Netgear Teams With Sipgate

Netgear launches voice products in Europe through Sipgate

April 25, 2005

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- NETGEAR®, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTGR), a worldwide provider of technologically advanced, branded networking products, today announced that sipgate, Europe's first multinational Internet telephone service provider, has agreed to offer NETGEAR products to sipgate customers in Austria, Germany and the United Kingdom. This arrangement is NETGEAR's first with a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service provider in Europe, and further underscores the importance to NETGEAR of the development and delivery of new VoIP devices for residential and small office/home office (SOHO) customers. The first productto be covered by the new relationship is a NETGEAR Broadband Voice Adapter with Router and 2 Phone Ports (Model TA612V), specifically customized by NETGEAR to support sipgate VoIP services.

“NETGEAR's commitment to reliable, affordable and stylish products extends to our VoIP strategy,” said Paul J. Thomas, NETGEAR's director of Telco & ISP Business, EMEA. “We're excited at the opportunity to connect the NETGEAR brand, already well known in Europe for data networking, to voice services. The convergence of voice with data and multimedia networking through a home network promises to become the standard way that people communicate. We're happy to be working with sipgate to enable their subscribers to benefit from this convenient service today.”

Netgear Inc.

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