KDDI au expands its INFOBAR range with the latest A01 model with a “Design infused with famed predecessor’s DNA”. Designed by Naoto Fukasawa, the new touchscreen INFOBAR features signature tile-like keys, hand-fitting form, and palette of colors, including Kuro, Nishikigoi, Hacca, and Chocomint.
Powered by Qualcomm SnapDragon MSM8655 1.4GHz CPU, the INFOBAR A01 runs Android 2.3 and includes the iida UI that looks a bit like Windows Phone 7‘s tile style interface. It ahs a 3.7-inch 540×960 touchscreen, a 8 Megapixel camera, GPS, Bluetooth 3.0, Infrared and WiFi. The phone sports built-in 1Seg TV tuner for users to watch TV on-the-go. It has 1.1GB internal storage and supports microSD/SDHC up to 32GB. The A01 supports Global Passport supporting both CDMA EVDO and GSM network, making it a world phone.
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