The FINANCIAL — Vodafone’s most affordable mobile phone ever, and Vodafone’s first own branded consumer GPS mobile phone will launch in the coming months, as part of a range of well designed, stylish and great value Vodafone branded handsets.
The Vodafone 835 is Vodafone’s first consumer 3G mobile phone with built-in GPS made specifically for the Vodafone Find and Go navigation application and the extensive range of Vodafone’s mobile internet services. The mobile is a slim candy style available in a premium silver metal finish with a 2.4 inch colour display, suitable for email and mobile browsing. Key features include embedded Vodafone Music and Google Maps, support for email, MMS, Vodafone Messenger for instant messaging, 2MP camera, a second camera for video calls, BlueTooth, FM radio, and a slot for extra memory. The Vodafone 835 will be available across Europe from spring on contract.
Also joining the range are the Vodafone 735 and Vodafone 736
The Vodafone 736 is a compact, affordable and stylish slider mobile with a 2 inch colour display suitable for email and mobile internet, and comes complete with Google Maps, Vodafone Music and Vodafone Messenger. It also has a 2MP camera, BlueTooth, FM radio, and a slot for extra memory. The Vodafone 735 is a candy bar version of the mobile. The Vodafone 736 will be available in rose, white and silver, while the Vodafone 735 will come in black, and be available in Europe from the spring on pre-pay.
The Vodafone 135 is a candy bar style mobile designed to make mobile communications affordable in developing markets thanks to a short two line black and white display suitable for calls and texts. Its design makes it the most affordable phone of its kind on the market. It will be available in the summer in black in developing markets on pre-pay.
The Vodafone 235 is a candy bar style 2G mobile with a 1.5 inch colour display and FM radio, suitable for calls and texts. Other features include a vibrating alert, alarm clock, a speakerphone and headset jack, polyphonic ring tone functionality and games. The phone will be available in black from the spring, mainly in developing markets.