Vodafone K.K. announced it will release the V402SH by Sharp, which features a built-in analog TV tuner, starting July 24 in the Kanto-Koshin, Kansai, Hokuriku, and Kyushu-Okinawa regions and later in July for other regions.
The V402SH features a 180 degree reversible “Swivel Style” LCD screen that allows customers to watch TV broadcasts even while the handset is closed. TV audio-visuals are more realistic than before with the handset’s high-quality 2.2-inch QVGA System LCD and a front-side speaker. In addition, the V402SH comes with an embedded mobile camera that can capture 1.30 effective megapixels, and photos can be taken in digital camera style by reversing the LCD screen to use it as a large viewfinder.
The main features of the V402SH are as follows:
– Built-in analog TV tuner
– Swivel Style LCD screen for TV and photo enjoyment while the handset is closed
– 2.2-inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixel) System LCD screen for clear TV viewing
– Embedded CCD mobile camera capable of capturing 1.30 effective megapixels