Altair Novus - Dual SIM Android 2.2 Froyo Smartphone with 3.5 Inch Capacitive Touch Screen

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Introducing the Altair Novus Android smartphone. Featuring an advanced Android 2.2 Froyo operating system, dual SIM card slots, WiFi, a 3.5 inch capacitive touch screen, and an amazing price tag, this phone definitely shines like a star!

Full of features

The Altair Novus Android smartphone comes with everything you need to manage your busy lifestyle, stay entertained, and keep you connected with friends, family and clients. Highlights include: high speed WiFi internet access, Dual SIM card slots, Google maps, worldwide GSM connectivity, MP3/MP4 player, Gmail integration, Micro SD slot and tons of preloaded apps like YouTube, Robo Defense, WikiMobile, Yahoo messenger, and so much more.

Google Android 2.2 operating system

That means you can download any of the tens of thousands of Android apps from the official Android Market and other websites. With so many choices, how do you know which apps to download first? We recommend motion racing games like Raging Thunder, action side-scrolling games like Prince of Persia, messaging services like Fring and Skype, and of course, popular social networking choices like Twitter and Facebook.

Worldwide smartphone

The Altair Novus Android smartphone is fully compatible with worldwide quadband GSM networks for calling and internet surfing. The Altair Novus Android smartphone is fully unlocked so bros in the US, mates in Australia, amigos in Mexico, and even droogs in Russia can use this amazing smartphone. The Altair Novus Android smartphone is also dual SIM, dual standby, so you get twice as much power and can enjoy the convenience of two phone numbers on one amazing phone at the same time!

Brilliant 3.5 Inch Capacitive Touchscreen

Size does matter and everything looks better on the large, crystal-clear 3.5 inch touch screen of the Altair Novus Android smartphone. The capacitive touchscreen responds quickly to even the slightest touch of your fingertip and just like an iPhone 4 you can glide your finger across the screen to scroll through web pages, eBooks, photos, and more. But unlike the iPhone, the Altair Novus has a conveniently placed scroll ball for pinpoint accuracy when navigating through the menu system, emails, webpages or photo albums.

Manufacturer Specifications
Network: Quadband GSM frequencies 850MHz, 900MHz, 1800MHz, 1900MHz
SIM Card Slots: 2
Display: 3.5 Inch Capacitive Touchscreen
Display Resolution: 320x234
Hardware Platform: Media Tek 6516
Operating System: Google Android 2.2
CPU Speed: 416MHz
RAM: 256MB
ROM: 512MB
Memory External: Up to 32GB Micro SD (not included)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0, High Speed Transfer
Internet: GPRS, WAP, Wi-Fi (802.11g)
Messaging Types: Gmail, SMS Text Messaging, MMS Picture Messaging, MSN, Yahoo, More
Power Source: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery 1200mAh
Battery Life
- Up to 4 hours talk time
- Up to 120 hours stand-by time
Speaker: Built in loudspeakers
Charging Method: Wall AC/DC Adapter 100-240V, or USB charge via PC

Still Camera Specs
- Resolution - 1600 x 1200
- Format - JPEG

File Formats Supported
- Video - 3GP, MP4
- Music - MP3, MIDI, WAV, WMA,
- Pictures - JPEG, PNG, GIF
- EBook Reader - TXT, PDF

Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Italian, French, German, Malaysian, Indonesian, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
Dimensions: L:115 x W:61 x D:15 (mm)

Product Notes

Note: This Android cellphone is designed only to work with the current Android OS installed in it. Any alterations such as upgrades or flashing the cellphone and installing a newer version will void the cellphone's warranty.
For the phone to be recognized as a mass storage device, you will first need to disable USB debugging at: Settings -> Application -> Development -> disable USB debugging
Camera resolution 1600x1200 = 1.9 Megapixels (MP)

Package Contents

Dual SIM 3.5 Inch Capacitive Touchscreen Android 2.2 Cellphone
USB to mains power adapter (100-240v)
Micro USB Cable for power adapter
User Manual - English
Wired stereo earphones with clip
2x Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Why does my computer keep asking for drivers when I connect my phone/tablet PC with it via the USB cable?
First disable the debugging mode in Settings --> Applications --> Development --> USB debugging first:

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Then connect the phone with your computer via USB cable, the USB mount option would pop up:

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If the option does not pop up, please drag the top bar to the bottom and you will find the option:

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Is this a an original Android Cellphone?
Yes, the Android (OS) Operating System is an Open Source software, available from Google for developers