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BenQ S6 MID gets video unboxing; falls down as PMP replacement

BenQ S6 MID gets video unboxing; falls down as PMP replacement

It's hard to believe, but after all we've seen of the BenQ S6 MID, we've not seen a video unboxing.  Perhaps that's because of the mobile internet device's limited availability; so far, Italy looks like your best bet to get a hold of the S6, courtesy of carrier TIM.  Anyway, there's at least one S6 outside of Italy, in the hands of Ewan Spence on the MID Moves tour, and he's shared not only his video unboxing but some hands-on feedback about the compact 3G device.

Unboxing video of the BenQ S6 MID after the cut

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BenQ Siemens S68 Ceramic Limited Edition

BenQ Siemens S68 Ceramic Limited Edition

The new BenQ Siemens S68 limited edition is no Goldvish ($1.3M cell phone), but the wow factor is still there.  For a higher price tag of $635, you’ll get a much heavier cell phone than most.  The front of the body is made up of steel and the back is made up of ceramic.  This ceramic is the same as those used in automobile brakes; unless you’re planning on using the phone to stop a moving vehicle, why would you need?  BenQ Siemens believe it’ll help resist scratches, while the screen is also coated with a mystery chemical that should prevent scratching as well.  The S68 is only released in Germany later in August.

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BenQ Siemens S68 Luxurious and Slim

BenQ Siemens S68 Luxurious and Slim

Mobile telephony has never been simpler. Navigating through the clearly designed telephone menu is easy even without the operating instructions. Now, instead of laboriously typing in a text message, a short voice message can simply be dictated and sent via MMS. The large display puts more than 260,000 brilliant colors on to the mobile's screen and enables it to be read clearly, even in bright sunlight. With its Dual Speaker System, a hands free function and 64-tone ringtones, the BenQ-Siemens S68 also meets the most discerning acoustic requirements.

An integrated organizer makes this stylish triband mobile an indispensable companion. Current appointments and contact data can be transferred directly via the attractive SyncStation DSC-100 or via Bluetooth from the PC to the mobile. Bluetooth also makes irritating cables on accessories a thing of the past. For example, the new fashionably slender Bluetooth HHB-100 headset ensures optimum comfort when making calls.

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aigo P8860 MID video dissection: HSDPA upgrade possible

aigo P8860 MID video dissection: HSDPA upgrade possible

Nothing like a good device dissection to clear the pipes on a Monday, and if the BenQ S6 hands-on feedback left you thinking "great, but what's inside those little MIDs?" then this might appeal.  aigo's P8860 MID has a similar 4.8-inch touchscreen to the S6, but brings a slide-out QWERTY keyboard to the mixture; in the UMPC Fever forums they've been looking inside to check out possible upgrade potential.

Video dissection after the cut!

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