NTT DoCoMo to Launch N700i and P700i 3G FOMA Handsets

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TOKYO, JAPAN, March 7, 2005 --- NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries today announced the launch of the N700i and P700i, the last two handsets in the new 3G FOMA® 700i series, through DoCoMo sales channels nationwide on March 11.

N700i

The N700i comes in three stylish body colors, which can be combined with any of ten snap-on Style Plus™ custom jackets for a total of 33 color combinations. Both the handset body and custom jackets have antibacterial surfaces.

Users can enjoy Decoration Videophone™, which enables hearts and other pictographs to overlay the caller's image and move in sync with the caller's face. Petit Message™ enables text to overlay the caller's image for even more expressive videophone communication. Visual Check™ enables the caller to temporarily substitute an image in place of their actual face when receiving a video call, perhaps to double-check their appearance before switching to live video.

The N700i is the first FOMA handset to be preinstalled with Disney characters for use with standby screens, incoming/outgoing calls, mail, etc.

P700i

The P700i, the lightest FOMA handset available, features an expansive 2.2" QVGA LCD screen and high-performance 1.25-megapixel camera.

The body is stylishly texturized and color choices are thoughtfully matched to preinstalled icon-based menus and standby screens.

With one push of a button, the phone flips open and the user can start talking. The Kirari-mail® LED lights up when the user receives or opens i-mode® mails containing dedicated emoticons.

Like other models in the 700i series, the N700i and P700i have the following common features:

  1. Videophone
    700i users enjoy all the benefits of videophone, as well as Chara-den™ animated avatars that can be shown in place of the caller's image.

  2. Music player functions
    Memory cards stored with music files can be inserted into 700i phones for playback.

  3. ChakuUta™ and ChakuMotion™
    High-quality music or audiovisual clips (up to 500 KB) can be stored in 700i phones for playback or ring tones/videos for incoming calls. The phones also handle up to 100 KB of ring tone files.

  4. Deco-mail®
    HTML mail can be decorated with different backgrounds, text colors/sizes and photos, as well as animations downloaded from i-mode sites. Deco-mail templates are preinstalled in all models.

  5. Megapixel cameras
    Each 700i model has an auto-focus camera with effective resolution exceeding one million pixels.

  6. G-GUIDE®
    700i phones come preinstalled with G-GUIDE to obtain detailed information about TV shows and G-Codes® to program video recorders, etc. quickly and easily.

The price of the both handsets will be open (unfixed). Standard accessories that come with the handsets, but can also be purchased separately, include battery pack (1,470 yen), AC adapter (945 yen) and desktop holder (630 yen). Extra Style Plus custom jackets for the N700i will cost 525 yen. These prices, which include tax, are for the Kanto-Koshinetsu area only.

See the attachment for more detailed information.


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Main Features and Specifications of N700i and P700i

N700i

Height x width x thickness (folded) 102 x 48 x 25 mm
Weight Approx. 109 grams
Continuous Stand-by Time Approx. 430 hours (static) or
350 hours (dynamic)
Continuous Talk Time Approx. 140 minutes
Continuous Video Calling Approx. 90 minutes
Main Display Approx. 2.3 inches (240 x 345 dots); 65,536 colors; QVGA+™ TFT
Sub Display Approx. 1.0 inch (120 x 30 dots); monochrome STN
External Memory Device miniSD™ memory card (optional)
Cameras Outer: CCD camera
Effective resolution: 1.03 mega pixels
Recorded resolution: 1 mega pixel
Inner: CCD camera
Effective resolution: 110,000 pixels
Recorded resolution: 100,000 pixels
Colors
(handset and standard Style Plus jacket)
Silver and Leather, Cream Chocolate and Cosmic Flower or Pink and Hanahubuki
Style Plus jackets
(optional, sold separately)
Leather, Cosmic Flower, Hanahubuki, Kabuki, Shamo, Marble, Soap Bubbles, Bouquet, Guppy or Frost
miniSD is a trademark of the SD Association.
QVGA+ is a trademark of NEC Corporation in Japan.

P700i

Height x width x thickness (folded) 102 x 49 x 22 mm
Weight Approx. 102 grams
Continuous Stand-by Time Approx. 460 hours (static) or
approx. 350 hours (dynamic)
Continuous Talk Time Approx. 140 minutes
Continuous Video Calling Approx. 90 minutes
Main Display Approx. 2.2 inches (240 x 320 dots); 65,536 colors; QVGA TFT
Sub Display Approx. 0.9 inch (96 x 25 dots); monochrome STN
External Memory Device miniSD memory card (optional)
Cameras Outer: νMaicovicon® camera
Effective resolution: 1.25 mega pixels
Recorded resolution: 1.23 mega pixels
Inner: CMOS camera
Effective resolution: 100,000 pixels
Recorded resolution: 100,000 pixels
Colors Pink, Silver or Blue
νMaicovicon is a registered trademark of Matsushita Electric Co., Ltd.


About NTT DoCoMo
NTT DoCoMo is the world's leading mobile communications company, serving more than 49 million customers. The company offers a wide variety of leading-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode®, which provides e-mail and Internet access to over 43 million subscribers as the world's most popular mobile Internet service, and FOMA®, launched in 2001 as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. In addition to wholly owned subsidiaries in Europe and North America, the company is expanding its global reach through strategic alliances with mobile and multimedia service providers in Asia-Pacific and Europe.
NTT DoCoMo is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM), and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english.

i-mode, FOMA, Kirari-mail, ChakuMotion, Deco-mail, Chara-den, and Style Plus are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DoCoMo, Inc. in Japan and other countries.
NTT DoCoMo's FOMA service is only available to subscribers in Japan.
ChakuUta is a trademark of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
G-GUIDE and G-Code are registered trademarks of Gemstar-TV Guide International, Inc. in Japan.
Decoration Videophone, Petit Message, and Visual Check are trademarks of NEC Corporation in Japan.


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