Motorola has added three new music phones to its MOTOROKR lineup, the EM30 candybar, the EM28 clamshell and EM25 slider phone. All three are geared for music lovers who can’t live without their mobile phones. Here’s a quick rundown of the specs and features of each of these new ROKR handsets.
First up we the ROKR EM30 candybar, which is equipped with Motorola’s ModeShift technology for illuminating the phone’s keyboards when shifting from phone to music mode. Aside from these, it also features an FM Radio in addition to its media player functionality, a 2-megapixel camera with 8x digital zoom, a 3.5mm stereo headset jack, text-to-speech recognition, support for Microsoft music ecosystem, airplane mode, CrystalTalk technology, a microSD storage card slot and Windows Media Player 11 support. The ROKR EM30 is a quad band GPRS/EDGE class 12 phone which can give out 360 minutes of talktime and 300 hours of standby time.
Next we have the ROKR EM28 clamshell featuring touch-sensitive keys that appear only when needed, song information display even when the flip is closed, 3D sound effect that gives out a surround-sound quality music, 11 pre-set music genres, and quick controls for adjusting the bass sound up to nine decibels. It’s a triband GSM 850/1800/1900 900/1800/1900 phone which also boasts of a 1.3-megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom and video capture/playback/streaming capability, a 1.8-inch TFT external display and 1.2-inch black and white matrix CLI internal screen, dedicated music controls, WAP 2.0 browsing, preloaded wallpapers and other mobile phone goodies.
Finally we have the EM25 which is a GSM 850/1900 & 900/1800 phone boasting of a one-touch MP3 player, FM radio with RDS1 technology, a 1.3-megapixel camera, airplane mode, a 3.5mm headset jack, speakerphone, microSD memory card slot, preloaded JAVA games, CrystalTalk technology and FMshare.
The ROKR EM30 will be initially available in Taiwan before it gets released sometime during the fourth quarter. The EM28 and EM25 will be available internationally later during this quarter.