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KYOCERA Announces the Release of the WX330K, a Slim PHS Phone with New Functions to Enhance User Comfort
High-Quality Design Featuring a Simple, Beautiful Outline
January 21, 2008(This document was translated from the Japanese press release.)
Kyocera Corporation (President: Makoto Kawamura) is pleased to announce that it will release the WX330K, a slim 15.6-mm-thick PHS phone for WILLCOM, featuring a beautiful high-quality design. The WX330K is scheduled to be released through WILLCOM sales channels at the beginning of March, 2008.
The WX330K features a simple and beautiful outline. The antenna is incorporated in the main body, allowing the handset to have a sharp contour. The model is finished with different textures that have been specially created for each color to enhance the high-quality feeling of each of the handsets. In addition to the design, the WX330K also boasts a wide array of functions. It supports Decorative Mail, it incorporates infrared communication, and it supports the use of external memory. The WX330K is available in three colors, each named after a jewel: Onyx Black, Pearl White, and Tourmaline Pink.
WX330K: (From left) Onyx Black (K), Pearl White (W), and Tourmaline Pink (P)
|Color of main body||Onyx Black (K), Pearl White (W), and Tourmaline Pink (P)|
|Release date||Beginning of March, 2008|
|Price Open Price||Sales company WILLCOM, Inc.|
|Main body, battery cover, AC adapter (AD330K), desktop holder (CH330K), lithium ion battery (LD330K), USB cable, CD-ROM, easy manual, and instruction manual (warranty)|
|1.||Design with a high-quality feeling
The slim, 15.6 mm-thick body of the WX330K incorporates an antenna. While its outline is simple, the model is finished with close attention to the details of high-quality design. For example, it comes with different textures, each optimized the main body color which adds a touch of class to the design of each handset. The shiny quality is created by the glittery surface for the Onyx Black and Pearl White, and by the pearl-like coating for the Tourmaline Pink. The handsets are also individualized through the use of different colors for the metallic parts - silver for the Pearl White, brown for the Onyx Black, and gold for the Tourmaline Pink.
|2.||User friendly new functions|
|2)|| Infrared data communication (IrSimple)
This function enables users to easily exchange telephone numbers, addresses and other types of data with mobile phones and PHS phones that support infrared data communication. In addition, the WX330K is compatible with the IrSimple high-speed communication standard, which ensures the smooth, quick transfer of data.
The WX330K is compatible with microSD cards with a capacity of up to 2GB, which permits the user to save images, and to backup the address book and e-mail messages.
|3.||Enhanced basic functions|
|1)||Easy-to-press frameless keys|
|2)||Hardened glass used for the main 2.4-inch display|
|3)||Support for the Opera browser version 7.2EX|
|4)||Support for Java|
|5)||Equipped with a 1.3 mega pixel mobile camera|
|6)||Support for Light Mail Animation pictographs|
|Dimensions (mm) W x H x D||Approx. 50 x 103.5 x 15.6 (at the thinnest point when the handset is folded)|
|Weight||Approx. 112 g (including batteries)|
|Continuous standby time
Continuous call duration
|Approx. 580 hours*2
Approx. 7.5 hours*2
|Charge time||Approx. 3 hours (using the desktop holder for charging)|
|Main display||2.4 inch QVGA (240 x 320 dots)|
|Subordinate display||74 x 14 dots, monochrome|
|Camera||Approx. 1.3 mega pixel CMOS camera|
|Capacity of data folder||Approx. 14MB|
|e-mail storage capacity||Approx. 4MB (when saved in the memory of the main body)|
|USB port||Micro-B type|
|Supported operating systems||Windows Vista/XP/2000/Mac OS (only on models with the Japanese version pre-installed)*3|
*3 Windows Vista (64-bit editions) and Windows XP (64-bit editions, MC edition) are not supported.
*Opera is a trademark or registered trademark of Opera Software ASA. *Windows is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries. *Other listed company names, system names, and product names are general trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective manufacturers The ® mark and T indications are not used in this document. *The specifications and the exterior are subject to change without notice.