|Thursday, 21 October 2010, 15:00 HKT/SGT|
Source: NTT DOCOMO
TOKYO, Oct 21, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will begin selling a Japanese-market version of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.'s GALAXY S smartphone nationwide in Japan on October 28.
The GALAXY S features a 4-inch, ultra-bright SUPER AMOLED high-resolution touch screen that plays full high-definition (Full HD) video. Multi-touch functionality enables intuitive control of the screen. The 5.0-megapixel camera shoots high-definition video and the phone supports Flash(R) for PC-like access to diverse Web content, including Flash-based games.
The device is powered by the Android(TM) 2.2 operating system, which is compatible with a large variety of applications available at the "docomo market" mobile portal, as well as Android Market(TM) and Samsung Apps. The GALAXY S supports DOCOMO's sp-mode(TM) service, which enables smartphones to access i-mode(TM) mail accounts.
The GALAXY S also is compatible with an e-book distribution service that DOCOMO plans to launch on a trial basis on the same day that GALAXY S sales begin.
Main Specifications of docomo Smartphone GALAXY S
Height x Width x Thickness 122 x 64 x 9.9 mm
Weight 118 grams
Continuous Stand-by Time (static) 510 hours (3G) / 480 hours (GSM)
Continuous Talk Time 380 minutes (3G) / 420 hours (GSM)
Display 4.0 inches (480 x 800 dots)
SUPER AMOLED (Super organic EL)
External Memory Devices microSD(TM) memory card (2 GB) microSDHC(TM)
memory card (32 GB)
Camera 5-megapixel CMOS with face-detection autofocus
Color Metallic Black
* microSD and microSDHC are trademarks of SD Association.
* Continuous standby and talk calling times are approximate and may vary depending on network and device usage.
About NTT DOCOMO
NTT DOCOMO, Japan's leading mobile operator with over 79 million subscriptions, is one of the world's foremost contributors to 3G, 4G and 5G mobile network technologies. Beyond core communications services, DOCOMO is challenging new frontiers in collaboration with a growing number of entities ("+d" partners), creating exciting and convenient value-added services that change the way people live and work. Under a medium-term plan toward 2020 and beyond, DOCOMO is pioneering a leading-edge 5G network to facilitate innovative services that will amaze and inspire customers beyond their expectations. DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (9437). https://www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english/.
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Oct 21, 2010 15:00 HKT/SGT
Source: NTT DOCOMO
NTT DOCOMO (TSE: 9437)
Topic: New Product
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