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Time to Go Windows Phone

Life is full of people, events, music, photos, and videos. A Windows Phone® GoFone™ lets you enjoy it all everywhere you go…

The GoFone GF47W with Windows Phone 8.1 puts the smart into smartphone. This super-sized phone is available at a breakthrough price, and its perfect for staying connected to everything in your life when you’re on the Go. Call and message family, work on Microsoft Office documents, surf the internet, send an email or use your favourite Windows Phone apps, all from the palm of your hand. Please read on to see why we think the GoFone is one of the best Windows Phone’s around…

  • Windows Phone 8.1

  • 4.7” Multi-Touchscreen

  • 1280 x 720 HD IPS Screen (312PPI)

  • Tough Dragontrail™ Screen

  • 3G / Wi-Fi Internet

  • Dual SIM (Micro), Dual Standby 

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core CPU

  • Super-thin – 7.2mm

  • Lightweight – 130g

  • GPS – Sat Nav

  • Thousands of Business & Home Apps*

  • 2MP Selfie Cam, 8MP Digital Camera

  • Bluetooth 4.0

Load up on Apps, Apps & more Apps

Open the Windows Store right from your start screen to browse and download games and apps for Entertainment, Work, Social Networking, Kids, Education, Business, Travel and a whole lot more. Find old favorites and hot new apps – theres loads for free.

Find the apps you love on your GoFone. Discover apps that send real-time updates to your Live Tiles. Whether it’s new Vine videos, the latest News, Live Stock prices or daily deals on Groupon, the stuff that matters to you is alive on your Start screen. And your GoFone is always on the lookout for new apps based on your preferences.

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Social Networking

GoFone is the perfect way to stay in touch with all your family and friends using social networking. If you love Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram you can download Social apps to keep you in touch everywhere you go.

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a thing of beauty

The GoFone looks the business. Its super snazzy design is an amazing 7.2mm thick and at an unbelievable 95 grams you’ll be amazed how it feels in your hand! Our designers have managed to make it so thin because of the cutting edge, super strong Asahi® Dragontail™ glass screen that is scratch-resistant, crack-resistant, and environmentally friendly.

7.2mm thin, 95g light,

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The Power of Snapdragon™

At the heart of the GoFone is the Snapdragon™ processor. It handles the toughest jobs with ease while also intelligently powering down on more simple tasks meaning it gives incredible speed without draining your battery.

The Snapdragon™’s GPU is the powerhouse behind incredible 3D graphics capabilities. Whether it’s rendering 3D objects in an augmented reality app or enabling amazing of gameplay, the GPU is a serious number crunching machine.™

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The GoFone’s other amazing dragon is the super-tough Dragontrail® glass thats used to protect the incredible 1280×720 HD IPS screen. With 16 million colours and 321 PPI everything looks incredible, and its scratch-resistant and crack-resistant, so the GoFone is right at home in your pocket or handbag.

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Do more with Windows Phone

GoFone is optimized to help you do more. You get an intuitive smartphone keyboard, intelligent storage, better data usage, a battery that lasts longer, collaborative tools, amazing cloud services, and the world’s best mobile Office software included as standard**…

With Office you can create, edit, and share Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote files on the Go

The Office Hub on your GoFone is where you can work on your Microsoft Office documents, presentations, and spreadsheets. Go there to find and open files, make changes to them, and with OneDrive you can even work in the cloud with your colleagues

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Photo Fantastic

The best camera is the one you have with you…

GoFone GF47W has a 2MP selfie camera which you can then quickly upload to Facebook, Tumblr or Instagram. Its also got an awesome 8MP rear AutoFocus Digital Camera and Video with LED Flash so everyone can be a great photographer.

You can shoot, edit, and share photos instantly. Capture multiple photos with one press of the camera button, so you can get that perfect action shot It’s easy to find photos since they are automatically organized by date, location, and activity.

Apps like Instagram and Photosynth help you enhance your photos. Lens apps, built in to your camera, add great filters and special effects.

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Games

GoFone with Xbox opens the Xbox world wherever you go. On Xbox Live you can stay connected to gaming achievements, friends, and multiplayer action, as well as enjoying the best mobile games around.

Music

Play and manage your music collection, buy songs from the Xbox Music Store, or stream and download unlimited content with an Xbox Music Pass. It’s the easiest way to get all the music you love right on your GoFone.

Video

Xbox Video brings the latest movies and TV shows to your GoFone and makes it easy to watch what you love wherever you go. Rent and buy new blockbuster movies and favorite classics, or catch up on last night’s episodes of the hottest TV shows.

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Why Go Windows Phone?

Your life is full. Full of people, events, music, photos, and videos. The reinvented the Windows & Windows Phone experience is consistent across all your GoFone, GoTab, and PCs—so you can shoot, share, work, and play everywhere you Go.

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With OneDrive, your photos, home videos, and Office documents go wherever you go.*

Get to your documents from virtually anywhere. Start working on a document on your computer, and then continue on your GoFone. Or you can do it the other way around.

