Top 10 Eco Friendly Cell Phones
Green mobiles are the latest innovation from cell phone manufacturers. Many cell phone companies have come up with environment friendly mobile phones, keeping their customers’ concern for environment as a priority. These mobile phones are made from polymer compounds and metals. Some of these organisations also divert a part of their profit towards eco-friendly development. Therefore, if you want to contribute towards the protection of our environment, following is a list of eco-friendly phones which should make to the top of your Christmas shopping list.
1. Sony Ericsson Hazel J20:
Price: USD 234.662
Manufacture: Sony Ericsson The eco friendly Sony Ericsson J20 Hazel is an elegant slider based design. It has a 2.6 inches TFT screen for clear display and a vibrant resolution of 240×320 pixels. The dimensions are 102×49.5×16 mm. The phone is quite light: only 120 grams in weight. The Hazel has 5 MP camera for capturing trademark Sony quality images. It has an LED based flash, and apps like face recognition, just like the latest Sony cameras. The mobile has 1 GB internal memory which can be expanded to 16 GB with the help of an SD card. It also sports GPRS, EDGE and Wi-Fi technology enabled functionalities.
2. Sharp Solar Hybrid SH6230C:
Price: USD 359.98
Manufacture: Sharp Solar
Commercial batteries, which are a major source of pollution, have not been used in the Sharp Solar Hybrid SH6230C. Instead, the phone runs on solar charged batteries. The phone has 2.9” display for superior color performance. The integrated camera is of 5 MP. The screen is the latest innovation in terms of low battery performance. The Sharp Solar Hybrid comes in two vibrant colors. The phone is not yet widely available throughout the world as it has only been launched for testing in China.
3. Nokia 700:
Price: USD 428.518
The Nokia 700 is a Symbian OS based phone with Symbian Belle Technology. It is equipped with a 1 GHz processor. The display is of 3.2” with AMOLED based touch experience. This touch phone weighs only 96 grams. The Nokia 700 comes with an internal memory storage of 2 GB which can be expanded up to 32 GB with an SD card. The phone has a 5 MP camera for superior image quality.
4. Puma Phone:
Price: USD 104.99
Puma has launched a special eco-friendly phone which runs on solar charged batteries. It has a special indicator that informs you about the need of carrying the bulky charger. It is a smart phone that competes with the best mobiles manufactured by the established players. The company is optimistic about this sports phone with 2.8” touch screen. The Puma phone has a 3.2 MP camera. It has pedometer and other sports applications installed for sports related usage.
5. LG POP GD510:
Price: USD 171.737
The LG GD510 Pop is a touchscreen smart phone. It is actually a multimedia phone which sports a 3 MP camera and 3″ touch screen. It has both the resources and means to be the best touchscreen phone available in the market right now. It can run a variety of music formats to suit your every need. The LG Pop is made from aluminum which gives it strength and lightness at the same time. It weighs only 87 grams even with the batteries fitted inside.
6. Sony Ericsson Aspen:
Price: USD 311.652
Manufacture: Sony Ericsson
The Sony Ericsson Aspen is a Windows OS based mobile phone. It has the features of Windows Office Mobile and Windows Media Player Mobile for both text and multimedia functioning. It has a 3.2 MP camera with touchscreen and QWERTY keypad. The Aspen is compatible with all the major networks to give you the best entertainment options.
7. Samsung S7550 Blue Earth:
Price: USD 185.346
This Quad Band cell phone can work with GSM networks in all major frequency ranges. The phone is equipped with a 3.15 MP Camera with a 3” TFT touchscreen. The phone memory can be expanded up to 16 GB. The long solar recharge battery life (550 hrs standby) makes it a top choice.
8. Motorola W233:
Price: USD 55.3757
The Motorola W233 is another eco-friendly phone added to Motorola’s stable. The phone body is made from recyclable thermoplastic material. This phone can be gifted to anyone with any type of SIM card.
9. Sony Ericsson Elm J10i2:
Price: USD 77.8032
Manufacture: Sony Ericsson
The Sony Ericsson Elm has a dimension of 110×45×14 mm and weighs only 90 grams. The 2.2” inches TFT screen gives a vibrant display. The phone has an inbuilt 280 MB memory but it can be expanded to 16 GB. The camera has 5 MP resolution camera with an excellent still and video capturing quality. This JAVA phone is full of amazing applications.
10. Sony Ericsson Xperia Neo:
Price: USD 356.120
Manufacture: Sony Ericsson
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Neo is the latest smartphone offering by the cellphone giant. This multimedia phone is equipped with video and still capturing capabilities. It can be connected to your television through an HDMI port.The phone is based on Android OS and is full of Android apps. This touch phone can capture video at 720p format which can be viewed on its 3.7″ screen. The phone can capture images even in low light with Exmor R technology.
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