Reality Bytes: Mobile approach to iPod wannabes

When is a mobile not a mobile? When it’s an iPod wannabe. The big news from last week’s 3GSM mobile phone conference in Barcelona, the industry’s signature event, is that more and more mobiles are trying to become MP3 phones.

18th February, 2006

When is a mobile not a mobile? When it’s an iPod wannabe. The big news from last week’s 3GSM mobile phone conference in Barcelona, the industry’s signature event, is that more and more mobiles are trying to become MP3 phones.

There’s Sony Ericsson’s new W950i, which holds 4,000 songs. There’s BenQ Siemens’ new EF51, which looks like an MP3 player but also makes calls. And there’s more of the...

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