We first sat down to hear about the “dual personality” of Pantech duoTM. This TriBand (850/1800/1900) 3G Networked Phone can receive html email and multimedia messaging. Features include Instant Messaging, Web browsing, email with Xpress Mail (including corporate email), stereo Bluetooth(r) (1.1, 1.2), stream XM Radio(r), Cellular Video, MobiTV(r), 1.3 meg camera for sending images and video. The 416 MHZ processor is powered by Windows Mobile 6 OS. The average download speed ranges frpm 600 Kbps to 1.4 Mbps. Business customers will be happy to know that they can grab their email and browse the web in more than 135 countries. And calls are possible in over 190 countires. Have Pantech duoTM, Will Travel!! The MTV generation will be delighted to know they can get their TV shows including HBO, MTV and ESPN plus listen to stereo music.
Like a good PDA, the Pantech duoTM will let the busy businessperson view PowerPoint presentations, Excel and Word documents. You can also get your email sent via Microsoft’s Direct Push technology. And the Pantech duoTM is available Right Now from ATT for $199 USD. Corporate (unlimited) email plans run $44.99 per month while personal email can start at a plan for $29.99 per month for 20MB storage. For details check the ATT site and the Pantech site.
This is just an introductory article – as I just got home and while writing this plugged the phone in to juice up the battery. As soon as I’ve played with it a bit expect more from me. Stay tuned!
Click on the thumbails to see the first view of both keyboards – I didn’t even remove the plastic covering the screen yet! Hot off the presses, baby!!
Written by Cecilia