Macate Announces GATCA Elite Cyberphone with Codetel Security Solution

Biometric technology and advanced encryption software gives users unprecedented privacy all the way down to the workload

Jan 06, 2016, 08:03 ET from Macate

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Macate, a secure mobile communication and media device leader, today announced its new GATCA Elite luxury cyberphone with Codetel advanced security software. Designed for high-profile individuals, corporations and government entities, the GATCA Elite is a first-of-its-kind security phone purpose-built to thwart cyber threats. It offers 256-bit or 512-bit encryption, layers of biometric features, location-based protection for the device and its documents and phone lockdown capabilities when the SIM card is removed or an unfamiliar one is inserted. Users can expect the utmost in mobile privacy to help manage their personal and professional lives.

To see the GATCA Elite in action at CES, visit the Codetel booth (#21431) in the Cyber and Personal Security marketplace at Tech East, Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall 1 on the ground floor.

"Mobile security is more important than ever before. Each day, there are risks of impending cyber attacks and businesses have grown increasingly aware of the threats BYOD policies pose for securing mission-critical company data," said Isaac Daniel, CEO of Macate. "Our new GATCA Elite cyberphone is a step in the right direction, providing multiple layers of biometric and encryption security. The software protects both personal and professional privacy for our users in a sleek, polished device. Users will no longer have to compromise productivity, performance, or aesthetics when choosing a highly secure yet luxury mobile experience."

This compact cyberphone boasts top-notch design elements and security features for anyone that desires greater mobile protection. Embedded within the GATCA Elite, Codetel security solution delivers four distinct layers to safeguard user's digital data and the device:

  • GeoLock—location-based security settings to unlock/lock the phone and/or specific files at designated locations.
  • COIN SL—device lockdown feature to protect users from personal information theft when their phone is lost or stolen, the SIM card is removed or an unfamiliar one is reinserted.
  • TrueFace—facial recognition software with liveliness detection capabilities to guarantee the phone and files are safe from intruders attempting access with a 2D image.
  • Duo AES—Advanced encryption software to support 256-bit encryption for optimal data security as well as 512-bit military-grade encryption for working with highly classified information.

Additionally, the GATCA Elite comes with a suite of pre-loaded apps for secure mobile communications. Its mail and messenger apps provide end-to-end encryption while its video app allows up to 20 people to participate in a single, encrypted video conference.

Pricing & Availability
The GATCA Elite cyberphone with Codetel security is now available in North America for $850.

For information on licensing Codetel security software, contact directly or speak to a representative at CES.

About GATCA Elite
GATCA Elite cyberphone, created by Macate, combines the ultimate in luxury and mobile security for the tech and style-savvy consumers in mind. Designed for both work and play, the GATCA Elite cyberphone is embedded with Macate's advanced Codetel security solution and comes pre-loaded with a suite of secure GATCA communication apps to ensure productivity and security are at their peak for everyday demands. It is the ultimate in mobile protection without compromise.

About Macate
Macate Group Corporation is a multinational company headquartered in Silicon Valley. Macate designs, manufactures and markets secure mobile communication and media devices as well as secured financial transaction equipment. Macate provides a full range of professional software engineering and mobile application development services, networking solutions, applications and hardware for businesses and consumer markets. Macate specializes in the design and creation of Software as a Service (SaaS) essential tools and mobile applications for all businesses. The products are purpose-built to help customers achieve their communications objectives.

Macate, GATCA, GATCA Elite, GeoLock, COIN SL are trademarks or registered trademarks of Macate Group Corp. and/or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. All other product and company names and marks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners and are mentioned for identification.

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