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Minox DMP4 Media Player

Posted by: Mark Peters Friday 15th, September 2006

Versatile performance with many spe-cial talents - these are qualities held by the Minox DMP 4 as digital media player / recorder and mobile data depot. This wee movie star is already a strong performer in the recording and playback of MPEG4 films and music. Amateur photographers will particularly appreciate the tool as handy and powerful image tank with which they can store and view data contents of SD memory cards! Smaller than a customary compact camera the DMP 4 has enormous capacities, thanks to a superb, high-speed memory embedded in the heart of the elegant housing, which serves as a data de-pot. Its 2 gigabyte capacity alone, can easily provide an evening full of film viewing.

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Samsung SGH-E500

Posted by: Mark Peters Thursday 14th, September 2006

Samsung today revealed the newest fashion phone, the SGH-E500, targeted for female users. The elegant E500 is especially designed for female consumers who desire style and beauty. The E500 is expected to strengthen Samsung’s premium image and solidify its market leadership in the women’s phone market segment. Samsung’s newest female phone, the SGH-E500, comes in a compact and luxurious clamshell design suitable for fashionable female users. The soft round curves put the finishing touches on the E500's precious image. Influenced by Botticelli's masterpiece 'The Birth of Venus,” the smoothed edges embodies luxury and grace. The distinctive patterns on the external leather cover are sure to charm our female consumers.

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Motorola Razr v3i

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Wednesday 13th, September 2006

The Motorazr v3i is the latest addition to the award-winning RAZR Family of Products, offering Cingular Wireless customers the ultimate in design and entertainment, including iTunes Cingular Wireless, the nation's largest wireless carrier, and Motorola, Inc. continue to raise the bar in mobile music with their latest music device, the Motorazr v3i. Like its predecessors, the Motorokr E1 and the Motoslvr L7, the Motorazr v3i is another Cingular handset featuring iTunes, giving mobile music lovers another great option for enjoying their favorite music collections on one of Cingular's most popular designs. "To date, Cingular remains the first and only carrier in the United States to offer a phone with iTunes."

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Sanyo SCP-8400

Posted by: Mark Peters Wednesday 13th, September 2006

Today Sanyo announced planned availability of the next generation in Sanyo's popular 8000 Series phones, the SCP-8400 by Sanyo Long considered Sanyo's "go-to" camera phone, the latest edition is packed with advanced features for entertainment and productivity including Bluetooth, a 1.3-megapixel camera, high-resolution QVGA internal screen, music player, removable memory card, and the ability to operate on the high-speed Sprint Power Vision(SM) Network. The SCP-8400 by Sanyo is available in three bold color selections, Electric Blue, Powder White and Midnight Black. The SCP-8400 by Sanyo will be available on October 1 through Sprint retail stores, for $279.99 suggested retail price.

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Nokia E62

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Wednesday 13th, September 2006

Cingular Wireless and Nokia today introduced the Nokia E62 device, a robust, sleek device built specifically for wireless email whose attractive price promises to take superior mobile email access beyond the executive suite and into the hands of the everyday wireless user. The Nokia E62 device will be available exclusively from Cingular in the U.S. for as low as $149.99. Measuring barely half an inch thick, it features a full QWERTY keyboard with large backlit keys for easy typing, and a sizeable, high-resolution 16 million color screen measuring 320 x 240 pixels. Whether they're business people or consumers, Nokia E62 device users will have a variety of popular secure email platforms from which to choose.

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Nokia 6085

Posted by: Mark Peters Wednesday 13th, September 2006

Expanding its highly popular portfolio of folding mobile phones, Nokia today introduced the new Nokia 6085 camera phone at an affordable price. The Nokia 6085 emphasizes ease-of-use, up to date technology and enduring design to create a straightforward, familiar phone. With an estimated retail price of 175 EUR, excluding taxes and subsidies, the quadband Nokia 6085 is expected to start shipping in the fourth quarter of 2006. "In Nokia's recent comprehensive consumer study, one of the strongest trends was the appeal from many consumers in Europe and the Americas for a mobile phone that offers the latest features, but is easy to use on a day-to-day basis," says John Barry, Director, Broad Appeal Business Unit, Mobile Phones, Nokia.

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Apple iPod integrated with iTunes 7

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Tuesday 12th, September 2006

Apple today introduced the new iPod, the best digital music player and most popular portable video player in the world. The new iPod features a 60 percent brighter and more vibrant 2.5-inch color display perfect for watching TV shows and now Hollywood movies right in the palm of your hand. The new iPod features seamless integration with iTunes 7 and the iTunes Store which now includes over 75 Hollywood movies, 220 television shows and popular video games designed specifically for the fifth generation iPod. The new iPod is available in a 30GB model at the new low price of $249 and an 80GB model, which holds up to 20,000 songs or 100 hours of video, for $349.

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Samsung Ultra Edition 13.8

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Tuesday 12th, September 2006

The face of 3G handsets changes today as Samsung, building on its heritage of delivering inspirational design matched with powerful functionality, unveils a new line of 3G mobile phones. Part of Samsung’s Ultra Edition design-led range, these stylish mobiles expel the myth that 3G handsets have to be cumbersome and heavy. Launched today at the Louvre Museum in Paris, these groundbreaking mobile phones offer to maximise access to all of the benefits that 3G networks can offer, but with a look that is better than ever before. The Ultra Edition 3G mobile range has been built upon the signature inspirational design concepts that Samsung has become famous for, the stylish slider, sophisticated clamshell and classic candy bar.

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If there is one segment of today’s consumer and business electronic devices that is changing, then it is the mobile phone. It has already changed our way of communications, the way we do business or stay in touch with our friends and family. Of course the integration of social media platforms increases the hours spend with a mobile device like today’s smartphone. And the integration of editing software for mobile imaging makes the camera in a smartphone to become a more enjoyable and interesting one. Shooting a shot, and having access to a variety of accounts like Facebook, Twitter and Flickr gives a mobile imaging photographer a worldwide platform where he can show his work of art or just his snap shots. And let us not forget the very successful online platform from Apple; the App store. A platform where developers meet the consumer and a powerful marketing and communication tool for all. The Apple store is the most successful one, others follow or are already active. Photokina 2010 will share the latest mobile imaging news with you, live from Germany!

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