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Nokia Unveils New Luxury Phone

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Apr 7, 2005, 8:48 AM   by (staff)

Nokia today announced the 8801 high-end tri-band GSM phone for the Americas. The 8801 is built using luxury materials, including a stainless steel body and stainless steel ball bearings for the unique pop-up mechanism. Scratch-resistant reinforced glass protects a 262,000-color TFT display with 208 x 208 pixel resolution. The 8801 also features special ringtones and alerts composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto. Features include an SVGA (0.5 megapixel) camera, video capture, Bluetooth, EDGE high-speed data (class 8), and speakerphone. An FM radio and music player with 64 MB of memory are also built-in. The 8801 will be available in the 3rd quarter. An 8800 version for Europe and Asia will be availble later this quarter. Nokia today also announced a Wireless Stereo Headset.

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remake of the first matrix phone? VR6Yetta Apr 8, 2005, 8:17 AM
Since when is stainless steel a "luxury metal"??? funkmasterta Apr 11, 2005, 12:34 AM
Durability? sprintguytx Apr 12, 2005, 10:39 AM
Extremely NICE, but not LUXURIOUS mmcnier Apr 7, 2005, 10:22 AM
Man you guys are tough ! CingularTechGurl1 Apr 9, 2005, 8:38 AM
No way in hell... VZWdawg Apr 9, 2005, 12:59 AM
Nokia 8800 deltasigmatheta Apr 7, 2005, 10:38 AM
"Luxury"?? Invader J Apr 7, 2005, 9:10 AM
Look at this Picture-- is the Pop-port gone?? AllanRosen Apr 7, 2005, 8:10 PM
At last, a successor to 8890 soda501 Apr 8, 2005, 7:23 AM
Just to be clear... mmcnier Apr 7, 2005, 1:04 PM
Hmmm..... amosjones Apr 7, 2005, 9:11 AM
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