As the year ends, ASUS continues to launch innovative products by releasing the ASUS P565 business PDA phone in India.
The ASUS P565 business PDA phone sports an 800 MHz processor. It also boasts of the standard ASUS touch interface- Glide. This feature lets users switch to applications with their fingertips.
Business oriented applications that the PDA offers are Anytime Launcher and Multi-Home to view calendars, times of local and visiting cities, weather reports, online news and more.
Other PIM applications include Word (editor), Excel (editor), PowerPoint (viewer), Windows Live, MSN, Voice Commander and Push Email (Exchange Server).
Another highlight of P565 is the in-built GPS and SatGuide navigation maps that come pre-loaded on the phone. These maps provide individual information on 200 plus cities and 1.5 million destinations.
The PDA offers a 2.8” touch screen with a VGA resolution of 480 x 640 pixels, a main 3 megapixel auto-focus camera and 300 k pixel secondary camera for video calling.
The PDA runs on Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional. Its battery offers 3 hours of talk time with 3G and 4 hours with 2G. Internet connectivity options include WLAN 802.11b+g, HTTP /WAP 1.2.1/2.0. Then there is the USB v1.1 (FS), Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, MicroSD with SDHC support. Memory specifications are 256 MB Flash + 128 MB DDR SDRAM.
It offers network support for HSDPA 3.6Mbps, UMTS 2100, EDGE/GPRS/GSM 900/1800/1900, Class 10.
The pricing details are yet to be released.