DOCOMO to Begin Selling Samsung GALAXY S on October 28

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TOKYO, JAPAN, October 21, 2010 --- NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will begin selling a Japanese-market version of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s GALAXY S smartphone nationwide in Japan on October 28.

The GALAXY S features a 4-inch, ultra-bright SUPER AMOLED high-resolution touch screen that plays full high-definition (Full HD) video. Multi-touch functionality enables intuitive control of the screen. The 5.0-megapixel camera shoots high-definition video and the phone supports Flash® for PC-like access to diverse Web content, including Flash-based games.

The device is powered by the Android™ 2.2 operating system, which is compatible with a large variety of applications available at the “docomo market” mobile portal, as well as Android Market™ and Samsung Apps. The GALAXY S supports DOCOMO’s sp-mode™ service, which enables smartphones to access i-mode™ mail accounts.

The GALAXY S also is compatible with an e-book distribution service that DOCOMO plans to launch on a trial basis on the same day that GALAXY S sales begin.

docomo Smartphone GALAXY S

docomo Smartphone GALAXY S

(Attachment 1) Main Specifications of docomo Smartphone GALAXY S

(Attachment 2) docomo Smartphone GALAXY S – Compatibility with Selected Services and Features –

NTT DOCOMO is the world’s leading mobile operator and provider of advanced mobile services. The company serves over 56 million customers in Japan, including 48 million using i-mode™, the world’s most popular mobile e-mail/Internet platform, and 54 million using FOMA™, the world’s original 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. As a leader in the development of cutting-edge mobile technologies, DOCOMO is continually expanding the role of mobile phones as versatile and highly personalized “lifestyle tools” for everyday life, including with a wide range of innovative services for mobile payments, GPS, mobile TV, multimedia content and much more. NTT DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit

sp-mode, i-mode and FOMA are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DOCOMO, INC. in Japan and/or other countries.
Flash is a registered trademark or trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
Android and Android Market are trademarks of Google, Inc.
FOMA service is only available in Japan.

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