Motorola today announced the upcoming availability of Motorola CHARM, a touch screen smartphone that packs a social networking punch with Android 2.1, MOTOBLUR enhancements, a compact design and a BACKTRACK feature that makes screen navigation even more intuitive. Motorola CHARM is expected to be available this summer exclusively in the U.S. for customers of T-Mobile USA. Here is more info:
Motorola CHARM provides consumers all the features of a smartphone with the intuitive navigation of a 2.8 inch touch screen ? all in a compact, pocketable design that makes messaging a snap using the combination of a full QWERTY keyboard and touch screen. The BACKTRACK navigation pad, located on the back of the smartphone directly behind the home screen, is similar to a laptop touch panel and enables an unobstructed view of the Web, texts, e-mails and news feeds. Plus, with Android 2.1 and enhanced MOTOBLUR features, CHARM offers new customization and filtering options.
Motorola CHARM will be the first device in the U.S. to feature an enhanced version of MOTOBLUR built on Android 2.1, which syncs contacts, posts, messages, photos and much more in easy to manage streams ? from sources such as Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Gmail, work and personal e-mail. MOTOBLUR now allows for even greater customization, providing users more options to follow who and what really matters.
Contacts in MOTOBLUR are automatically synced to the phone from personal and work e-mail and social network accounts. MOTOBLUR will continue to provide convenience and peace of mind, as lost devices can be located from a secure personal information portal and even remotely erased if necessary. In addition, one user name and password brings back contacts, messages and connectivity to previously configured networks and e-mail providers.
Last, but not least, Moto Phone Portal enables you to access and manage your phone?s data from any browser through a USB or Wi-Fi connection. Edit content and view important phone information while at home or on-the-go. Leave pictures on a friend?s PC, share a video at the local Internet caf? or share a presentation during an important business meeting.
Additional features on Motorola CHARM include:
* Adobe Flash enabled Web browsing experience to view most of today?s content-rich sites * Full suite of Google services including: Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail and access to thousands of apps on Android Market * Pinch to zoom functionality and two-finger swipe to easily surf the Web and sort through photos
* Capture sharp photos with a 3MP camera and KODAK PERFECT TOUCH technology for better, brighter pictures * One-touch social media uploads to Facebook, MySpace, Picasa and PhotoBucket * CrystalTalk PLUS for enhanced audio and call quality with a second microphone for increased voice quality while filtering out background noise * Corporate email pushed immediately to the device for instant inbox updates.
Motorola Charm Tech Specs:
Memory: 2GB removable microSD card included Networks: WCDMA 1700/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900, HSDPA 3.6 Mbps (Category 5/6), EDGE Class 12, GPRS Class 12 Display: 2.8" touch QWERTY, 320 x 240 QVGA Connectivity: WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR, MicroUSB/USB 2.0, GPS Audio: 3.5mm headset jack OS: Android 2.1 Camera: 3 megapixel fixed focus, 24fps video capture Battery: 1170mAh Li Ion
Motorola CHARM with MOTOBLUR is expected to be available exclusively to T-Mobile USA customers this summer. For more information on Motorola CHARM with MOTOBLUR, please visit motorola