Nova Media announced Friday the release of Phone Plugins 2.3.3, an update to the Mac OS X utility that adds support for 20 new phones from Samsung, Nokia, and Sony Ericsson. Phone Plugins allows Mac users to send and receive text messages and make phone calls through the cell phones directly through their Mac.
The software works through Address Book by adding a choice to the contextual menu when right-clicking on a phone number. The new phones supported are:
- Nokia: 5630 XpressMusic, 5730 XpressMusic, 6710 Navigator, 6720 classic, 6730 classic, 6760 slide, 6790 Surge, E55, E72
- Samsung: M8800 Pixon, M8910 Pixon, S5600, S7220, S7350, S8000, S8300, S5230
- Sony Ericsson: Aino U10, F100i, J105i, Satio U1i, T715, Yari U100
The update is free to registered users. The full version is priced at US$9.95 (€18,84). You can find the update at Noca Media's Web site. The software requires Mac OS X 10.5.8 or 10.6.x.