Another GPS Pocket PC Phone Comes Stateside
Jan 3, 2007, 9:00 AM by (staff)
Pharos will expand its line of GPS navigation equipment by launching a GPS enabled Pocket PC phone in February. Pharos will sell a rebranded E-Ten Glofiish X500, calling it the GPS Phone. The handset is a quad-band GSM / EDGE device running Windows Mobile 5. In addition to built in GPS, the phone features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, an FM radio, 2 Megapixel camera and MicroSD slot. It will come with Pharos's Ostia navigation software for Pocket PCs. The GPS Phone will be sold unlocked through Pharos and will cost $700 at launch.
Feb 9, 2022
Samsung today announced its lineup of flagship phones for 2022: the Galaxy S22 series. The top-end S22 Ultra sees the biggest changes as it essentially absorbs Samsung's Note series with an integrated S Pen stylus and a more Note-like shape and design, instead of the Contour Cut design of the other models.
Jul 16, 2021
Verizon has entered into a multi-year, $8.3 billion deal with Ericsson to expand Verizon's 5G network. The deal covers new mid-band coverage in the C band, as well as continued build-out of existing low-band and mmWave networks.
Jul 29, 2021
As T-Mobile continues to expand its 5G network, PCMag reports that the company has updated its coverage maps to differentiate between its faster "Ultra Capacity" 5G and its slower but more widely-available "Extended Range" 5G. T-Mobile's 5G Ultra Capacity network uses a mid-band frequency (2.5 GHz, AKA band 41, which was inherited from Sprint) that offers faster data speeds than most sub-6 GHz 5G, and much better coverage than mmWave 5G.
May 2, 2023
Motorola has taken the wraps off the new edge+ (2023) , its flagship phone for the US this year. This year's model brings back the curved-edge OLED display that was a hallmark of the edge series until last year's model switched to a flat display.
Nov 4, 2021
AT&T and Verizon have agreed to an FAA request to delay the launch of 5G in new C-Band radio frequencies by one month, while potential interference issues are addressed, reports the Wall Street Journal. Both companies were planning to launch the highly-anticipated mid-band 5G service on or around December 5th, but will now launch the service no sooner than January 5th, 2022.
I LIKED IT BETTER WHEN IT WAS CALLED THE WIZARD AKA 8125????
I suppose one could say it has a vaguely similar form factor, but it's made by a completely different company, and even a cursory glance will tell you it's a different phone. And if you actually read the article, e...
Not bad...but kinda cheaply made looking in the pic...