WIMAX using handheld mobile phone – Samsung SWD-M100 Mondi

March 20th, 2009

Samsung provides details on the development of a new WiMAX MID (mobile internet device). Device is expected to be the first handheld WiMAX device in the U.S. and will operate on Clearwire’s WiMAX network.

Based on an RSS feed from its website, Samsung provided details on a new WiMAX handheld device dubbed the SWD-M100 Mondi. The Mondi is expected to be the first handheld WiMAX device in the U.S. and will operate on Clearwire’s WiMAX network. Clearwire is planning to launch an additional 8 markets this year including Atlanta, Las Vegas, Chicago, Charlotte, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Honolulu, Philadelphia and Seattle. Overall the company plans to cover 120M Americans in 80 markets by the end of 2010.

Wimax broadband wireless internet using samsung mobile cell phone

Wimax broadband wireless internet using samsung mobile cell phone

Samsung SWD-M100 Mondi

Based on pictures and other information, it has a 4.3-inch touch screen display, WiMAX, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g, Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR, a microSD card slot, a rear 3 Megapixel camera and a front facing 0.3 Megapixel camera for video calls, TV-out and an accelerometer. Reports are that the device will run Windows Mobile.

The SWD-M100 Mondi resembles the Nokia N810 Internet Tablet and OQO model 2+. Nokia subsequently decided to discontinue their product. Samsung has not announced a date for launch, although more details could be provided during CTIA in Las Vegas this week.

(source: wimax)

2 Responses to “WIMAX using handheld mobile phone – Samsung SWD-M100 Mondi”

  1. Hi there, just wandered by. I have a Honolulu 4g website. Lots of information out there. Wasn’t exactly what I was looking for, but great site. Take care.

  2. My casin use this mobile phone.

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