Modeo unveils its DVB-H equipped smartphone


Modeo has demonstrated its Windows Mobile 5.0-powered smartphone at this year's CTIA Wireless tradeshow in Las Vegas. The device, manufactured by HTC, is equipped with DVB-H technology, which enables users to watch digital video broadcasts. It comes with an 1150 mAH lithium-ion battery, allowing up to three hours of TV viewing. It is a quad-band GSM phone with a sleek, lightweight candybar design. The main features include:

  • 2.2-inch QVGA 65k color TFT display
  • 1.3 megapixel camera with  video capture
  • GPRS/EDGE high-speed data
  • 128 MB Flash ROM; 64 MB SDRAM
  • microSD memory expansion slot
  • 200 Mhz OMAP  processor
  • Windows® Media Player 10
  • Audio and video streaming
  • Bluetooth 1.2/IrDA/ (USB 2.0 connectivity


The Modeo DVB-H smartphone is expected to hit the market during the second half of 2006. Modeo plans to launch its DVB-H mobile broadcast network in select major U.S. markets later this year.



Source: Modeo

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