Mark Peters : September 17th 2010 - 19:34 CET
Nokia C7 Smartphone : Nokia announces a family of 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 C7. The new Nokia C7 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 C7 joins the previously announced Nokia N8. Beside the C7, Nokia has also announced the Nokia C6 and Nokia E7 to form a family of Symbian products.|
Nokia C7 social networking smartphone
The Nokia C7 is a beautifully crafted, sleek social networking smartphone. Get live updates from social networks such as Facebook and Twitter and keep track of new email from your Yahoo! or Gmail accounts directly on the homescreen. The Nokia C7 features a 3.5-inch AMOLED display and a stunning combination of stainless steel, glass and soft edges. Estimated retail price is EUR 335, excluding taxes and subsidies.
Nokia C7 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 C7 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 Smartphones Nokia
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 C7 Symbian smartphone supports Ovi Store
The new Nokia C7 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 C7 Sales Package
• Nokia C7 mobile phone
• Nokia BL-5K phone battery
• Nokia CA-101D connectivity cable
• Nokia WH-102 stereo headset
• Nokia AC-15 high-efficiency charger
• Nokia C7 manual
Nokia C7 photography features
• 8 megapixel digital camera
• Fullscreen 16:9 viewfinder with touch controls
• 3rd generation dual LED flash
• Face recognition software
• Focal length: 4.3 mm - Aperture : F2.8
• Zoom up to 2x digital for photos
• Zoom up to 3x digital for video
• Secondary VGA camera for video calls
• Still images file format : JPEG/EXIF
• Automatic location tagging (Geotagging) of images and videos
• Images automatically taken in the correct orientation
• Pinch zoom in Photos image viewer
• View photos by tag cloud, month, album, slide show
• Build-in photo editor
• Internal memory: 8 GB
• MicroSD memory card slot, up to 32 GB
• High-Speed microUSB to PC connectivity
Nokia C7 review
As soon as we receive a Nokia C7 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Nokia C7 review.