Posts Tagged Nokia

Nokia launches entry-level X2 mobile phone in India

Phone giant Nokia has released its new X2 mobile phone in India. Coming at Rs 5,995, the X2 comes with a 2.2-inch LCD panel with 320×240-pixel resolution and features an 810mAh Lithium-ion battery, good enough for up to 540 hours standby time and up to 13.5 hours talk time.The battery can be recharged via USB. […]

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Renesas Electronics to buy up Nokia’s wireless modem business

Japan’s Renesas Electronics Corporation has entered into agreement to pick up Nokia’s wireless modem business in a deal that sees the two companies forming a strategic alliance to further long-term research into future radio technologies. The alliance will see both companies aim at delivering technology in HSPA+ (evolved high-speed packet access) and LTE (long-term evolution) […]

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Nokia sinks the slipper into Apple over ‘antennagate’

With the iPhone on top for so long, it hasn’t taken long for rival phone makers to “sink the slipper” into Apple while its down. Nokia has come out with a very helpful blog tutorial on how to hold your Nokia phone with example holds that work. Predictably, the company finishes off with saying “you […]

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Nokia N8 Australian retail price will be $749

Nokia Australia has announced that the recommended retail price for its N8 smartphone in Australia will be $749. Nokia Australia’s Communications Manager, Tracy Postill clarified that the $550 figure seen in a number of stories (including ours) yesterday is the cost of the phone before tax and telco subsidy. The phone is expected to be […]

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Nokia joins budget smartphone war with N8 due in September

Mobile phone giant Nokia looks set to join the battle of the budget smartphones with news it will release its N8 model in Australia at the end of the third quarter of 2010. A report in APCmag.com says the phone will be available in September and priced under $550. EDIT: Just received word from Nokia […]

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