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The Siemens SL45i is more than just one of the first Java phones to be released in Europe—it's actually a lean, mean, fine-tuned gameplaying machine.
To accomplish this, Siemens has put out one of the most advanced Micro Java APIs. The API not only fully supports MIDP, but offers the software developer some additional capabilities:
Create sprites and sounds using a Game API
Send SMS messages
Access the phone book and make calls
Beam data via the phone's infrared port
Access the phone's side keys
Motorola, Siemens, and Ericsson have announced that they will ...