Dell distributing Pharos-branded GPS smartphones

While Velocity Mobile has yet to widely distribute their smartphones, especially in US, it seems their ODM Inventec has found a way to get their devices to the American market after all.

According to Engadget Dell is distributing two Pharos-branded Windows Mobile smartphones, the Traveller 117 and 127. Both devices are well specced, with HSDPA 7.2 Mb/sec, GPS (of course) and 2 cameras, a 2 megapixel main camera and front-facing VGA video conferencing camera. The 127 if a QVGA messenger device with front-facing keyboard, while the 117 is a touch-only VGA-screened device. Both devices feature Windows Mobile 6.1, and the Traveller 117 is clearly running SPB Mobile Shell.

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