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Novatel Wireless Embedded Mobile Broadband Device Earns the Compatible with Windows 7 Logo

SAN DIEGO, Oct 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Novatel Wireless, Inc., (Nasdaq:NVTL) a provider of wireless broadband access solutions, today announced the Expedite E760 embedded module has received the "Compatible with Windows 7" logo. This logo ensures compatibility and reliability with the new Windows 7 Mobile Broadband. Windows 7 Mobile Broadband allows all compatible devices to be managed under the "View Available Networks" feature within the Windows operating system. This simplifies the management and deployment of wireless mobile broadband devices.

Novatel Wireless plans to logo additional products and has also done extensive testing to ensure currently shipping devices will work with Windows 7. To date, most current devices, including the MiFi line of Intelligent Mobile Hotspots, will work on Windows 7 as they did on Windows Vista and Windows XP. Customers will not need to update their software or drivers in order to use Novatel Wireless' modems on Windows 7 but can continue to use the current connection management software they have today.

"We understand how important it is for customers that our products be compatible with Windows 7," said Slim Souissi, CTO for Novatel Wireless. "We are committed to provide the fastest and easiest mobile broadband connection experience and with the integration of Windows 7, users will reap the enhanced technical benefits without compromising performance."


Novatel Wireless, Inc. is a leader in the design and development of innovative wireless broadband access solutions based on 3G and 4G WCDMA (HSPA & UMTS), CDMA and GSM technologies. Novatel Wireless' USB modems, embedded modules, Intelligent Mobile Hotspot products and software enable high-speed wireless Internet access on leading wireless data networks. The Company delivers specialized wireless solutions to carriers, distributors, OEMs and vertical markets worldwide. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Novatel Wireless is listed on NASDAQ: NVTL. For more information please visit (NVTLG)

This release may contain forward-looking statements, which are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended to date. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements contained herein. These factors include risks relating to technological changes, new product introductions, continued acceptance of Novatel Wireless' products and dependence on intellectual property rights. These factors, as well as other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, are discussed in more detail in Novatel Wireless' filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (available at and other regulatory agencies.

(C) 2009 Novatel Wireless. All rights reserved. The Novatel Wireless name, logo, Expedite and MiFi are trademarks of Novatel Wireless, Inc. Other product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

SOURCE: Novatel Wireless, Inc.

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