| T-Mobile USA and HP launch wireless iPAQ|
Posted: 26-Jul-2004 [Source: T-Mobile]
[HP's iPAQ h6315 Pocket PC, which can hop between cellular and Wi-Fi networks, is set to launch on T-Mobile's GPRS network on August 26.]
Bellevue, WA and Palo Alto, Calif. -- Weighing in at a mere 6-ounces, the HP iPAQ h6315 is a voice calling, Wi-Fi hotspot finding, wireless emailing, Internet connecting, instant message chatting, MP3 playing, picture taking, keypad typing, 64MB data storing powerhouse. (1)(2) The iPAQ h6315 is the first all-in-one wireless device to include built-in GSM global phone capabilities with integrated GPRS wireless data, Wi-Fi (802.11b) wireless broadband, and Bluetooth(TM) functionality to allow customers to easily navigate and wirelessly communicate through e-mail, text messaging, Internet and phone calls.(1)(2)
The lightweight HP iPAQ h6315 coupled with the muscle of T-Mobile's national GSM/GPRS wireless voice and high-speed data network, as well as the T-Mobile HotSpot Wi-Fi Internet service, at more than 4,700 U.S. locations, delivers a winning combination that allows customers to leave the office behind and stay connected on their terms.
Long known for creating innovative products and delivering industry firsts, T-Mobile and HP were also able to realize the first HP iPAQ Pocket PC with out-of-the box wireless e-mail and messaging functionality for both consumer and heavyweight enterprises. The HP iPAQ h6315, exclusively from T-Mobile USA, is uniquely optimized for quick, hassle-free, wireless email connectivity.(1)
The HP iPAQ h6315 will be available at T-Mobile owned stores, select national retail partners, as well as select T-Mobile authorized dealers, and hpshopping.com and the HP SMB Store. Estimated U.S pricing is $499.99 with T-Mobile activation.(3) Customers wishing to pre-order the device can register at www.t-mobile.com.
The two companies are planning to showcase this innovative device during the HP Wireless and Mobility Roadshow 2004.
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