Maybe Motorola is onto something with this T.J. Hooker-style units of years past, some of the new models are barely distinguishable from fashion-conscious mobile phones.stuff. After all, it's one of the few functions the iPhone doesn't have (yet). And unlike the
In fact, according to SlashGear, Motorola's new i425 handset serves as both phone and walkie-talkie, with GPS features thrown in for good measure, all in a black or white case that's a half-inch thick and weighs 3.88 ounces. It's available from Sprint's Boost Mobile service on a pay-as-you-go plan.
Why does anyone need a walkie-talkie, you might ask? Because after your "" successfully predicts when when the Big One will hit, you'll still be able to make calls. Maybe.