Asus has announced Asus M930 Communicator Mobile Phone which is a tri-band GSM Calm Shell style mobile handset featuring full QWERTY keyboard and an ultra-wide 2.6-inch internal WQVGA display and sports 2.0 Megapixel digital camera along with VGA resolution secondary camera for video chat, integrated MP3 media player, microSD expandable memory, WiFi 802.11b/g wireless connection, and Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP wireless connection.
Tri-band GSM 900/1800/1900 MHz network ready, 3G HSDPA and UMTS 2100 MHz network ready Asus M930 Communicator mobile phone is powered by 450 Mhz TI’s OMAP 2431 CPU and has a 2.0-inch, 65K colors QVGA TFT external display having 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution and 2.6-inxh 65K colors WQVGA TFT internal display having 400 x 240 pixels resolution.
The extended WQVGA landscape display, allows day-to-day content browsing, reading and writing documents and messages much easier on the eye.
Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Standard powered Asus M930 communicator mobile phone is equipped with 256-MB NAND Flash Memory and 64 MB SDRAM and handset also offers MicroSD/MMC Slot for expandable memory of upto 1-GB capacity allowing unlimited number phonebook and 20 received, 20 dialed and 20 missed calls records.
Asus M930 sports ergonomic free-stop flipping hinge â€“ allowing effortless adjustments to any angle and position that users prefer. With a compact and slim side profile, the Asus M930 communicator mobile phone offers a multimedia center when open, and a complete mobilephone while closed.
The keyboard layout of the Asus M930 phone is just like a laptop which makes operations more convenient. In addition, it offers ActiveSync technology which allows seamless transfer of data from the Communicator smartphone to the any server.
Weighing about 158 gms, the new Asus M930 Communicator mobile phone offers host of connectivity options which includes GPRS Class 10 with upto 48 kbps speed, EDGE Class 32 with upto 296 kbps speed, 3G HSDPA with upto 3.6 Mbps connection, WLAN 802.11b/g Wireless WiFi Connection, and Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP. The Asus M930 handset also sports USB v2.0 miniUSB port for wired connectivity to PC.
The wireless Bluetooth v2.0 connection with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) feature offered by Asus M930 mobilephone allows listening to music on bluetooth compatible headset absolutely wire-free and in full stereo.
The Asus M930 communicator smartphone offers full 3.5G connectivity and users can also use phone as a 3.5G modem with Quick Modem Setting and connect to the Internet in absence of Wi-Fi coverage. Faster downloads of big files like videos and MP3s are ensured with 3.5G high speed data transfers. While the plug and play auto network configuration allows users to simply plug in a SIM card and have a complete Internet setting done automatically.
The new Asus M930 Communicator mobilephone comes with Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Standard Direct Push Email technology allowing to keep always up to date with e-mails, calendar appointments, and contacts. Push Email feature allows automatic download of new messages no sooner they arrive in mail server inbox.
The Silver/Black color Asus M930 mobile phone is equipped with integrated 2.0 Megapixel digital camera with autofocus offering upto 1600 x 1200 pixels still image resolution. The communicator also sports 0.3 Megapixel VGA resolution secondary camera for Video telephony.
In addition, the Asus M930 mobilephone also sports Windows Media Player v.10 which supports most of the popular audio file formats including MP3, AAC, AAC+, and WMA file formats.
Windows Mobile powered Asus M930 also offers Video Recording and Playback supporting MPEG4 and H.263 video formats in 15 fps.
With built-in Windows Live functions, Asus M930 Communicator mobile phone allows access to Hotmail, MSN, Spaces and Web Search enabling users to keep in touch with their friends.
The Asus M930 mobilephone runs on Windows Mobile 6 Standard 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 â€˜Newstationâ€™ feature allows users to receive the latest news and information via RSS syndication.
ASUS M930 mobilephone has many proprietary user-friendly software viz Secret Folder, through which the user can encrypt and protect sensitive personal or business information from prying eyes.
Underlying the Asus M930 mobile phoneâ€™s many features, is the Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Standard operating system, the leading mobile platform with plenty of support and software available, full suite of multimedia playback functionality, and most importantly, the support of NAND flash memory which allows data stored in the M930 stored even if the power is lost.
In addition, with ActiveSync, easy transfers of data from the smart phone to a server can be established, while access to MSN and the new personal Windows Live Spaces can keep users in touch with their contacts virtually anytime, anywhere. The full QWERTY keyboard makes it a more familiar environment to type â€“ allowing users to input messages faster and easier.
Other features of Asus M930 Mobile Phone inclides MS Office support allowing IE, Word (editor), Excel (editor), and Power Point (viewer), utilities like World time, Calendar, Calculator, File Explorer, Notes, voice memo, Voice Recognition/Commander and several applications including Tasks, Calendar, Voice Notes, Alarm, Clock, Calculator, File Explorer. Business tools includes iCam, ClearVue Document Viewer, and Remote Presenter.
Asus M930 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 M930 mobile phone comes with 1100mAh Li-lon battery which offers 4 – 5 hours of talk time on full charge and upto 200 hrs of standby time.
Asus M930 Smart Phone Features
- Tri-band GSM 900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G HSDPA 3.6 Mbps
- UMTS 2100
- External Display – 2.0-inch, 65K, 240 x 320 pixels QVGA TFT LCD
- Internal Display – 2.6-inch, 65K, 400 x 240 pixels WQVGA TFT LCD
- TI OMAP 2431 Processor, 450 MHz
- Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Standard
- 256 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
- EDGE Class 32, 296 kbps
- 3G HSDPA 3.6 Mbps
- WLAN 802.11b/g Wireless WiFi LAN Connection
- Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP
- USB v2.0 miniUSB port
- 2.0 Megapixel digital camera with autofocus, 1600 x 1200 pixels still image resolution
- 0.3 Megapixel VGA resolution secondary camera for Video telephony
- Windows Media Player v10, Supports MP3, AAC, AAC+, and WMA
- Video Recording and Playback in MPEG4, H.263 formats, 15 fps
- 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: Tasks, Calendar, Voice Notes, Alarm, Clock, Calculator, File Explorer
- Business Tools: iCam, ClearVue Document Viewer, Remote Presenter
- Ringtones – Polyphonic (128 channels), Midi, MP3, WMA, and WAV
- SMS, MMS, Email, MSN IM, Push Email
- HTTP and WAP v1.2/v2.0 Browser
- Handsfree Speakerphone
- Li-ion 1100 mAh Standard Battery
Talk time: 4 – 5 hrs
Standby time: 200 Hrs
- Dimensions – 113 x 54 x 18.7 mm
- Weight: 158 gms
Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Standard powered Asus M930 communicator smartphone with WiFi 802.11b/g wireless LAN connection and full 3G functionality is available for Rs. 27,900/- (plus taxes) with one year standard warranty. Visit www.asus.com for more details.