Disney wishes upon an Android phone

Sadly the Disneyphone is only available in Japan, yet another reason why the Japanese are just so much better than us.

The Disneyphone is available in six designs: mouse-patterned white, pink, gold, the Disney castle, Minnie Mouse polka dots, and a generic plant print. Disney

Usually when we refer to something as a Mickey Mouse phone, we're not being generous. Today is different. Disney. Japan. Android. Smartphone. Boom--four of our favorite things, coming together like two dogs hoovering up a piece of spaghetti, as Disney stamps its distinctively eared brand on an Android phone.

The Disneyphone will run version 2.2 of Google's mobile operating system, Android. Sadly it's only available in Japan--yet another reason why the Japanese are just so much better than us .

Read more of " Android is a wish your heart makes as Disney launches smart phone in Japan " at Crave UK.

About the author

Rich Trenholm is a senior editor at CNET where he covers everything from phones to bionic implants. Based in London since 2007, he has travelled the world seeking out the latest and best consumer technology for your enjoyment.


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