contents

hardware
 
Samsung's New 'Ultra Edition' Line-Up

Samsung at CommunicAsia 2006 introduces a line-up of slim mobiles. The 'Ultra Edition' demonstrates Samsung's vision for the future of mobile communications in terms of technology and design. The Ultra Edition 6.9 (X820) boasts the world's thinnest profile of only 6.9 mm. Another model is the Ultra Edition 12.9 (D900), the world's slimmest slider with a depth of only 12.9mm and a picture-perfect 3 megapixel camera. Ultra Edition 9.9 (D830), a new clamshell handset that is 9.9 mm thin, debuts at CommunicAsia.

Samsung's Ultra Edition 9.9 (D830) raises the bar in slimness and design of clamshell handsets. With its simple ultra slim folder design and the latest cutting-edge technology, this 9.9 mm ultra slim clamshell is the result of Samsung's constant efforts to go above and beyond the boundaries of form and function. This lightweight mobile comes outfitted with a 2 megapixel camera to capture those special moments wherever you go. Expect no bulges in your pocket when carrying this premium ultra slim clamshell that possess a 2.3" wide display and an external memory slot for extra storage. Navigate effortlessly through functions, thanks to its enhanced user interface with uMenu and uSearch features. The stylish Ultra Edition 9.9's variety of colors and patterned design will surely please the Southeast Asian mobile market later this year.

Samsung's Ultra Edition 6.9 (X820) expresses Samsung's commitment to create the slimmest and lightest product in the market today. Weighing a mere 66 grams and measuring a slim 6.9mm depth, the lightweight Ultra Edition 6.9 is today's definitive tool to help users stay connected, take pictures with the 2 megapixel camera, or enjoy their favorite tunes with the music player. The Ultra Edition 6.9 balances slim elegance with a functional keypad and tops off its supreme design with a beautifully beveled cut surface for a natural grip. Fiberglass-infused plastic is also used to increase extraordinary durability to protect the wealth of features that are compressed into the 6.9mm frame using the Smart Surface Mounting Technology (SSMT). The Ultra Edition truly complements the active lifestyle of today's consumers as its sleek and fashionable design will fit into your pocket invisibly for stylish mobility. You can also express yourself as it comes in a variety of the most fashionable colors.

The Ultra Edition 12.9 offers the latest in multimedia technology with premium slide-up design for business professionals. The 12.9mm slide-up is the thinnest slider ever designed to come equipped with a powerful 3.13 megapixel camera - leading the 3 megapixel camera phone trend in the global market this year. Unique and dynamic user interfaces enhance user's mobile experience. The main screen will reflect networks and call status by displaying animated graphics to alert users of missed calls or unread messages, and imported documents can be viewed on the vivid 262K color screen. You can also enhance your multimedia experience with the Bluetooth stereo headset. Whatever your desires may be, the Ultra Edition 12.9 will "slide up" next to you for your next command.

* The Ultra Edition 9.9
- Standard
GPRS (900 / 1800 / 1900MHz) + EDGE

- Camera
2 Megapixel Camera (Auto-Focus / Flash)

- Display
2.3" 240x320 262K Color TFT / 0.8" 96x16 16Gray (1 Fixed-Line)

- Features
Video Recording & Messaging (MPEG4 / H.263)
MP3 / AAC / ACC+ / WMA
Bluetooth / USB / BT Printing
Document Viewer / TV-output
uMenu / uSearch / uGo / Mobile Flahs

- Memory
80MB embedded, External memory (microSD)

- Size
103 x 54 x 9.9 mm

- Weight
85g

* The Ultra Edition 6.9
- Standard
GPRS (900 / 1800 / 1900MHz) + EDGE

- Camera
2 Megapixel Camera

- Display
1.9" 176x220 262K Color TFT

- Features
Video Recording & Messaging (MPEG4 / H.263)
MP3 / AAC / ACC+ / AAC+ (e) / WMA
Digital Power Amp
Bluetooth / USB / PictBridge
Document Viewer / TV-output / Speakerphone / Off-line mode / uSearch

- Memory
80MB embedded

- Size
113 x 50 x 6.9 mm

- Weight
66g

* The Ultra Edition 12.9
- Standard
GSM / GPRS (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz) + EDGE

- Camera
3.13 Megapixel Camera

- Display
2.1" 240x320 262K Color TFT

- Features
Video Recording & Messaging (MPEG4 / H.263)
MP3 / AAC / ACC+ / AAC+ (e)
Digital Power Amp
Bluetooth / USB / PictBridge
Document Viewer / TV-output
uMenu / uGo / uSearch / uTrack

- Memory
80MB embedded, External memory (microSD)

- Size
103.5 x 51 x 12.9 mm

- Weight
85g.



write your comments about the article :: 2006 Computing News :: home page