Martes, Oktubre 12, 2010

The Cherry Mobile Android Phones

A few months ago I excitedly shared my experience about getting my first Android phone, the Nexus One. Last night I had the privilege of attending Cherry Mobile's launch of its line of Android phones. Of all the phones showcased I only got the chance to check out the Cherry Mobile Superion (tablet). Here's a demo by Cherry Mobile's head for product development, Reggie Ramos.


The Superion is a pad that's also a phone which runs on Froyo (2.2) which is the latest version of Android. Here are its features:

Android OS 2.2
Quadband GSM, 850/900/1900/2100
Triband UMTS 900/1900/2100
7” WVGA Capacitive Touchscreen
Qualcomm MSM 7227 600 MHz Processor
512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM
Expandable memory up to 32GB
3G/HSDPA Connectivity
Standard Mini USB 2.0
3.5mm headphone jack
Ambient Light Sensor
Google Mobile Services (Gmail, Maps, Marketplace)
3 mega pixels with Auto-Focus (back)
VGA Camera (front)
Price: PhP19,900


For those who'd like to try out using an Android phone this is Cherry Mobile's most affordable smart phone. Here are the features:

OS: Android OS, v2.1 (Eclair)
Size: 114.9mm (H) x 56.8mm (W) x 12.6mm (T)
CPU: Qualcomm MSM 7227 600 MHz processor
Screen: 320 x 480 pixels, 3.2 inches
Type: Capacitive touch screen
Memory: 256 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM
Card Slot: microSD, up to 32 GB
3G: HSDPA 7.2 Mbps
WLAN: 802.11 b/g
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS support
Bluetooth: Yes
Camera: 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Batter: standard battery, Li-Po 1270 mAh
Price: PhP11,490

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This is Cherry Mobile's high-end Android phone. Here are the features:

OS: Android OS v2.2 (Froyo)
Size: 120 x 63 x 9.9 mm
CPU Qualcomm MSM8225-1 (App: Scorpion 1GHZ)
Screen: 480 x 800 pixels, 4.1 inches
Memory: 512 MB RAM, 2GB ROM
Card Slot: microSD, up to 32GB
3G: HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps
WLAN 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth: Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
GPS: Yes, v2.0 microUSB
Camera: 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus
Video: Yes, 720p@30fps
Front camera: Yes, VGA
GPS: yes, with A-GPS support
Battery: standard battery, Li-Po 1500 mAh
Price: PhP18,990.00

For more information please visit the Cherry Mobile Android page at