Battery life meanwhile is fairly decent, and we managed to get almost 15 hours of playback out of it same as the latest iPod using headphones, although using the speakers seemed to cut this in half. Launched on September 7, in San Francisco , California , the E1 is the first phone to be integrated with Apple’s iTunes music player, the next phone being the first iPhone in It will display cover art on the k-colour screen where available and allows you to group tunes by song, artist, album, genre or playlist in the usual manner. Today in Apple history: It worked well – including the itunes function. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.
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Additional Product Features Display Resolution. The Z6originally known as the Rizr Z6, was released on July 7, When playing music, the phone goes back into standby mode while displaying onscreen soft controls and album art.
Motorola ROKR E1
Up to 7 hours Stand-by: The Z6 supports the following video formats: The mobile world might finally get exciting again in Lithium ion battery, Talk time: And by the way, prying out the battery can be tricky. Unlike the Shuffle however, the ROKR allows you to view the tracks you’re carrying, along with album artwork and roke details.
The complete Motorola Rokr E8 list of specifications are: The Bottom Line An older model handset that Motorola has tried to resuscitate by building in support for iTunes — but in our eyes, there is no real hope for this incarnation. Give the handset more memory, a higher number of songs allowed to synchronise, easier navigation, consistent menus and a cleaner design and we might be able to recommend it. Skip to main content.
It’s also very easy to replace tracks with any others you’d prefer simply by dragging and dropping and you can set up playlists to make loading quicker. Features We love the concept of an iPod-like phone but Motorola’s implementation seems to miss the mark in a few regards.
To be fair, Motorola doesn’t claim the ROKR is an iPod replacement, and is pitching it more as a phone with which you can store a decent selection of music for when you’re on the move.
In the end, the Rokr E1 proved disastrous.
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Views Read Edit View history. The speed issue is evident in the controls as well, which seem to have a delay of about a second or so between pressing buttons and seeing them take effect, which makes mlto awkward at best and confusing at worst. Still, it is adequate for displaying photos on the phone’s screen and for sending pictures messages.
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Additionally, the phone features a 3. Other E1 features include a VGA camera, tri-band connectivity, video player, stereo speakers, lights that flash in time with ringtones and support for microSD TransFlash memory — a MB card came bundled with our review handset but this might vary with different operators. Our first download, which included some lengthy jazz and classical numbers, managed to squeeze on just 68 tunes.
Mto show this again. Archived from the original on There’s no click wheel but there is a dedicated key on the front to access the iTunes music player, which is then navigated using the stubby joystick.
Both E8 and EM30 uses the ModeShift technology and this enables the phone to switch from talk to music with one touch special music keys light up when playing music Coupled with in-build CrystalTalk technology a Motorola patentcrisp and clear conversations is possible in noisy environments. The ZN50 was released in July as a high-end phone in the Rokr series. The Good First phone compatible with iTunes.
Extremely slow music transfer. It is in fact a fairly standard Motorola phone with all the usual features.
Normally the phone only runs on tri-band GSM networks, though some have found an exploit to get it to run on Quad Band networks and over Edge.
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