Thursday, April 22, 2010

Nokia Builds TD-SCDMA Portfolio for China Mobile

At the World Expo Shanghai 2010,, Nokia is unveiling two new TD-SCDMA devices: the Nokia X5 and the Nokia C5 for TD-SCDMA. Both devices, which are customized for China Mobile, feature a jointly offered mobile application store -- the Mobile Market-Ovi Store.

Connectivity to the Internet is provided through China Mobile's 3G (TD-SCDMA) network. They are offer preloaded applications such as CMCC Music, Mobile Video, Fetion IM, and the Mobile Market-Ovi Store.

"We are also very excited to become a board member of TD Forum after being involved in the forum's activities for years. We have a long-term commitment to TD-SCDMA and we take our leadership role very seriously. We will continue to drive for TD-SCDMA technology and market development as well as evolution towards TD-LTE. And thus will contribute the prosperity of TD-SCDMA in China, with both high quality TD-SCDMA devices and rich applications and services," said Chris Leong, Nokia Senior Vice President, Greater China, Korea & Japan.

The Nokia X5 is the first Nokia TD-SCDMA Symbian based entertainment device. It features a dedicated music key and easy access to CMCC music, a 5.0-megapixel camera, dual LED flash and video recording functions.

The Nokia C5 has a stainless-steel keypad in a compact design. It is pre-loaded with Fetion and 139 mailbox, and offers a 5.0 megapixel camera and a 2.4'' QVGA 16M color TFT display.

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