After W233 Renew, Motorola has launched another eco friendly cell phone. Motocubo A45 eco phone from Motorola targets primarily the social network crazy young generation. Through market research, Motorola has found that customers are easily attracted to mobile phones with which they can easily access social network sites, download apps and surf the web. To increase the acceptability of Motocubo among the new generation of mobile phone customers, Motorola has incorporated all these popular features in this new phone.
Motorola Motocubo A45
This second eco friendly mobile phone of Motorola is made of recycled materials. A quarter of the handset’s casing is made of recycled plastic bottles. Nearly 70 percent of the components used in creating the Motocubo handset are recyclable. The environment friendliness of this new Motorola product has been certified by Carbonfund.org.
Motocubo A45 has a slider design. It flaunts a full QWERTY slide out keyboard. It has a widescreen QVGA display for landscape view of images.
The 2-megapixel camera of the phone is equipped with digital zoom and video recording features. Motocubo allows easy access to popular social network sites including Facebook, MySpace and Orkut. It supports mobile email and instant messaging. For music lovers, Motocubo carries a MP3 music player, 3.5mm audio jack, FM radio and audio recorder. Motocubo is preloaded with several exciting multimedia applications such as MotoID, for recognizing songs.
Midomi another exciting music app will also be preinstalled in the Motocubo handset. By simply singing or humming a little bit of a song, this application will allow users to find the name of the song and singers who had sung different versions of the song. Google maps will also be preinstalled in the Motocubo handsets. My Location feature of Google Maps will show the users their current location, providing directions to different points of interest from the present location. Besides these apps, two games – Spore and The Sims 2 will also be installed in the Motocubo phone. Motocubo has up to 2MB of internal storage space. The external memory of the phone could be extended up to 32GB with microSD memory card. Motocubo will run on quad band GSM and EDGE networks. It will support Bluetooth.
Motocubo A45 is currently only available in Brazil for around US $293.