Press Release Summary:
Enabling Mac users to simulate 3G hardware and software solutions, GTM382 Development Kit consists of embedded 3G module as well as mainboard with USB support and necessary Mac OS X drivers to address advanced 3G, GPS, and Voice functions of embedded module. GTM382 module offers download speeds to 7.2 Mbit/s and upload speeds to 2 Mbit/s, while supporting EDGE and GPRS connections. Kit includes connections for external antennas, headphones, SIM card, and power supply.
Original Press Release:
Develop 3G Hardware Using Mac OS X Systems
Berlin, Germany, February 12 -- Berlin based nova media today unveiled a hardware development kit for 3G devices based on a 3G embedded wireless module. The GTM382 development kit consists of an embedded 3G module as well as a mainboard with USB support and the necessary Mac OS X drivers to address the advanced 3G, GPS and Voice functions of the embedded module.
"The GTM382 module has achived worlwide regulatory approvals and supports fast and reliable internet connections. Now for the first time, developers using Macintosh computers can use the development kit to simulate 3G hardware and software solutions." states jan Fuellemann, PR spokesperson at nova media. "nova media offers extensive technical support based on several years of cooperation with Option, the company who develops the 3G modules and a market leader in mobile data solutions worldwide."
The GTM382 module offers fast HSPA speeds with up to 7.2 Mbit/s download and
2 Mbit/s upload speeds and supports reliable EDGE and GPRS connections. It has been tested worldwide on mobile networks and infrastructures.
The GTM382 development kit features connections for external antennas, headphones, SIM card and a power supply. The kit is already supplied with an external antenna, a headphone, USB cable, RF cable and the power supply. Drivers for Mac OS X 10.4.11 and higher as well as for Linux and Windows in addition to in-depth technical documents complete the package.
The GTM382 development kit is available for developers for Euro 199.00 (plus VAT if applicable) at nova media's website www.novamedia.de/option .
About nova media
The founders of "nova media Mobile Data Solutions GmbH" started their business in 1996 in Berlin. The company specializes in mobile data solutions for Mac OS X. More information is available at www.novamedia.de or by phone at +49 30 390 90 40.