Audiovox Announces New Color Clamshell
Jan 9, 2003, 12:00 PM by (staff)
Audiovox today officially announced the CDM-8600, a tri-mode, folder-style CDMA phone with a 65,000-color TFT display. The compact phone sports a stylish circular external display with a blue backlight. Additional features include 1xRTT high-speed data, BREW or Java, 32-chord polyphonic ringtones, voice dialing, and EMS. The phone is being shown at CES today in Las Vegas, where the company is also showing the previously-announced CDM-9600, CDM-9500, and CDM-8500 handsets, and another new handset to be announced tomorrow.
Garmin Vivofit 4 has a Color Display and 1-Year Battery Life
Garmin today announced the Vivofit 4, a new activity-tracking wearable device that sports an always-on color display and battery life up to one year. The wrist-mounted, waterproof device performs all of the functions of a digital watch, including timer, stopwatch, and alarms, while counting steps and encouraging the wearer to stay mobile and active.
E Ink Reveals Full-Color ePaper Display
E Ink today announced Advanced Color ePaper (ACeP), which is a full-color reflective display. E Ink says this is the first time an electrophoretic display can produce color in every pixel without the use of a color filter array.
Kyocera Flips Out Over LTE-Only Cadence Feature Phone for Verizon
Kyocera this week announced the Cadence, a flip phone for Verizon Wireless that supports LTE but not CDMA. In addition to LTE, the Cadence sports WiFi with voice over WiFi and HD Voice for clearer phone calls.
Samsung Makes Deepsea Blue Note8 Available to U.S. Consumers
Samsung today said it will sell the Deepsea Blue color variant of the Galaxy Note8 smartphone in the U.S. Since launch, the device has only be available to U.S.