Nokia 6280 Phone (http://rbi.ims.ca/4919-544). Sliding open this cell phone accesses the menu, applications, browsing, music, pictures, videos and even phone functions. The unit has two cameras — the one on the back side is a two-megapixel camera with full-screen landscape camera mode, 8× digital zoom, and an integrated Flash that operates up to 1.5m. The unit stores still image resolutions of 1600 ×1200 (2 megapixel), 1024 × 768 (1 megapixel), 640 × 480 (VGA) in jpg file format. Video clips with resolutions of 640 × 480 (VGA), 352 × 288, or 176 × 144, 128 × 96 are stored in 3gp, mp4 file format. The front side VGA camera is only for video calling. Unfortunately, the 6280 is available only in Europe.
A slew of announcements about new materials and design concepts for transportation have come out of several trade shows focusing on plastics, aircraft interiors, heavy trucks, and automotive engineering. A few more announcements have come independent of any trade shows, maybe just because it's spring.
Samsung's Galaxy line of smartphones used to fare quite well in the repairability department, but last year's flagship S5 model took a tumble, scoring a meh-inducing 5/10. Will the newly redesigned S6 lead us back into star-studded territory, or will we sink further into the depths of a repairability black hole?
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