Ideal basic phone with serious texting skills and globe-trotting capabilities, the global-ready Pantech Jest 2 for Verizon Wireless comes equipped with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard for fast and easy socializing. In addition to voice and data connectivity on reliable Verizon Wireless 3G network, the Jest 2 allows you to enjoy wireless voice and data service in more than 200 countries.
The Jest 2 It comes with a Task bar key for quick access to Verizon Wireless services, dialing, favorites, recent calls, messaging, music, pictures, contacts and tools. It also features a full suite of messaging options, including text, picture, video and voice messaging, and mobile instant messaging, and you'll be able to view the mobile web via the included Opera Mini Browser.
Other features include a multi-format music player, Bluetooth 3.0 for hands-free devices and stereo music streaming, 2-megapixel camera/camcorder, microSD memory expansion to 32 GB (via optional cards), GPS for navigation and location services, access to personal e-mail, 1xRTT digital data connectivity, and up to 4.9 hours of talk time.
The Pantech Jest 2 weighs 4.1 ounces and measures 3.7 x 2.6 x 0.6 inches. Its 950 mAh lithium-ion battery is rated at up to 4.9 hours of talk time, and up to 321 hours (13+ days) of standby time. It runs on the CDMA 800/1900 frequencies and 1xRTT data frequency. It also offers quad-band GSM connectivity (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) when roaming in foreign territories.
Verizon Wireless Services
VZ Navigator Capable: With this GPS-enabled phone, you'll be able to access the Verizon Wireless VZ Navigator service (additional charges applicable) for voice-prompted turn-by-turn directions, heads-up alerts, local search of nearly 14 million points of interest in the US (such as landmarks, restaurants and ATMs), and detailed color maps.
VZW Backup Assistant: Automatically back up your mobile contacts to your online address book. If your phone is lost, stolen, or damaged, or you decide to upgrade, easily restore your saved address book to your new phone. You can also add, delete, edit, and print your contacts online and send the changes to your mobile phone.
2.4-inch LCD screen (320 x 240 pixels)
Bottom-sliding full QWERTY keyboard
Music player compatible with MP3, WMA, and unprotected AAC/AAC+ formats. Sync music from PC to phone, and create/manage playlists right on the phone.
Bluetooth connectivity (version 3.0) includes profiles for communication headset, hands-free car kits, and A2DP audio--enabling you to wirelessly stream your music to a pair of compatible Bluetooth stereo headphones or speaker dock.
Memory expansion via microSD card slot with support for optional cards up to 32 GB.
Organizer tools including calendar, alarm clock, tip calculator, notepad
Airplane mode allows you to listen to music while the cellular connectivity is turned off
Full suite of messaging options including text, picture and voice messaging; Mobile IM; Mobile Chat; Mobile Email; and Mobile Web.
USB 2.0 port with charge capabilities
3.5mm headset jack
Hearing Aid Compatibility =M3/T3
Bilingual Interface English and Spanish