SoftBank Mobile has announced they will roll-out a limited edition house-branded Yahoo phone produced by Sharp: http://bit.ly/qLpwDB
It was announced on August 18th that the Yahoo and SoftBank Mobile put smart phone “Yahoo Phone” of “Yahoo JAPAN” brand on the market by the limited amount in September. It is various based on existing model “AQUOS PHONE THE PREMIUM SoftBank 009SH” (made by Sharp) Yahoo The privilege like “Yahoo point” increase and “Yahoo premium” fee exemption, etc. is attached besides the application to use the JAPAN service is pre-installed.
Yahoo The base model of a basic specification of Phone It is equal to 009SH. Consolidated application “Yahoo home” When “Yahoo Search” and “Yahoo news topics” etc. needs are high, Yahoo pre-install it by 13 kinds of the application “Yahoo auction”, “Yahoo weather information”, “Yahoo calendar”, “Yahoo finance stock prices check”, and “Yahoo map” etc. in addition to offering it now the home screen the entrance to the being seemed it service It is thought that the use of JAPAN is pressed.
It is given as a user limitation by the use such as “Yahoo shopping” The Yahoo point prepares the privilege that the fee of the privilege and Yahoo premiums of which increasing number (346 yen a month) becomes free for two years in [aida] [sai] large decuple of two years.
Yahoo Phone OS : Android 2.3. It corresponds to the wallet cellular phone, the infrared date communication, One Seg, GPS, and the real-time earthquake information, etc.The screen It provides with the camera of about eight million pixels of about 4.0 inches and valid pixels of QHD (960×540 pixels) display. The body color is one “Advanced white” color, and on the reverse Yahoo The logo of JAPAN enters. A rough size is 61.5×123×12mm in thickness in height in width, and weight is about 129g.
Yahoo The use of the smart phone version top page of JAPAN increases, and it is said that the number of page views (PV) in June, 2011 was about six times one year ago. Via: Excite.