Sprint today announced it will start selling the Motorola ES400S enterprise mobile device at the end of October. The new Motorola ES400S from Sprint is the first Motorola Mobile Enterprise Handeld device to be branded, stocked and sold through a wireless carrier. It is an enterprise-class device with superior ruggedness, built on Windows Embedded Handheld technologies, including the Windows Mobile 6.5.3 platform. It will be available for as low as $499.99 for qualifying businesses or $549.99 with a new line or eligible upgrade and two-year service agreement on a Sprint Business Advantage Messaging and Data plan or Everything plan with data. It also includes built-in Biometric finger swipe security and a customizable user interface. Here is more info on the Motorola ES400S:
Built on Windows Embedded Handheld technologies, including the Windows Mobile 6.5.3 platform for seamless connectivity, application compatibility and support for industry-specific applications, advanced security and device management mobility needs, Motorola ES400S provides the familiarity of a desktop with an intuitive, customizable user interface for quick access to critical apps. Key enterprise-friendly features include:
-Customizable Motorola Enterprise User Interface (MEUI) makes business-critical information and functions available with one key press. Includes enterprise-specific enhancements like photo annotation -Enterprise-class security including built-in Biometric fingerprint reader -Durable construction to withstand dust, drops and bumps, with certifications for MIL-STD 810G, for a 4-foot drop, and IP42 sealing specifications -3-inch VGA touchscreen -3.2 MP camera with red line aimer for easy barcode scanning and one-button push-to-scan for one- and two-dimensional barcode reading -Wi-Fi/802.11 a/b/g with Enterprise Security -1 GB ROM/256 MB RAM -CDMA EVDO Rev. A for domestic service and HSPA/GSM for international roaming -VoIP ready -GPS -Battery: 1540 mAh standard battery and 3080 mAh extended battery (sold separately)
Motorola ES400S is designed for task managers working hands-on in the field or in the office and juggling management responsibilities who rely on access to high-value data and applications to sustain productivity.