The new 3 Skypephone S2 lets you easily access internet services including Facebook, Google and Windows Live Messenger. Successor to the 3 Skypephone, the 3 Skypephone S2 features elegant metal keys and a steel back. Sporting a premium finish, the handsets comes with an improved 2.2″ QVGA screen, a 3.2 mega pixel camera, expandable memory up to 4GB and HSDPA capabilities.
The 3 Skypephone S2 equips a revolutionary ‘carousel’ interface with a switcher key on the side of the handset that enables quick and intuitive movement between applications. Thus eliminating the complex and jumbling menus.
It offers a fully integrated Skype that lets you make Skype to Skype calls as well as send Skype instant messages to other Skype users worldwide absolutely free. All you need is a 3’s monthly price plan or your Pay As You Go credit with 3. All your Skype contacts are integrated into your phonebook along with the regular contacts without any additional charges.
The device also offers ‘plug and play’ capabilities and in-built modem drivers. You can go online using its 3 network with HSDPA broadband speeds. It also provides instant access to various Internet services that includes the pre-installed Facebook application. Keep up with your favourite blogs and news services by tracking up to 30 RSS feeds at once.
The 3 Skypephone S2 is available for pre-order from August 19 and will be available online from August 27. You can purchase it from the in-store from September 1.The 3 Skypephone S2 comes free with any 3’s Mix & Match tariffs and is priced at £69.99 (approx Rs.5,686) on Pay As You Go. If you sign up to one of 3’s internet add-ons from £2.50 then you can browse the mobile internet.