Waterproof One Seg functionality
With a waterproof rating equivalent to IPX5 (JIS IP) and IPX7 (JIS IP), you no longer need to worry about splashes. Use the 823P in bathrooms or poolside with total peace of mind. The LCD AI, light-sensing screen with auto brightness allows easy outdoor viewing of mail and One Seg broadcasts.
No communication charge for watching Digital TV (One Seg).
Simple transparent design
A smooth, rounded design and vivid color variations give the 823P a tropical look. Bright, easy-to-hold, and easy-to-use, its Wave Tile Keys® are simple to operate even with long fingernails. The 823P also features the popular One-push Open™ function.
Waterproof and mobile with 3.0-inch widescreen QVGA LCD
The 823P features the largest 3.0-inch widescreen QVGA LCD on any waterproof handset with One Seg functionality. Enjoy clear, bright colors with Mobile PEAKS Processor™ high-resolution technology. Protect your screen from wandering eyes with one-touch View Blind™.
|Weight (approx.)||132 g|
|Dimensions (approx.)||50.0 (W) × 108.0 (H) × 17.6 mm (D) (closed, excluding protrusions)|
(in normal reception conditions)
|220 minutes (3G)|
(when phone not in use)
|600 hours (3G)|
|Charging Time (approx.)||130 minutes|
new, fully charged battery. Calculations are based on handsets used in Japan (3G) with IP service, incoming Graphic Mail and S! Applications notification disabled.
Some content may not be available for SoftBank 3G models. Please check availability when you switch your contract to these models.
- IPX5: Handset will continue to operate when sprayed with water from a 6.3 mm diameter nozzle at a distance of 3 m for more than three minutes at a rate of 12.5 liters/minute from any direction. IPX7: Inside of handset will remain dry and handset will continue to operate when submerged in still tap water at room temperature to a depth of 1 m for approximately 30 minutes.
- Do not allow handset to come into contact with or be submerged in soap, detergent, sauce, juice, soda or seawater. Waterproof ratings only apply to tap water. Also, do not submerge handset in very hot or cold water.
- Interactive services and information retrieved from the web will incur communication charges.
- Waterproof mobile phones with One Seg functionality (excluding PHS and PDA models) are for sale in Japan as of May 31, 2008 (source: Panasonic Mobile Communications).
- Compatible with microSD™ memory cards.
- The 823P has no internal camera so user's image will not be sent for Video Calls.
- With SoftBank 3G Handsets, a valid USIM Card must be inserted to use the TV and camera functions.
- All screen shots simulated. Actual images may vary.