UTStarcom Personal Communications today announced its first wireless handset for WCDMA/GSM/GPRS networks, the GW200. The 3G-enabled GW200 combines innovation and practicality in a truly global phone that provides wireless voice and data communications capabilities anywhere around the world where WCDMA wireless networks are operational.
The GW200 is a dual-mode WCDMA/GPRS/GSM handset that operates on WCDMA, or Wideband Code Division Multiple Access networks, the main technology for 3G wireless systems globally. With the WAP-2.0-enabled GW200 on a WCDMA network, consumers will have swift access to data, web browsing, streaming video and other over-the-air downloads. The GSM mode offers tri-band operation: 900/1800/1900 MHz.
The bar-style GW200 handset has an elegant yet edgy industrial design and measures 4.5" high by 1.8" wide by 0.86" thick and weighs only 3.8 ounces. The GW200 features a large 1.8" 65K color TFT LCD screen and the most desired wireless device functions including:
Call waiting/call forwarding/speed dial
Single-key web browsing
Text messaging through SMS and MMS. 300 SMS storage capacity.
72 chord ringers
Embedded MP3 player with integrated speakerphone
Stores up to 300 phonebook entries
Scheduling, calendar, calculator, alarm and world clock