Communicator Garmin-Asus nuvifone M20 presented in Ukraine

Saturday, October 3, 2009

Alliance Garmin-Asus introduced in Ukraine nuvifone M20 - communicator operating system Windows Mobile. nuvifone M20 - the first device Garmin-Asus nuvifone running Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional, aimed at a wide range of users who want a stylish and functional communicator to address business and personal goals. Communicator works in the networks 3,5 G (UMTS 900/2100) and 2G (GSM 900/1800/1900), supports the wireless Wi-Fi standards and the Bluetooth, and also has a full-featured Internet browser, the client Push E-mail, a means for viewing instruments and navigation software Garmin.

The central idea around which created nuvifone M20, steel-based positioning technologies (Location Based Services - LBS). Communicator provides rich opportunities on the use of LBS among all the available devices based on the operating system Windows Mobile. Navigation functions are integrated with the most frequently used programs, such as calendar, contacts, e-mail, Internet applications and other programs.

The device is equipped with navigation software Garmin premium and comes with preloaded map of Ukraine, which suffered tens of thousands of points of interest (POI), including hotels, restaurants, shops, service stations and other facilities. Select the endpoint of the route is easy and requires a minimum of user input. For example, a search for an endpoint can be done by entering the name of the object or its address, selecting a specific category of sites, or go to the right address in a database of contacts stored in the nuvifone M20 or on the website. To reach the endpoint of the route will help the user voice instructions, and if the motion is omitted in turn, the route will be recalculated automatically.

Thanks to a package of geoinformation services Connected Services, which combines online applications and dynamic data from the Garmin-Asus, increasing opportunities for navigation, communications and Internet work, the owners of nuvifone M20 on currently available information on weather in the seat, as well as the status of flights. This list can be expanded in the future.

The set of features nuvifone also includes Ciao!, LBS-based application that allows users to be aware of the location of your friends and receive information regarding their availability due to the interaction with social networks, support-based positioning technologies.

nuvifone M20 combines a 2.8-inch touch screen TFT-screen with a resolution VGA (640x480 pixels), built-in memory My Storage 4 GB, 3 megapixel camera with auto-referenced to the photographs of geographic coordinates - latitude and longitude. Model nuvifone M20 has already entered the retail partners ASUS and specialized sites selling Garmin products in Ukraine. Its recommended retail price is $ 645.