TMN Selects Opera Mini for Mobile Internet Service

Opera Software, the pioneer in delivering dynamic Web experiences, announced that TMN, Telecomunicações Móveis Nacionais, S.A., Portugal’s leading mobile operator, has selected Opera Mini as the default Web browser for the company’s mobile Internet service. Opera Mini offers the richest and most engaging mobile Web experience for TMN’s more than 5.7 million customers, allowing them to access the real Internet – use their favorite sites, check their email and bank – wherever they are.

“Our customers now have access to the full range of favorite Web content on their mobiles,” said José Baldino, Member of the Board, TMN. “TMN has a long legacy of offering our users innovative new services. By selecting Opera Mini, we have created a truly compelling offering that gives our customers a unique and high-value Web experience.”

TMN is Portugal’s leading mobile operator. Having pioneered Portugal’s mobile industry for more than 16 years, TMN now boasts a customer base of more than 5.7 million.

The Opera-powered mobile Internet solution will be available as a free download for all TMN customers. Additionally, Opera Mini will be delivered pre-installed on several high-volume handsets.

“With internetnotelemóvel, TMN has given their customers Web access from any TMN device,” said Jon S. von Tetzchner, CEO, Opera. “Whether they purchase one of the handsets where Opera Mini comes pre-installed or they choose to download it from TMN’s site, we’re certain TMN’s customers will be impressed with the breadth and capability of internetnotelemóvel and will immediately enjoy the convenience of having Web access from any location.”

About Opera Mini
Opera Mini is a Web revolution on mobile phones. Opera Mini works effortlessly with almost any phone made today, allowing users to browse their favorite sites from their mobile. Opera Mini is based on Opera’s world-leading browser technology that ensures a rich, consistent Web experience regardless of device.

About Opera Software
Opera Software ASA has redefined Web browsing for PCs, mobile phones and other networked devices. Opera’s cross-platform Web browser technology is renowned for its performance, standards compliance and small size, while giving users a faster, safer and more dynamic online experience. Opera Software is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with offices around the world. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol OPERA.