India’s First GSM + GSM or GSM + CDMA Phone

Another low-cost BlackBerry look-alike

Bright Telecom, which markets its range of mobile phones under the ‘G-Fone’ brand, has announced at the launch of the G-588, a full QWERTY keyboard laden, dual SIM, dual mode phone in India. The dual mode feature means that the phone can be used in different modes like GSM + GSM or GSM + CDMA.

The G-588 comes with Nimbuzz preinstalled making it social networking friendly right away. It also has a decent multimedia player that supports various file formats. The G-588 supports upto 8GB of memory via microSD cards. It also comes with a localized, Indian Calendar that has listed major festival and cultural events of India.

The phone has a landscape, 2.2-inch screen capable of displaying 65k colors.

Here is a brief low down on the specs of the device:
•Dual mode CDMA + GSM OR GSM+ GSM)
•QWERTY keypad
•1.3 MP camera
•MP3 / MP4 player
•Video recording and playback
•FM radio
•Big display
•Exp memory upto 8GB
•Phone book

The G-588 will retail at a price of Rs. 4,799, which does not seem too bad for a phone that looks like a BlackBerry!


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