From the monthly archives:

May 2006

The UMTS-enabled BlackBerry 8707v

This UMTS-enabled BlackBerry 8707v operates on 2100 MHz UMTS networks and includes quad-band support on 850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM/GPRS networks. Its high-resolution color QVGA LCD screen delivers vivid graphics and provides ample workspace to view email, web pages, applications and other information. The users can also view popular attachment formats including JPEG, BMP, TIFF, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Corel WordPerfect and Adobe PDF. Moreover, The users can simultaneously send and receive email, browse the Internet and use other applications while speaking on the phone. The QWERTY keyboard enables users in rapid and accurate typing. This device is expected to be available from Vodafone Germany soon. Via Slashphone.

AOL Offers Mobile Phone Service in Germany

AOL Germany CEO Charles Fränkl says that the company will launch a mobile phone service in Germany in 2006. AOL users will have access to AIM, photo albums, blogs and more via the AOL mobile. But there is no further information whether AOL will also enter the mobile phone business in the United States or not. For more info, please visit Berliner Zeitung.

Review: Motorola Q

by FreshEffect on May 28, 2006

Motorola Q

The Motorola Q cell phone runs on Windows Mobile 5.0 and features a 1.3-megapixel camera, 65k color TFT-LCD display, full QWERTY keypad with a five-way navigational key, dual stereo speakers, Bluetooth support, miniSD card slot, 64MB Flash memory, GPS, 1XEVDO, 1XRTT, and infrared. The measurements are4.60″ x 2.50″ x 0.45″ and weighs 4.1-ounces. Verizon has priced as $349.99 (1 yr contract), $299.99 (2 yr contract), $419.99 (no contract). Via TechEblog.

T-Mobile Sidekick 3 Product Pic

by Mr. Roboto on May 25, 2006

T-Mobile Sidekick 3
New Product Pic of the T-Mobile Sidekick 3. The new T-Mobile Sidekick will feature a 1.3-megapixel camera, Bluetooth, SD card slot, MP3 player, and integrated MSN, Yahoo!, and AOL Instant Messengers. Via TechEBlog.

Plantronics Voyager 510-USB Bluetooth Headset

by FreshEffect on May 23, 2006

Plantronics Voyager 510-USB Bluetooth Headset

Plantronics have just announced the world’s first VoIP-optimized bluetooth headset system. The Voyager 510-USB will include a plug-and-play Bluetooth USB adapter and enables hands-free calls through any VoIP service. Also, the Voyager 510-USB features a technology that allows users to switch between multiple Bluetooth-enabled devices, including softphones and mobile phones, with the touch of a button. A full-feature list is available after the jump. Via Plantronics.


LG KG320

by FreshEffect on May 22, 2006

LG KG320

With the increase of small electronics, LG has created a very thin and small cell phone called the KG320. The KG320 is only 9.9mm in thickness and features a 3-megapixel camera, 128 MBof flash memory, MP3/MPEG/AAC support and USB connectivity. Via TechEBlog.

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