Ferrari on Palm: Asus Lamborghini ZX1 Smartphone Revealed
In addition to the Asus Lamborghini VX3 notebook, Asustek also demonstrated Asus Lamborghini ZX1 smartphone, the first attempt of the Taiwan-based company to enter the market of high-end and stylish cell phones.
Taking on all the classic designer traits of its namesake sports car, it showcases a masculine cut that provides the ZX1 with an exquisite yet bold exterior that is encapsulated in a ‘drop-dead´ gorgeous finish of carbon fiber and high grade stainless steel. Touch screen activated, this device has a graphic user-interface that can be modified to suit the particular demands towards the design.
Asus Lamborghini ZX1 is based on Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 operating system and has 2.8” screen as well as 119 grams weight. The device is powered by Texas Instruments TI2431 450MHz (520MHz, some sources claim) microprocessor and is equipped with 128MB SDRAM as well as 256MB of NOR flash. The ZX1 device features GPS, 3MP cam, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Micro-SD and all the other necessary technologies. The mobile phone can work in any networks, including GSM, CDMA and so on.
It is unknown how much will the ZX1 cost, when it becomes available towards the middle of 2008, but some sources indicate that the device will be available for €650/$1000.