O2 i-mode service to start 1 October
DoCoMo spills beans ahead of launch… i-mode creator NTT DoCoMo, somewhat stealing the thunder from O2’s official launch, which takes place this afternoon.
O2 will offer the service via four handsets, two from NEC and two more from Samsung. According to DoCoMo, they are the NEC N411i and N343i, and the Samsung S500i and Z320i.…more…
Gee, this is only FOUR years too late in the market. Sheesh.
In Japan. i-mode branding is being phased out—It’s consided part of any cell phone like its buttons.