Although most Japanese handset makersdeclare their entrance with other markets, such as Europe, US-basedcompany Dell is withdrawing its presence on this market because oflow sales. The company looks to have limited its operations to Japanand potentially North America, at least for the moment.
Onjust a few days left till however Mobile World Congress 2012 kicksoff, Dell declares the upcoming availability of Streak Pro GS01.Still, the smartphone will be launched in Japan on slim opportunitiesto be usable outside the country. Accordingly Dell, the smartphonewill strike shelves in Japan on March 8 and will be available forbuy, but the phone can be grabbed for much less on selectplans.
Dell Streak Pro GS01 is outfitted with a dual-coreprocessor clocked at 1.5 GHz and packs 8GB of internal memory, 1GB ofRAM and micro SD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB.The phonewill just be usable in black, but if it proves famous, Dell mightrelease additional color schemes. This will may be be a smart move,afforded the Japanese appetite for pink, white and other vividcolors.
The Streak Pro GS01 measures 125.9 x64.5 x 10.3mm and weighs about 145g . The phone is powered byGoogle’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread platform, but Dell has till todeclare any plans to update this smartphone to Ice Cream Sandwichoperating system.
With the rear, the smartphone sports anenhanced 8-megapixel camera, which characterizes autofocus, LED flashand HD video recording, although in the front there is a secondary1.3-megapixel camera for video calls.
The phone as wellfeatures a 4.3-inch OLED capacitive touchscreen display that supports960 x 540 pixels result and 16 million colors. It is even worthreferring that the phone’s battery is rated by the manufacturer forup to 280 hours of standby time or up to 6 hours of talk time.