GPS Phones – Garmin nüvifone

Sunday, 24 February 2008

nüvifoneGarmin announced on 11 February the nüvifone for Q3. A prototype was shown at GSMA Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona, Spain, February 11-14.

The nüvifone is a quad-band GSM mobile phone with UMTS and high speed downlink packet access (HSDPA), Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. “Google local search” is integrated. Free and subscription based dynamic content is served via Garmin OnlineTM, an online service offering dynamic content as real-time traffic, weather forecasts, and safety camera information.

A built-in camera has Location Message Service (LMS), tagging every location with the exact latitude and longitude reference of where the image was taken. There is also a direct access to the geo-located photos of Google’s Panoramio.

PR: www.garmin.com/pressroom/mobile/021108a.html

Product presentation: www.garmin.com/nuvifone

Video via YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtD4USzpoLI

Media: Garmin

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GPS Phones – Nokia

Sunday, 24 February 2008

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Nokia announced in February at 3GSM that four handsets equipped with GPS will be launched in Q3 2008:

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  • Nokia 6220 classic with an electronic compass for pedestrian navigation
  • Nokia N96 which will be the new flagship, following the N95
  • Nokia N78 as a multimedia computer with A-GPS
  • Nokia 6210 Navigator as an origin automotive assistant

Press Kit from Nokia: www.nokia.com/A4686367?kit=80

Photos: Nokia


GPS Phones – HTC

Sunday, 24 February 2008

htc_p3470_141x228_2008-02-24.jpgHTC P3470 PDA phone with Windows Mobile, GPS and navigation software from TomTom is on the way to the market – February is announced.

Product Sheet: www.htc.com/product/03-product_p3470.htm

Photo: HTC


HP Labs Mediascape – Promotion from 3GSM ’07

Friday, 7 December 2007

A video from axsantan at YouTube: “HP Labs Mediascape demo announced at 3GSM”.