KDDI au will be launching a new phone, the Sony Ericsson Cyber‐shot S006 16.2 megapixel mobile phone. It’s a slider which is built in with a staggering 16.2 megapixel camera and offers ISO 12800 because of it’s exmor R image sensor.
The Cyber‐shot S006 comes with a 3.3-inch 480×854 touchscreen, slide-out QWERTY keyboard. This camera phone has many other features like bluetooth, WiFi, a microSDHC card slot, IrDA support and support for high speed internet access. The S006 also supports GSM/CDMA for dual mode global roaming. Additionally, the Cyber-Shot S006 is also a waterproof camera phone, it would be interesting to know whether this is just rain resistant or actually waterproof to a certain depth.
Some people might classify this phone as a camera with a phone because 16.2 megapixels is considerably higher than what most cameras have. Indeed, it seems most phones to launch with high end cameras on board seem to land in Japan. Overall, this phone / camera is very stylish looking and slim with an added touch of bling.