TerreStar Genus

Description

The TerreStar GENUS is advertised as the world’s first smartphone that combines 3G cellular wireless connectivity with an all-IP satellite network on one device using one phone number. The phone relies on AT&T's GSM/HSPA network while reverting to a satellite connection when AT&T's presence is missing or lost. The phone is running Windows Mobile 6.5.3 OS and features a QVGA touch display, QWERTY keyboard, 2MP camera, Wi-Fi, GPS and microSD slot for memory.

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Thick body (0.76 inches)

Specs Compare

Display

Size: 2.6 inches
Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels, 154 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 27.19 %
Features: Ambient light sensor

Hardware

Internal storage: 0.1GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC up to 16 GB
OS: Windows Mobile Professional (6.5.3)

Battery

Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 2 MP (Autofocus)
Video recording: 320x240 (QVGA) (15 fps)
Dimensions: 4.68 x 2.55 x 0.76 inches (118.8 x 64.8 x 19.25 mm)
Weight: 130.0 g
Features: Full keyboard, D-Pad, Soft keys, Notification light

Cellular

UMTS: 850, 1900 MHz
Data Speed: UMTS, HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s

Multimedia

Headphones: 2.5mm jack

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Charging
External antenna: Yes
Location: GPS
Other: Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3)
Other features: Voice recording
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Carrier Availability

Discontinued

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