eMobile selects Option for broadband wireless equipment

12 Feb 2007

Japanese mobile start-up eMobile, a subsidiary of ADSL provider eAccess, has selected wireless technology developer Option to supply it with broadband wireless products. Under the deal, Option will begin shipping eMobile branded and customised products in readiness for the operator’s imminent launch of HSDPA services in the 1.7GHz band. eMobile won a spectrum licence in November 2005 and plans to launch its first services in March 2007.