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Downloads of KDDI's EZ Apli 'BREW®' Top 100 Million

KDDI Corporation
Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company


KDDI and Okinawa Cellular are pleased to announce that the total number of downloads of their EZ Apli BREW® [1] for au mobile phones exceeded 100 million [2] on April 16 of this year.

EZ Apli BREW® is an advanced application service for large-capacity games and '3D Navi', a 3D navigation service for mobile phones, that provides for an optimal mobile environment.

In addition to high-speed data transmission of up to 2.4 Mbps provided by BREW®'s CDMA 1X WIN platform, users can take advantage of au's fixed-rate packet transmission service 'Double Teigaku' when playing any of the games that utilize EZ Apli BREW® - approximately 2,500 titles as of the end of March 2006.

Steps leading up to the 100 million download mark
21 February 2003
Start of service
25 July 2003
Downloads exceed 1 million
3 May 2004
Downloads exceed 10 million
2 July 2005
Downloads exceed 50 million
16 April 2006
Downloads exceed 100 million

[1]  BREW® and associated trademarks are trademarks or registered trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated.
[2]  This figure does not include the number of pre-set service downloads, which was 84,300,000 at the end of March 2006.

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