Taiwanese manufacturer Mio has unveiled a new mobile phone called the Explora K70. It is the first 3.5G GPS mobile phone and will be running on Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional operating system. The phone will have a highly accurate GPS/AGPS receiver. The phone will be compatible with quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE connection and tri-band HSDPA/HSUPA. There is 3.5″ TFT touchscreen with 240×400 pixel resolution. The built-in camera is 3 megapixel with auto focus and geo-taggging capabilities. There is also a rotation sensor, bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, and support for MicroSD/SDHC memory cards for additional storage.
The handset is powered by Qualcomm’s MSM7201A 528MHz CPU and 256MB ROM with 128MB RAM memory. The battery life has 4 hours of GPS usage time and 4.5 hours of talk time with up to 200 hours of standby time. The device weighs 115 grams.