Nokia Updates 6230 And Adds 2 More Phones
Mar 1, 2005, 5:19 AM by (staff)
Nokia today unveiled their spring GSM line for Europe and beyond in anticipation of CeBit next week. Although these phones are destined for launch outside of North America, it is likely Nokia will announce American version of one or more at CTIA in two weeks. Curiously, two of the three phones announced lack a camera.
- 6230i: An update to the 6230 featuring a new, higher-resolution 208 x 208 pixel screen, a 1.3 megapixel camera, and Visual Radio. The 6230i also includes Push-To-Talk, Bluetooth and class 10 EDGE. The music player now supports iTunes AAC (m4a) files as well.
- 6021:A tri-band 900/1800/1900 GSM/GPRS phone with class 6 EDGE, featuring Bluetooth and Push-To-Talk. Does not include a camera.
- 6030: A dual-band phone with an FM radio.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.
HMD Global Trots Out the Nokia 130, an Entry-Level Feature Phone
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 130, a bar-style handset that runs the Series 30+ platform with basic connectivity apps and a handful of simple games. The handset has a 1.8-inch screen, number pad, 1,020mAh battery, Bluetooth, music player, FM radio, and headphone jack.
Nokia Adds 3G and US Support to Retro 3310
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 3310 3G, an updated version of its retro feature phone announced earlier this year. The new model is slightly larger and has a new interface, but externally looks like the 2G version of this year's 3310.
Microsoft Refreshes the Nokia 105
Microsoft today announced a new version of the Nokia 105, its entry-level feature phone. The Nokia 105 is a bar-style device with a physical keypad and 1.45-inch LCD display.
Nokia 3310 3G Hits Best Buy This Month for $60
HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded handsets, today said the 3310 3G will be available in the U.S. through Best Buy.
New Nokia phones panned
4:10 p.m. 03/02/2005 By Steve Goldstein
Sony Ericsson, Motorola considered more interesting
LONDON (MarketWatch) - Three new phones introduced by Nokia Corp., the world's leading maker of handsets, are being panned by brokers.
ABN Amro, Nomura Securities and Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein all noted their dissatisfaction with Nokia's (NOK) new offering.
Instead, phones from Scandinavian rival Sony Ericsson, the joint venture between Sony Corp. (SNE) and Ericsson (ERICY), drew more acclaim.
Brokers said the lackluster Nokia offering also provided Motorola Inc. (MOT) with the opportunity to win over phone users.
Nokia said Tuesday it was launching three mid-range phones, includ...
What the heck is "Visual Radio?"
KnifeySpooney said:I would assume you'd be able to see some type of GUI interface on the phone's screen. And, of course, I could be completely inse...
Rich, you seem to know everything.
What the heck is "Visual Radio?"
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/01/26/nokia_introd ... »
"With Visual Radio the listener will not just receive the FM sound signal, but also images and text on the LCD ha...