Topics Mobile Tech News Monday, December 11

Headlines

Contact us


Site search:
complete archives list




Site Sponsors:


Don't forget AT&T and Verizon promo codes at Sidepon.com to save money.


NTT DoCoMo to Launch Two New Models in mova 506i Series
Posted: 18-May-2004 [Source: NTT DoCoMo]

[New D505iS features voice-activated shutter to eliminate camera shake. The 506i comes equipped with a 2.0 megapixel camera.]

Tokyo -- NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries announced today the release of D506i and F506i, two new handsets in the 2G i-mode compatible mova 506i series, that will be marketed beginning May 19, 2004.

The D506i features a voice-activated camera shutter and multifunctional side button to activate the camera for stills/video or the voice recorder, even while the handset is closed. The F506i includes a 2.04 mega-pixels autofocus CCD camera with a sweep-type fingerprint sensor.

The main features of the 506i series include:

* Cameras that have effective resolutions of more than one mega-pixel * Infrared ports for exchanging data and photos with compatible handsets, authentication, cashless payments and remote-control operation of appliances * Ability to read JAN Code and QR Code(r), enabling easy retrieval of data from printed materials, copying information to the phone's address book and saving text as well as pictures and melodies * i-appli(r) DX for extended Java-enabled content, enhanced customization of the phone's address book and to exchange data using i-appli applications and i-mode mail * QVGA LCD with a size of 320 x 240 dots or larger

D506i The multifunctional side button, in addition to activating the camera (both stills and video) and the voice recorder, allows users to view stored photos, mail and the incoming call log while the handset is folded. It also can be used to activate manner mode.

DoCoMo's first voice-activated camera shutter ("Voice Shutter") responds when the user repeats a pre-recorded word. The feature helps to eliminate camera shake, since the phone does not have to be pressed when taking photos.

Compared to the D505iS model, the D506i's "Large Volume Data Box" stores four times more data (i-appli or images) and its flash is approximately six times brighter. The D506i comes with a large 1.5-inch sub LCD and a voice recorder that stores up to 174 minutes of sound.

F506i The F506i comes with an autofocus CCD camera offering effective resolution of 2.04 mega-pixels and recorded resolution of two mega-pixels.

The handset's monitor is a 2.4-inch 262,144-color QVGA TFT LCD.

The model has a sweep-type fingerprint sensor for locking/unlocking the keypad. "Auto Dial Lock" also allows the keypad to be locked simply by closing the handset. Keys may be programmed to operate the camera and other frequently-used functions and display letters may be enlarged for easier viewing.

Both the D506i and F506i will be available through all DoCoMo sales channels. The price of the handset will be open (unfixed). The replacement battery pack will cost 2,100 yen for the D506i and 2,940 yen for the F506i in the Kanto-koshinetsu region (prices include tax).

More...

Back to Headlines...

Apple Watch Apple Watch

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Amazon Fire Amazon Fire

Samsung Z - Tizen Samsung Z - Tizen

LG G3 LG G3

HTC One mini 2 HTC One mini 2

OnePlus One OnePlus One

HTC One (M8) HTC One (M8)

Samsung Gear 2 Tizen Watch Samsung Gear 2 Tizen Watch

HP VoiceTab HP VoiceTab

T200 octa-core T200 octa-core

Nokia 2520 Tablet Nokia 2520 Tablet

Samsung Galaxy Round Samsung Galaxy Round

BlackBerry Z30 BlackBerry Z30

iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C

Samsung Galaxy Mega Samsung Galaxy Mega

Sony SmartWatch 2 Sony SmartWatch 2

iOS 7 iOS 7

Jolla Jolla

BlackBerry Z10 BlackBerry Z10

Galaxy S 4 Galaxy S 4

Galaxy Note 8.0 Galaxy Note 8.0

Ubuntu on Tablets Ubuntu on Tablets

LG Optimus G Pro L-04E LG Optimus G Pro L-04E

Firefox OS Firefox OS

Sony Zperia Z Sony Zperia Z



 

Valid HTML 4.1!

RSS © 1999-2017 Traques LLC
All times recorded in UTC
webmaster@MobileTechNews.com