The so long waited dual SIM smartphones with 3G capabilities are now entering the market. One of the first of its kind is the HD958, from HOT. With the introduction of the low-cost Qualcomm MSM7227 chipset, it becames quite a feasible option for dual SIM smartphone manufacturers because it offers advanced processing and rich multimedia while supporting HSDPA/HSUPA for broadband data speeds over 3G networks.
As of today, HD958 runs Android OS, in its version 2.2 (Froyo), although it's announced that an update to version 2.3 (Gingerbread) will be released in the future.
Name: Qualcomm MSM7227 CPU: 600 MHz ARM11™ GPU: Adreno 200 Instruction set: ARMv6
Embedded:OS: Android 2.2.1 (Froyo)
(width x height x depth):
118 x 61 x 12.8 millimetres Weigth: 147 grams Color: Black
Capacity: 1850 mAh
RAM:capacity: 512 MB ROM-capacity: 512 MB Expansion slot: microSD memory card, supporting up to 32 GB
Primary phone: GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS900, UMTS2100 Secondary phone: GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900 Data links: GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA
Type: Sharp LCD capacitive touchscreen Size: 3.8 inches, WVGA resolution (480 x 800 pixels)
Main (rear): 5 megapixels with autofocus Secondary (front): 0.3 megapixels
Bluetooth (802.15): Bluetooth 2.1 + Enhanced Data Rate Wireless LAN / Wi-Fi (802.11): IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g USB: USB 2.0 Client, Hi-Speed (480 Mbit/s)
USB Series Micro-B (Micro-USB) connector
Built-in GPS module: SiRF III chipset GPS antenna: Internal Complementary GPS services: A-GPS (Assisted GPS)
Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light sensors Analog Radio: FM radio (87.5-108 MHz)