DOCOMO Unveils Japan’s First Two Devices for V-High Multimedia Broadcasting Services

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TOKYO, JAPAN, February 16, 2012 --- NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today two Android™-compatible mobile devices, the “docomo NEXT series AQUOS PHONE™ SH-06D” smartphone and the “docomo Tablet MEDIAS TAB N-06D,” Japan's first devices compatible with V-High multimedia broadcasting service. The smartphone and tablet will be sold in Japan only from March and April respectively.

Users of the two devices will be able to watch mmbi, Inc.’s “NOTTV,” a mobile multimedia broadcasting station that will begin operating on April 1.*

The waterproof SH-06D smartphone features a 4.5-inch high-definition glass-less 3D display with a 1.2 GHz dual core CPU. It comes with a tabletop holder equipped with a built-in antenna that enables viewing of multimedia broadcasts while the smartphone is charging in the holder. The SH-06D smartphone is compatible with DOCOMO’s Osaifu-Keitai™ mobile-wallet services and can receive existing “one-seg” mobile TV.

The N-06D tablet, the world’s thinnest** (9.9 mm) waterproof tablet, is compatible with DOCOMO’s “Xi” LTE service. It boasts a large 7-inch WXGA high-definition display, weighs just 350 grams and is equipped with high-quality audio speakers. It also runs on a 1.2 GHz dual core CPU and is compatible with both Osaifu-Keitai™ and one-seg services.

*The basic service fee for NOTTV will be 420 yen/month. For information on the broadcasting coverage area, visit (Japanese only)
**Among waterproof handsets with displays measuring at least 5 inches as of February 15, 2012, according to NEC CASIO Mobile Communications, Ltd.

docomo NEXT series AQUOS PHONE™ SH-06D

docomo NEXT series AQUOS PHONE SH-06D

docomo Tablet MEDIAS TAB N-06D

docomo Tablet MEDIAS Tab N-06D

(Attachment) Main Specifications of Devices for V-High Broadcasting Services

(Attachment) Selected Services/Features Available in Devices for V-High Broadcasting Services

NTT DOCOMO is a world-leading mobile operator that is in transition into an Integrated Service Company placing mobility at the core. The company serves over 59 million customers in Japan via advanced wireless networks, including a nationwide 3G network and one of the world’s first commercial LTE networks. Leveraging its unique capabilities as a mobile operator, DOCOMO is a leading developer of cutting-edge technologies for NFC mobile payments, mobile GPS, mobile TV, intuitive mobile assistance, environmental monitoring, smart grids and much more. Overseas, the company provides technical and operational expertise to eight mobile operators and other partner companies. NTT DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. Please visit for more information.

Android is a trademark or registered trademark of Google Inc.
AQUOS and AQUOS PHONE are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Sharp Corporation.
MEDIAS is a trademark of NEC CASIO Mobile Communications, Ltd.
NOTTV is a trademark of mmbi, Inc.
Osaifu-Keitai and Xi are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DOCOMO, INC. in Japan.
Osaifu-Keitai and Xi are only available to subscribers in Japan.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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