Motorola Wi-Fi Phone Approved by FCC
Jul 1, 2004, 2:53 PM by (staff)
The FCC today approved the Motorola CN620, the first phone capable of operating on both mobile and Wi-Fi networks. Although the phone was developed by Motorola's iDEN group, the phone supports only GSM and Wi-Fi networks. Voice calls started on Wi-Fi networks can be handed off to a GSM network. The reverse is possible only for certain types of calls. Features of the phone include a large color main display, an external display, speakerphone, eight-way navigation, and PTT (push-to-talk). Although the prototype approved by the FCC operates only on GSM networks, FCC documents reveal that the final model will support all three major types of Wi-Fi (802.11b, 802.11g, and 802.11a), as well as quad-band GSM.
Love the MOTO quad-band mentality
Now a phone with quad-band and the three Wi-Fi networks as well? I'm ready to buy it!
This phone scares me...
One step closer to world-wide subjugation by cell-phones.
You just wait until we have a bone-conduction-PCS-GPS-smart-ID-kill-switch implanted in our skulls at birth by the World Government, and a bar ...