Today, Nokia has released two new smartphones, the Nokia E6 business model and the X7 model. Both smartphones runs a new update of Symbian OS named Anna.
“Today we launch the Nokia E6, a compact QWERTY and touch device aimed at business and general users who need to get things done while they’re on the move. Busy emailers rejoice – there’s now a new Symbian business device that you can operate single-handed,” the company announced.
Nokia E6 comes with a 2.46 inch LCD capacitive touchscreen display with VGA resolution (640 x 480 pixels), and the screen is made of Corning Gorilla Glass. E6 has a full QWERTY hardware keyboard, 8 megapixels camera with dual-LED flash, capable to record videos at 720p resolution with 25 fps. Other specs of Nokia E6 include 2G and 3G network capabilities, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n capabilities, comes with Bluetooth v3.0 and microUSB v2.0. Nokia E6 measures 115.5 x 56 x 10.5 mm and 133 grams weight.
“Like other Symbian phones, the Nokia E6 comes with free global walk and drive navigation through the latest Ovi Maps. It also comes with free push email and IM, providing you have a data plan,” Nokia notes.
The new Nokia E6 should start shipping in Q2, featuring a price tag of €340 before taxes and subsidies.
The second smartphone released today by Nokia is X7, a smartphone with Symbian Anna OS, 4 inch AMOLED touchscreen with 360 x 640 pixels resolution, made of Corning Gorilla Glass.
“Made from toughened glass and seamless stainless steel, it offers a unique and durable design that will stand out from the crowd,” the company notes. “Offering all the benefits of the latest Symbian operating system, Symbian Anna, it’s a fast and fluid experience from browsing the web to scrolling through your music collection.”
Nokia X7-00 specs include a 8 megapixels camera with dual-LED flash, capable to record videos at 720p resolution, 680 MHz processor and Broadcom BCM2727 GPU, Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP, 256 MB of RAM and 1 GB ROM. The Nokia X7 measures 119.7 x 62.8 x 11.9 mm and 146 grams weight. For more information check out the Nokia X7 specs list.
“There’s messaging through Nokia Email and you can connect to Facebook, Twitter and RenRen (in China) using Nokia Social. It comes with Galaxy on Fire HD and Asphalt 5 HD preinstalled. And there’s thousands more great games and apps on Ovi Store.”
The new Nokia X7 expect to become available to purchase in Q2, featuring a price tag of €380 taxes and operator subsidies.
See a short video presentation of Symbian Anna OS on Nokia X7.