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Friday, August 26, 2005
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I am in the process of looking for a new phone.  I currently have a Palm based Smartphone that is a bit dated.

My requirements are:

  • Windows Mobile 2003 or later
  • If Windows Mobile 2003, there needs to be an upgrade path to Windows Mobile 5
  • On the GSM Network
  • Unlocked

But I do have very firm requirement that seems to be anathema to all SmartPhone makers – No Camera!  Camera phones are simply not acceptable in my work environment (.. and I really don’t care all that much for them myself)

The Audiovox SMT 5600 seems to be getting good press, but it has a camera.  Does anyone know if HTC makes a camera-less version of this phone and where I can get one?  I do need this unlocked since I do plan to take this phone with me when traveling outside the U.S.

Any suggestions?

Tags:: Musings
8/26/2005 9:56 PM Eastern Daylight Time  |  Comments [2]  |  Disclaimer  |  Permalink   
Tuesday, September 13, 2005 3:32:53 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
I would wait for Motorola Q smartphone (Win mobile 2005) http://www.gsmarena.com/news-detail130.php. It will be avaialble soon, and alot of useful features
MaherJ
Tuesday, September 13, 2005 6:10:31 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
The issue again is... Camera. :-(
Anil John
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