SOURCE: Socket Mobile, Inc.

Socket Mobile, Inc.

September 12, 2012 16:05 ET

Socket Mobile Common Stock to Begin Trading on OTCQX, the Premier OTC Marketplace, on September 13, 2012

NEWARK, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - Socket Mobile, Inc. (OTCQB: SCKT), an innovative provider of mobile productivity solutions (the "Company"), announced today that its shares of common stock will commence trading on the OTCQX Marketplace, the premier OTC marketplace, on September 13, 2012. The shares will continue to trade under the Company's current symbol, "SCKT."

"We are pleased to be moving to the OTCQX which, as the premier OTC marketplace, is reserved for the best OTC-traded companies," said David Dunlap, Socket's Chief Financial Officer.

Investors will be able to view real-time level 2 stock quotes for Socket Mobile at http://www.otcmarkets.com/stock/SCKT/quote.

About Socket Mobile

With 20 years of experience in the Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) market, Socket Mobile makes mobile computing and productivity work. The Company offers a family of handheld computers and an extensive portfolio of AIDC peripherals specifically designed to increase productivity and drive operational efficiencies in healthcare, hospitality and other business mobility deployments. The Company also offers OEM solutions for the mobile device market. Socket Mobile is headquartered in Newark, Calif. and can be reached at 510-933-3000 or www.socketmobile.com. Follow Socket Mobile on Twitter @socketmobile and subscribe to sockettalk.socketmobile.com, the Company's official blog.

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Socket and SoMo are registered trademarks of Socket Mobile. All other trademarks and trade names contained herein may be those of their respective owners. (C) 2012, Socket Mobile, Inc. All rights reserved.