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Make free Skype to Skype video and voice calls as well as send instant messages to friends and family around the world.

It’s the perfect companion to help you stay connected on the move. Upgrade a regular phone call to a Skype video call with just a tap.

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Internet Explorer is your window to the web, and is now built for touch —now with larger tabs, simpler controls, & fluid response to gestures, its better than ever.

Internet Explorer harnesses the power of GoFone hardware acceleration, so sites load faster & browsing is smoother.

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Search the whole internet with Bing’s detailed search algorithms. Find movie times, local deals, directions, and much more.

Local Scout lists nearby happenings, Bing Music tells you the song that’s playing, and Bing search will find exactly what you need and more…

Find My Phone

It’s nerve-wracking when you can’t find your phone. Find My Phone can ring, lock or erase your GoFone, or show it on a map.

Auto-Backup

When you sign in with your Microsoft account, you can automatically* backup to the cloud if something happens to your GoFone.

Driving Mode

Driving Mode can help reduce distractions from your GoFone while you’re behind the wheel. Turn this feature on to limit notifications on the lock screen (including texts, calls and quick status alerts) until you’re safely parked. You can even send automatic replies when someone tries to contact you, so they won’t worry when you can’t get back to them.

Join the club

So you’ve taken the plunge and decided to try a completely new kind of smartphone – well done, we salute you!

Windows Phone is designed so that it’s easy to dive straight in. You should be able to transfer most of your important stuff (contacts, calendars, music, docs & photos) to your GoFone from Android or iPhone using these straightforward guides.

GoFone Supersized

If you want to see stuff from your GoFone – like family photos, apps or a movie– on a bigger screen then no worries!

It’s simple to do if you have the FREE Project My Screen app and a USB cable (included in the box). Its easy to set up and shows an exact ‘duplicate’ in ‘real-time’ of your GoFone’s screen on your PC / Laptop’s screen.

Word Flow

The world’s fastest, easiest, and most intuitive smartphone keyboard. Word Flow, a feature that suggests words and corrects misspellings. Shape writing offers a fast, accurate alternative to typical typing on your phone. Glide your finger around the keyboard and words take shape.

Narrator

Narrator [beta] is a screen reader that reads text aloud to allow users who are visually impaired, blind or otherwise have trouble reading to use the GoFone.

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Action Centre

In one downwards swipe you can see all your updates in one quick, easy to digest place. Notifications like email, texts, and social media updates show up in byte-sized form.

You can also access four personalized quick actions, so you can easily switch on and off Wi-Fi, Airplane mode, Bluetooth etc so you can maximise your battery life with ease.

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Health & Fitness

Step out with a healthy lifestyle

Calorie, step & GPS activity tracking, workout videos, symptom checker and great articles from trusted sources to help you stay healthy and fit. Set your daily calorie goal, record what you eat and get nutritional information for over 300,000 foods. Choose from hundreds of workouts and exercises with step-by-step instructions, photos and videos. Use the GPS tracker to record your time, distance, pace and calories burned while you run, bike and do other outdoor activities.

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Take it personally

The world’s most personal smartphone

GoFone has Live Tiles, which brings personalised information right to your Start screen. Pin your friends & family to see their timeline posts, status updates, and tweets in real time. You can pin apps, websites, music albums, and whatever else you can’t live without.

Its for you & yours

Photos, news from friends, your favorite apps and sites—put what’s most important to you on your Start screen.

You can rearrange your Start screen Tiles and adjust their size based on the stuff you really care about.

Live in Colour

With columns of personalized Tiles and the ability to switch your phone’s accent color your GoFone is as personal as you are. Choose your colors and move stuff around until it’s just the way you like it. Pick a favorite photo to shine through certain Tiles. Another way your GoFone reflects what matters most.

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GoFone puts People first

The People Hub on Windows Phone is more than just a digital address book. It helps you connect and stay in touch with the people you care about while cutting through clutter to show you the information that really matters.

Dual SIM for Work & Home

With a dual SIM Windows Phone, you have more choices when it comes to your mobile network connection. Choose which SIM you want to use based on which one has a better price for mobile data or where one mobile network gives you a better signal than the other. The dual SIM GoFone can also help you keep your work and personal life separate if you want – use one SIM for work and the other for personal, but only carry one phone.

On a dual SIM phone, you’ll get two Phone Tiles and two Messaging Tiles on your Start screen, so you can just tap the Tile for the SIM you want to use to call or text

Family Room

Rooms and Groups in Windows Phone cut through contact clutter so you can stay in touch with the people who matter most—family, friends from the neighborhood, your book club.

Add people to Groups to stay current with their social updates, or message them all at once. Family Rooms are an invitation-only place on your phone—and on the phones of the other members—where you can share a private calendar, photos, videos, and notes, and start a group chat. When you invite someone to a room, they’ll receive a text message with a link to join.

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Keeping you connected

The GoFone has dual micro SIM card slots so its the perfect way to manage both your personal and business lives using only 1 phone. You can also choose the particular SIM you want to use, for example, you might choose one SIM instead of the other because it costs less for data. You can call, text, video call on Skype* and keep up with the latest goings on with People Hub.

