iRiver Cell Phone Is Pure Aluminum and Touchscreen GoodnessS

While everyone is trying to emulate the iPhone's look, iRiver keeps playing their own metallic tune: Following the design of the beautiful Spinn—although more conservative than their experimental products—the new iRiver cellphone also has a brushed metal look, featuring both a pad as a controlling device and a large touchscreen, which supports handwriting recognition and multiple dictionaries.

iRiver Cell Phone Is Pure Aluminum and Touchscreen GoodnessS

While it's not multitouch and its operating system may not be as advanced and powerful as the iPhone or Android OS, it looks like one to keep an eye on in the case it arrives to the US from Korea, where it will appear on March 9, next year. [Aving (Korea) via HallyuTech]