ACCESS Announces Mobile Professional Version of NetFront Internet Browser for Nokia Series 60 Smartphone Platform

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ACCESS, a global provider of mobile content delivery and Internet access technologies, today announced the availability of NetFront v3.2 for the Nokia 6670 smartphone and other Series 60 smartphones platform.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60, the latest version of the worlds most widely deployed and actively used embedded browser, provides an optimum browser solution for Series 60 mobile professionals.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60 will be available as a preinstalled application on the MMC (MultiMedia Card) included with the new Nokia 6670 phone and will also be available from Nokia Software Market (www.softwaremarket.nokia.com) and from Handango (www.handango.com) later this month.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60 provides the most advanced and comprehensive feature-set available in the mobile market today enabling Nokia Series 60 mobile professionals to quickly and seamlessly browse and interact with the full Internet.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60 provides unique browser technologies ideally suited for today’s mobile business professional including Smart-Fit Rendering a sophisticated technology that intelligently renders Web pages to fit handset screen widths and Rapid-Render, an advanced rendering technology that progressively renders Web page content.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60 is the only mobile Internet browser in the world to provide integrated support for viewing Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files via Adobe(R) Reader(R) software, enabling Nokia Series 60 mobile professionals to access this popular technology.

NetFront v3.2 for Nokia Series 60 also delivers better performance including faster download transfer rates and greater usability including local file browsing and a scrollbar position indicator.

“The Nokia Series 60 smartphone and ACCESS’ NetFront browser offer mobile professionals and consumers a compelling, powerful set of capabilities,” said Ivan Koon, senior vice president, Intelligent Document Business Unit, of Adobe Systems Incorporated. “Through integrated support for the ubiquitous Adobe Reader, the NetFront browser will now enable Nokia smartphone customers to experience the wealth of visually rich, Web-based content available in Adobe PDF.”

“Nokia Series 60 smartphone users are serious about mobile data, and they need browser software that meets their expectations,” said Toru Arakawa, president and CEO of ACCESS Co., Ltd. “NetFront is the most advanced and intuitive browser solution available today for Series 60 users, and we intend to keep developing new and innovative solutions for future Series 60 handsets.”

ACCESS previously announced that NetFront for Series 60 mobile devices was available for download from Nokia’s Software Market (www.softwaremarket.nokia.com) and Handango (www.handango.com). All Series 60 devices are supported, including Nokia 6600 and Nokia 7610.

About NetFront

NetFront recently surpassed over 139 million deployments globally that include 293 unique devices ranging from mobile phones and PDAs to digital televisions, gaming consoles, and automobile telematics systems from 90 major Internet device manufacturers. NetFront supports a wider range of operating systems than any competing browser including solutions for Palm OS, Symbian OS, Linux OS, Windows Mobile/PocketPC and mobile handset environments like BREW. NetFront browser technology is used by the world’s leading mobile operators, software providers and electronics manufacturers including Adobe, Alpine, AT&T Wireless, China Mobile, China Unicom, Handspring, Hutchinson 3G Group, IBM, KDDI, NEC, NTT DoCoMo, PalmSource, Samsung, SANYO, Sharp, Sony and more.

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