Nokia has today launched the Nokia E50 smartphone in India which comes with the Nokia Team Suite that allows conference call facility, in-device search in addition to offering facility to initiate push-to-talk sessions through a built in speaker phone.
The new Nokia E50 smartphone, newest member of the E-series range of business-optimised mobile handsets from Nokia, has a 1.3 megapixel digital camera with maximum of 1280 x 960 pixels resolution that suits both the business and personal needs of a user and it comes with Quadband GSM network (GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900) that works on five continents.
The handset is also equipped with pre-installed business applications, such as Nokia Catalogs, Worldmate and Wireless presenter, among others.
The Nokia E50 mobile phone is equipped with 256K colors, 240 x 320 pixels, TFT QVGA screen and it features a 1.3 Megapixel camera which offers 1280 x 960 pixels resolution. The Nokia E50 mobile phone is also capable for video recording in QCIF format.
The quad-band GSM network ready Nokia E50 mobile phone has 70-MB of shared internal memory for applications, SMS/MMS and all other applications and the device supports microSD (TransFlash) memory expansion with hotswap.
At the launch of Nokia E50, Mr. Chakrapani G.K., country general manager, Nokia enterprise solutions, said, “Powered with new features such as the Message Reader, Nokia Team Suite and multiple e-mail solutions like Nokia Intellisync Wireless Email and BlackBerry Connect, the phone has all the components that will appeal to a wide range of professionals who want powerful functionality from a data-enabled device without compromising on the look, comfort, simplicity and usability.”
The Nokia E50 provides fast data connections with GPRS Class 10, 32 – 48 kbps, HSCSD and EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps, and offers connectivity to compatible PCs and devices via infrared, Bluetooth wireless technology v2.0, and USB v2.0 interface. Bedsides, the smartphone is securely managed through the Intellisync Device Management solution.
Though the absence of WiFi connectivity and lack of built-in FM tuner may be a little downside in the otherwise feature packed business phone, the new Nokia E50 phone is capable of playing MP3, AAC and QCIF video files.
The Nokia E50 smartphone is also equipped with pre-installed business applications such as Nokia Catalogs, Worldmate, Wireless presenter, amongst others and has exceptional voice and calling functionality when compared to most mobile devices that combine PDA features and a mobile phone.
The Nokia Team Suite, part of the Nokia Office Tools offering, also includes a search function that enables fast queries into critical data such as contacts, emails and messages.
The smartphone is securely managed through the Intellisync Device Management solution that provides productive and cost-effective multi-platform device management solution for ensuring connectivity of the mobile workforce and data protection.
The Nokia E50 smartphone comes with standard Li-Ion 970 mAh (BL-5C) which offers upto 215 hrs of stand by and 7 hrs of talk time. An optional extended battery, Li-Ion 1150 mAh (BL-6C) available for same phone is capable of providing 240 hrs of standby time with upto 8.2 hrs of talk time.
Measuring 113 x 43.5 x 15.5 mm, the new Nokia E50 mobile phone weighs only about 104 gms.
Nokia E50 Smartphone Featrues
- Quadband: GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900
- 256K colors, 240 x 320 pixels, TFT display
- 70-MB shared memory for applications, SMS/MMS
- microSD (TransFlash) with hotswap
- 1.3 Megapixel camera, 1280 x 960 pixels resolution
- video (QCIF) recording
- MP3/AAC/video player
- GPRS Class 10, 32 – 48 kbps
- EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps
- Bluetooth v2.0
- Infrared port
- USB v2.0, Pop-Port
- WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
- Microsoft Office Document viewer
- Blackberry connectivity
- Integrated handsfree
- Standard battery, Li-Ion 970 mAh (BL-5C)
Stand-by: 215 hrs
Talk time: 7 hrs
- Extended battery, Li-Ion 1150 mAh (BL-6C)
Stand-by: 240 hrs
Talk time: 8 hrs
- Dimensions: 113 x 43.5 x 15.5 mm
- Weight: 104 gms
The new Nokia E50 smartphone is available in India for Rs. 14,000/- (plus taxes) with one year warranty. Visit www.nokia-asia.com for more details.