TechFaith to Showcase New Mobile Devices at 2013 GSMA Mobile World Congress
BEIJING, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited (NASDAQ: CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the Company) today announced it would showcase numerous new mobile devices at the prominent industry event, the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona from 25th to 28th February. TechFaith plans to feature new ruggedized smart phones and a medical smart phone, along with some of most popular mobile devices from its existing portfolio. TechFatih will be located in FIRA GRAN VIA Booth number 6G76.
For the ruggedized consumer smart phones, TechFaith plans to feature Giant, an IP68 Android-based smart phone equipped with a 4.3 inch LCD; 8.0M rear camera, support dual sim cards and more. It will also feature Zeus, an IP67 Android smart phone equipped with 5.3 inch LCD; 8.0M rear camera, support dual sim cards and more.
For the ruggedized enterprise smart phones solutions, TechFaith plans to feature Sky100, an IP67 Android-based smart phone with 4.3 inch LCD, Precision GPS, Infrared location, built in 6300mah battery and more. It will also feature S200, an IP67 Android smart phone with 3.5 inch LCD; incorporate built in scanner, support reading and writing RFID and support handwriting.
For the medical segment, TechFaith plans to feature a new mobile health phone, an Android-based smart phone with self testing functions for ECG, Glucose, Body Fat Percentage, Blood Saturation, Heart Rate, Stress Level Analyzer, Thermometer and more.
Mr. Deyou Dong who as COO and President of TechFaith, said, "The GSMA Mobile World Congress remains one of the best platforms for us to increase exposure of our products in the important European Union and also allows us to take a pulse of the latest technology innovations in mobile communications. We have another great product line-up this year with several new, niche models rounding out our strong, existing line. TechFaith's proven track-record, large development and manufacturing scale, and ability to bring exciting niche products to market makes us a sought after partner for major decision makers from carriers across the world."
GSMA Mobile World Congress is one of the world's most dynamic and influential mobile solution exhibitions and an excellent platform for international professionals to do business globally. More than 1,300 companies will be displaying their cutting edge products and it is the best venue for mobile industry networking, finding business opportunities and making deals. For more information, please visit www.mobileworldcongress.com.
TechFaith (NASDAQ: CNTF) has three primary businesses. The Company is a leading global mobile solutions provider for the global mobile handsets market (previously called the ODP (Original Developed Product) business)). The Company is a leading developer of specialized mobile phones for differentiated market segments, including the rapidly growing smartphone market targeting wireless mobile phone network operators and end users; the Company also serves sports enthusiasts with a tailored line under the Jungle brand and the teen market under licensed brands. Under the Company's 17FOX brand (previously "17VEE"), the Company has built a leading intellectual property based motion gaming business ranging from Bluetooth-enabled motion gaming controllers and software to a planned proprietary set-top motion game box. For more information, please visit www.techfaithwireless.com, www.17fox.cn.
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