O2 unveils the O2 Xda Orbit 2

Operating on Windows Mobile 6, the Xda Orbit 2 is available with CoPilot Live 7's satellite navigation software, making it a useful guide for both drivers and pedestrians, although there is a business model available without the software. Sporting a large, bright 2.8-inch colour TFT LCD touch-screen, and despite its slim build, the device offers an array of features.


Both 3G and Wi-Fi enabled, the Xda Orbit 2 comes bundled with Microsoft Office tools that enable customers to open, edit and send documents in Excel Mobile, Word Mobile and PowerPoint Mobile. In addition, the handset includes a three-megapixel camera, complete with video recording, FM radio, MP3 player and expandable memory of up to 32GB. The O2 Xda Orbit 2 follows the success of the of the original Xda Orbit, O2's best selling Xda to date.


The O2 Xda Orbit 2 will be on-sale from 11 February, subject to tariff.


Technical Data

- Weight: 130g

- Measurement: 110x58x15.5mm

- GPS in-built

- GSM: quad-band (850/900/1800/1900)

- UMTS 2100/850/1900 MHz

- FM Radio: 76-108 MHz

- Standby time: up to 400 hours for GSM, up to 450 hours for UMTS

- Talk time: up to 7 hours on GSM and up to 4 hours on UMTS

- Media playback: up to 8 hours for WMV and 12 hours WMA

- Operating system: Windows Mobile 6 Professional

- Screen: 2.8-inch 240x320 QVGA touch-screen

- Internal antenna

- Memory: microSD, RAM 128MB, RAM 256MB

- High Capacity microSD support (up to 32GB HC)

- Built-in Bluetooth V2.0

- Camera: three megapixels, auto-focus

- WiFi 802.11 b/g

- Navigation software: Copilot Live 7

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