Design and innovation unite Motorola's announcements at 3GSM World Congress;
showcasing compelling mobile experiences
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 12 // -- 3GSM World Congress
2007 -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT), a global leader in wireless
communications, today delivered compelling mobile experiences with a portfolio
of devices and solutions that demonstrate the company's leadership in design,
music, media, high-speed performance, wireless broadband and connecting the
"What better place than 3GSM World Congress to show how Motorola's latest
products and services are making seamless mobility real?" said Ron Garriques,
president of Motorola Mobile Devices. "This year we'll be demonstrating
wickedly cool and compelling products that are making on the go and always-on
entertainment and communication a personal reality for everyone, as well as
the solutions and services which enable our customers to deliver them to their
Goodbye low bandwidth; HELLO mobile TV
Motorola has further defined its 'no compromise' commitment to quality
high-speed performance with a series of new HSDPA-enabled handsets.
The MOTORIZR(TM) Z8 provides quick downloads of streamed media via ultra-
fast HSDPA technology. With a multimedia feature set that includes a brilliant
16 million colour 35x50mm QVGA full screen display, MOTORIZR Z8 boasts
outstanding video quality playback with speeds of up to 30 frames per second.
The unprecedented entertainment experience is brought to life via a
partnership with BSkyB* which will users to access Sky's mobile content
services. As well as offering access to an on-demand library of updating
news, entertainment and sports, Sky's 'Anytime' application also provides an
access point to Sky's range of live mobile TV services. Anytime also allows
customers to use their mobile phone to programme their Sky+ boxes remotely.(1)
MOTORIZR Z8 features Motorola's first ever "kick slider", a graceful
mechanism that achieves a "fit-to-face" profile by gliding open in a curve to
match the contour of your face.
The new MOTOKRZR(TM) K3** is where Motorola style meets performance. The
handset features the beautiful MOTOKRZR design language, while providing a
full multimedia experience through HSDPA connectivity. The MOTOKRZR K3 is a
cool wireless high-speed multimedia handset, incorporating no compromise use
of colour, materials and finishes.
Goodbye Office; HELLO Liberated Lifestyle
Motorola has expanded its award-winning MOTOQ(TM) platform with the new
MOTO Q q9 and MOTO Q gsm -- two experience-optimized QWERTYs for HSDPA and
GSM/EDGE networks designed to. Delivering power, style and ease-of-use, with
features and functions uniquely their own, MOTO Q q9 and MOTO Q gsm continue
to evolve the mobile office experience and personalize productivity for users
MOTO Q q9 rounds out Motorola's HSDPA portfolio and sets a new standard
for smartphones, delivering power, richer messaging and multimedia experiences
and even better basics for consumers and professionals who want it all.
Operating on the new Windows Mobile 6 platform with Motorola's Good Mobile
Messaging technology, MOTO Q q9 provides easy and intuitive personal and
corporate email, as well as Windows Mobile "PlaysForSure" enabling
compatibility with hundreds of music and video stores worldwide.(1)
The second handset built on Motorola's SCPL platform, MOTO Q q9 is thin,
lightweight, and sophisticated with an ergonomically-optimized keyboard and
five-way navigation key to enable fast, no compromises text entry. MOTO Q q9
also boasts one of the world's smartest screen displays, automatically
adjusting to produce the best visual experience, indoor or out.
MOTO Q gsm retains all the productivity features and style of the original
CDMA-based MOTOQ while adding a few new twists. MOTO Q gsm features quad-band
GPRS and EDGE capabilities to deliver worldwide connectivity(2), Microsoft
Windows Mobile 6 software for flexibility and power, as well as a full suite
of multimedia and messaging options.
Goodbye isolation; HELLO Connectivity
Motorola was connecting the unconnected even before we were awarded the
GSM Association's Emerging Market Handset programmes in 2005 and 2006.
Together with the GSM Association (GSMA) and MTC Namibia, we're announcing
at 3GSM the first trial for wind and solar power systems to support the
African operator's remote GSM cell sites. Such systems provide an alternative
to the main grid electricity supply or diesel driven generators in remote
areas. The cell site will remain a part of MTC Namibia's current wireless
network and continue to carry the same levels of traffic.
