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Samsung solar-powered handset comes to Pakistan
Photo: Company [Apr 13, 2009]

Samsung Electronics has launched a solar-powered cellular phone, the Solar Crest, in Pakistan.

The new Samsung solar-powered handset is designed with integrated solar panels. Sung Woo Han, country manager for Samsung, said the solar powered device will help consumers charge their phones without electricity.

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