Audiovox Joins PTT Race
Jan 8, 2004, 10:00 AM by (staff)
Audiovox today announced its first Push-To-Talk (PTT) phones - the 8425 and 8475. The CDMA phones are based on the compay's 8400 series, with addition of a ruggedized casing. The phones also feature color displays, speakerphone, and voice dialing. The 8425 includes BREW, while the 8475 features Java.
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