February 18, 2009
Gigabyte announces its entry into smartphones with the S1200
Gigabyte is a popular brand as a motherboard manufacturer and it has surprised many at its entry into smartphone markets. Gigabyte S1200, which is a device with a WVGA screen at 3.1inch touch screen and it will ship with Windows Mobile 6.1on board, it will get a free upgrade to 6.5. Measuring at just 105.5 x 52 x 11.4 millimeters this is one slim device, the device comes with a 3MP camera with autofocus, 528 MHz Qualcomm processor, 256MB ROM, 128MB RAM. It also features a built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.0, mini USB 2.0, with a MicroSD card slot
Expect the Gigabyte GSmart S1200 to be on sale starting the second quarter of 2009.