Mark Peters : September 17th 2010 - 19:32 CET
Nokia E7 Smartphone : Nokia announces a family of new smartphones powered by the all new Symbian platform which brings significant enhancements in speed and ease of use. Among the new smartphones is the Nokia E7. The new Nokia E7 device, which is tightly integrated with enhanced Ovi services and apps, reinforces Nokia's vision of a mobile industry that is increasingly being defined by socially connected, location-based devices and experiences. The Nokia E7 joins the previously announced Nokia N8. Beside the E7, Nokia has also announced the Nokia C7 and Nokia C6 to form a family of Symbian products.|
Nokia E7 business smartphone
The Nokia E7 is the ultimate business smartphone. With Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync on board, the Nokia E7 provides direct, real-time and secure access to corporate email inboxes and other personal applications. Equipped with a 4-inch touchscreen display featuring Nokia ClearBlack technology for improved outdoor visibility and a full keyboard, business users will find the Nokia E7 is the perfect shape and size to work on documents, review spreadsheets, or read and edit slides. For corporate peace of mind, a combination of business grade security solutions is available. Estimated retail price is EUR 495, excluding taxes and subsidies.
Nokia E7 mobile phone
"Today our fight back to smartphone leadership shifts into high gear," said Niklas Savander, Executive Vice President, Markets, Nokia. "Despite new competition, Symbian remains the most widely used smartphone platform in the world. Our new Nokia E7 features the all-new Symbian OS, rewritten to be faster, easier to use, more efficient and more developer friendly." Savander also commented on the high level of anticipation for the Nokia N8. "Based on the level of consumer interest and the highest online pre-orders in Nokia history, we expect big things from the Nokia N8."
New Nokia smartphones
As a smartphone family, the Nokia N8, Nokia E7, Nokia C7, Nokia C6 share several similarities. All are built on the new version of Symbian, the world's most popular smartphone platform. It strikes a balance of innovation and intuition offering a variety of improvements and features such as support for multiple homescreens, visual multitasking, gesture-based interactions and a noticeable reduction in prompts - all while presenting a familiarity that means millions of people can pick up one of Nokia's new smartphones and instantly know how to use it. People will also discover free Ovi Maps, access to Ovi Store, messaging, social networking and other experiences that come standard across all of these smartphones.
Nokia E7 Symbian smartphone supports Ovi Store
The new Nokia E7 Symbian smartphone includes a completely updated Ovi Store experience. The new store experience is driven by a friendlier user interface and a new collections feature to quickly access popular apps and games available now, or soon, such as foursquare, Angry Birds, Need for Speed Shift and Real Golf 2011. Additionally, Ovi Store will continue to offer exclusive apps including Audiotube, Tesco and others along with favorites such as Fring, Shazam, and Asphalt 5. For developers, the uniform Symbian platform together with the Qt development environment enables easy smartphone application creation and extensive reach.
Nokia E7 Sales Package
• Nokia E7 cell phone
• Nokia BL-4D embedded battery
• Nokia CA-179 connectivity cable
• Nokia WH-205 stereo headset
• Nokia AC-10 high-efficiency charger
• Nokia SU-36 (selected markets only)
• Nokia E7 manual
Nokia E7 photography features
• 8 megapixel digital camera
• Fullscreen 16:9 viewfinder
• Easy-to-use touchscreen parameters
• Dual LED flash
• Face recognition software
• Still images file format : JPEG/EXIF
• Zoom up to 2x digital for still images
• Zoom up to 3x digital for video
• Secondary camera for video calls (VGA, 640 x 480 pixels)
• Automatic location tagging (Geotagging) of images and videos
• Images automatically taken in the correct orientation
• Pinch your fingers to zoom in Photos image viewer
• View photos by tag cloud, month, album, slide show
• Build-in photo editor
• 16GB Internal memory
Nokia E7 review
As soon as we receive a Nokia E7 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Nokia E7 review.