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Press Release

October 4, 2007

EMOBILE officially adopts mobile IP phones
as Japan's first mobile phone operator.
U.S. JAJAH develops "inexpensive and convenient"
voice communication services for EMEONE ƒ¿

EMOBILE Ltd. (Headquarters: Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director, Chairman & CEO: Sachio Semmoto; hereinafter "EMOBILE"), adopts mobile IP phones on "EMEONEƒ¿" as the first mobile phone operator in Japan. This became possible with the partnership of JAJAH (Headquarters: Mountain View, California, U.S.A.), which delivers inexpensive IP phones from the U.S. to the global markets.

"EM Mobile Broadband" is a high-speed mobile data service, which adopts 3.5G HSDPA technology with a maximum downlink speed of 3.6Mbps and a maximum uplink speed of 384kbps. By installing JAJAH's IP phone service "JAJAH Phone" which is specially developed for "EMEONE ƒ¿", EMOBILE offers an unprecedented level of real-time communication and inexpensive services to landlines and mobile phones.

Rates are set at 2.4 yen per minute to domestic landlines, 15.99 yen per minute to domestic mobile phones, and 2.14 yen per minute to landlines in the U.S (all rates include taxes) There rates are revolutionary compared to the existing mobile phone operators' rates.

The fees and the main features of "JAJAH Phone" are as follows:
¡Rates in the major areas/ per minute (rates of the overseas are to landlines only.)

mobile phone
U.S.A., China,
France, Germany,
Italy, Spain
Hong KongSingapore

* Rates shown above are the special rates JAJAH Phone set for EMEONEƒ¿.

¡Overview of JAJAH Phone services

yDate of Service Commencementz
Scheduled for October 18, 2007.

yMonthly ratez
Free (Call charges on usage base)

Compatible with ordinary landlines, mobile phones and international phones
-Incompatible with destination calls and communication between EMEONE ƒ¿ users.
-Emergency calls (110, 119 and 118) and toll free calls are not available.

yPayment methodz
Prepaid by credit card
-Services are provided by JAJAH after entering into a contract with them.

yCommunication methodz
Using headset (flat terminals for mobile phones).
-Please contact the retail stores or the manufacturers for headsets compatibility with EMEONEƒ¿.

300-yen worth of free calls given to customers upon signing up.

¡ Main features of the JAJAH Phone
1)Easy installation and set-up
: One-push-installation through JAJAH installer. Preinstalled as a standard feature on EMEONE ƒ¿.
: Startup by tapping a shortcut key after installation is completed.
: Log-in with their email address and password.
2)Other features
: Users may purchase variable amounts of additional minutes through pull-down menus.
: Users may check the last 20 calls they made from call history.
: Users can check rates for different countries or regions through pull-down menu.

¡ Please refer to the website below for more information about JAJAH.

The information is true and accurate at the time of publication. Price, specification, contact and other information of products and service may be subjected to change.