Briefs: Alltel launches two new Kyocera handsets

December 8, 2005

Alltel launched Thursday two new Kyocera mobile phones, one with an MP3 player, camera and Bluetooth.

The Little Rock, Ark.-based wireless carrier said the Kyocera Slider Remix KX5 will be available for $130, while the Japanese cell-phone manufacturer's Candid KX16 will be selling for $30.

"Music phones and Bluetooth are at the top of many holiday wish lists this year and with our popular sliding design, renowned ease of use and the most innovative features, Slider Remix is the perfect choice," Jim Kelly, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Kyocera Wireless, said in a news release. "The hands-free capability, digital music player and high-resolution camera will appeal to anyone on a gift list -- from a student or mother to a major techie."

Copyright 2005 by United Press International

Related Stories

Recommended for you

Short wavelength plasmons observed in nanotubes

July 28, 2015

The term "plasmons" might sound like something from the soon-to-be-released new Star Wars movie, but the effects of plasmons have been known about for centuries. Plasmons are collective oscillations of conduction electrons ...

'Expansion entropy': A new litmus test for chaos?

July 28, 2015

Can the flap of a butterfly's wings in Brazil set off a tornado in Texas? This intriguing hypothetical scenario, commonly called "the butterfly effect," has come to embody the popular conception of a chaotic system, in which ...

Sydney makes its mark with electronic paper traffic signs

July 28, 2015

Visionect, which is in the business of helping companies build electronic paper display products, announced that Sydney has launched e-paper traffic signs. The traffic signage integrates displays from US manufacturer E Ink ...

0 comments

Please sign in to add a comment. Registration is free, and takes less than a minute. Read more

Click here to reset your password.
Sign in to get notified via email when new comments are made.