Verizon Voyager: The Iphone Killer?
Verizon Wireless on Wednesday have presented four very hot brand new cellphones for the 2007 holiday season, in ther truthful hopes that a person of the 4 is actually desirable enough to change the focus off of Apple’s apple iphone.
The Verizon Voyager, made by LG sports a sizable outside touch monitor and also opens up to reveal a keyboard.
Bring in the absolute most attention about the Voyager, is that this appears like the apple iphone in numerous specific ways. The Voyager is actually outfitted an exterior touch display screen that moves ready for unveil a full QWERTY keypad. This gives individuals a selection on just how they access the phone’s components, baseding on Verizon Wireless.
The key-board is one conveniences the Voyager has over the apple iphone’s touch-screen-only layout. Furthermore, Verizon Wireless’ has a prompt 3G information system that the Voyager will definitely use to access the Net. The apple iphone doesn’t utilize 3G modern technology. Instead, it utilizes AT&T Edge data system, slower alternative.
The Shortcut Menu icons that display on the Voyager’s contact display screen as well as the other collection from symbols at the bottom of the display bear an amazing likeness to the apple iphone.
The Voyager also has an array from interactives media capabilities that include an HTML Web web browser; Verizon Wireless’ V Cast mobile phone TV, video clip, and the URGE popular music service; MP3 playback capacity, and also WMA, and AAC data.
For even more media and also report storage, the Voyager has a removable MicroSD mind port that could delay to 8 Gbytes from mind.
“The Apple apple iphone trembled points up. If you appear carefully at the apple iphone, it is actually simply an average phone in an extraordinary package deal,” stated Jeff Kagan, a cordless and telecommunications business analyst.
“That’s just what this Verizon Wireless phone is carrying out. That is competing with the iPhone in this sector of the cellphone market. It is actually Verizon’s response to AT&T’s and also Apple’s apple iphone. I completely anticipate Sprint, T-Mobile, and also a variety of various other providers– sizable and also small– to follow out with their model.”
Verizon Wireless’ season lineup also includes the Venus by LG, the Juke by Samsung, and the BlackBerry Pearl 8130 by Investigation Moving.
Verizon Wireless has not however permit the acquiring social understand when the Voyager will be offered for, however sector professionals are actually expecting the Voyager to become in stores before Thanksgiving.