San Jose, CA -- August 22, 2007 -- HelloSoft, Inc. a leading provider of VoIP technologies for mobile devices, announced today that ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (ASUS), a leading provider of 3C total solutions, licensed HelloSoft’s echo cancellation technology for use in ASUS’s dual-mode 3G handsets. HelloSoft products can enable mobile device manufacturers to design and architect products that are power-efficient and provide substantial cost benefits. “With HelloSoft’s highly optimized and power-efficient echo cancellation technology integrated into ASUS’s multi-mode handsets, users can enjoy the benefits of high quality voice coupled with reduced power consumption at lower costs,” said H.C Huang, Vice President, Mobile Division of ASUS. “We believe HelloSoft’s technology will be a great addition to the ASUS mobile handset product family”.
ASUS’s innovative mobile devices are designed to integrate the convenience of mobile phone functionality and enrich the mobile working environment – providing the consumer with an affordable yet stylish look and feel. “By providing ASUS with our highly optimized echo cancellation technology for their mobile devices, we have demonstrated the benefits of HelloSoft’s software-based echo canceller solution,” said Rama Sreeramaneni, HelloSoft’s Vice President and General Manager for VoIP. “VoIP is the most essential application for dual-mode devices and HelloSoft’s software-based echo cancellation technology ensures the best voice quality at reduced costs for handset manufactures globally”.
HelloSoft’s products can enable OEMs, ODMs and semiconductor manufactures to design and architect products that are power-efficient and provide substantial cost benefits. HelloSoft has a range of VoIP, and wireless products to meet the price and performance needs of multiple high-volume markets, including next generation multi-mode devices, IP phones, and ATAs.
About ASUS Corporation
ASUS is a leading provider of 3C total solutions. With a global staff of more than 100 thousand and a world-class R&D design team, the turnover for 2006 was 17.4 billion U.S. Dollars. ASUS has been ranked in Business Week InfoTech 100 for 10 consecutive years, and has been ranked No.1 by the Wall Street Journal Asia for best quality products in Taiwan. For more information, please visit the company website at www.asus.com
HelloSoft is the world’s leading provider of VoIP Technologies for wireline and wireless devices. The company enables mass deployment of low-cost, power-efficient, fully-featured multi-mode wireline and wireless devices by providing highly optimized RISC-based VoIP software products with superior voice quality, QoS, and efficient call switching specifically designed for next generation end-points. HelloSoft’s IMS/VCC stack enables seamless hand-off between cellular and Wi-Fi networks for multi-mode handsets. This comprehensive portfolio of award winning VoIP products enables OEMs, ODMs and semiconductor manufacturers to deliver VoIP enabled products with a short time to market schedule. HelloSoft is headquartered in San Jose, California with an R&D facility in Hyderabad. HelloSoft’s customers include leading technology firms such as Toshiba, Wistron NeWeb Corp (WNC), Accton, Panasonic, NeoMagic, Skype and 5V Technologies along with top semiconductor manufacturers, Original Device Manufacturers (ODMs) and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) globally. HelloSoft’s partners include Texas Instruments, Intel, Microsoft and Symbian. www.hellosoft.com