Siemens Unveils Series 60 Smartphone
Feb 19, 2003, 9:19 AM by (staff)
Siemens Mobile today launched its next generation mobile phone, the SX1, at the 3GSM World Congress 2003 in Cannes. The Symbian-based device uses Nokia's Series 60 interface platform. The small device features a 64,000 color high-resolution screen, built-in video player, VGA camera and camcorder, music player and FM radio. The tri-band GSM device also sports class 10 GPRS, speakerphone, Java, Bluetooth, and an MMC expansion slot. The SX1 will be available throughout Europe and Asia within the first half of 2003.
TCL Teases Its Next BlackBerry Phone
TCL today offered a sneak peak of a new BlackBerry smartphone in a short video. TCL is the parent company behind Alcatel and recently struck an agreement to design and manufacture smartphone hardware for BlackBerry.
Microsoft Announces the Nokia 215
Microsoft today revealed the Nokia 215, a $29 feature phone meant to help more people get online for the first time. The bar-style phone has a 2.4-inch screen and a numeric keypad.
LG Announces the X Series 'Specialist' Phones
LG today announced two new smartphones that mark the launch of the X Series handsets. LG says rather than offer all the best features in a single device the X Series mid-range phones will focus on providing one advanced feature.
Sony Launches Xperia X Series
Today Sony announced the Xperia X series at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The new phones focus on performance in two core areas: camera and battery.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.