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July 20, 2010

AT&T Introduces Sharp FX, First Rapid Messaging Phone from Sharp

By Carolyn J Dawson, TMCnet Contributor

AT&T (News - Alert) recently announced that by July 25 the Sharp (News - Alert) FX will be available in the market. The device is the first rapid messaging phone from Sharp on the AT&T network and the most recent AT&T Mobile TV-capable device. Personal Communications Devices (News - Alert), LLC is launching the Sharp FX in the market. 

The components of Sharp FX include a full touchscreen and slide-out QWERTY keyboard to get rapid access to messaging, IM, email and social networking. Other features include an MP3 player, 2.0 megapixel digital camera with camcorder and Bluetooth 2.1.

These are some of the most important features of Sharp FX:

AT&T Address Book: It synchronizes contacts to an online address book. This facilitates customers to access and administer their mobile contacts from their handset or PC. During any modification, synchronization automatically takes place thereby allowing storage of contact information.

Att.net mobile browser: It supports complete HTML surfing and also aids users to effortlessly customize their home page, navigate swiftly to well known content and find information locally.

AT&T Navigator: It gives turn-by-turn directions, traffic alerts with one-touch rerouting, 3D moving maps, integrated speech recognition and a lot more.

AT&T Social Net: It permits customers to access a large number of social networking sites via one application

Transferring videos and photos: It has the capability to send photos and videos captured on their mobile phone to an Online Locker. This gives customers a simple way to save, administer share all their media.

AT&T Mobile TV subscribers are benefited from access to full-length live and time-shifted programming from FLO TV 24/7/365. This includes content from ABC Mobile, Adult Swim Mobile, CBS Mobile, CNBC, CNN Mobile, COMEDY CENTRAL, Disney Channel, ESPN (News - Alert) Mobile TV, FOX Mobile, msnbc, MTV, NBC 2Go, Nickelodeon and the movie channel Crackle. AT&T Mobile TV is readily available at a monthly price of $9.99 and new subscribers get subscription in the first seven days free of cost.

Users can purchase the Sharp FX from AT&T retail stores throughout the nation and online at www.wireless.att.com on July 25 for $99.99

Inorder to use AT&T Mobile TV, the customers’ connection should be post paid and need a compatible device. Online locker id is provided as part of Mobile Share service for extra charges.

Carolyn John is a Contributor to TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please columnist page.

Edited by Juliana Kenny

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