Posted on 28-Dec-2006 11:21
Filed under: News
Samsung Electronics is introducing the Ultra Edition 13.8 SGH-Z720. The company says this is the thinnest HSDPA slide-up mobile with a slim 13.8mm profile.
The new device offers the latest multimedia features on a mslal design, measuring only 104.5x51.3mm and weighing 80 grams.
With High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) for data transmission speeds at 1.8 Mbps, the Ultra Edition 13.8 (Z720) comes with a 3 megapixel camera with auto focus for digital pictures, plus a second camera for video calling. It also has a 2.1” QVGA display, plus WAP 2.0 and HTML browsing capabilities.
The Ultra Edition 13.8 (Z720) supports microSD external memory and is equipped with Bluetooth and USB connectivity. The Ultra Edition 13.8 (Z720) also supports Samsung's newest uGo and uTrack interfaces. The uGo interface automatically responds to the user's environment and displays a city landmark of where you are located, adjusts the picture to represent day or night, and adjusts the time to reflect user's location automatically. The uTrack interface sends an SMS message to a predetermined number to alert the user of changes in the mobile ' s SIM card, as well as the location to increases the chances of recovering a lost or stolen phone.
This is the first mobile handset from Samsung installed with Google mobile search and Gmail (Google Mail) which enables consumers to search for information, and manage their emails on the move. It includes a Google icon in the application menu, offering one-click access to Google search.
Samsung's Ultra Edition 13.8 (Z720) has been launched in major European countries this month and will soon be available throughout Europe.