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.
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Kyocera and Verizon today launched the DuraSport 5G, a mid-range 5G phone with the durability Kyocera is known for, but in a slim, pocket-friendly form factor. While Kyocera's DuraForce line is well-suited to the construction site, this model is targeted at those with an "active lifestyle" who want a phone that's rugged even without a case.
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...