The GoFone has Wi-Fi b|g|n as well as 3G WCDMA connectivity* so you can connect to mobile internet to surf the web on the go. Its also got Bluetooth 4.0 (Low Energy) so you can hook your GoFone up to external accessories like a Bluetooth Speaker or Headset.

Specification

4.7″ GoFone Windows Phone 8.1 – GF47W

Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 Operating System
• Straightforward to navigate, powerful OS
• Virtual On-screen Keyboard with WordFlow
Voice Control & Cortana Personal Assistant
• Intuitive to use and to learn

 


 

Office

Office Mobile software**
Word, PowerPoint, Excel & OneNote**
• Create, edit & save office documents
• Work on your phone or in the Cloud

 


 

Apps

• Search and Download thousands of Apps
• Apps for School, Work, Productivity, Office
• Apps for Fun, Gaming, Puzzles, News,
• Apps for Messaging, Social Networking, Sharing
Note: requires internet access, and Microsoft Account- terms apply.

 


 

Inputs & Outputs

Micro USB 2.0 (For power and data)
• Micro SD Card Slot – expand your storage (max 32GB)
3.5mm Audio Port – play music to earphones or speakers
Dual Micro SIM Slots
• Accelerometer
• Ambient Light Sensor
• Proximity Sensor
• Magnetometer

 


 

Battery

Large 1800mAh Lithium-Polyper
• Quick Charge
• ~260Hr Standby Time (2G)
• ~240Hr Standby Time (3G)
• ~23Hr Talk Time (2G)
• ~14Hr Talk Time (3G)
• ~4Hr Web Browsing/Video Playback

 


 

Dimensions

• Super-Thin – 7.2mm
• Dimensions – 135 x 61 x 7.2mm
• Lightweight – 95grams

Hardware

• Quad Core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™
4 x 1GHz CPUs
• MSM8212 Chipset
Qualcomm® Adreno GPU Graphics Chip
1GB RAM DDR3

 


 

Storage

8GB solid-state storage*
• Micro SD Card Slot (maximum 32GB)
15GB Free OneDrive Cloud Storage*

 


 

3G & Wi-Fi

3G WCDMA
– (42Mbps Download / 5.7Mbps Upload)
Dual SIM Slots
– Micro SIM Slot
– 1 x 2G GSM, 1 x 3G WCDMA
Wi-Fi Internet Enabled
• 802.11 b/g/n high speed wireless (requires Wi-Fi broadband access*)
HTML5 Internet, eMail, Messaging, Social Networking

 


 

Digital Cameras

2MP Front ‘Selfie’ Camera (FF)
8MP Rear Digital Camera
– with Autofocus
LED Flash

 


 

Music & Audio

• Play and stream music & internet radio
• Play FM Radio (requires earphones)
• Listen via onboard speakers,
or via earphones or external speakers (not included)
• Frequency response: 20-20,000Hz

 


 

Photos

• Enjoy Digital Photos or Pictures you’ve downloaded
• Enjoy stills from the webcam
• JPG, JPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG
• Set your own photos as the Start Screen image

Crystal Colour Display

• 4.7 inch diagonal display
1280 x 800 pixels
IPS Technology
• 16 Million colours
312PPI High resolution display
G-sensor – automatic screen rotation (landscape to portrait)

 


 

Capacitive Touchscreen

Capacitive Touchscreen
Multi-Touch Technology – screen senses 5 finger input
Asahi® Dragontrail™ scratch-resistant screen
• Pinch to zoom webpages or photos, use multi-touch apps
• Virtual on-screen QWERTY keyboard
• Supports Capacitive Stylus input (stylus not included)

 


 

Guarantee

• 12 Month Guarantee – Terms & Conditions apply
• Limited, Non-Transferable Return to Base
UK Technical Support Helpdesk
• Message, UK Phone, eMail, Website Support

 


 

Environmental

• RoHS Certified
• Free of brominated compounds
• Free of clorinated compounds
• Free of antimony trioxide
• Mercury-free LED-backlit display
• Arsenic-free display

 


 

What’s in the box?

• 4.7″ GoFone GF47W
• Mains power adaptor
• Quick Start Guide
• UK Technical Support
• 12 Month Guarantee

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Features, apps, and services are subject to change and may not be available depending on where you live, your service provider, device, or Windows Phone software version. A Microsoft account, network connectivity, and data service contract may be required to use certain features; fees may apply. Phone pricing determined by the seller or service provider. A service contract may be required and other restrictions may apply. Some services requires use of the same Microsoft account across devices. Availability of Apps from the Windows Phone Store may vary. Specifications and services are subject to change without notice.

GoFone is a registered trademark of My Go Ltd. Windows Phone, Microsoft, Xbox, Office, OneDrive, Skype, Bing, Outlook, Cortana are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Snapdragon is a registered trademark of QUALCOMM Incorporated. Dragontrail is a registered trademark of Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.