Archive for the 'Option' Category


Cingular Wireless to Offer Intl 3G Services

February 13th, 2006

Cingular GlobalConnect will feature the Option GlobeTrotter GT MAX LaptopConnect card — the FIRST, commercially available global 3G device of its kind….


Option to Supply Acer with Wireless HSDPA Module

January 30th, 2006

Following the announcement of the GTM351E embedded wireless module on December 29 2005, Option confirms that it has signed a supply agreement with Acer Inc., Europe’s leading notebook vendor. Shipments of the GTM351E are planned to support the commercial roll-out of a new range of wireless enabled notebook products from Acer. The Option GTM351E embedded [...]


Option Releases 1.8 Mbps HSDPA Data Card

January 23rd, 2006

Option Wireless released today what may be the fastest commercially available data card; the Option GlobeTrotter HSDPA delivers speeds of up to 1.8 Mbps. The new GlobeTrotter card will fall back to EDGE or GPRS networks in regions where HSDPA are not available. Key features include: Multimode HSDPA/UMTS/EDGE/GPRS/GSM Transparent handover between UMTS and GSM/EDGE HSDPA [...]


SmarTone-Vodafone Hong Kong gives users 3G mobile access with Option’s GlobeTrotter 3G QUAD

January 19th, 2006

Option today announced that SmarTone-Vodafone has selected the GlobeTrotter 3G QUAD wireless data card, providing its mobile customers with access to broadband wireless data services wherever they travel worldwide. The product is customized to the exacting requirements of the operator. This latest supply agreement extends Option’s long-standing relationship with Vodafone into a region the world’s [...]


Option Unveils HSDPA Embedded Wireless Module

December 29th, 2005

Option, the wireless technology company, today unveiled the GTM351E embedded wireless module. The GTM351E is a PCI Express Mini Card module designed primarily for the laptop computer market. The product supports 3G HSDPA/UMTS and Quad band EDGE/GPRS WWAN technologies in a single miniaturised plug-in module package.


Option, Nortel Achieve Speeds of 3.6 megabits with HSDPA

December 23rd, 2005

Option, Nortel first to achieve 3.6 megabits per second call with HSDPA Data Card.