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The speaker-less Kyocera Urbano Progresso hits Japan May 30

The speaker-less Kyocera Urbano Progresso hits Japan May 30 - read the full textKyocera is launching its latest Android smartphone dubbed Urbano Progresso in couple of days in Japan and its key selling point is its lack of speakers. Thanks to its Smart Sonic Receiver tissue-conducting technology, the Ubrano Progresso is able to transmit sound through vibrations when placed...

 

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> In reply to petelloyd73 @ 2012-05-29 11:01 from Iaux - click to readAnd that's why such phone will never ever come to the States. Selling in US? For what? The next thing you know, there will be a bunch of lawsuit come from Apple, for what-the-heck reason they come up, even for being a better-looking phone than "sh"i"t"Phone

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  • 2012-07-22 07:32
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> In reply to CM @ 2012-05-30 07:47 from ut{T - click to readI got the meaning of that statement mixed up. People need to be specific

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  • 2012-05-31 05:53
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> In reply to Core @ 2012-05-29 20:27 from dW2r - click to readS2 is not dual core? You really really need to read before you post

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  • 2012-05-30 02:40
  • q8Q8

S2 cpu isn't dual core but only single core. Read link i left in my other comment where it is original specification sheet.

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  • 2012-05-29 20:27
  • dW2r

looking good,but it will be a gsm device or it will be japanese only version?

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  • 2012-05-29 16:55
  • m{ju

Well, basically it's a speaker but not in the traditional sense.

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  • 2012-05-29 15:37
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> In reply to NobleScarlet @ 2012-05-28 19:25 from th6Z - click to readI don`t usually post comments, but I must ask you: are you a US citizen??? I am just curious. :D

I wish you all a very nice day!

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  • 2012-05-29 11:48
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Sounds pretty interesting. I would love to try it.
Also it's nice to see Kyocera making higher end phones.
This is definitely a lil behind in some ways, but compared to distance between highend and Kyocera now and a few years ago..They climbed up a lot. Dual core. S2. HD. 8MP. Android 4.0.

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  • 2012-05-29 11:35
  • q8Q8

No doubt Apple will put it on the iphone and claim they came up with it first...and all the iphone user will try to convince the world that this technology was stolen from them

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  • 2012-05-29 11:01
  • Iaux

Now we can hope that some one will release a phone with edge to edge display .

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  • 2012-05-29 10:44
  • uZa%

CAMERA= i call it SUPER GAMMA OPTIC LENS TECHNOLOGY and suddenly i invented a new camera..LOL!
But These guys strategy is SIMPLE,
"SPEAKER= They call it ""Smart Sonic Receiver tissue-conducting technology"" and INSISTED that theres no speaker in it.
LEGEND...HOPE IT WORKS:-P

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  • 2012-05-29 08:52
  • GAdr

> In reply to NobleScarlet @ 2012-05-28 19:25 from th6Z - click to readwhat do you think sound is...........

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  • 2012-05-29 08:28
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> In reply to Grewal @ 2012-05-28 20:45 from 7tDh - click to readWell done.

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  • 2012-05-29 08:23
  • nmA0

Wow ..... some tech we have been waiting for a long tym ..... Hope other mobile comp will use this tech ...

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  • 2012-05-29 08:20
  • K2Ir

i underestan the benefit of speaker less of this phone
is the phone is intellegence in the when voice is recived

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  • 2012-05-29 06:38
  • HI8n

hehe

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  • 2012-05-29 06:35
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> In reply to Grewal @ 2012-05-28 20:45 from 7tDh - click to readDon't know if it would work, but they did just say that this new technology will allow you to clearly hear people in a loud environment, and even hear throug headphones, which would be awesome

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  • 2012-05-29 04:45
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> In reply to ron @ 2012-05-28 22:39 from 3Jn} - click to readLOL!!!!!!!

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  • 2012-05-29 02:52
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