SOURCE: Socket Mobile, Inc.

Socket Mobile, Inc.

June 03, 2009 06:30 ET

Socket Mobile Bolsters SocketCare Service Program

Premium Service Packages Now Available With Broader Comprehensive Coverage

NEWARK, CA--(Marketwire - June 3, 2009) - Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), an innovative provider of mobile productivity solutions, today announced its SocketCare™ Service Program will now offer expanded comprehensive coverage at the Premium level.

The SocketCare Service Program offers one- or three-year coverage options and technical support for the SoMo® 650 handheld computer, the Socket Bluetooth® Cordless Hand Scanner™ Series 7 and the Socket Bluetooth Cordless Ring Scanner™ Series 9. In addition to the broadened comprehensive coverage, SocketCare will now be available from any of the nearly 200 Socket Vertical Industry Partners (VIPs) who supply Socket products to a wide range of vertical and cross-industry markets including healthcare, hospitality, retail, asset management, field service and sales and merchandising.

"With an increasing number of customers using Socket products in business critical applications, it's very important that we have a service program that complements our hardware and helps workers maintain maximum levels of productivity," said Bob Miller, vice president of technical services at Socket Mobile. "The SocketCare program enables customers to plan their technology deployments and support their working environments more efficiently."

Availability

SocketCare is available for purchase from any Socket VIP, or directly from distribution. For more information on the service program visit http://www.socketmobile.com/support/socketcare/ or contact a Socket representative at http://www.socketmobile.com/contact/form/en/

About Socket Mobile, Inc.

Socket makes mobility computing and productivity work. The company is a one-stop supplier of mobile computing hardware systems, offering a handheld mobile computer specifically designed for business mobility use and an extensive portfolio of essential mobile data collection and networking peripherals that enable mobile automation and productivity increases. The company also offers OEM solutions. Socket is headquartered in Newark, Calif. and can be reached at 510-933-3000 or www.socketmobile.com

Socket, SocketCare, SoMo, Cordless Hand Scanner and Cordless Ring Scanner are trademarks or registered trademarks of Socket Mobile, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names contained herein may be those of their respective owners.

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