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Smith Micro's Consumer Group Launches Expansion Packs for Aquazone 2: Open Water

May 08, 2007
Users Of Aquazone® 2: Open Water Edition Can Now Experience the Wonders of the Amazon River, Arctic Realms and Deep Sea Without Leaving Their PC

ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a leading provider of software and services for the wireless and consumer marketplace today released three expansion packs for their wildly popular virtual aquarium software, Aquazone® 2: Open Water. Titled: The Amazon River Bed, Arctic Pack Ice and the Black Abyss of the Deep Sea, these expansion versions each include thirty-four unique species and a full 360 degree environment for users to interact with and enjoy.

Each expansion pack includes vivid backgrounds, vibrant colors and tranquil lighting making Aquazone 2: Open Water a relaxing and fun virtual aquarium for all ages. The software features some of the best and most realistic fish behaviors - from swimming around the tank as if they were looking for food to bobbing in and out of a plant or rock. Each reef has true-to-life plants that sway with the current and appear to be part of the environment and not just a foreign object. Aquazone 2: Open Water is designed for users to customize and fully experience the underwater world.

"Our desire with Aquazone 2: Open Water is to accurately display the diversity and radiance of the marine life and make it accessible to anyone with a PC," said David Polzine, Product Manager, Smith Micro Software, Inc. "Aquazone 2: Open Water takes the user from a virtual tank to the virtual ocean. Its three dimensional environment and 360 degree panoramic view allows users to experience the aquatic world from any direction."

Key Features Include:

  • 360 degree view of ocean environments.
  • Each pack contains 7 to 16 new species of aquatic life like: piranhas, narwhals, killer whales, seals, and those bizarre denizens of the deepest ocean.
  • Ability to display a virtually unlimited number of fish and marine life on the screen.
  • Ability for users to "Tap" on the glass and call fish right to fingertips.
  • "FishCam" allows users to zoom in and follow favorite creatures.
  • Ability to customize the ocean with an easy-to-use interface.
  • Realistic schooling and grouping behavior.
  • Beautiful day and night - real-time lighting conditions.
  • Soothing sound effects of rolling surf and bubbles.

Pricing and Availability:

The MSRP for Aquazone 2: Open Water Expansion Packs are $12.99 each. These expansion packs are available at the Smith Micro web store at: Aquazone products are also available at Target, Office Depot, Office Max, CompUSA, Fry's, Microcenter, and and other popular retailers.

System Requirements:

Windows® XP or Vista, Support for Hardware Video Acceleration, 8mb or more of VRAM, Direct X 8.1 or newer.

About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, with offices in Europe and Asia, develops and markets wireless multimedia and communications solutions, mobile device management products, image and data compression solutions and many award winning software products. Smith Micro's complete line of products is available through Smith Micro's Enterprise, Channel and OEM Sales Groups, and direct from our websites, retail and value-added resellers (VARs) partners. Smith Micro's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SMSI.

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