Cingular 8525 Pocket PC was launched by Cingular Wireless. The 8525 is an update to the popular Cingular 8125 . The Cingular 8525 includes the Messaging and Security Feature Pack for Windows Mobile 5.0. With Direct Push Technology, email, calendar, tasks and contacts are always-up-to-date making it very easy for users to stay on top of their jobs. The feature pack also has advanced security features, including remote device wipe, remotely enforced IT policy and S/MIME support. Users can listen to their favorite music on Windows Media Player 10 Mobile using wired or Bluetooth-enabled stereo headsets, or enjoy video clips courtesy of MobiTV.
The update adds 3G connectivity and boosts several of the other features:
- Quad-band GSM / HSDPA 3G / EDGE
- Windows Mobile 5.0
- QVGA display with 65K colors
- 128MB memory built-in plus microSD slot
- 2-megapixel camera
- Slide-out QWERTY keyboard
- Bluetooth with stereo A2DP support
The Cingular 8525 Pocket PC will be available only from Cingular for $399.99 beginning Thursday, November 16, in Cingular retail stores nationwide.