Monday, April 26, 2010

Nokia Debuts N8 SmartPhone

Nokia unveiled its N8 Symbian ^3 smartphone, featuring a multi-touch screen, a 12 megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics, and the ability to record and play HD-quality video with Dolby Digital Plus surround sound by plugging into their home theatre system. The Nokia N8 also offers multiple, personalizable homescreens which can be loaded with apps and widgets. Nokia said it is using a new 2D and 3D graphics architecture to deliver a faster and more responsive user interface.

Connectivity includes WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n; BT3.0 with support for stereo headsets; and positioning with GPS, A-GPS, WLAN and Cell-ID.

The N8 is expected to be available in select markets during Q3 at an estimated retail price of EUR 370.