NTT DoCoMo to Market P901i 3G FOMA Handset

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TOKYO, JAPAN, February 1, 2005--- NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries announced today that they will start selling the P901i 3G FOMA® handset, the latest model in the advanced 901i series, nationwide on February 4, 2005.

The 901i series offers surround-type 3D sound for vivid ringing melodies and realistic audio effects when playing i-appli™ games or using other applications.

The main features of the P901i include:

  • Available in four colors and can be used with or without any of the 11 CustomJackets™ for 48 customized looks.
  • 16% lighter than the P900i (124 grams), or as light as 104 grams without a CustomJacket, the lightest FOMA handset available.
  • Supports Movable Text Stamp for inclusion with Decomail™ templates.
  • Preinstalled i-appli applications to download content matched to individual CustomJackets from the P-SQUARE i-mode site. Standby screen, mail send/receive animation and menu icons are highly customizable.
  • Installs application "Final Fantasy II" which is the second version of final fantasy series which is SQUARE ENIX's product.

The P901i will be available through all NTT DoCoMo sales channels from February 4, 2005. The price of the handset will be open (unfixed). An extra battery pack will cost 1,470 yen, the optional AC adapter 945 yen, and the desktop holder 630 yen. Extra custom jacket is priced at 1,050 yen. These prices (all of which include tax) are for the Kanto-Koshinetsu area only.


Main specification of P901i

Height x width x thickness (folded) 102 x 49 x 22 mm (24 mm with jacket)
Weight Less than104 grams (109 grams or less with jacket)
Continuous Standby Time Approx. 460 hours (static)
Approx. 350 hours (dynamic)
Continuous Talk Time Approx. 140 minutes
Continuous Video Calling Approx. 90 minutes
Main LCD Approximately 2.2 inches (240 dots x 320 dots) QVGA TFT with 65,536 colors
Sub LCD Approx. 1.0 inch (96 dots x 64 dots)
4,096 colors STN LCD
External Memory Device miniSD™ Memory Card
Cameras Outer: νMaicovicon™ camera
Effective resolution: 2.02 mega pixels
Recorded resolution: 1.92 mega pixels
Inner: CMOS camera
Effective resolution: 100,000 pixels
Recorded resolution: 100,000 pixels
Colors (handset and basic jacket) White and Pearl Stripe, Black and Clear Rose, Silver and Pointed Black, or Green and Lime Wave
CustomJackets (sold separately) Pearl Stripe, Pointed Black, Clear rose, Lime Wave, Clear Jacket, ColorBlock, LayerLine, Layer Kachofu, Layer Shofu, Pink Butterfly, or Mistic Swallowtail
CustomJacket is a trademark of NTT DoCoMo, Inc. in Japan.
νMaicovicon is a trademark of Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.

About NTT DoCoMo
NTT DoCoMo is the world's leading mobile communications company, serving more than 49 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.
i-appli and Decomail are trademarks of NTT DoCoMo, Inc. in Japan.
Custom jacket is a registered trademark of NTT DoCoMo, Inc. in Japan.
NTT DoCoMo's FOMA service is only available to subscribers in Japan.
FeliCa is a contatless IC chip technology developed by Sony Corporation.
FeliCa is a registered trademark of Sony Corporation.


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