Slider Sonic announced by Virgin Mobile USA

Sep 27 2005 - 08:24 AM ET | Kyocera, Virgin Mobile

kyocera-slider-sonic.gifVirgin Mobile USA today announced a music phone, the Kyocera Slider Sonic. The Sonic is based off of the Slider Remix, but has added music features to keep it in step with the rest of the mobile industry. This phone showed up on Virgin's website recently, but we now know a few more details.

Feaures of the Slider Sonic include:

  • microSD slot (32MB card included)
  • USB sync
  • Music player with support for WMA and MP3
  • AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)

The Kyocera Slider Sonic will be available in October at Virgin Mobile retail outlets for $249.99.