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Pharos Traveler 117 2.8" GPS Smartphone (PTL117)

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The Traveler 117 is a GPS smartphone with 2.8” flush touch-screen VGA display. The Smartphone features the very latest 3.5G communications capability based on a tri-band UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA.
  • MacMall Part #: 7682057 
  • Manufacturer Part #: PTL117 
  • UPC: 0818948003010 
  • Platform: PC 

The Traveler 117 is a GPS smartphone with 2.8” flush touch-screen VGA display. The Smartphone features the very latest 3.5G communications capability based on a tri-band UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA and a quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE class 12 cellular modems.

It offers industry-leading 7.2Mb/s download and 2Mb/s upload speeds enabling fast Web browsing, email and other Internet services.There are two on-board cameras, a 2 MP digital camera for recording pictures and video, and a 0.3 MP camera for video conferencing.The unit comes with Pharos proprietary Smart Navigator software and server-based travel information and navigation service. Additionally, the device is pre-loaded with Microsoft Live Search, providing free information about traffic, gas prices, movie times and weather.

The Traveler 117 is powered by the Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1 with Microsoft Outlook Mobile (Calendar, Contacts, Tasks and Inbox), Word Mobile, Excel Mobile, PowerPoint Mobile, Internet Explorer Mobile, Picture, Notes, ActiveSync, Calculator, Game, Voice Recorder, MSN Messenger, Media Player 10. The device gives up to 7.5 hours of GSM talk time, 5 hours of WCDMA talk time and 200 hours of standby.

  • Qualcomm MSM7201-90, 400MHz Processor
  • 2.8” VGA 480 x 640, 65K color (can be expanded to 262K) TFT LCD with touch panel
  • Unlocked 3.5G smartphone for use on any GSM network
  • Tri-band 850/1900/2100 MHz, UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA: 384K/7.2M/2M bits per sec
  • Quad-band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, GSM/GPRS/EDGE
  • Built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 2MP camera for picture or video; 0.3MP front camera for video conference
  • Free real-time traffic, gas price, movie and weather information
  • Talk time: GSM: up to 7.5 hours ; WCDMA: up to 5 hours;200 hours of standby
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and Windows Media Player
  • Outlook Contacts, Calendar and Tasks
  • Email and Internet Explorer

  – Operating System: Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional
  – Processor: Qualcomm MSM7201-90, 400MHz
  – Memory: 256MB Flash ROM, 128MB SDRAM
  – Display: 2.8" Resistive TFT LCD
  – Resolution: 480 x 640 VGA with 18-bit 65K colors
  – Digital: CMOS, 2.0 mega pixels, fix focus
  – Camera/camcorder: Up to 1600 x 1200 resolution / 0.3 mega pixels front

camera for video conference
  – Antenna: Embedded (2G/3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS)
  – TV out slot: Through 2.5mm Audio jack with AV cable (cable is not included)
  – Battery: 1410 mAh Li-Ion, rechargeable/replaceable


  – Unlocked with one SIM card slot
  – GSM Quad band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  – EDGE / GPRS Class 12
  – Tri-band 850/1900/2100 MHz
  – UMTS 384Kb/s, HSDPA 7.2Mb/s, HSUPA 2Mb/s
  – Talk time: GSM: up to 7.5h; WCDMA: up to 5h; 200h of standby

Technical Specs

Product Type Smartphone
Form Factor Touch
Integrated Components Rear-facing camera, front-facing camera, navigation
Width 2.3 in
Depth 0.6 in
Height 4.4 in
Weight 4.8 oz
Technology WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
Band WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Mobile Broadband Generation 3G
Service Provider Not specified
Operating System Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional
Input Device Touch screen
Messaging & Internet
Messaging Services Windows Live Messenger (MSN Messenger)
Max Data Transfer Rate 7.2 Mbps
Data Transmission GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA
Wireless Interface IEEE 802.11b/g, Bluetooth 2.0 EDR
Clock Speed 400 MHz
Supported Flash Memory Cards microSD
Rear-facing Camera
Sensor Resolution 2 Megapixel
Optical Sensor Type CMOS
Still Image Resolutions 1600 x 1200
Type LCD display
Technology TFT
Diagonal Size 2.8"
Display Resolution 640 x 480 pixels
Color Depth 262,144 colors
Connector Type USB ¦ Headphones - sub-mini-phone 2.5 mm
Technology Lithium ion
Capacity 1410 mAh
Run Time Details Talk - up to 450 min
Included Accessories Headphones , USB cable, power adapter
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