Unveils GlobeTrotter 3G Quad, its 5-band wireless data card combining UMTS at 2100 MHz and Quad-band GPRS at 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

February 21, 2005

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LEUVEN, Belgium -- Option N.V. (Euronext: OPTI, OPIN.BR), the wireless technology company, today announced the latest addition to its comprehensive range of wireless data cards: the GlobeTrotter 3G QUAD ™. The GlobeTrotter 3G QUAD ™ is the world’s first 5-band wireless data card combining 3G UMTS at 2100 MHz for EMEA markets and Quad band GPRS 850/900/1800/1900 MHz for worldwide markets in a single PC data card. The data card is already shipping to mobile network operators.

Jan Callewaert, CEO at Option: “We have seen a significant increase in demand from the professional global traveller to have access to E-mail, Internet and Corporate Intranet services. This 5-band GlobeTrotter wireless data card enables the transatlantic user to take advantage of the extensive 850/1900 MHz services in the US markets whilst also being compatible with 3G and GPRS networks across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. With the addition of the GlobeTrotter 3G QUAD ™ we are now commercially shipping a portfolio of six GlobeTrotter wireless data card products to our network operator customers worldwide.”

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