China Mobile Selects Gemalto for First Commercial Multimedia SIM Deployment in Asia

BEIJING & AMSTERDAM, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Regulatory News:

(www.AllpayNews.com) - Gemalto, the leader in digital security, announced today its selection by China Mobile for its multi-site deployment of Gemalto FullMultimedia SIM (subscriber identity module) cards.

The project is taking place in the Guangdong, Shanxi, Beijing, Jiangsu and Shanghai provinces and is the first large-scale multimedia SIM commercial deployment in Asia. Launched with four different Windows Mobile 6.0 handsets from leading Asian manufacturers, Gemalto was able to integrate multimedia SIM-based content and applications into high-functionality handsets with ease.

The FullMultimedia SIM will be distributed to CMCC