New Update for FRITZ!Box

Child Lock and Eco Mode for FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7140

ˇ Free firmware update for FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7140

ˇ Save power with the new FRITZ!Box Eco Mode

ˇ Child lock - customise surf times and lengths

ˇ WMM for optimum transmission of multimedia with WLAN

Berlin. The FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7140 from AVM is a telephone for Internet and landline telephony, ADSL modem, and WLAN router in one. AVM�'s free update package adds countless new functions to its popular FRITZ!Box. The latest firmware is available for immediate download at www.avm.de/en. With the practical child lock, energy-saving Eco Mode, and improved ease-of-use and performance, the software update offers considerable additional functions and features.

Child Lock: Customise Surf Times and Lengths

The child lock easily lets you define the hours and the amount of time your children are allowed to use the Internet. The lock lets you restrict Internet usage based on your child�'s age and define different surfing times for weekdays and weekends.

Eco Mode: Save Energy with the FRITZ!Box

The Eco Mode helps reduce FRITZ!Box power consumption. Various features, such as automatic reduction of processor power when FRITZ!Box is idle or an energy-saving mode for unused LAN ports, reduce overall power consumption significantly. With the familiar WLAN sleep mode or WLAN switch, users can customise their units to save even more energy. The energy monitor provides an overview of the current and average energy savings for FRITZ!Box. Thanks to this feature, AVM already meets the EU Commission�'s current draft on broadband device energy efficiency.

WLAN: Multimedia Data Streaming and Power Saving Options with WMM Support

FRITZ!Box uses WMM (Wi-Fi Multimedia) for optimum wireless data streaming. WMM also lets you use new power-saving options, important for portable devices.

Additional Functions of the Firmware Update

The free firmware update for FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7140 offers even more functions.

A complete list of new functions and the download are available at www.avm.de/en.

Visit www.fritzbox.eu for dedicated information about the different FRITZ!Box versions available. There you can also select the appropriate model to meet your needs.

About AVM

AVM develops and manufactures products for your broadband connection. The Berlin-based communication specialist has received numerous awards for its innovative FRITZ! family. FRITZ! enables fast, user-friendly ADSL access, easy networking, inexpensive Internet telephony and versatile multimedia applications. Founded in 1986 in Berlin, AVM is one of the top three providers of ADSL devices in Europe. With over 50 percent of the market share, it is the leading manufacturer in Germany, Europe's largest market. AVM has 460 employees and generated a turnover of € 240 million in fiscal 2006.