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Palm Launches Treo 500v on Windows Mobile 6 for Vodafone Customers
Posted: 12-Sep-2007 [Source: Palm]

[Palm Europe announces the 3G/UMTS Palm Treo 500v running Windows Mobile 6 will initially be available exclusively to Vodafone customers beginning in October. ]

London -- Palm Europe Ltd today announced the Palm Treo(TM) 500v smartphone which combines multiple forms of communication and multimedia capabilities with high speed 3G/UMTS mobile internet access, allowing users access to popular websites such as MySpace, YouTube and eBay whilst on the move. The new Palm Treo 500v smartphone will initially be available exclusively to Vodafone customers from October.

The Palm Treo 500v smartphone runs on a Windows Mobile 6 standard platform and has a full keyboard, large screen, video streaming capability and a comprehensive multi-messaging functionality covering Instant Messaging, SMS, email and phone and personal information management software in a new design(1). The compact form factor is available in two colours: glacier white and charcoal grey.

It will initially be available to Vodafone customers in Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, the UK and Vodacom customers in South Africa.

"The new Treo 500v adds a third internet ready Vodafone live! and Microsoft Windows Mobile device to our recently announced Global Handset range," said Jens Schulte-Bockum, Global Terminals Director, Vodafone Group. "When combined with our high-speed 3G/UMTS network and fast access to the internet, along with great browsing and messaging support, we are confident the Palm Treo 500v will appeal to the growing group of consumers looking for the same functionality and ease of use our business customers continue to enjoy from this type of premium device."

With the Palm Treo 500v smartphone customers can also manage documents using mobile versions of familiar Microsoft applications like Outlook, Office, and Windows Live(TM) for Windows Mobile. In addition users can share the Treo 500v smartphone's data access with a laptop, so they can stay connected anywhere within wireless coverage.

Treo 500v Features and Benefits

* All-in-one smartphone with messaging, email and web

* Full keyboard for fast and easy typing

* Automatic delivery of Hotmail/MSN, Yahoo!, and Gmail, email as it arrives(1)

* Large, high-resolution screen

* Internet Explorer Mobile full-featured browser(1)

* Access to Google Maps and eBay(1)

* Vodafone live! for news, sports, and entertainment on the go(1)

* 3G/UMTS network

* Planner with address book, calendar, to-do lists, and more

* View Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe PDF files * Windows Media Player Mobile for music and videos * 2.0 megapixel camera captures video too

* 150MB of memory, expandable with microSD expansion card(2)

* Windows Mobile 6 Standard software * Microsoft Direct Push technology for delivery of Outlook email(1) * Bluetooth wireless technology * Device available in two colours: glacier white and charcoal grey


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