April 21, 2008
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Katana® LX by SANYO
Radiant Good Looks

Building on the success of the popular Katana family of handsets, Katana LX by SANYO brings a sophisticated look and feel to the Sprint Vision device portfolio. This slim device has an elegant mirrored finish with a translucent OLED LCD glowing through to subtly show time or caller ID. Katana LX by SANYO is family-friendly and affordable offering access to the essential features users need most on their wireless phone. Key features include Web and email access, VGA camera, speakerphone, integrated Bluetooth® technology, and large, colorful internal LCD screen. Katana LX by SANYO is available in three fashionable color options: Pacific Blue, Elegant Pink, and Liquid Graphite.


  • Sprint Vision® enabled offering Web and email access
  • Integrated Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
  • GPS-enabled supporting Sprint Navigation with turn-by-turn driving directions, traffic rerouting and more than 10 million local listings.
  • High-quality speakerphone
  • Text and SMS Voice Messaging capable
  • Voice-activated dialing
  • Phone as Modem capable
  • Voice memo for up to three minutes with a maximum of 100 recordings
  • Wireless Backup to easily manage your phone’s contacts list in the event that the phone is lost, stolen or damaged
  • Restrict and Lock allows the user to restrict calls and limit access to Vision services – valuable for parents or business managers.
  • Sprint Family Locator capable
  • Built-in productivity tools including a calendar, scheduler, to-do list, world clock, calculator, stopwatch and alarm clock
  • Internal phone book holds up to 300 entries each storing six numbers for a total of 500 numbers and up to 600 email and 300 Web addresses


  • VGA camera with dedicated internal and external keys
  • Picture caller ID
  • Customizable favorites menu
  • Downloadable screen savers, ring tones, applications and games
  • Three stylish color choices: Pacific Blue, Elegant Pink, and Liquid Graphite


  • Dimensions: 3.7” x 1.9” x 0.7” Weight: 3.4 ounces
  • Internal Display: 2.0” 65K color TFT LCD (128x160); External Display: OLED Glow-through
  • Standard rechargeable Lithium Ion (LiIon) battery provides up to 4.8 hours continuous talk time