Motorola Shows Less Is More With Miniblue!

Inner-Ear Headset Delivers Comfortable, Crystal-Clear Communications

Other Bluetooth(R) Innovations Expand Industry's Leading Line-Up

Jan 03, 2006, 00:00 ET from Motorola, Inc.

    LAS VEGAS, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:   MOT)
 today is unveiling the Motorola H5 Miniblue Bluetooth Headset, a
 ground-breaking product that sets a new standard in miniaturization for
 Bluetooth headset form and function.
     Motorola is showcasing Miniblue as part of its rapidly evolving vision of
 Seamless Mobility at the 2006 International Consumer Electronics Show in
 Central Hall Booth 8545, where visitors can experience innovations that enable
 enriched wireless communications, home entertainment, and on-the-go
     Both stylish and innovative, Miniblue is equipped with an in-ear speaker
 and microphone that picks up your voice through your ear canal.  The design
 greatly reduces ambient noise and enables crystal-clear communications in
 noisy environments.  Weighing only 0.26 ounces and measuring 33 x 41
 millimeters in diameter, the H5 Miniblue headset is small enough to ensure a
 comfortable in-ear fit.
     "Miniblue takes Motorola's Bluetooth leadership to the next level and
 brings the benefits of this technology to consumers in new ways," said Bruce
 Hawver, vice president and general manager, Companion Products Group,
 Motorola, Inc.  "Miniblue's breakthrough design embodies our passion for
 delivering wickedly cool and compelling devices and experiences in wireless
     Motorola's smallest Bluetooth headset to date, this petite and discreet
 powerhouse comes equipped with a portable charging base to re-charge on the
 fly and provide protection when the headset is not in use.  The Miniblue with
 its portable case makes an elegant and stylish solution for seamless
     New Additions Join Miniblue and Expand Line-up
     In addition to Miniblue, Motorola is also unveiling a variety of other
 Bluetooth enabled innovations that expand its industry-leading portfolio of
 companion products that enable richer, hands-free wireless communications for
 consumers.  New products include:
     --  Motorola Bluetooth Headset H605: For those on the go who prefer
         behind-the-ear wireless design, the H605 headset is the perfect fit.
         Fusing lightweight design, astounding comfort and approximately
         10 hours talk time and 200 hours of standby, the model H605 is optimal
         for extended wear.
     --  Motorola TXTR (model D7): Who needs to touch a phone to text?  The
         slim, compact Motorola TXTR is a full QWERTY wireless keyboard that
         connects over-the-air to a compatible Motorola Bluetooth-enabled
         phone* so you can type messages with convenience and ease.  Whether
         in-transit or in an all-day meeting, the large screen enables easy
         viewing of incoming and outgoing texts**, making this quick and
         efficient device a must have for professionals and frequent texters.
     --  Motorola Bluetooth DJ Headphones S805: Move to your own soundtrack and
         take calls wirelessly without touching your compatible phone*.
         Motorola Bluetooth DJ Headphones S805 offer high-end stereo acoustics
         and comfortable style.
     --  Motorola Music Duo: At last, iPod(TM) can deliver the music without
         the wires!  Music Duo -- a combination of the TEN Technology
         naviPlay(TM) Bluetooth(R) Adapter for iPod(TM) and the Motorola HT820
         Bluetooth Stereo Headphones -- lets you stream music from your iPod***
         to your Motorola Bluetooth Stereo headphones.  Now, you don't have to
         miss a beat -- or a call!  With the Music Duo, you're in control --
         and in charge.  Listen to your music, pause to take your calls, and
         resume playing music when you're done!
     In addition to the Bluetooth enabled music solutions above, Motorola is
 also unveiling a wired speaker solution developed in collaboration with JBL:
     --  JBL On Tour(TM) Mobile: Optimized to work with your favorite Motorola
         music-enabled phones, JBL On Tour Mobile portable music box and
         speakerphone connects with your mobile phone and fills your room with
         music while you stay connected to your calls.
     Pricing and Availability
     The Motorola H5 Miniblue Bluetooth Wireless Headset, Bluetooth Headset
 H605, TXTR, Bluetooth DJ Headphones S805 and Music Duo are expected to be
 available in the first half of 2006.  Specific details will be provided upon
 consumer availability.
     About Motorola
     Motorola is a Fortune 100 global communications leader that provides
 seamless mobility products and solutions across broadband, embedded systems
 and wireless networks.  In your home, auto, workplace and all spaces in
 between, seamless mobility means you can reach the people, things and
 information you need, on the go.  Seamless mobility harnesses the power of
 technology convergence and enables smarter, faster, cost-effective and
 flexible communication.  Motorola had sales of US $31.3 billion in 2004.  For
 more information: .
     *The TXTR supports Bluetooth DUN and SPP profiles.  The Headphones S805
 supports Bluetooth Headset, Handsfree, A2DP and AVRCP profiles.  The iPOD
 Adapter supports Bluetooth A2DP, AVRCP, and OPP profiles.  Your compatible
 Bluetooth phone must support these profiles.  To determine the compatibility
 of Motorola phones, visit the customer support page at .  For other phones, contact the manufacturer.
     **Network and/or SIM card dependent feature, not available in all areas.
 Airtime, data charges, and/or additional charges may apply
     ***The naviPlay Adapter requires an Apple iPod equipped with a Dock
 Connector: third generation iPod, fourth generation Click Wheel iPod, iPod
 Photo, iPod Mini, Video iPod or iPod Nano models.
     MOTOROLA and the Stylized M Logo are registered in the US Patent &
 Trademark Office.  All other product or service names are the property of
 their respective owners.  The Bluetooth trademarks are owned by their
 proprietor and used by Motorola, Inc. under license.  iPod is a registered
 trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.  All rights reserved.  All other product or
 service names are the property of their respective owners.

SOURCE Motorola, Inc.