Asus has announced Asus P526 PDA Mobile Phone which is a quad-band GSM Candybar style mobile handset which features 65K colors CSTN Touchscreen dislay and sports 2.0 Megapixel digital camera, integrated MP3 media player, microSD expandable memory, and GPS receiver/catcher.
Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz network ready Asus P526 PDA mobile phone has 2.6-inch, 65,000 Colors TFT Touchscreen display having 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution and it combines the features of a cell phone, navigator and PDA.
Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Professional powered Asus P526 PDA mobile phone is equipped with TI OMAPTM 850 (200MHz) Processor with 128 MB Flash Memory and 64 MB SDRAM and handset also offers MicroSD/MMC Slot for expandable memory of upto 1-GB capacity allowing upto 1000 number phonebook and 20 received, 20 dialed and 20 missed calls records.
Weighing about 115 gms, the new Asus 526 PDA mobile phone offers host of connectivity options which includes GPRS Class 10 with upto 48 kbps speed, EDGE, Bluetooth v1.2, and a standard Infrared port for wireless connectivity. Asus P526 handset also sports USB v1.1 port for wired connectivity to PC.
The Silver color Asus P526 PDA mobile phone is equipped with integrated 2 Megapixel digital camera with autofocus feature offering upto 1600 x 1200 pixels still picture resolution.
In addition, the Asus P526 PDA mobilephone also sports Windows Media Player v10 which supports most of the popular audio file formats including MP3, AAC, AAC+, and WMA file formats.
Asus P526 mobile phone supports 128 Polyphonic MIDI ringtones supporting MIDI, MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC, AAC+, AMR and many other music formats
Windows Mobile powered Asus P526 also offers Video Recording and Playback supporting MPEG4 and H.263 video formats in full 30 fps.
With built-in Windows Live functions, Asus P526 PDA mobile phone allows access to Hotmail, MSN, Spaces and Web Search enabling users to keep in touch with their friends.
GPS Receiver/Catcher : The GPS navigation with GPS catcher function in Asus P526 allows users to find their location accurately across the world, allowing them to rapidly navigate to their destination.
Asus P526 PDA mobilephone runs on Windows Mobile 6 Professional operating system which allows synchronization of emails, allows Word and Excel documents creation and editing and also allows Powerpoint slides viewing. In addition, a unique ‘Newstation’ feature allows users to receive the latest news and information via RSS syndication.
The Asus P526 Mobile Phone also offers ‘Business Card Recognition’ feature that allows easy capturing the business card details without requiring to physically enter the same data into the contacts.
Other features of Asus P526 Mobile Phone inclides utilities such as World time, Calendar, Calculator, File Explorer, Notes, voice memo, Voice Recognition/Commander and applications such as Remote Presenter, Business Card Recognition, Meeting Time Planner Newstation, ASUS Zip, and GPS Receiver/Catcher.
Asus P526 mobilephone becomes USB Pen drive with the easy connectivity without needing any special software and using the data cable, supplied free with the handset, transfering the contents to and from handset gets fast and easy.
Available in Metallic black and grey, the Asus P526 mobile phone comes with 1300mAh Li-lon battery which offers 4 – 5 hours of talk time on full charge and upto 200 hrs of standby time.
Asus P526 Mobile Phone Features
- quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 2.6-inch, 65,000 Colors TFT Touchscreen display, 240 x 320 pixels resolution
- TI OMAPTM 850 (200MHz) Processor
- Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Professional
- 128 MB Flash Memory, 64 MB SDRAM, MicroSD/MMC Slot (upto 1-GB)
- 1000 number phonebook, 20 received, 20 dialed and 20 missed calls records
- GPRS Class 10, upto 48 kbps
- Bluetooth v1.2
- USB v1.1 port
- Infrared port
- 2 Megapixel digital camera with autofocus, 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution
- Windows Media Player v10, Supports MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, and WAV
- Video Recording and Playback in MPEG4, H.263 formats
- GPS Receiver with SiRF Star3 Chipset
- MS Office support, IE, Word (editor), Excel (editor), and Power Point (viewer)
- Utilities: World time, Calendar, Calculator, File Explorer, Notes, voice memo
- Voice Recognition/Commander
- Applications: Remote Presenter, Business Card Recognition, Meeting Time Planner Newstation, ASUS Zip, GPS Catcher
- Ringtones – Polyphonic (128 channels), supports MIDI, MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC, AAC+, AMR and many other music formats
- SMS, MMS, Email, MSN IM
- HTTP and WAP v2.0 Browser
- Handsfree Speakerphone
- Li-ion 1300 mAh Standard Battery
Talk time: 4 – 5 hrs
Standby time: 200 Hrs
- Dimensions – 110 x 58 x 15.4 mm
- Weight: 115 gms
Windows Mobile 6 powered Asus P526 mobile phone with GPS receiver and 2 Megapixel camera is available for Rs. 16,999/- (plus taxes) with one year standard warranty. Visit www.asus.com for more details.