Legend Teams with Wavecom to Continue Expansion into Mobile Handset Market

Wavecom to Provide Wireless Technology for Chinese Computer Giant.
Issy-les-Moulineaux, France and Hong Kong, PRC-September 10, 2003

Wavecom SA (NASDAQ: WVCM; Euronext: AVM; ISIN: FR0000073066) today announced that it will provide its wireless technology to Legend, China’s largest personal computer maker and a rising star in the dynamic Chinese mobile handset market.

Legend has selected Wavecom’s Compact Phones Development Lab, with the WISMO Pac P3206 hardware platform, for its new G628 mobile telephone. The handset will feature GPRS Class 10, a dual color LCD, 32-chord polyphonic ring tones and WAP capabilities. Legend, which entered the mobile handset business for the first time in 2002, expects the G628 to be available in the third quarter of 2003.

Didier Dutronc, General Manager of Wavecom Asia Pacific Limited, commented: “With a superior brand recognition and a deep knowledge of marketing, product planning and channel management, Legend is perfectly positioned to capture a great share of the Chinese mobile handset market, which we are convinced will be dominated by local brands. We are extremely pleased that Legend chose to partner with Wavecom in order to leverage this strategically important business opportunity, and we look forward to contributing to their success.”

Wavecom’s Compact Phones Development Lab is a complete wireless technology solution designed to enable customers to bring compact, feature-rich mobile telephones to market quickly and easily. It provides a complete suite of software, hardware, development tools and services that combines ease of integration with great design flexibility for the developer.

About Legend Group Limited

Legend Group Limited is the largest IT corporation in the PRC. Its own brand PC has been the country’s best-selling PC since 1997 and had a market share of about 27.3% in 2002 according to International Data Corporation. Legend is also the number one PC brand in the Asia Pacific market (excluding Japan) with a market share of 12.4%.

Legend’s business performance has proved that the group has deep insight into the PRC IT market and clear grasp of user needs.

The China market offers massive undisputed potential. Legend's current dominant position in that market keeps it poised to take up substantial new business opportunities and accelerate its development in the near future.

Beside manufacturing and sale of PCs, Legend manufactures handheld devices, mobile handsets, motherboard and provides IT consulting services.

Legend was listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 1994 and is a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Index. Its American Depositary Receipts are also being traded in the United States.