NTT Docomo announces eight Android devices in Japan
NTT Docomo today revealed its summer line-up of new mobile devices, and eight smartphones out of that line-up run Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread. These smartphones are from manufacturers like Samsung, Sony Ericsson, LG and more.
They come with Japan specific features like mobile-wallet (Osaifu-Keitai) and infrared-based data exchange. These Android devices will reach the stores starting sometime in early June.
Android Smartphones coming to NTT Docomo:
|AQUOS™ PHONE SH-12C||May 20||Android smartphone with 8.0-megapixel 3D twin cameras. LCD panel and image processor based on AQUOS technology for high-resolution images.|
|Optimus bright L-07C||Mid June||Equipped with a world’s brightest display. Body is 9.5 mm thin and weighs only 112 g. Interchangeable rear cover comes in 3 colors.|
|GALAXY S II SC-02C||Late June||Android smartphone with 4.3-inch SUPER AMOLED Plus display. Powerful 1.2 GHz dual-core CPU enables fast app launches and stable video.|
|MEDIAS WP N-06C||June or July||Waterproof Android smartphone in world’ first 7.9-mm body. Mobile wallet, infrared-based data exchange and one-seg TV. Premium model designed with appliance brand amadana.|
|Xperia™ acro SO-02C||June or July||Android smartphone with mobile wallet, infrared -based data exchange and one-seg TV features. 4.2-inch “Reality Display” delivers brilliant, crystal-clear images.|
|F-12C||July or August||Android smartphone features Bright Color Liquid Display and voice-enhancement capability for extra-clear audio. Designed in collaboration with luxury luggage brand Globe-Trotter.|
|P-07C||July or August||Stylishly beautiful Android smartphone with 4.3-inch touchscreen. Screen position of keypad and touch-speed selector can be customized for easy one-hand operation.|
|AQUOS PHONE™ f SH-13C||July or August||First smartphone capable of wireless charging*** merely by placement on top of a pad. Compact body is both dustproof and waterproof.|