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Antenova’s Seven-band Antenna Selected by Top Notebook Computer Vendor

11 December 2007
Antenova’s Seven-band Antenna Enables 3G Wireless Broadband Connectivity in Ultra-light Notebook Computer

Cambridge, UK, December 11, 2007 --- Antenova Ltd, the integrated antenna solutions company, announced today that its high performance seven-band antenna has been selected by the top notebook computer vendor for its smallest and lightest business notebook. In addition to 3G Broadband Wireless, Antenova’s full diversity seven-band antenna provides convenient next-generation 802.11n (draft) WLAN and Bluetooth® connectivity.

"Being selected by the top business notebook PC vendor and #1 notebook computer company in the world further establishes Antenova as an industry leader," stated Greg McCray, CEO of Antenova. "We have gained an understanding of our customers’ needs and offer products with the right mix of performance, quality, price and support. The flexibility of Antenova’s highly efficient seven-band antenna provides reliable WPAN, next generation WLAN and wireless WAN connectivity over a CDMA EVDO or 3G HSPDA network, depending on the region and cellular provider."

Antenova’s DATANOVA® mobile broadband antennas for notebook computers and ultra mobile personal computers (UMPCs) provide the widest choice of wireless broadband connectivity options while providing superior performance. Antenova’s seven-band DATANOVA® antenna covers the CDMA/GSM, 3G, Bluetooth and WiFi bands can be found in mobile broadband enabled notebook computers from leading vendors worldwide. And, the soon to be available next generation DATANOVA® antenna will cover the additional bands for GPS, WiMAX and UWB.

McCray added, "Antenova continues to grow its customer base and establish itself as a market leader in antennas and RF Antenna Modules for mobile devices, notebook computers and the rapidly growing UMPC market. Having world class customers like HP, Dell, Samsung and Siemens is a testament to Antenova’s engineering excellence, and confirms our commitment to delivering the ‘always on’ connectivity and the best customer experience with our products."

About Antenova

Antenova is a leading developer and supplier of integrated antennas and RF antenna modules for mobile handsets, portable devices and laptop computers. Antenova’s patented High Dielectric Antenna (HDA®) and balanced antenna technologies enable integrated antennas and RF antenna modules that are smaller, higher in efficiency, operate across multiple bands and offer more robust performance for mobile handsets, portable devices and laptop applications and peripheral devices. Antenova’s high performance integrated antenna solutions along with the gigaNOVA® range of GPS, 2.4 and 5 GHz antennas enable rapid product development, from the R&D stage through to manufacturing and quality control. Antenova’s antenna products are ideally suited for an extensive range of applications, including GSM and CDMA, 3G, GPS, 802.11 a/b/g, Bluetooth® and ZigBee®.

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