January 21, 2008 3:20 AM PST

Phone with fold-away screen to launch in mid-2008

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I don't think so....
I don't think I want a B&W cell phone. Even if I can read the news
and do else. I don't see how it could compete with the iPhone.
Posted by Xtoo (126 comments )
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Obviously
the main function of the device is to be an e-reader, not a phone.
Posted by freemarket--2008 (5058 comments )
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ya right...it is in Black and white...so 60's
when it goes from black and white to color...then write an article
about comparing it to an Iphone...
Posted by brettpweb (6 comments )
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B&W not a big problem
Having a black and white screen isn't that big an issue if you think about call/text usage. Most emails are B&W, so fine there too.
I'd be happy to sacrifice colur for a larger, easily readable display of the overall form factor wasn't too large.

One thought though is if you have to flip out or pull out the screen then probably not great for single handed use.
Posted by ahickey (177 comments )
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