Verizon Voyager: The Apple Iphone Killer?
Verizon Wireless on Wednesday have actually offered four hot brand new mobile phones for the 2007 holiday season, in ther earnest chances that one of the 4 is actually desirable good enough to move the attention off of Apple’s iPhone.
The Verizon Voyager, created through LG sporting activities a big external touch monitor as well as opens up to unveil a keypad.
Bring in the absolute most attention about the Voyager, is actually that it resembles the apple iphone in many specific ways. The Voyager is geared up an exterior touch screen that slides available to unveil a complete QWERTY keyboard. This provides users a choice on just how they access the phone’s functions, baseding upon Verizon Wireless.
The key-board is actually one perk the Voyager has more than the apple iphone’s touch-screen-only design. Moreover, Verizon Wireless’ possesses a prompt 3G data system that the Voyager will definitely use to access the Net. The apple iphone doesn’t work with 3G innovation. Rather, it makes use of AT&T Upper hand data network, slower substitute.
The Faster way Menu images that display on the Voyager’s contact display screen as well as the various other set of icons at the end of the screen bear a surprising likeness to the apple iphone.
The Voyager additionally possesses an assortment of mixeds media capabilities that include an HTML Web internet browser; Verizon Wireless’ V Cast mobile phone TELEVISION, video clip, and the URGE popular music solution; MP3 playback capability, as well as WMA, as well as AAC files.
For even more media and documents storing, the Voyager possesses a completely removable MicroSD memory slot that can stand up to 8 Gbytes of memory.
“The Apple iPhone trembled traits up. If you appear very closely at the iPhone, this’s just an ordinary phone in a remarkable package,” explained Jeff Kagan, a wireless and also telecom market analyst.
“That’s what this Verizon Wireless phone is actually performing. That is actually competing with the apple iphone in this particular section of the cellular phone industry. It is actually Verizon’s response to AT&T’s and also Apple’s apple iphone. I totally expect Sprint, T-Mobile, and also an assortment of other carriers– large and also little– to come out along with their variation.”
Verizon Wireless’ period lineup likewise features the Venus by LG, the Juke by Samsung, and also the BlackBerry Gem 8130 by Study Moving.
Verizon Wireless possesses not yet allow the acquiring public know when the Voyager will definitely be available for, but industry analysts are anticipating the Voyager to become forthcoming prior to Thanksgiving holiday.