TOKYO, JAPAN, May 11, 2006 --
Like other 702i handsets, the two models offer regular FOMA features such as videophone and
The SA702i's urbane design is accentuated with sophisticated two-tone coloring. The lower half of the handset is tapered toward the end, making it especially easy to grasp. A global positioning system enables the handset to be used for navigation, assisted by voice guidance and an electronic compass, which indicates the direction the handset is pointing. The destination is set by simply entering an address, train station name or other keyword. The model is also equipped with an FM radio tuner with automatic station search, enabling users to listen to FM broadcasts while browsing
The other model, the SO702i, boasts the most compact body (about 75cc) in the FOMA "7 Series" (as of May 11). This is DoCoMo's first phone to accept front and back jackets, to create an extra-personalized look. Nine jackets created by designers in Sweden, the United Kingdom and Japan are available. An extra-bright (approx.
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