You got any useless flip or clamshell phone or maybe just the full housing. Here’s what you can do with it. Turn it into wallet. What a great idea! Continue reading “Cellphone Wallet”
This is a steampunk phone by John Mavrovic. It is made of recycled materials such as broken typewriter, parts of old clocks and some rusted screws. While at the inside is a fully functional Nokia phone. More pictures after the jump. Continue reading “Steampunked Nokia Phone”
E06SH is a new cellphone from KDDI for business users that featuring a waterproof body, fingerprint authentication, a barcode scanner, remote locking and unlocking of the phone, WiFi, GPS navigation, and a 2 megapixel camera.
It’s a classic K6 Red Telephone Box shaped mobile phone. It features a 65k colour TFT screen, camera, full SMS and MMS functionality, polyphonic ringtones, and GPRS/WAP 2.0. You can set your wallpaper to display one of fifteen different iconic images from old Blighty, plus you can select from Rule Brittania, God Save the Queen, or one of twenty other ringtone melodies.
London Calling measures 102mm by 43mm by 21 mm, and weighs approximately 100 grams. As an unlocked GSM phone, all you have to do is plug in your current Orange, T-Mobile, Virgin or Cingular SIM card and start talking. More information and picture after the jump. Continue reading “The London Calling Mobile Phone”
Popular Mechanics is picking up some rugged cell phone for a test.
“Ruggedized cellphones are typically designed to comply with Military Specification 810F, able to withstand light shocks, short falls and splashes. But just how far can they go? We took three and pushed them way beyond their spec sheet to approximate real-life mishaps—if real life was a demolition derby run by Navy SEALs. For the phones, it proved to be a one-way trip to PMs lab.
The Sonim looked and felt the toughest, but the Verizon G’zOne Boulder was the winner—it continued to work until it was literally a tangle of plastic shards and wires.”
Video after the jump. Continue reading “Rugged Cell Phones Stress Test”