Chinese cell phone companies are infamous for building cheap clones of renowned global phone brands. You can easily spot an inexpensive clone of iPhone, BlackBerry or Nokia smartphones on any one of these several Chinese websites. Once again a Chinese cell phone maker, inspired by the popular global cell phone models, has created a clone, not of a single phone, but it has combined clones of two different smartphones in a single phone.
COOLi902, displayed on the website of Eemobi, is an amalgamation of iPhone and N900. The offspring of two handsome devices might not be the prettiest device in the world. Nonetheless, COOLi902 qualifies to be an interesting device worth exploring.
COOLi902 flaunts an iPhone like touch display with a Nokia N900 like slide out full QWERTY keypad. The 3 inches LCD display comes with 240 x 400 pixels resolution and 260 thousand colors support. You can easily hide the QWERTY keyboard of the smartphone, and use COOLi902 just like any other full touchscreen device.
The 2-megapixel camera of COOLi902 can help you to capture images along with sound. The integrated multimedia player of the smartphone supports MP3 and MP4 files for playing music and videos. The integrated Bluetooth support enables users to connect to a wireless headphone. FM radio of the smartphone will allow you to play the music broadcasted from your favorite FM channel. COOLi902 offers 19.5MB of internal storage space.
However, with the help of memory card you can expand the external memory of the smartphone up to 4GB. Hands free communication is also supported by this smartphone. You can use this smartphone for exchanging messages in usual formats. You can use COOLi902 for sending text messages, multimedia messages and emails. It will run on the 900 and 1800mHz GSM networks. Wi-Fi connectivity is also supported by this phone. However, the manufacturer of this smartphone has not clarified whether COOLi902 will run on the 3G network. The built-in analog TV antenna will allow you to tune in to your favorite TV channel. The battery of this black colored slider will support up to 400 minutes of talk time and up to 200 hours of standby time.
Price and availability
COOLi902 can be purchased from the website of Eemobi for $143.