the specialist in Microsoft Windows Mobile powered devices and software
applications, today announced it has launched two new devices for distribution
in the U.S., Latin America and Canada. The announcement was made at CTIA
Wireless IT 2006, a leading wireless industry tradeshow being held in Los
Angeles Sept. 12-14.
The i-mate JAQ has everything the busy professional needs
to do business on the move in a Windows Mobile powered heavy-duty device. The i-mate
JAQ is a quad-band device that operates on Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0. The
device features a full QWERTY keyboard, 128 MB ROM/64MB RAM, 64k 2.8" color LCD
screen, MiniSD memory card expansion, integrated antenna, Bluetooth
The i-mate SPL is a great-looking device that will attract professionals who
want a stylish device plus the benefits of the Windows Mobile platform. For
business or pleasure, it's got what it takes for users who want the
functionality and features of an affordable Windows Mobile powered device. The i-mate
SPL is a GSM/GPRS tri-band device featuring 128MB ROM/64MB RAM, 65k 2.2" color
LCD screen, MiniSD memory card expansion, integrated antenna and Bluetooth
"We are very pleased to now be offering Windows Mobile 5.0 devices in the
U.S., Latin America and Canada," said Jim Morrison, CEO of i-mate.
"Consumers and business users in all regions around the world have been
turning to i-mate for the latest and most innovative Windows Mobile 5.0
devices and solutions, and we are glad to finally be a resource to users in
"We are pleased that i-mate is bringing its innovative device design to
the North and South American market," said Chris Hill, group product
manager, Microsoft Corp. "Windows Mobile is committed to a vibrant partner
ecosystem that offers customers a wide variety of devices to meet their
professional and personal needs. From rugged to sexy, the i-mate JAQ and i-mate
SPL provide consumers with new ways to keep connected and informed while on
In addition to launching the two new devices at CTIA, i-mate also showcased i-mate
Suite (http://www.clubimate.com/t-imatesuite.aspx) and club i-mate (http://www.clubimate.com/).
i-mate Suite is i-mate's advanced management solution for mobile devices that
gives you IT support in the field, safeguards data, and allows secure access and
information transfers on the go.
Cheers ~ Arne