Nokia's PureView 808 to Be Sold Unlocked by Amazon
Nokia today announced that the PureView 808 smartphone, which features a 41-megapixel camera and Nokia's Symbian platform, will be available to U.S. buyers via Amazon.com. The device will be sold unlocked for $699. It is compatible with AT&T's 3G network, but not T-Mobile's. Pre-orders for PureView 808 commence later this week, but exact availability was not provided.
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More Carriers and Phone Makers Agree to Adopt Google's RCS-Based 'Android Messages' Service
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Alcatel A30 Reaches Amazon Prime for Just $60
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Huawei Intros Unlocked SnapTo for US Buyers
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That should be fun.
According to Nokia, this will work on T-Mobile's 3G network.
There is an error in the spec sheet that is listed on the website, so apparently, this device does support AWS.
But yeah...go Nokia lol