Smaller SPV Smartphone Announced
Jun 8, 2004, 9:57 AM by (staff)
updated European carrier Orange today announced the world's smallest smartphone, the new SPV C500 with Microsoft Windows Mobile software. Like previous SPV models, the C500 is made by Taiwanese manufacturer HTC. The C500 is a full one-third smaller than the SPV E200, and weighs in at only 100 grams. Features of the tri-band GSM phone include a large TFT display, Bluetooth, camera, Java (MIDP 2.0), speakerphone, 64 MB of built-in memory, and a miniSD memory card slot. The C500 will be available in Europe later this summer.
LG Mini-fies G3 with G3 s
LG today announced the G3 s, a smaller and more affordable version of the company's new G3 flagship phone. The phone shares the same front and back design as the G3, but in a smaller, lighter body that's 1 mm thicker.
ZTE ZMax Phablet Coming To T-Mobile
ZTE today announced the ZMax, a large-screen phone exclusive to T-Mobile in the U.S. The ZMax has a 5.7-inch HD screen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 8-megapixel camera with flash, 1.6-megapixel front camera, large 3400 mAh battery, and runs Android 4.4.
Cricket to Sell Microsoft Lumia 650 Starting May 6
Cricket Wireless today announced plans to sell the Microsoft Lumia 650. The prepaid carrier will offer the phone beginning May 6 for $130.
Alcatel's Flagship Idol 4S Includes VR Goggles
Alcatel today announced the Idol 4 and Idol 4S, the company's new top-end phones. Both phones sport a premium design with metal frame, and glass front and back.
T-Mobile Outs Windows 10 VR Phone From Alcatel
T-Mobile today listed the "Alcatel IDOL 4S with Windows 10 VR" on its web site. The unique version of the Idol 4S not only runs Windows 10, but sports many of the upgrades available in the related BlackBerry DTEK60, such as the high-end Snapdragon 820 processor, 21-megapixel camera, and USB Type-C connector, none of which are in the standard Idol 4S.