Kyocera Intros a Trio of New Handsets
Today Kyocera announced three new phones for the U.S. market.
- SCP-6760 Incognito: This Sanyo-branded handset is a sideways clamshell that has both a touch display and full QWERTY keyboard. Its main display measures 2.6 inches and has 240 x 320 resolution. It also has what Kyocera is calling a "glow-thru" keypad and OLED secondary display. The Incognito features 3G, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, a 2 megapixel camera, and support for microSD cards up to 16GB. It runs Sprint's OneClick user interface, has threaded messaging, and supports an array of Sprint services. It will be available from Sprint on November 30.
- S2300 Torino: This bar-style messaging phone has a full QWERTY keyboard, 1.3 megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, threaded messaging, speakerphone, and has 1xRTT data. It should be available in February.
- S1310 Domino: This monoblock phone is a tri-band CDMA device that is also limited to 1xRTT data. It features Bluetooth 2.0, WAP browser, speakerphone, and basic SMS/MMS messaging. The Domino will launch in December.
Review: Kyocera Verve for Sprint
Kyocera still knows how to make a basic smartphone with a physical QWERTY keyboard, as evidenced by the Verve. This low-cost handset handles calls and messaging - though not much else.
Verizon Now Selling Kyocera's DuraXV Handset
Verizon Wireless recently added the Kyocera DuraXV to its lineup of rugged handsets. The DuraXV, a successor to Kyocera's DuraXT, is a flip phone that meets mil-spec standards for protection against temperature extremes, dust, and shock.
T-Mobile Adds Kyocera Rally to Prepaid Lineup
Kyocera today announced the Rally, a bar-style feature phone for T-Mobile's prepaid business. The Rally is a traditional cell phone that includes a 1.8-inch screen and a physical key pad for dialing numbers.
Kyocera Torque XT Now On Sale at Sprint Stores
Sprint and Kyocera today announced the Torque XT, a minor update to the original Torque. The two updates include compatibility with Sprint's Direct Connect walkie-talkie service, and the improvement on onboard storage to 20GB.
This is gonna bug me...
This phone is really sick, truly a different step for Kyocera-Sanyo
Im so glad sanyo is releasing a genuine 3g phone that doesnt suck!
This phone has a keyboard thats clackier than the env3 in a good way, a little square but a good feel in hand.
Threaded texting is key...
I have had two Kyocera phones...