This week it is all about new 3G handsets. Two of the leading wireless carriers in 3G space Vodafone and NTTDocomo have released a whole bunch of new handsets, that are expected to spur the growth of mobile content consumption this christmas season and days ahead.
We can clearly see the trend towards music downloads and video downloads on the mobile phones.
Vodafone : ( Read the press release here)
24 Vodafone live! with 3G handsets, all offering Mobile TV services
14 Vodafone live! with 3G handsets offering Vodafone Radio DJ, Vodafoneâ€™s innovative music service
6 3G broadband consumer handsets from Motorola and Samsung, allowing faster access to multi media services such as mobile TV and full track music downloads, faster download of music and video files and high speed download of emails when the handset is used as a modem for the PC.
NTT DoCoMo : (Read the press Release here) Unveiled 14 new handsets. Key features of new handsets released by NTT DoCoMo
- Advanced Email capabilities with attachments up to 2MB
- 3G international roaming
- Full track Music downloading
- Play tracks transferred from PCs
- Download music/video automatically overnight.
- IC cards with triple the storage capacity
- Mobile credit card
- GPS services
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