One of the big Oh Noes about working for Giz is getting to see sexy new phones, enjoying a quickening of the pulse and then thinking, "Buggerama," as you realize that said sodding cell is only available in Japan. Casio's W61CA uses Exilim technology to give you a five-megapixel camera that will survive rainstorms and being dunked in the bath. No surprise then, that it's being marketed as a sports phone, and comes in that sizzling yellow shade so beloved of Akio Morita. Full specs are below.

5.1 megapixel camera with self-timer button

35mm wide-angle lens

8x digital zoom


18.9 mm thick

2.7 inches wide QVGA high resolution LCD

Mobile English dictionary

Voice commands

Micro SD card slot


132 grams

320 hours standby

220 mins talk time


Earthquake warning system

Nabi disaster evacuation function

Calorie counter

Adelie Penguin anime story


Distance measurement


The W61CA comes in four colors: gold; white, green and yellow and I wish it was available in the West. [Casio via i4U]

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