Vodafone announces a range of three new exclusive special edition consumer handsets to support the official launch of the new Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team in Valencia on Monday 15th January.
The range of Vodafone McLaren Mercedes handsets comprises the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 770SH (3G) and Vodafone McLaren Mercedes GX29 (2G), two clam shells from Sharp and the 3G broadband slider Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - SGH-Z720M from the Samsung Ultra Edition. The design of the new handsets mirrors the new team identity and car design, featuring a chrome silver cover with highlights in the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team 'rocket' red colour. The handsets, which offer Vodafone live! consumer services, include video clips and images of the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes racing car in the new 2007 livery as well as a sleek menu design, special ring tones and a racing game.
The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes handset range has a mobile phone for everyone. The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes GX29 - a 2G Vodafone live! handset is based on the iconic GX29 clamshell design and the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 770SH 3G handset features a 1.3 mega pixel camera. The 3G broadband slider Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - SGH-Z720M offers even faster access to multi media services such as mobile TV and full track music downloads, faster download of music and video files and high speed download of emails when the handset is used as a modem for lap tops. The handset also features a 3 mega pixel camera with auto focus.
The handset range will be available from January 16th 2007 in some Vodafone Operating Companies. Vodafone Operating Companies will stock a variety of models from the range depending on local market needs.