Google releases the "World's Second Google Android-Powered Smartphone" in Australia and United States. This new Smartphone is called "The AGORA". This Smartphone is made by Australian Company Kogan...This Smatphone is now available at AUD $299 or 193.
Specifications: 2.5-inch TFT-LCD flat touch-sensitive screen with 262K QVGA (320 X 240 pixel) resolution; QWERTY keyboard with backlighting; Bluetooth 2.0 with Enhanced Data Rate; two-megapixel camera; GPS navigation; WIFI and 3G connectivity; microSD expansion slot; music player.
Dimensions: 108 mm x 64 mm x 14.8 mm
Battery: 1300 mAh lithium-ion
Operating Times: talk time is up to about 400 minutes while standby time is up to about 300 hours
Processor: 624 MHz
Memory: 256 MB ROM and 128 MB RAM
Supported ringtone formats: MIDI, MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, PCM
Supported video formats: MPEG2 H263, H264, MPEG4, AVI
Viewable mail attachments: JPEG, GIF, WBMP, MIDI, AMR, MP3, WAV
Also features one-touch Google search; easy-to-use email with attachment support for images, videos, music and documents; customisable Home Screen; and instant access to Gmail, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Calendar, and Google Maps.
The Agora has a high end version, the Agora Pro. Only the Agora Pro has the camera, WIFI and GPS.
Expect no problem roaming because the Agora is quad-band (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz) and serves all 3G/HSDPA bands (850, 1900, 2100 MHz) as well.
The Agora and Agora Pro are now on pre-sale at the Kogan website for delivery in January.