Today Motorola and T-Mobile announnced a new phone call Motorola Active or just Motorola W450, exclusively for T-Mobile. Few days ago, we reported and gave you some dummy pics of the Motorola W450. This phone is the T-Mobile version of the Motorola W6 passed few months ago in Brazil. The Actv will come in two colors, Mandarin Orange and Canary Yellow.
Here is the press release :
LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – 1 Oct. 2008 – Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) today announced the sporty, yet refined MOTOACTV W450 is available exclusively from T-Mobile USA. Whether users are going for a run, hopping on their bikes or gearing up for a climb, this device is ready for the challenge¹.
The durable clamshell design features a rubberized external coating that makes the device easy to grip, while a chin bar at the base of the phone lets users clip it to a belt or pack. MOTOACTV W450 also features two color schemes, alpine white and black slate, with either canary yellow or mandarin accents. In addition to its sturdy exterior, the W450 allows users to look up symptoms and first aid tips for ailments that develop on the trail, such as poison ivy, through built-in Mayo Clinic In Touch software2.
“The MOTOACTV W450 is designed to meet the needs of today’s mobile consumers, from the great outdoors to the corporate jungle,” said Dennis Burke, vice president, Sales, Motorola Mobile Devices. “With its sturdy exterior and feature-packed interior, this device will quickly become the phone of choice for people with an active lifestyle.”
T-Mobile customers can capture images and video on the W450’s 1.3 megapixel camera with 8x digital zoom and then share their journeys via messaging or email2. Motorola’s CrystalTalkTM technology and quad-band connectivity ensure users will be heard loud and clear while relaying their latest adventures to their ‘faves’ from almost anywhere in the world2. For hands-free connectivity that won’t slow the active user down, the W450 can be paired with a compatible stereo Bluetooth® enabled headset.
Costumers can listen to music to motivate themselves during a run or hike through the built-in MP3 player with their headphones plugged into the 2.5 mm headset jack. The W450 supports an optional microSD memory card up to 2 GB, so there is plenty of room for their music library. Because everyone appreciates a shortcut on the road, the W450 features one click access to music as well as pictures and messages. Users also can customize their phone through the dedicated t-zones™ key, which provides instant access to ringtones, pictures and wallpaper2.