December 20, 2000 in Social Responsibility News

SAMSUNG Launches PDA phone

SEOUL, Korea - December 20, 2000 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Today unveiled its PDA phone, a product that converges PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) functions with mobile phone.

The PDA phone is the smallest and thinnest such phone developed by Samsung. In addition, it is the first in the industry to utilize the Wide 4 Gray Graphic LCD (120X240 dots) which provides better picture quality.

Samsungs latest mobile phone was designed with the users convenience in mind. A large flip type touch screen allows users to easily type in text messages and send these messages with image files via the touch mail function.

In addition, the PDA phone is available with flash memory capacity of 8MB allowing multiple users to play internet game simultaneously. Moreover, it has various PDA capabilities that allows the users to manage personal data through scheduling, telephone directory and note-taking functions.

The PDA phone allows users to download data including image files from PC and vice versa with connecting cables.
The PDA phone is an addition to Samsungs line-up of multi-function phones which included Watch Phone, MP3 Phone, TV Phone and Camera Phone.

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