Ilse Jurriën : June 17th 2008 - 09:15 CETupdated
Nokia E66 mobile phone : Nokia introduces the Nokia E66, the latest email-optimized devices from the Nokia Eseries product range. The stylish, slide-to-open Nokia E66 easily mobilizes a broad range of personal or professional messaging needs, including Microsoft Exchange, the world's most widely adopted corporate email solution. The Nokia E66 comes fully equipped for easy-to-install and easy-to-use professional and personal email. People who use Microsoft Exchange at work can access their email using the Mail for Exchange mobile email client, which comes pre-loaded with the Nokia E66. The new Nokia E66 mobile device is expected to begin shipping in key markets in July and are expected to retail at EUR 350, before applicable taxes and subsidies.|
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Nokia E66 offers advanced multimedia functions
With this Nokia Eseries device, people can get reliable real-time access to their email, calendar, contacts and tasks, as well as download attachments like Word, Excel, Powerpoint or PDF files directly to their devices. The Nokia E66 supports email accounts from more than a thousand internet service providers (ISPs) around the world, as well as Gmail, Yahoo! mail and Hotmail. Additionally, the Nokia E66 supports the Nokia Intellisync Wireless Email solution as well as third party email solutions like System Seven and Visto Mobile. The device comes with the new switch mode that allows people easily to switch between personal and work home screens.
Nokia E66 offers style & user friendliness
"The Nokia E66 has been designed for people who lead a mobile lifestyle and want quick and easy access to their personal and work email. With this new E-series device, we have responded to consumer feedback by making calendar and contacts available at the touch of a button," said Søren Petersen, Senior Vice President, Devices, Nokia. "Equally important, people want well-crafted devices that are as beautiful to use as they are to behold. Stainless steel was chosen as the core material for the E66, giving it additional strength and a touch of class. Furthermore, the Nokia E66 offers all the latest multimedia features that people desire."
Nokia E66 slider with stainless steel accents
The Nokia E66 offers a premium look and feel with its stainless steel accents and smooth sliding design. Sharing the same key features as the also newly announced Nokia E71, including an enhanced calendar, contacts and customizable home screen modes, the Nokia E66 offers unique additions, like an orientation sensor that automatically optimizes itself for full screen viewing or silences the ringer when the device is turned over. Available in grey steel or white steel version, the Nokia E66 leaves a lasting impression as a sophisticated business tool in a distinct design.
Extensive lineup Nokia cell phones
"With mobile email penetration and access to wireless applications growing at a rapid rate, Nokia is well positioned with its extensive lineup of market leading handsets to address the needs of consumers, high-end users and mobile professionals alike," said Andrew Brown, Director, Wireless Enterprise Strategies Global Wireless Practice, Strategy Analytics.
Ovi support by Nokia E66
In addition to email and personal information management, the Nokia E66 supports the latest Ovi services including maps, music and media sharing that power users expect from their device. This includes fast and seamless browsing with HSDPA, wireless LAN and 3G connectivity, Assisted GPS (A-GPS) and Nokia Maps for navigation, a music player with support for up to 8 GB expandable memory and a 3.2 megapixel autofocus camera.
Nokia E66 for businesses
In addition to serving entrepreneurs and smaller businesses, the Nokia E66 also comes fully equipped with a robust suite of enterprise grade features, including a built-in encryption functionality for both the device memory and for the memory card. The Nokia E66 also includes integrated mobile VPN support that gives mobile professionals access to their company intranet, and device lock and wipe to protect corporate information. Incorporating underlying technologies that allow IT departments to effectively manage security settings, corporate applications, data and advanced voice features, the Nokia E66 expands the range of Nokia Eseries devices that support enterprise-specific deployment.
Nokia Headset & Car kit accessories
Also newly announced were a number of Nokia accessories that support the Nokia E66. The Nokia Car Kit CK-100 and Nokia Display Car Kit CK-600 offer convenient handling, simplified installation and software updatability. The Nokia Car Kit CK-100 features Nokia Talk voice guidance and a remote control, while the Nokia Display Car Kit CK-600 features a removable color display and a remote control with illuminated keys for active call management. For increased mobility, Nokia also announced the sleek Nokia Bluetooth Headset BH-212, as well as the Nokia Mobile Holder CR-106.