First High-Speed Smartphone Compatible with SoftBank 4G Service“STREAM SoftBank 201HW”
Tokyo, October 9, 2012: HUAWEI Technologies Japan K.K., a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider (hereafter referred to as HUAWEI Japan), will launch its first high-speed smartphone “STREAM SoftBank 201HW” on October 10, compatible with the next generation high-speed communication “SoftBank 4G Service” with a maximum downstream speed of 76 Mbps*1 for SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. (hereafter referred to as SoftBank). The model is Japan’s first smartphone compatible with the next generation high-speed communication “SoftBank 4G Service”.
The concept of “STREAM SoftBank 201HW” is “high-speed.” With the next-generation high-speed communication “SoftBank 4G Service” , downloading large data is possible at high-speed. A high-speed phone activation is available, in 5-seconds from when the device is turned on.
Its approximately 8 million-pixel high-function camera comes with a ‘high-speed continuous photo shooting function’ that allows 10 photos in 1.8 seconds, and you will never miss photo opportunities of fast-moving objects like fireworks or at athletic events. A back-side illumination method CMOS sensor and noise reduction technology will enable you to take beautiful photos even in dark environments.
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1.Compatible with high-speed communication at 76 Mbps*1, with a ‘high-speed’ camera that allows 10 photos in 1.8 seconds
Compatible with the next-generation high-speed communication “SoftBank 4G Service” with maximum downstream speed of 76 Mbps. Downloading large data such as video viewing and usage of storage services are possible at high-speed. Its approximately 8 million-pixel high-function camera comes with a high-speed continuous photo shooting function that allows 10 photos in 1.8 seconds, a back-side illumination method CMOS sensor, and noise reduction technology. The 1.5 GHz Dual-Core CPU realizes an unparalleled processing ability. The 5-second phone activation when the device is turned off allows for a smooth experience when launching multiple apps. The smartphone employs a “high-sensitivity touch panel” that reacts immediately when the screen is touched. It is, customised with high-speed functions for every possible scene.
2.Large capacity 1930 mAh battery, compatible to “Platinum Band,” high-connectivity with multiple built-in antennas
The device comes with a large-capacity, 1930 mAh battery and power-saving technology. The next-generation high-speed communication “SoftBank 4G Service” can be used for many hours without worrying about the battery. Compatibility with “Platinum Band (900 MHz)” realized a higher connectivity. Its “Diversity Antenna” allows service reception on multiple antennas and the unique “Dynamic Signal Control,” which quickly searches for a network, allows for a swift connection even when the reception is unstable such as when on a train or when travelling by car, also reducing unnecessary battery loss.
3.The body comes with a chic, streamlined design with enhanced functions
The body with its streamlined and chic design comes equipped with a large, 4.3 inch Super AMOLED display which allows users to view pictures and video clearly on the large screen – even in bright outdoor situations. It also comes with various functions to support input and smooth, swift sentence conversions such as Japanese input interface “FSKAREN,” “One-Touch Conversion” which allows input with less key operations, and “AI Prediction Conversion.” Also compatible with DLNA, it can interconnect with other DLNA compatible devices. It comes with full basic functions such as Bluetooth® and global-compatible Keitai, GPS and emergency breaking news (emergency notification) email.
*1 The maximum communication speed will vary depending on usage area. The best-effort method being used may reduce the communication speed depending on line congestion or communication environment, and may not allow communication.
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