Socket Supports Dell's Axim

Socket's full line of 'Mobility Friendly' CompactFlash connection and bar code scanning products supports Dell's Axim series of Pocket PCs

November 27, 2002

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NEWARK, Calif. -- Socket Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT, PSE: SOK), the Mobile ConnectionT Company, today announced that its complete line of Mobility FriendlyT CompactFlash connection and bar code scanning products supports the AximT series of Pocket PCs from Dell Computer Corporation that was announced last week. Socket's plug-in CompactFlash peripherals add Bluetooth and Wireless LAN connectivity to the Axim as well as a modem to connect to telephone networks, Ethernet connection cards to plug into local area networks, and Digital phone cards for wide area network access over mobile phones. In addition, Socket's bar code scanning CF plug-in cards turn an Axim into a lightweight, highly portable bar code scanner. "By launching a Pocket PC with broad functionality at a very affordable price, Dell has created the opportunity to greatly expand the Pocket PC user base and brings new excitement to the Pocket PC marketplace," said Peter Phillips, Socket's Vice President of Marketing. "Our CompactFlash plug-in products combine ease of use, ruggedized form factor and low power consumption that are perfect for a mobile handheld computer. Axim Pocket PC customers may immediately customize their handheld computers with the products needed to get connected and to stay in touch while mobile." Dell Computer Corp. Socket Communications Inc.

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