O2 UNVEILS THE NEW XDA ATMOS

O2 UK today announces the launch of the O2 Xda Atmos, the latest addition to the successful Xda smartphone range. This sleek and compact device combines the standard mobile keypad with a full slide out QWERTY keyboard, making the Xda Atmos the perfect choice for those who prefer the look and feel of a traditional handset but who also require the functional capabilities of a PDA. O2’s Xda Atmos is powered by Windows Mobile® 6.0, a mobile platform that integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Exchange – meaning that customers don’t need any additional hardware or software to deliver real time email securely to their Smartphone. The O2 Xda Atmos captures the familiar look and feel of Microsoft Windows into a sleek, portable device. With GPRS, EDGE, 3G, WiFi, HSDPA and Quad-Band GSM network capabilities, it also offers customers the best choice of high speed network wherever they are*. O2’s Xda Atmos also supports Microsoft Direct Push Email, a key business email solution that provides customers with real time access to inbox, calendar, contacts and tasks on the move. In addition, the Xda Atmos includes Microsoft Office tools enabling users to open, edit and send Microsoft Office Excel Mobile, Word Mobile and view PowerPoint Mobile documents. Ben Dowd, Business Sales Director, O2 UK, said ”The O2 Xda range goes from strength to strength with the new Xda Atmos. It is ideal for business users who require the familiarity of Windows on the move in a sleek and powerful device.” O2 Xda Atmos will be on sale at a range of prices subject to tariff in an exclusive Matt Black colour, and is available now through O2 direct and indirect business and corporate sales and at the business online shop at www.o2.co.uk. * Subject to network coverage Technical Data – Weight: 130g (including battery) – Measurement: 110 mm (L) x 58 mm (W) x 15.5 mm (T) – GSM: quadband (850/900/1800/1900) – UMTS 2100 / 850 / 1900 MHz – HSDPA – Standby time: up to 400 Hrs for GSM, up to 450 hrs for UMTS – Talk time: up to 7 hrs on GSM and up to 4 hrs on UMTS – Media playback: up to 8 hrs for wmv and 12 hrs wma – Operating system: Windows Mobile 6 Professional – Screen: 2.4 inch 240×320 QVGA screen – Internal antenna – Memory: Micro-SD, RAM 64MB, ROM 256MB – High Capacity Micro SD support (up to 32GB) – Built in Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR – Camera: 2MP – WiFi 802.11 b/g – Ends – Microsoft, Encarta, MSN, and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.. About O2 O2 is a leading provider of mobile and broadband services to consumers and businesses in the UK. These services include voice, text, media messaging, games, music and video, as well as always on data connections via GPRS, 3G and WLAN. Every month, O2’s 18.4 million customers send well over a billion text messages. O2 UK is part of Telefónica O2 Europe which comprises mobile network operators in the UK, Ireland and Slovakia along with integrated fixed / mobile businesses in Germany and the Czech Republic. Telefónica O2 Europe also owns 50% of the Tesco Mobile and Tchibo Mobilfunk joint venture businesses in the UK and Germany respectively as well as having 100% ownership of Be, a leading UK fixed broadband provider O2 was ranked as 6th best place to work in the Best Companies to Work for 2008 List and has been awarded a three-star accreditation denoting an ’extraordinary’ company. http://mediacentre.O2.co.uk (For b-roll footage of O2, please visit www.thenewshub.co.uk) For further information, please contact: O2 Press Office 01753 565656 Luke Hodgson 07912073210