Goodbye four walls; Hello super-fast wireless broadband
Motorola is delivering WiMAX today; infrastructure that delivers super-
fast wireless broadband. As well as offering compelling network economics,
Motorola WiMAX transforms services. And we're showing an impressive range of
engaging WiMAX experiences at 3GSM. These include: a look at the possibilities
presented by advanced interactive gaming; high quality, live video
conferencing between laptops and mobile devices; and true mobile WiMAX TV.
Extensive multimedia and content services also promise to captivate.
Goodbye Low Tier; HELLO MOTOMOBILE Experience
Motorola's mass market success is set to continue with the introduction of
an expanded MOTOMOBILE portfolio. The new portfolio will bring enhanced
features and a rich mobile experience to the next billion mobile users with
all the style and innovation of Motorola's higher-end devices.
The new MOTOMOBILE portfolio now includes features such as mega-pixel
camera, speakerphone, MP3 playback and video functionality, as well as
Motorola's CrystalTalk(TM) technology, making it easy to hold conversations in
The MOTOMOBILE line up includes Motorola's W510, offering the best in
design and value with uncompromised functionality. This stylish clamshell
features sleek MOTOKRZR inspired design and boasts a vibrant 262k colour TFT
Motorola also announced MOTOSLVR(TM) L9, merging powerful multimedia
features with Motorola's sleek MOTOSLVR form factor. MOTOSLVR L9 provides a
rich visual entertainment experience via its 2.0 mega-pixel camera and full
screen landscape playback as well as an integrated FM radio with a dedicated
Goodbye Boredom, Hello Music for the Masses
Motorola's music heritage continues to bring a rich mobile music
experience to consumers. As part of the portfolio, Motorola has announced
MOTORIZR Z6, a multimedia masterpiece with the latest music features and a
powerful digital imaging platform.
MOTORIZR Z6 is Motorola's first Linux-Java software based handset that
incorporates Windows Media technology allowing users to sync music to their
phone from over 200 music stores worldwide.(3)
The handset's dedicated music key, enhanced audio capabilities and
integrated music player, with support for multiple music formats, provides a
compelling music experience.
Cutting edge Bluetooth(R) enabled accessories for wireless music streaming
round out the music experience including the new Motorola Bluetooth Stereo
Active Headphones S9, which delivers a true hands-free music experience for
Motorola has also announced key alliances; including Warner Music Group,
which will create compelling mobile scenarios on mobile devices with products
such as MOTO EP (Experience Pack), a single download that contains a series of
music-based products that provide a rich multimedia experience.(1)
Goodbye street search; Hello mobile navigation
Motorola has taken Bluetooth wireless technology on the road with its new
Phone-based Navigation System T805 and T815 featuring MOTONAV. MOTONAV adds
turn-by-turn GPS navigation to compatible Bluetooth enabled handsets4
providing exact locations, on-screen maps and turn-by-turn spoken and visual
directions. The compact T805 and T815 GPS receivers fit easily in the user's
pocket and come complete with a car charger, phone holder and flexible
mounting options. The T805 comes with a 12-month MOTONAV national
subscription, while the T815 includes MOTONAV loaded on a memory card.
For more information on product availability and pricing please visit
http://www.motorola.com or contact your local Motorola representative.
To experience Motorola innovations first-hand, please visit Motorola at
booth 8A159, Hall 8 or go to www.motorola.com/events.
* Dependant on BSkyB service availability
** Product naming will be MOTOKRZR maxx K3 in Asia
Motorola is known around the world for innovation and leadership in
wireless and broadband communications. Inspired by our vision of seamless
mobility, the people of Motorola are committed to helping you connect simply
and seamlessly to the people, information, and entertainment that you want and
need. We do this by designing and delivering "must have" products, "must do"
experiences and powerful networks -- along with a full complement of support
services. A Fortune 100 company with global presence and impact, Motorola had
sales of US $42.9 billion in 2006. For more information about our company, our
people and our innovations, please visit www.motorola.com.
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