Home » Uncategorized » Samsung Unveils SGH-i700 CDMA Pocket PC at CES
Image_59656_tmimage.jpg

Samsung Unveils SGH-i700 CDMA Pocket PC at CES

At the Consumer Electronics Show today Samsung and Hitachi today unveiled new Pocket PC phones for CDMA networks.

Both phones are based on Microsoft’s Pocket PC 2002 Phone Edition operating system. The software giant Monday announced that the software is now available for CDMA wireless networks. CDMA is the predominant standard in the United States. Likely to be sold through Sprint in the USA.

Samsung took the wraps off the i700, which features a color TFT screen and built-in VGA camera designed to take advantage of new picture messaging services.

The phone offers mobile versions of Microsoft’s Pocket Outlook, Pocket Internet Explorer, Pocket Word and Pocket Excel. In addition, the i700’s speakerphone capability allows users to conduct hands-free conference calls while simultaneously accessing files and information from the Pocket PC applications.

Samsung has not said who will carry the phone.

Hitachi’s Multimedia Communicator also includes a built-in camera, and is the first Pocket PC to have an integrated thumbboard. The phone will be available to Sprint PCS subscribers in the first half of 2003.

Specifications and pricing were not available for either phone.

About Fabrizio Pilato

Check Also

wii-oculus-rift-hoverboard

Try Oculus Rift And Wii To Roam Around On The Back To The Future Hoverboard

Check out how you can fly in virtual space by using an Oculus Rift and a Wii Balance Board.

131129-amz

Amazon Appstore for Android Holiday Deals, Including Free Apps

There are tons of deals from the Amazon Appstore that will be offered starting now and throughout the holiday shopping season. They say that they will have "hundreds of titles that are eitehr free... or available between 50-90% off" the regular price.

131129-google

Black Friday: Google Play Store Apps, Games and Content on Sale All Weekend

Case in point, if you head over to the Google Play Store right now, you'll find that Google is celebrating all Cyber Weekend with discounts on all sorts of content. This includes many popular apps and games

131129-gtab

Black Friday Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-Inch for $100 Off

Did you manage to score any epic Black Friday deals this morning? Are you still ...

131128-diy

Arduino Co-Creator Releases Plans for $200 DIY Mobile Phone

Mellis was one of the people who came up with the now hugely popular Arduino platform and now he has come up with plans for people to build their own cell phone for about $200 in parts.

131128-apple

No Discounts for Apple Black Friday, Just Free Gift Cards

If you were hoping to save yourself some cash as you brave the Black Friday shopping crowds, you'll want to go somewhere other than the official Apple Stores.