Press Releases 2007

New Mobile Handset Lineup for Winter 2007

Models and main features

Model Main features Release schedule
(by Sharp)
‘AQUOS Mobile’s slimmest-ever model at approximately 18 mm mounted with Japan’s largest*1 3.2-inch full wide VGA LCD. SoftBank’s 4th generation AQUOS Mobile offering One Seg on a 16:9 full widescreen. The first-ever AQUOS Mobile supporting international roaming. Mid Nov.
(by Samsung Electronics)
Can be called a digital camera in itself, mounted with a 5-megapixel 3x optical zoom camera with a xenon flash and face recognition auto focus functionalities. Equipped with an organic EL display that shows photos clearly even when outdoor. Late Dec.
(by Toshiba)
Equipped with a 3-inch wide VGA LCD ‘Clear Screen’ allowing comfortable One Seg viewing even when outdoor. Mounted with 1GB memory and a One Seg timer recording function*2 that readily allows recording of One Seg programs anytime. Mid Dec.
(by Panasonic Mobile Communications)
Easy-to-use one-push open function, mounted with a 2.8-inch wide QVGA LCD. Equiped with ‘WaveTileKey®,’ a keypad with raised buttons that allows extremely comfortable text entry. Mid Nov.
(by Panasonic Mobile Communications)
Full mirror style with a mirror panel that reflects subtly changing colors from different view angles. Slim, easy-to-open and stylish one hand operability through the adoption of the ‘One-Push Open’ function. Mid Nov.
(by Sharp)
Made of a high-quality stainless-steel material trimmed into a no-nonsense form maximizing the metallic texture, available in eight color varieties. A premium model with a slim body of approximately 13.4 mm mounted with One Seg. Early Dec.
(by Sharp)
World-slimmest*3 One Seg compatible handset of approximately 12.9 mm. A beautifully-designed premium model of high-quality stainless-steel in a hairline trimmed design. Early Dec.
(by Sharp)
AQUOS Mobile’s lightest-ever model at approximately 120g. Approximately 18 mm slim body mounted with a 3-inch wide QVGA LCD that allows comfortable viewing of One Seg programs. Mid Dec.
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(by Sharp)
‘CHAR AZNABLE’S CUSTOM Mobile’ featuring ‘CHAR AZNABLE’, a popular character of ‘Mobile Suit Gundam’, in its’ design. A battery charger cradle in the shape of MS-06S ZAKU II’s head is included. Early Dec.
(by Sharp)
Even more friendly-to-use model of GENT, which has been well accepted for its easy-to-read big letters and easy-to-understand simple menu screen. Mid Dec.
(by Sharp)
Four additional color variations of 812SH, the mobile phone industry's first*4 model with twenty color variations through collaboration with PANTONE, Inc. Mid Dec.
  • *1 As of 22 October, 2007 among mobile handsets sold in Japan (according to ROA Group).
  • *2 Background recording is not available.
  • *3 As of 22 October, 2007 among One Seg compatible handsets (according to ROA Group).
  • *4 As of 8 February, 2007 (according to SBM).
  • *AQUOS Mobile is a registered trademark or trademark of Sharp Corporation.
  • *PANTONE Colors displayed here may not match PANTONE-identified standards. Consult current PANTONE Color Publications for accurate color.
  • *PANTONE, the PANTONE Chip Design and Hexachrome are trademarks of Pantone, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. © Pantone, Inc., 2007. All rights reserved.
  • The information is true and accurate at the time of publication.
    Price, specification, contact and other information of products and service may be subjected to change. The information contains certain forward-looking statements that are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements.