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Save up to 90% on international mobile phone calls with Vopium
Vopium launches in the UK, offering cheap, high quality calls and text messages to more than 200 countries across the world

Copenhagen and London, 12 February, 2009 – Vopium, the company that drives down the cost of international mobile phone calls, has today launched its mobile VoIP service in the UK, offering low-cost and free international mobile phone calls. By simply installing Vopium for free onto their mobile handset, UK callers can immediately begin taking advantage of high quality and affordable international calls. To get started, all mobile subscribers need to do is visit www.vopium.com or send a text message with “Get” to 07781480717. Once registered, all new users receive 15 free minutes of talk time and 15 free SMS. To watch a step-by-step registration guide, click here.

How Vopium works: Vopium is a free software program that uses mobile VoIP and Wi-Fi technology to reduce the cost of international phone calls on mobile whilst also maintaining excellent call quality. Free and easy to download, Vopium integrates directly with the address book on the phone, automatically re-routing all international calls via the least expensive method available.. In addition to heavily discounted international calls, Vopium users can also slash the costs of sending text messages (SMS) abroad as each message only costs 9p.

Call for free using Vopium Wi-Fi:
Vopium users are also able to make free and heavily discounted calls using Vopium Wi-Fi. Automatically detecting if a user is connected to Wi-Fi, Vopium Wi-Fi users can call other Vopium Wi-Fi users for free anywhere in the world. If a Vopium Wi-Fi user calls a non-Vopium Wi-Fi user, they only have to pay the reduced international Vopium rate.

Cheap international calls:
Calls to some of the most popular international destinations from the UK cost the following using the Vopium service.1

Vopium: The Key Facts
Vopium is free to download from www.vopium.com or by texting “Get” to 07781480717
Vopium is compatible with over 500 handsets across Java, RIM, Windows Mobile and iPhone
Calling internationally through Vopium saves up to 90 % off international calls
Calls made through Vopium are of excellent high quality
Vopium Wi-Fi gives users 100 % free calls to anywhere in the world
Vopium users keep their own mobile number and SIM card

India:
Mobiles: GBP .05/min
SMS: GBP .09 per message
Vopium Wi-Fi – Vopium Wi-Fi: Free
Landlines: GBP .02/min

USA:
Mobiles: GBP .02/min
SMS: GBP .09 per message
Vopium Wi-Fi – Vopium Wi-Fi: Free
Landlines: GBP .05/min

Australia:
Mobiles: GBP .05/min
SMS: GBP .09 per message
Vopium Wi-Fi – Vopium Wi-Fi: Free
Landlines: GBP .02/min

Poland:
Mobiles: GBP .022/min
SMS: GBP .09 per message
Vopium Wi-Fi – Vopium Wi-Fi: Free

“Vopium is dedicated to helping friends and families keep in touch, regardless of where they are in the world,” said Tanveer Sharif, CEO of Vopium. “We are delighted to be able to offer low-cost and free calling options to UK mobile users who want an affordable and convenient way to make international calls.”

About Vopium:
Vopium is a carrier-grade mobile telephony service designed to offer affordable and reliable international calls from any mobile handset. By using the Vopium application on their mobile to make calls from their home country, consumers and businesses alike can save up to 90% on international mobile and land-line calls. Unlike more restrictive mobile VoIP solutions, Vopium supports hundreds of handsets across Java, Symbian, RIM, Windows Mobile and iPhone. Vopium uses intelligent routing and connection technology which automatically and seamlessly delivers the lowest cost connection for any international call. To learn more, visit www.vopium.com

For more information, please contact:
Elena Dunn, Becca Daniel or Sam Tring
Mi liberty Ltd
P: +44 20 7751 4444
E: vopium@miliberty.com