|Ericsson introduces T29 for the Asian markets|
Posted: 27-Feb-2001 [Source: Ericsson press release]
[New handset released for Asian market includes a WAP browser (WAP 1.1).]
Today, Ericsson introduced its new T29 mobile phone intended for the Asian markets, initially Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia,
Vietnam and the Philippines. T29 will be available in stores within a few weeks and it is packed with features designed to make life easier.
The T29s features key Asian languages such as Bahasa Malayu, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai, Vietnamese, Tagalog as well as English. The T29sc offers a complete Chinese interface, which makes it possible for users to send, and receive, Chinese SMS messages and to store Chinese names in their phone book.
T29 has a new industrial design with deep-colored inlays, silver-toned and shine-through keys and slight wings on the active flip. It comes in two
colors with different deep-colored inlays, Amethyst Purple and Sapphire Blue. At a weight of only 95g, including its slim battery, the T29 is
compact and lightweight. The standby time is 150 hours and the talk time 7 hours.
The T29 is a high quality and high performance dual band phone that includes dozens of features. It handles SMS and group-SMS text messages
and is equipped with four games, start-up shows, voice control, profiles, vibrating alert and a comprehensive phone book.
T29 includes a WAP browser (WAP 1.1), which gives the user access to the growing world of Mobile Internet, such as travel information, weather
conditions, stock market reports, news, street guides, shopping services, horoscopes or reservations.
The new phone fits seamlessly with Ericsson accessories, including Bluetooth(TM) headset, FM radio, MP3, Chatboard, car holder and several
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