But for my own and for the rest of mobile phone new model followers here’s some interesting info:
1. A Japanese carrier, Softbank has launched a first-of-its-kind mobile phone, dubbed 815T PB. Developed by Toshiba, this special handset is different from the rest of the mobile phones in the world as it looks like a humanoid robot. Robot-liked phone comes in two different versions, namely Silver X07 and the Black X01. It features Buddy Talk that helps the 815T PB to express and display a variety of expressions that includes smile, anger, wink and many more. With this function, the device also has the ability to respond to voice conversation and gradually improve its answers.
A 2.4-inch QVGA TFT LCD with 0.8 in monochrome OLED sub display
3.2-megapixel camera with auto-focus
14 MB built-in memory
A micro SD card slot expandable up to 2GB
To make it a humanoid robot phone, you have to attach its detachable body part such as hands and legs. Interestingly, these body parts can also be placed in different positions. The 815T PB phone is expected to start shipping by April in Japanese market. Price is not yet disclosed.
2. Disney has announced its foray into the Japanese mobile phone market. From March 2007 onwards, Walt Disney
Further, in keeping with the target audience of young women, the first handset has a very sophisticated look and will come in three metallic colors of pink, gold and silver. It will carry a subtle Disney theme and the cover of this phone will include a monogrammed pattern of Mickey Mouse’s silhouette. For the newly announced Disney Mobile service in
3. Water babies, whatever be your fetishes or fantasies, Casio answers them all. Casio launches their cool new Casio W61CA which uses Exilim technology that makes this phone rainstorm-proof! Available only through the KDDI network in
4. Samsung has launched a new handset which is highly durable and features built in anti-shock along with water and dust resistance. Samsung has teamed up with O2 to release this rugged handset. Samsung’s Solid handset is designed especially for builders, tradesmen and extreme sportspersons. The handset comes with a thick rubber body which can withstand extreme environmental conditions. The other features which the Samsung handset offers include: Built-in FM radio, Bluetooth connectivity, A VGA camera, A long battery life, Built-in flash light
which doubles up as an emergency torch, With SOS dialing , Send alert messages to a nominated contact by pressing the volume button three times in quick succession, Resistance to water, dust, anti shock, Flash light , Mobile Tracker, GPRS, Dual band.