SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - February 16, 2011) - Franklin Wireless Corp. (OTCBB: FKWL), the market leader in dual-mode WiMAX and CDMA modems for 3G and 4G wireless broadband data communications, today provided notice to its shareholders of the approval of the Company's 2009 Stock Option Plan, which included increasing the number of shares available under the plan by 700,000, to an aggregate of 2,000,000 shares. The Company's notification is on file with the SEC and is available on the Franklin Wireless website at:

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Richard Walker
Franklin Wireless Corp.
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