Wavecom Module Certified for Use on Enhanced Sprint Nationwide PCS Network

Competitive pricing of the WISMO Quik Q2438 expected to spur widespread implementation of wireless machine-to-machine applications.
San Diego, CA (USA)-October 21, 2004

Wavecom SA (NASDAQ: WVCM; Euronext: AVM; ISIN: FR0000073066) announced today that the WISMO Quik Q2438 CDMA wireless module from Wavecom has been certified for use on the enhanced Sprint Nationwide PCS Network. Sprint’s certification of the Wavecom module helps pave the way for the rapid, low-cost deployment of wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) applications.

The WISMO Quik Q2438 is a tri-mode CDMA module incorporating position location abilities supported by QUALCOMM’S gpsOne technology, making the solution ideal for many telemetry applications including asset tracking.

“Sprint’s approval of our industry-leading CDMA module is a significant step to bringing Wavecom’s proven M2M technology to customers who want to use Sprint’s all-digital, all-CDMA wireless network,” said Pierre Piver, president, Wavecom Inc. and group vice president, Wavecom SA. “The combination of the WISMO Quik’s strong technical attributes and our cooperative relationship with Sprint has enabled the approval process to go smoothly. We look forward to a very positive future collaboration with Sprint.”