Motorola i856 - a good-looking iDEN slider

Motorola i856 - a good-looking iDEN slider
Imagine a future, where iDEN phones rule the world! We know, it can’t be that bad. But as you see, Motorola seems to be putting a lot of effort into making some decently-looking, maybe even pretty, handsets for the iDEN network. First, it was the Stature i9 clamshell, and now, a few images of a nice slider have leaked. We are speaking of the so-called i856, which shows off a stylish design with a striking red keypad, similarly to Samsung’s newly announced UltraTOUCH. Well, apart from the red keypad, the two phones have really nothing in common. The PTT-capable i856 has a completely acceptable 2.2-inch screen, modest 1.3-megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.0 support and a microSD card slot for additional storage space.  Moto is said to roll it out around the end of Q3 2009, at a slightly lower price than the one of the i9.

source: EngadgetMobile


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4 Comments

1. tmofanboy432

Posts: 139; Member since: Jan 12, 2009

eww

2. att_agent

Posts: 96; Member since: Feb 26, 2009

wow iv NEVER seen this style of pphone WOW!

3. insider80

Posts: 93; Member since: Jan 26, 2009

its new to iden is the point here!

4. Mali Mal

Posts: 35; Member since: Apr 09, 2008

we ll jus keep business customers on the iden side, cuz consumers dont buy this crap anymore... nextel sucks when it comes to service and especially text messaging

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