The URBANO PROGRESSO is the world’s first smartphone*1 to be equipped with Smart Sonic Receiver technology which transmits clear voice quality to the user directly through vibrations in the handset’s display screen — a technology co-developed by Kyocera and KDDI Corporation, based on Kyocera’s proprietary advanced ceramic technology.
The new model is part of Kyocera’s DIGNO®-branded smartphone series, complete with various features including a stylish and sophisticated design using a metallic shell; 4.0-inch OLED “Luminous Display®"; compatibility with WiMAX™ high-speed Internet service; and connection with up to eight devices via Wi-Fi® tethering.
*1 First in the world for a smartphone (including Android™, iOS, Windows® Phone OS, Windows® 7, Windows Mobile®, BlackBerry®OS, SymbianOS). Based on research by NEO Marketing; as of April 25, 2012.
Where to Buy
|au by KDDI Japan|
|Availability and Networks|
|Operators||au by KDDI|
|Type||Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) (1500 mAH)|
|Talk time||8 hours|
|Standby time (max)||360 hours|
|Storage and Memory|
|Removable storage||microSD card (2GB included, max 32GB)|
KDDI : CDMA2000 1xEV-DO MC-Rev.A(800MHz/2GHz)/WiMAX(2.5GHz)
|OS Version||Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)|
|Size and Weight|
65.0 mm (w)|
125.0 mm (h)
10.8 mm (d)
|Screen size||4.0 (inches)|
|Screen resolution||WVGA (800 x 480)|
|CPU||QUALCOMM MSM 8655 1.4GHz|
|Audio / headphone jack||USB|
Waterproof (IPX5 / IPX7)