The BenQ-Siemens has officially launched BenQ EF71 music mobile phone, also known as BenQ-Siemens Q-Fi EF71, in India which features 2.2 inch 256K colors TFT display, 2.0 megapixel camera, MP3 media player, integrated FM radio tuner and Bluetooth wireless connection.
One of the first mobile phones within BenQ-Siemens ‘Q-Fi’ range of music devices – the BenQ EF71 also known as BenQ-Siemens Q-Fi EF71 is a triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz network ready handset has clamshell style design making it a fully-featured music phone with exceptionally stylish looks with its timelessly and high-quality aluminum surface.
Once flipped open, the BenQ EF71 mobile phone features a flat, ergonomically shaped keypad and a large 2.2-inch (34 x 45 mm) 176 x 220 pixels resolution, 256K colors TFT display coupled with a small 128 x 64 pixels OLED secondary mono display on external side of the handset used when the handset is closed further.
Equipped with 24-MB internal memory, BenQ EF71 also offers microSD memory card slot for expandable memory storage of upto 2-GB space. The mobile phone has 500 entries phonebook with Photo caller ID feature and allows upto 100 dialed, 100 received, 100 missed calls records.
BenQ Siemens Q-fi EF71 has integrated 2.0 megapixel camera with 3x linear zoom and camcorder function lets you capture exciting moments spontaneously as photos or video in MPEG4 format with sound. The 30 fps (frames per second) camcorder function ensures high-quality video recording and playback.
The BenQ Q-fi EF71 can even double as a webcam if connected with a computer via a USB cable and it can be recharged via a USB cable by a laptop while on the move.
BenQ EF71 mobile phone also features integrated MP3 Media player which supports most of the popular music file formats such as MP3, AAC, AAC+, AMR, windows WMA. In addition, the phone also sports integrated FM radio tuner.
Equipped with a 10-band graphic equaliser hooked up to a pair of built-in 3D surround-sound speakers and fed by the companyï¿½s own music playback applications it lets you customize your music and allow users share their music with friends while on the go in fine quality.
BenQ Siemens Q-fi EF71 mobile phone feature easy-to-use music entertainment with easy access to music functions and a plug and play, all-in-one solution for mobile music lovers.
BenQ EF71 also sports an integrated FM transmitter that allows wirelessly broadcast music payed to a compatible home audio system or car stereo. For easy access to music functions, dedicated music keys are integrated seamlessly into the surface while enhancing the appearance of the device.
Supporting Polyphonic (64 channels) ringtones along with MP3 ringtones, the BenQ EF71 for data connecivity offers GPRS Class 10 with upto 48 kbps speed and Bluetooth v1.2 wireless data connection. For wired connection it offers MiniUSB v1.3 port with upto 12mbps transfer speed.
Other features of BenQ EF71 includes SMS text, MMS, EMS, Instant Messaging applications, Java MIDP 2.0, WAP 2.0 browser with xHTML and HTML support and it sports handsgree Speaker Phone.
Weighing just about 100 gms, the BenQ-Siemens EF71 is equipped with Li-Ion 750 mAh battery which offers upto 3 hrs of talk time with full charge.
The EF71 measures 9 x 4.7 x 1.9cm and weighs just about 100g. It ships with a 750mAh battery which when charged provides up to three hoursï¿½ talk time and up to 225 hours operation in stand-by mode.
BenQ EF71 Mobile Phone Features
- Triband: GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz
- 2.2-inch (34 x 45 mm) 176 x 220 pixels, 256K colors TFT display
- 128 x 64 pixels OLED Second external mono display
- 24-MB internal memory, microSD expandable memory card slot
- 500 entries phonebook, Photo caller ID, 100 dialed, 100 received, 100 missed calls record
- 2.0 Megapixel digital camera, 3x digital zoom, 1600 x 1200 pixels still image resolution
- MPEG4 video capture with 3x zoom, full screen video playback
- MP3 Media player, Supports MP3, AAC, AAC+, AMR, WMA formats
- FM stereo Radio with Radio Data System (RDS)
- Works as webcam when connected to a PC via USB
- Ringtones: Polyphonic (64 channels), MP3 ringtones
- GPRS Class 10, upto 48 kbps speed
- Bluetooth v1.2 connection
- MiniUSB v1.3 port, upto 12mbps
- SMS text, MMS, EMS, Instant Messaging
- Java MIDP 2.0 downloadable
- WAP 2.0 browser, xHTML support
- Hands Free Speaker Phone
- Li-Ion 750 mAh battery
Talk time: upto 3 hrs
Stand-by: upto 225 hrs
- Dimensions: 90 x 47 x 18.5 mm
- Weight: 100 gms
The BenQ EF71 (BenQ-Siemens EF71) in color ‘Stellar Aluminum’ is available in India for Rs. 12,995 with one year warranty along with stereo headset. Visit www.benq.com for more details.