Posted: 06/14/07 01:27 PM
HUMMER Launches the HUMMER HT1, Designed and Distributed by ModeLabs Group
DETROIT, Michigan and PARIS, June 13/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HUMMER, a division of General Motors Corporation, announces the launch of the very first mobile phone exclusively designed and distributed by the CDM - Customized Design Manufacturer - ModeLabs Group.
Inspired by the design and high-end finish of the wheels and grille of HUMMER vehicles, the HUMMER HT1 offers a unique style with its slider shape and touch panel that combines leading-edge technology and design with a range of colours: Yellow, Khaki and Sand.
This unique and powerful mobile is both versatile and multimedia accessible with essential tools such as: triband, Bluetooth stereo, data modem, USB port, micro SD memory card extension, FM radio, 2-megapixel camera with digital zoom, audio player (MP3), video recorder (MEPG4), email, and more.
The refined, user-friendly interface can be customised with the authentic HUMMER paint colours and with exclusive HUMMER content (10 wallpapers and 2 videos).
The pack includes two battery covers (camouflage colours). The HUMMER HT1 allows every user to select their own style.
Specially designed protective covers and leather cases will also be offered to match the quintessential HUMMER features and were created to provide increased rugged durability for the HT1.
"By designing a mobile for HUMMER, ModeLabs Group has continued to demonstrate its ability to support international brands in the mobile telephone market", states Gregory Bonniot, ModeLabs Group VP Marketing. "Thanks to our international network of subsidiaries, HUMMER HT1 will be distributed in Europe in early June and on other countries very soon."
HUMMER is a division of General Motors Corporation, one of the world's largest vehicle manufacturers, which employs about 321,000 people globally. HUMMER is one of the fastest growing truck brands, with a product line-up that consists of the H2, H2 SUT, H3 and the H3X. There are 173 HUMMER dealers in the United States. Information on HUMMER products is available at www.hummer.com
About ModeLabs Group
ModeLabs Group, the creator of the "Mobile On Demand"TM offer, is a customized design manufacturer (CDM) specializing in mobiles phones using new generation technology. The company designs, develops and markets mobile phone handsets, accessories and services in an integrated and flexible manner for mobile phone operators, retailers and mass market brands.
Thanks to the combination of its marketing expertise, its cutting-edge technological know-how and its flexible "fabless" organization, ModeLabs Group is meeting the growing demand for Telecom market segmentation by giving mass market brands, operators/MVNO and distributors the opportunity to create their own range of mobile phones, accessories and services.