Neonode Smartphone Goes Skateboardering

Posted: Sep 3 2004, 3:12am EST | by , Updated: Aug 10 2010, 2:53pm CDT, in News | Mobile Phones


Neonode Smartphone goes Skateboardering
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Neonode sponsored skateboarders Martin Gustafsson and Mika Edin from Sexpak Stix Skateboard team as they head out on the 88 Footwear Smörgåsboard Tour this September. They will be skating demo’s, signing autographs and showing their Neonode N1’s to anyone who asks.

So Neonode tries to market their Neonode Smartphone first to the young market segment in Sweden.

The Neonode site has now a shop to buy the N1, but its only working for customers who already got a code. To get a code interested customers need to still sign-up on the pre-order list.
More details on Neonode's site.

Neonode Specification and Features:

Language (English)
Digital still camera
Image viewer
Color display
Audio player (Mp3, WAV, WMA, Midi)
Video player (Mpeg 1, Mpeg 4, WMV)
USB (For charger, and PC connectivity)
T9 wordlist (Swedish and English)
Game Tetris
Custom ring tones (Mp3, Wav, WMA, Midi) (One Ring Tone Included)
Contacts Max 1000
Personal address book images
SMS Max 1000
Call history
Built-in battery
Internet (HTML) browser
Themes, personalization
IR software
GPRS connectivity
Java n/a
Bluetooth n/a
Vibrating alert n/a
Voice-activated dialing n/a
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- Available in the N1
- Available as an upgrade later, downloadable for free from Schedule for updates is not yet official. The upgrade is easy to perform but requires an Internet Connection (Broadband recommended) and a MS Windows Computer (XP or 2000) with USB connection.
n/a - Not available in the N1


Dimensions 88 x 52 x 21 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 86 g
Color display 65 535 Colors TFT
Resolution 176 x 220 Pixels (Width x Height)
Backlight Yes
User input:
Touch Optical movement sensitive screen, requires no stylus and only gentle finger touch
Navigation buttons Up / Down / Right / Left buttons
Built in camera:
Type CMOS - 16 million colors
Mode VGA (640 x 480)
Type Internal, Lithium Ion, 1100mAh
Charge time 4 hours
Talk time Up to 3 hours
Standby time 100 hours
Type SD Card
Media Yes, 64 MB included
Infrared IrDa up to 4 Mbps
Long range IR 30-60 KHz Modulated up to 10 m
USB host Up to 12 Mbps for low power devices, 100mA/5V output
USB function 12 Mbps for connection to PC or other host
Processor ARM 922T running at 220 MHz
Headset Yes
Internal receiver Yes
Internal microphone Yes
Playback quality Up to 44,1 kHz
Radio type Dual band 900/1800 MHz GSM
GPRS Class B, 4 + 2 slots
Antenna type Internal, medium capacity

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