27 June 2006

Start of shipping new Nokia phones

Nokia releases its new smartphone models 8801 and 6233. These phones support 2.5G and 3G wireless networks. The 8801 model is already available for T-Mobile customers while shipping of the Nokia 6233 phone will begin soon. 3G-phone Naokia 6233 supports UMTS/WCDMA, Nokia 8801 supports only EDGE. The 8801 phone is a slider with size 107 х 45 х 18,8 mm. It has built-in AOL, Yahoo!, MSN and ICQ messegners, radio, MP3 player and camera. The price of Nokia 8801 is about $600. Nokia 6233 has built-in 2Mpls camera and the display of the phone is 240 х 320 pixels. The retail price of the Nokia 6233 will be around $410.

24 June 2006

CoPilot brings sat nav to Symbian S60 mobile smartphones

CoPilot Live is available for Symbian S60 phone Nokia N70. CoPilot Live turns a Symbian S60 smartphone into an easy-to-use satellite navigation system with door-to-door route calculation, turn-by-turn voice instructions and detailed street maps. It is available with the Nokia N70 through T-Mobile in the UK. I wonder if this device could help me at Agapi Beach on Crete.

21 June 2006

World Cup in Nokia N70

T-Mobile makes an World Cup offer to its customers. It is special World Cup edition Nokia N70. This phone is a combined phone and sat device. This World Cup phone includes the official FIFA 2006 World Cup football game from EA Sports, football themed icons, ringtones, wallpaper, access to World Cup highlights and  CoPilot Live, the sat software.

05 June 2006

Nokia N72 Starts Shipping

The simplified version of Nokia N73 smartphone named Nokia N72 is available in stores around the world. With closer look to software in this phone you can see that this is clearly the same one as in N70 smartphone. So we have here a reincarnation of the N70 with new hardware. This is great! Just look in specifications: this phone have a 2-megapixel camera, full-speed USB 2.0 and Bluetooth 2.0, RS-MMC memory cards slot, 176 x 208 pixels display. Software of the device is based on previous version of Symbian OS v8.1a and S60 2nd Edition, Feature Pack 3. Full specifications of this phone have been found on Nokia site here after a long-run browsing.

Nokia E62 is Nokia E61 smatphone without UMTS and Wi-Fi

Nokia E62 is the version of Nokia E61 smatphone for the US market. The Engadget have published descripion and the picture of this smartphone. This device clearly try to get market place of Blackberry organizers because it have onboard the QWERTY keyboard and rich PIM software.