Nokia E7 Gets Red Carpet Introduction
There’s a star in Nokia World event that’s being held today and its name is the Nokia E7 pro phone. To make things even cooler than itseems, the top of the crop new E-series phone is equipped with Symbian^3 OS.
Exterior-wise, the new Nokia E7 looks similar to the N8 model, except that it has a sliding Qwerty keyboard underneath its tilting display. Key features of the Nokia E7 include an 8MP camera with dual LED flash, 16GB internal storage, Bluetooth 3.0, HDMI port, FM Radio, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi and 3G capability. The new phone will sport an AMOLED screen with 640×360 resolution.
Meanwhile, on the software side of things, there will be better user interface to accommodate touchscreen navigation, as well as widgets support in the new OS. Symbian^3 will also support business software such as the Exchange mail and Quickoffice applications.
Nokia tends to price its top model phones a bit on the higher range, so this one is no different. The new Nokia E7 is expected to retail for a steep 495 euros – the equivalent of more or less $650. Expect wireless providers to offer the phone in the US by the end of the year.