BenQ has launched a new terminal, M7, that comes with some specific features: it’s capable of resisting any exterior forces even it has a stylish design, is covered in a protective case that protects it from water, sand or any other natural element.
Asus has announced a new Windows Mobile PDA-phone, the P527. The terminal doesn’t have HSDPA or 3G, but all others like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are available. The P527 comes with a 2 megapixels camera, a microSD card slot, GPS and all this on a 2.6 inches QVGA display. The new Asus phone will be available in Taiwan and Hong Kong at the end of November.
OS: Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional
Polyphonic Ringtones: 128 Channels
Browser: WAP 1.2.1/2.0
Java:CLDC 1.1 / MIDP 2.0
GPS receiver with SiRF Star III chipset
Business Card Recognition
Voice recognition and Hands-free mode
Nokia unveils the Nokia N82, the latest multimedia computer optimized for photography, navigation and internet connectivity. With the tools to discover the places and moments worth capturing, and the capabilities to capture and share them instantaneously, the Nokia N82 offers photography enthusiasts an enhanced camera experience.The Nokia N82 enables you to explore your surroundings and find your way with navigation and routing; document your adventures with the high quality imaging capabilities; and instantly share your experiences with one click upload to the web.
Featuring A-GPS, 5 megapixel camera, Xenon flash, Carl Zeiss optics and internet connectivity, the Nokia N82 also incorporates all the multimedia computer features common to Nokia Nseries. Like its predecessor the Nokia N95, the Nokia N82 is the latest epitome of a truly converged device that is not one thing but is many.
Announced: November 2007 – Coming soon.
WCDMA 2100 (HSDPA) / EGSM 900 / GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz (EGPRS)
Automatic switching between bands and modes
WCDMA HSDPA 2100 MHz with simultaneous voice and packet data (PS max speed DL/UL= 3.6Mbps/384kbps, CS max speed 64kbps)
Dual Transfer Mode (DTM) support for simultaneous voice and packet data connection in GSM/EDGE networks. Simple class A, multi slot class 11, max speed DL/UL: 177.6/118.4 kbits/s
EGPRS class B, multi slot class 32, max speed DL/UL= 296 / 177.6 kbits/s
GPRS class B, multi slot class 32, max speed DL/UL= 107 / 64.2 kbits/s
WLAN: yes, 802.11 b/g
BT: yes, v2.0 with A2DP
USB: yes, v2.0
Up to 5 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
Carl Zeiss Optics: Tessar lens/Integrated xenon flash/autofocus/video
Front camera, CIF (352 x 288 pixels) sensor for video telephony
Nokia Battery (BP-6MT) 1050mAh;
Stand-by Time: up to 210 hours (WCDMA), up to 225 hours (GSM)
Talk Time: up to 190 min (WCDMA), up to 260 min (GSM)
OS: S60 software on Symbian OS
User Interface: S60 3rd edition, Feature Pack 1
Automatic screen rotation
Nokia Push to talk (PoC)
E-mail (SMTP, IMAP4, POP3)/MMS/SMS
Digital music player – supports MP3/AAC/eAAC/eAAC+/WMA/M4A with playlists
OMA DRM 2.0/1.0 & WMDRM support for music
Integrated stereo hands-free speaker
Stereo FM radio (87.5-108MHz) with Visual Radio support
Integrated Assisted Global Positioning System (A-GPS)
Pre-installed Nokia Maps application and free downloadable maps
Full web browser support (HTML)
Video player – supports MPEG4, AVC/H.264, H.264, H.263, RV
OMA DRM 2.0/1.0 & WMDRM support for video
Resolution: MPEG4 VGA @ up to 30 fps scaled to QVGA on device or VGA in TV-out mode
Transfer your videos from compatible PC: Windows Media Player, USB mass-storage file transfer or Nokia Nseries PC Suite using full-speed USB 2.0 connectivity
Personal Information Management (PIM)
Java MIDP 2.0, CLDC 1.1 (Connected Limited Device Configuration (J2ME))
Advanced S60 PIM features including calendar, contacts, to-do list, and PIM printing
The Touch Cruise is the first Touch device that features a built-in GPS receiver and TomTom Navigator 6 software. The terminal also features a large 2.8 inches touchscreen display and HTC’s TouchFlo technology.The HTC Touch Cruise is a Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional smartphone that brigs on it’s features list a 3.15 megapixels camera, bluetooth, miniUSB port, Wi-Fi, Pocket Office and FM radio.
3.15 MP2048 x 1536 pixels
secondary VGA videocall camera
Li-Ion, stand by up to 450h, talk time up to 7h
OS: Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional
SMS/MMS/EMAIL/IMWAP 2.0/xHTML / HTML (PocketIE)
40 Channels Polyphonic Ringtones
Java MIDP 2.0
Build-in GPS receiver
Pocket Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PDF viewer)
TomTom Navigator 6
We are talking here about the long awaited 5 megapixels with Xenon flash Nokia camera phone. Regarding it’s large list of extras we can say that this terminal it’s destined to quickly become one of the favorites. The fully functional S60 smartphone has all that it needs for a big success: microSD card slot, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G, USB port and even GPS! It features also the N-Gage gaming platform and the Music Store and one more improvement – the auto-screen rotation. Stay around for more news.
The mobile phone itself has become a totemic and fashion object, with users decorating, customizing, and accessorizing their mobile phones to reflect their personality. This has emerged as its own industry. So…lets discover the mobile phone culture!