Monday December 1, 2003
Siemens has added 4X zoom capability to its latest camera phone. The multimedia equipped ST55 includes 5-way joystick navigation, TFT 65,000 colour screen and "compose your own" polyphonic ringtones along with the inbuilt, zoom enabled, 120 x 160 pixel VGA camera.
Compact and lightweight at 98.5 x 47.2 x 21.6 mm and a weight of only 87 grams, the metallic finish ST55 also features an onboard memory (1.2 MB) to support an inbuilt photo album and business oriented functions include a detailed, 15 fields per entry address book, a fax mode, calendar and reminder functions and e-mail capability.
The ST55 has an RRP of AUD$819.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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