Microsoft announces first Windows Phone “Mango” device – Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T

By damaster | In Featured, Mobile | Posted July 27, 2011

As we reported yesterday, Microsoft together with au by KDDI and Toshiba-Fujitsu announced the world’s first Windows Phone 7.5 device in Japan today – the Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T. Check out the image below for a render of the new device in three color variants – citrus, magenta, and black:

Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T

According to the official Microsoft Japan website, below are the full specifications of the new device:

Operating System Windows Phone 7.5
Color Magenta, Citrus, Black
Weight Approx. 113g
Dimensions Approx. 118mm x 59mm x 10.6mm
Talk time 400 minutes
Standby time 210 hours
Screen 3.7 inches (WVGA 800X480 pixels)
Capacitive multi-touch touchscreen with fingerprint resistant coating
TFT LCD screen
Camera 13.2 megapixels, auto-focus, LED flash
CPU Qualcomm MSM8655
Memory 512MB RAM / 32GB Internal Memory
External Memory N/A
Water/Dust Resistance IPX5/IPX8, IP5X
Network CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev.A (Multi-carrier)
International Roaming Yes (supports both GSM and CDMA networks)
GPS Yes
Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1+ EDR
DLNA Yes

Of particular note is its 13.2 megapixels camera, and it being the first water-resistant and dust-proof Windows Phone on the market. Not only this, but the Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T is also the lightest Windows Phone device, weighing at a mere 113g (currently the lightest Windows Phone, Samsung Focus, weighs about 119g). While the phone doesn’t have an expandable micro-SD card slot, its internal 32GB memory should be more than enough for most people. You can check out a hands-on video by Gigazine below:

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You check out more information about the new Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T by clicking on the following links (most are in Japanese):

(Thanks to Nanapho.jp for compiling these links!)

Posted July 27th, 2011 at 6:14 am
Category: Featured, Mobile
Tags: Mango, Windows Phone