NTT DoCoMo Develops Advanced FOMA Handset for Business Use

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TOKYO, JAPAN, April 14, 2005 --- NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries announced today that they have developed a highly advanced, business-use FOMA® handset that will provide full access to the Web with its Opera 7.5 browser.*1 The M1000 will be compatible with overseas networks, work with POP and IMAP e-mail and open e-mail attachments.*2

The main features will include:

  • Compatible with overseas W-CDMA, GSM and GPRS networks and public wireless LANs.*2
  • Opens Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Excel, Microsoft® PowerPoint, PDF, etc. files.
  • Works with multiple e-mail accounts.
  • Access to DoCoMo's public wireless LANs in airports, subways, etc. for a flat rate.*2
  • Bluetooth® compatible for hands-free telephone calls (using wireless headset) and wireless connection to PCs.
  • Preinstalled with personal information management (PIM) software.
  • Remote access to intranets.*3
  • Free software development kit.

*1 Via NTT DoCoMo's ISP services, mopera U® or other ISP.
*2 Requires subscription to mopera U.
*3 Requires subscription to business moperaTM.


Main specifications of FOMA M1000

Height x width x thickness (folded) 117 x 59.5 x 21.5 mm
Weight (including stylus) Approx. 168 g
3G (W-CDMA network) Continuous Talk Time Approx. 120 minutes
Continuous Video Calling Approx. 80 minutes
Continuous Stand-by Time Approx. 200 hours (Static)
Approx. 110 hours (Dynamic)
GSM networks Continuous Talk Time Approx. 280 minutes
Continuous Stand-by Time Approx. 200 hours
Main Display Approx. 2.9 inches (208 x 320 dots); 65,536 colors; transmissive reflective TFT LCD
Cameras Outer: CMOS camera
Effective resolution: 1.31 megapixels
Recorded resolution: 1.22 megapixels
Inner: CMOS camera
Effective resolution: 310,000 pixels
Recorded resolution: 300,000 pixels
Input interface Touch panel with Haptics display
External Interfaces USB 2.0/ Bluetooth 1.1
Wireless LAN IEEE802.11b
External memory TransFlash® memory (32MB)/ SD memory card adapter
Colors BlackSilver with DarkSilver
Internet browser Opera 7.5
Specifications are subject to change.
TransFlash is a registered trademark of Sandisk Corporation.

About NTT DoCoMo
NTT DoCoMo is the world's leading mobile communications company, serving more than 50 million customers. The company offers a wide variety of leading-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode®, which provides e-mail and Internet access to over 43 million subscribers as the world's most popular mobile Internet service, and FOMA®, launched in 2001 as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. In addition to wholly owned subsidiaries in Europe and North America, the company is expanding its global reach through strategic alliances with mobile and multimedia service providers in Asia-Pacific and Europe. NTT DoCoMo is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM), and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit

i-mode and FOMA are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DoCoMo, Inc. in Japan and other countries.
NTT DoCoMo's FOMA service is only available to subscribers in Japan.
mopera U and business mopera are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel are product names of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S.
Microsoft PowerPoint is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG Inc.

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