleep MINI Therapy Systems into Japan channels. Dream Team Inc will be leveraging their expertise in selling consumer electronics to increase ...
ADTI Media and BMW of Murrieta Team Up to Launch LED Auto Mall Digital Display (Popularity: ): Temecula, CA - April 28, 2014 - Drivers in Murrieta, California along Interstate 15 near Interstate 215 in are receiving a whole new experience these days thanks to a new full-color, high brightness LED digital display sign capable of delivering targeted advertising messages.ADTI Media and BMW of Murrieta have partnered to install a state-of-the-art LED SkyPanel digital display 80-ft. above the Murrieta Auto Mall in Murrieta, California. The dynamic digital ...
Techno CNC Routers Introduces New HDS Series CNC Router - Revolutionary, Durable, Affordable (Popularity: ): New Hyde Park, NY - Techno, Inc. is proud to introduce the New HDS Series CNC Router, a precision cutting system offered at industry shattering prices. Developed by Techno's engineering and manufactured using global state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques, this all steel constructed machine utilizes superior quality components such as THK rails and bearings.The HDS features an industrial Osai Servo controller with high-powered AC servo motors and drives that provides smooth, powerful, ...
Zebra Imaging Announces 3D Geospatial Challenge (Popularity: ): AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 16, 2012 -- Zebra Imaging, Inc., the leader in 3D holographic displays and visualization technologies, announced today that it will conduct its first 3D Geospatial Challenge. This 3D Geospatial Challenge is sponsored to encourage participants from the GIS community to use Zebra Imaging's software tools and print services to portray their GIS data using holographic technology. Zebra's unique visualization ZScape™ product delivers unequaled levels of spatial understanding ...

Press release home snapshot 


Related Business 
SAMSUNG's Digital World (Popularity: ): Samsung NP-N310 is a 15.6 inch laptop comes with attractive price and outstanding features. Samsung NP-N310 featuring with Intel Atom processor N280, 1.66GHz, 10.1 inch LED HD Display, Genuine Windows XP Home, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Intel Wireless Display, 1024 x 600 pixels resolution, RAM 1 GB DDR2 1.66GHz , 160 GB SATA (max) 5400 RPM,Graphic Card Intel GMA 950,3 W Stereo Speaker (1.5 W x 2)Audio technology HD Audio Integrated Webcam, ...
The RB Family Of Mobile Devices (Popularity: ): The RB family of mobile devices is a series of reliable products designed by Elproma Elektronika company, based on Motorola's GSM/GPRS wireless M2M modules. First devices of this series are dated on 2004 year which means they are on the market almost from the beginning of commercial usage of the GPRS technology.
LAN-Cell : Mobile Gateways (Popularity: ): Developers of robust wireless 3G routers that allows multiple PC's, laptops, webcams, PDA's or other Ethernet-based devices to simultaneously utilize a single cellular wireless data account.
Best Mobile Website Builder (Popularity: ): A Mobile Website attracts visitors from the internet which has been a tremendous source of business these days. We design mobile websites to make it happen. Did you know that last year 70% of all internet searches were done on mobile devices! Sadly most businesses are missing out on a golden opportunity by not have a mobile friendly site.
Life Line Repairs (Popularity: ): In today's society's fast-paced environment, LifeLine understands that mobile devices are essential for a complete life. Their business is centered on keeping you connected with your world by offering high-quality repairs, parts and service. Based out of Georgia, their team acknowledges that your mobile devices are your lifeline. LifeLine was built around the fact that in todays fast-paced world, our mobile devices are absolutely essential for a complete life.
Tung Wing Enterprises Ltd (Popularity: ): Electronic module manufacturer. Product range includes voice module, melody module, record module, playback module, infra red talking module, motion mechanism, light module, sensor module and waterproof module.
Bitmetrix Technology (Popularity: ): Based in Vancouver, provides engineering services to the wireless communications, video, and instrumentation industries. Specializes in RF equipment calibration, base stations and mobile devices, using Analog Devices, Motorola, TI and OAK DSP cores.
Prepaid Wireless For Travelers (Popularity: ): People travel abroad with iPhone, iPad, Android smartphones, WiFi modems and other data devices and pay local rates avoiding outrageous roaming charges for voice and data. People configure their mobile devices and receive free, up-to-date information for specific carriers. Information for users of mobile technology, including cell phone for travel, prepaid SIM card, airtime top up, internet access, international calls, mobile network coverage in different countries.
The Smart Wireless Proxy (Popularity: ): Niragongo provides its Lava Smart Proxy solution to allow operators to gain full control over the presentation and quality of their mobile Internet services and to ensure an optimized display of multi-markup content on any device.
Time Telecom - Wireless Internet (Popularity: ): Time telecom is a internet service provider for residential, business enterprises, internet, wireless internet, broadband, wireless broadband, broadband plans, internet provider Australia. As an emerging player in the Australian Telecommunications Industry, Time Telecom is fast proving itself as a serious and sensible alternative for small to medium enterprises and mid-sized corporations.