Home » Uncategorized » Kyocera to launch K822 multimedia phone
Image_37029_largeimagefile.jpg

Kyocera to launch K822 multimedia phone

Not to be lost in the mix of new Samsung, LG, and Motorola handsets, Kyocera is trying to recapture its part of the pie with the K822 multimedia phone. Its outward appearance won’t win any awards, as it looks like any generic internal-antenna’d clamshell, but this ain’t one of those handsets you’ll get for free with a contract, and rightfully so.

Weighing in at 4 ounces, the K822 is designed for mobile entertainment. It has a built-in music player that will tackle a good variety of audio formats, including MP3, AAC, WMA, and Windows Media DRM. If you want to change it up a bit, there’s also an FM tuner on board to go with your 30MB of internal memory. Of course, you’ll need to make use of the microSD expansion slot. It goes without saying that they’ve shoved a camera in there too, a 1.3 megapixel shooter, as well as Bluetooth connectivity.

Look for the CDMA Kyocera K822 to drop in Q3 of this year at a yet to be announced price.

About Michael Kwan

A freelance writer and tech geek from Vancouver. Find me at michaelkwan.com and follow me on Twitter @michaelkwan.

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.