KDDI and Okinawa Cellular have announced the Windows Phone
IS12T, manufactured by Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile in Japan. The water- and
dust-proof smartphone features the Windows Phone 7.5 operating system,
a 13.2-megapixel camera and 32 GB of internal memory. Users can read
and edit Microsoft Office documents: they can also store and share data
through Windows Live SkyDrive, a free-of-charge cloud service operated
KDDI Corporation (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Takashi
Tanaka) and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company (Head office: Naha,
Okinawa; Representative Director and President; Hiroshi Kitagawa) will
introduce "Windows Phone IS12T," manufactured by Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile
Communications Limited (Head office: Kawasaki, Kanagawa; President:
Nobuo Otani). The Windows® Phone IS12T, available after September 2011,
will feature the smartphone operating system "Windows Phone 7.5,"
provided by Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. (Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo;
President and CEO: Yasuyuki Higuchi; hereafter: Microsoft).
Windows® Phone IS12T is Japan's first water- and dust-proof
smartphone featuring Windows Phone 7.5. In addition to much smoother
operability compared to conventional smartphones, the device offers the
highest quality camera for a smartphone with 13.2 megapixels, and 32 GB
of internal memory, while realizing a compact size. Users can not only
read and edit Microsoft Office documents, but can also store and share
data through Windows Live SkyDrive, a free-of-charge cloud service
operated by Microsoft. It is an attractive smartphone employing the
abundant applications and technology of Internet Explorer® 9, the
latest web browser for PCs to realize Internet capabilities.
Customers can subscribe to existing pricing plans for smartphones and flat-rate packet plans.
Windows Phone® IS12T will be displayed at KDDI Designing Studio in
Harajuku, Tokyo, and au NAGOYA in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, from July