Tokyo, October 9, 2012: Huawei Technologies Japan K.K., a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider (hereafter referred to as Huawei Japan), developed for SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. (hereafter referred to as SoftBank) the world’s first, full-seg equipped 3G digital photo frame “PhotoVision TV”.
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1.The world’s first*1 digital photo frame integrating 3G-communication function and supporting full-segment digital broadcasting
A digital photo frame integrating 3G-communication function and supporting full-segment digital broadcasting. A simple operation using a single button toggles the device between the slide show mode and the television mode. Television programs can be recorded via the remote control (included) and can be recorded on an SD card (sold separately). In addition, the device can be automatically turned on and off in the television mode based on prespecified time settings, making it convenient to use when users go to bed and get out of bed.
2.Waterproof and battery-integrated to carry on everywhere
Supporting the IPX5*2 waterproofing function and with an integrated battery, the device can be carried on everywhere in a house. Users can enjoy recorded movies in bathrooms or watch cooking shows to cook by themselves in kitchens.
3.Integrating useful and safety features, such as emergency mail and weathercast functions
The device supports the emergency mail function to receive the disaster and evacuation information and the earthquake and tsunami early warnings. It also can display a wide range of information, such as a weathercast, calendar, or clock. In addition, it integrates a human-detection sensor to save energy. When no person is in front of the device, the display is automatically turned off, and when a person is in front of the device, the display is automatically turned on.
*1 According to a survey conducted by Huawei on August 31, 2012.
*2 IPX5 means that the phone continues to function as a phone after being sprayed from all directions with 12.5 liters of water per minute for at least 3 minutes using a 6.3 mm inside diameter nozzle from a distance of approximately 3 meters.
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