Here it is! The Treo 750v photos were taken from CTIA Wireless 2006 in LA by our staff. The Treo 750v is now available for pre-order in Europe with Vodafone as the service carrier and for those in US, it will be available in Q1 2007. We are processing some of its videos and we will post it up very soon.
12 September, 2006 Los Angeles, USA -- i-mate' , the specialist in Microsoft Windows Mobile powered devices and software applications, today announced it has launched two new devices for distribution in the U.S., Latin America and Canada. The announcement was made at CTIA Wireless IT 2006, a leading wireless industry tradeshow being held in Los Angeles Sept. 12-14.
The i-mate JAQ has everything the busy manager needs to do business on the move in a no-frills heavy-duty device. The i-mate' JAQ is a quad-band device that operates on Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0. The device features a full QWERTY keyboard, 128 MB ROM/64MB RAM, 64k 2.8” color LCD screen, MiniSD memory card expansion, integrated antenna, Bluetooth® compatibility.
The i-mate SPL is a great-looking device that will attract buyers that want a stylish device plus the benefits of the Windows Mobile® platform. For business or pleasure, it’s got what it takes for users who want the functionality and features of an affordable Windows Mobile powered device. The i-mate' SPL is a GSM/GPRS tri-band device featuring 128MB ROM/64MB RAM, 65k 2.2” color LCD screen, MiniSD memory card expansion, integrated antenna and Bluetooth® compatibility.
Sept. 12, 2006 Logitech (SWX:LOGN)(NASDAQ:LOGI) has reinvented the Harmony(R) remote control. Adding a touch of luxury to its award-winning family of Harmony advanced universal remote controls, the company unveiled its new flagship Harmony 1000 remote, which includes a striking, color touch-sensitive screen. While it looks as expensive as traditional high-end, custom-installed remotes, the Harmony 1000 remote is more affordable, is easier for consumers to set up, and sets a new standard for ease of use.
"The Harmony 1000 remote delivers affordable luxury -- it simplifies control of today's complicated home-entertainment systems at a fraction of the price of traditional custom-installed remotes, and it's luxurious in its sophisticated design, which adds an element of prestige to any living room," said Bryan McLeod, vice president of Logitech's remote control products. "The Harmony 1000 remote is the interface that people crave for their home-entertainment system -- it's sleek, it's easy to use with its one-touch activity based control, and it comes without a prohibitive price."
Verizon Wireless and Research In Motion (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today introduced the new BlackBerry® 8703e operating on Verizon Wireless’ Evolution-Data Optimized (EV-DO) network. Available to Verizon Wireless customers beginning Sunday, September 17, the BlackBerry 8703e integrates advanced device hardware, software and network technologies in a powerful handset with a full 35-key QWERTY keyboard.
LOS ANGELES, CA, Sep. 12, 2006 - SanDisk® Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) today announced a 4-gigabyte (GB)1 miniSD High Capacity (SDHC™) flash card at the CTIA Wireless Show, where the company is exhibiting in Booth #1147.
The 4GB SanDisk miniSDHC card will be able to provide the fast speed and large capacity required to support increasingly popular but storage-intensive applications such as digital imaging, music and video record/playback functions as well as mobile television and videogames. The 4GB capacity can store more than 2,000 high-resolution pictures, more than 1,000 digital songs or up to 8 hours of MPEG 4 video2.
Dublin, Ireland, September 12, 2006 – The dotMobi Advisory Group (MAG), the independent not-for-profit industry forum for dotMobi, today announced it has opened its doors and now invites all organisations with an interest in the future of creating Internet services for mobile users and devices to join the MAG. The MAG's mission is to ensure that the dotMobi Top Level Domain (.mobi) is operated in the best interests of the global dotMobi community and the Internet at large.
.mobi is the first – and only – top level domain dedicated to delivering Internet content to mobile devices. .mobi will revolutionise the use of the Internet on mobile devices and is designed to guide mobile users to made-for-mobile Internet content and services that can be accessed with confidence. The MAG objective is to create, design and develop a global forum to serve as a catalyst for exploring the dotMobi Switch On! Guides (technical style guides), best practices, domain policies and commercialisation initiatives. It will also act as a vehicle for mobile industry stakeholders to network and voice their opinions and ideas for the betterment of the mobile Internet experience.
New, Cingular exclusive comes with broad messaging capabilities, outstanding browsing experience, superb voice quality
CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA, US - Cingular Wireless and Nokia today introduced the Nokia E62 device, a robust, sleek device built specifically for wireless email whose attractive price promises to take superior mobile email access beyond the executive suite and into the hands of the everyday wireless user.
The Nokia E62 device will be available exclusively from Cingular in the U.S. for as low as $149.99. Measuring barely half an inch thick, it features a full QWERTY keyboard with large backlit keys for easy typing, and a sizeable, high-resolution 16 million color screen measuring 320 x 240 pixels. Whether they're business people or consumers, Nokia E62 device users will have a variety of popular secure email platforms from which to choose. These include Good Mobile Messaging, Cingular Xpress Mail, BlackBerry Connect, Mail for Exchange (direct push corporate email from Microsoft Exchange), the Nokia push solution via Intellisync Mobile Suite from Nokia, and standard clients such as POP3, IMAP and SMTP. In addition, the device includes a pre-loaded instant messaging application.
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO – Helium Digital, a Canadian company specializing in trend forward accessories for digital devices, has announced the launch of the HD-880 Bluetooth Headset. Designed for use with Bluetooth enabled mobile phones, the HD-880 features an incredibly clear OLED screen to identify incoming calls, as well as provide the user with on screen instructions during set-up and usage of the device.
The OLED screen built into the HD-880 provides the user with two very important functions. First, it provides a convenient caller ID feature to identify incoming calls at times when your handset may be out of reach. Secondly, it helps to overcome one of the greatest frustrations for users of Bluetooth headsets, which is trying to determine the headset’s status through a series of blinking LED’s. The HD-880 provides the user with on screen direction for pairing, connecting, and connected status, as well as various other indicators while the device is in use. The HD-880 also features a screen rotation option that will allow the user to wear the headset on either the left or the right ear. Other features of the headset include a lithium-ion rechargeable battery, last number redial, microphone mute, as well as voice dial functionality.
I’m just kidding. I’m actually at the Gay Erotic Expo in LA CTIA Wireless Convention in LA. Look for coverage from the Smartphone Summit today. There’s also a press event later tonight, so make sure to check back for juicy stories.
CTIA Wireless is starting next week September 12-14, in LA. We'll be bringing you live coverage from the front line. Even though this event is only 1/3 the size of CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas, it’s still worth attending because a lot has happened between March and now. One big story we’ll report is Palm’s new Treo 750. We may not see the Treo 750 in the US for sometime – according to sources close to Palm. So this is a big opportunity for SlashGear to bring you video and high quality images. Meanwhile, enjoy this amazing video brought to you by Superior Communications, from CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas.
[flv]http://www.slashgear.com/videos/Superior_CTIA_show.flv[/flv]CTIA Wireless 2006 in LA: SlashGear’s All Over It!