Korea/Japan Week: KDDI's waterproof digital TV phone that works underwater

Stuart Dredge Korea/Japan Week, Mobile phones Leave a Comment

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“Who would like to watch TV while they’re in the bath?” asked a chap from Japanese operator KDDI, during his presentation this morning at the company’s Design Studio in Tokyo. Er…

Anyway, it was a cue to show off the W53SA phone, which lets you watch 1seg digital TV (that’s the Japanese standard), but is also fully waterproof, so works even when you dunk it in a big bowl of water. Which I proceeded to do:

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By Stuart Dredge | October 11th, 2007