|Alcatel Shows Off Five New Handsets at Cannes|
Posted: 28-Feb-2004 [Source: Alcatel]
[Alcatel unveils the One Touch 756 and 935 videophones, the 556 and 735i camera phones, and the 332a lower end model.]
Cannes, France -- Alcatel unveiled five new mobile telephones at the 3GSM World Congress. In each of their categories, these mobile phones meet the market requirements in terms of technology, ergonomy and design. They are extremely simple to use and will make access to the most popular multimedia services and technologies even easier: video, photo, MMS and the most recent version of Java(tm) (MIDP 2.0) for downloading games and applications.
The One Touch(tm) 756, with its TFT 262 000 color screen is the tri-band multimedia mobile telephone par excellence. A true all-rounder, the One Touch 756 will record videos with sound, download, send and receive videos by MMS, let you enjoy MP3 melodies and polyphonic ring tones and, thanks to Java MIDP 2.0 technology, speed up the downloading of games and applications. The One Touch 756 is a GPRS class 10.
The One Touch 835 with its two high definition color screens (262 000 colors on the inside and 65 000 on the outside) is Alcatel's first handset with a flip cover and one of the lightest and most compact on the market (88g). It is equipped with an integrated VGA camera that films short videos and animated images that can be used to personalize the contacts in your directory. The One Touch 835 comes with MMS, four ready-to-play games and is GPRS class 10.
The One Touch 556, equipped with a VGA camera and a high quality color screen, enables you to watch, receive, download and send videos and has a large downloading capacity; This handset also comes with Java MIDP 2.0 making the downloading of applications, games, melodies and images easier than ever before. The inbuilt camera function allows you to add sound to a photo, which then may be sent via MMS. The handset is GPRS class 10. In summary, the One Touch 556 offers you an affordable, mass-market mobile tri-band telephone with camera.
The One Touch 735i is a mobile telephone with an integrated camera and is equipped with Java MIDP 2.0 technology to download games and applications via the Wap and Internet. It has been designed for game-playing comfort; this includes being able to play games in landscape mode with an action button for the right hand and a central browsing button for the left hand. The One Touch 735i also boasts a quick and easy-to-use camera and MMS.
The One Touch 332a is an affordable color mobile telephone, intended for the Latin American markets. It is equipped with a 4096-color screen and offers various functions such as SMS, EMS and WAP as well as numerous polyphonic ring tones and images for personal customization. Extremely light (77g) and compact, this simple and user-friendly model is the ideal choice in terms of value for money.
The One Touch 735i is currently available, the One Touch 835 and 332a will follow in April this year, the One Touch 756 will enter the market from June and the One Touch 556 will be available from September.
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