Samsung first announced the impending arrival of the Blue Earth, the first solar-powered touchscreen phone, this past February. CNET Asia had the enviable opportunity to check out the Blue Earth in person at CommunicAsia. The verdict? Blue Earth is sleek, attractive, and aside form the presence a solar panel, much like any other smart phone.
Sony Ericsson released two new phones fashioned out of recycled materials today—the long-awaited GreenHeart C901 and the Naite—in an attempt to both boost its environmental credibility and reduce company carbon emissions 20% by 2015.