Motorola Goes High-Speed With New Phones
Jan 6, 2005, 10:56 AM by (staff)
Motorola this week revealed a slew of new phones for the global and U.S. markets, including EV-DO and EDGE handsets:
- E815: Update to V710 (CDMA), adding EV-DO, video-on-demand, 40 MB of internal memory, improved camera and keypad, and new silver styling.
- V635: Update to the V600/V620 (GSM), adding a megapixel camera, TransFlash memory card slot, class 4 EDGE, and a color external display.
- V186: Update to V180 (GSM), adding EDGE high-speed data for use with laptops via USB.
- V171: Entry-level, clamshell dual-band GSM phone with color display and instant messaging.
- C381p: Entry-level, bar-style tri-band GSM phone with PTT (push-to-talk). Features a color display, speakerphone, and MP3 ringtones.
- C698p: Mid-range, bar-style tri-band GSM phone with PTT (push-to-talk). Features a large color display, VGA camera with LED flash, and speakerphone. Currently planned for Latin America only.
- E375: Bar-style tri-band GSM phone with large color display and VGA camera. Currently planned for Asia only.
- i605: Bar-style iDEN phone with large color display and Bluetooth.
- i930: Clamshell iDEN phone with Windows Mobile Smartphone, tri-band GSM, dual color displays, camera with LED flash, speakerphone, and SD card slot.
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V635..why the memory card?
Also, it only has 5 MB of internal memory, which is next to nothing for a megapixel phone.
I think it might do MP3, too, but...
The specifics said that the V635 is going to have EDGE, so I am assuming that it is a Cingular phone.
i930? More info?
Nice coverage by the way. I'm always reloading here and engadget for updates on CES. It's like I'm there!
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