Nokia has announced Nokia E63 smartphone which is GSM quadband ready and features large 2.36-inch 16 million colors Widescreen QVGA color display, Full QWERTY backlight keyboard, integrated mp3 media player, micoSD memory expansion card, and exhaustive range of data connectivity options.
Powered by Symbian OS 9.2, S60, the Nokia E63 smartphone is Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz ready along with UTMA 900 / 1200 MHz network ready and features 2.36 inch (diagonal), 16 Million colors QVGA 320 x 240 pixels Active matrix display allowing more easier opening and editing attachments in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel formats or viewing pictures, images and Web pages or Adobe Acrobat PDF files.
New Nokia E63 mobile phone comes with 110 MB of internal shared memory plus 128 MB SDRAM and handset also supports microSD memory card with maximum of 8-GB of expandable memory to help store large volume of music, videos, and photos.
Building on the success of the Nokia E71, the company’s flagship messaging device, the new Nokia E63 smartphone brings the full QWERTY keyboard form factor to a broader audience at a great price.
Symbian OS 9.2, S60 user interface equipped Nokia E63 mobile phone offers exhaustive connectivity options inclusing GPRS Class 32 with upto 100 kbps speed, EDGE Class 32, 296 kbps, GSM Circuit-Switched Data up to 14.4 and 43.2 (HSCSD) kbps, 3G upto 384 kbps speed and Infrared port in addition to USB v2.0 with Micro USB connector for wired connection.
In addition, Nokia E63 mobile phone also offers built-in Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP connection. The wireless Bluetooth v2.0 connection with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) feature offered by Nokia E63 mobilephone allows listening to music on bluetooth compatible headset absolutely wire-free and in full stereo.
The EDGE Class 32 network connection offered by Nokia E63 mobilephone handset allows ultra fast data transmissions, and faster downloads and file transfers, while Bluetooth technology enables communication with other Bluetooth compatible devices and gadgets such as color printers, PDAs and laptops for instant sync-ups, data transfer and print jobs in a flash.
3G network ready new Nokia E63 mobile phone features 2.0 Megapixel digital camera with maximum 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution. The camera also offers 8x digital zoom facility, and allows full screen viewfinder. Camera does not offer any integrated falsh and is not autofocus. The digital camera in Nokia E63 mobilephone is also capable of recording video in QVGA format at upto 15 fps.
Still pictures are stored in JPEG/EXIF image formats and digital camera allows automatic scene selection including user defined, portrait, landscape, night, and night portrait.
Video playback formats supported includes MPEG-4, .mp4, .3gp, H.263, and H.264.
The Nokia E63 mobile phone also offers integrated MP3 media player which supports MP3, MP4, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, H.263, H.264 music file formats.
Available in choice of two colors – Ultra-marine Blue and Ruby Red – the Nokia E63 mobilephone also features integrated FM stereo radio with Visual Radio feature and is capable of playing streaming video (3GPP). The FM radio allows 87.5 – 108 MHz frequency range and handset is also equipped with 2.5 mm AV connector supporting custom Nokia headphones.
The Nokia E63 handset allows almost unlimited number phonebook, option for photo call and upto 20 dialed, 20 received, and 20 missed calls record.
Nokia E63 supports variety of ringtone formats including Polyphonic (64 channels), MP3, Monophonic & True Tones ringtones and also offers Java MIDP 2.0 with downloadable support over WAP 2.0.
Nokia E63 smartphone also offers Push email facility which supports Nokia’s Intellisync Wireless Email and Blackberry Connection. For email Nokia E63 smartphone supports SMTP, POP3, IMAP4 (with idle) protocols and MS Active Sync.
WiFi LAN ready Nokia E63 smartphone attachments viewers and editors support the most common features of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel (Microsoft Office 97, 2000, XP and 2003) and user interface is compatible with Zip Manager and Adobe Acrobat Reader.
The Nokia E63 mobile phone also supports MMS (Multimedia Message Service) for Multimedia text messaging allowing sounds, pictures, animations and formatted text in SMS message and its integrated image blog features allows sharing photos instantly by directly posting them onto any blog site. The powerful and intuitive active toolbar interface provides a one-touch selection to effortlessly send photos via email, Bluetooth connectivity or MMS, print or upload them onto an Internet community.
369 MHz AMR 11 Processor powered Nokia E63 mobile phoneis equipped with Symbian OS 9.2 Series 60 v3.1 operating system and it also features built-in Loudspeaker for integrated handsfree speaker, push to talk facility, voice commands and voice recording, Microsoft Document Viewers for word, excell and powerpoint, applications including calender and to-do-list with printing.
Quickoffice receive available with Nokia E63 allows view and edit attachments received in email. Quickpoint, Quickword & Quicksheet enable viewing and edit Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel documents. The smartphone also allows working in offline mode enabling read and write email even when network is unavailable like during flight. It also offers Multi-tasking abilities allowing Sending and receiving emails while talking on the phone.
Other features of Nokia E63 includes; Internal Antenna, Voice Mail Capability, SMS, WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML (PocketIE) Internet Browser, JAVA applications, MMS, SMS, WWW, E-Mail, MSN Messenger, WAP, Mobile Email, and Nokia team suite software with Quickoffice viewer software.
The Nokia Team Suite includes a search function that allows fast queries on contacts, emails and stored messages. Attachments received via email, such as document presentations and spreadsheets, can be easily accessed via the Quickoffice viewer software pack.
The Nokia E63 also has the ability to switch modes with a single key press, allow switching from a view of corporate mail, appointments and intranet data, to a personal mode with a picture of friends, personal email and shortcuts to favorite hobby blogs or websites.
The Nokia E63 also comes equipped with Files on Ovi, a service where people can get remote access to their PC files even when their computer is offline. All handset owners would be allowed access to 1GB of online file storage for free.
Weighing just 126 gms the Nokia E63 smartphone comes with standard battery, Li-Po 1500 mAh (BP-4L) which provides upto 400 hrs of stand-by time and upto 11 hours of talk time on full charge.
Nokia E63 Mobile Phone Features
GSM Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- UMTS 900 / 1200 MHz
- 2.36 inch (diagonal), 16 Million colors QVGA 320 x 240 pixels Active matrix display
- Full QWERTY Keyboard backlight
- Touch Sensitive Navigational Wheel
- 110-MB built-in memory
- microSD card slot, Up to 8-GB , hotswapable
- Multi-format attachment viewer allows easy viewing of email attachments
- GPRS Class 32, upto 100 kbps
- EDGE Class 32, 296 kbps
- 3G, 384 kbps speed connection
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g wireless network connection using Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology
- GSM Circuit-Switched Data up to 14.4 and 43.2 (HSCSD) kbps
- Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP
- Infrared port
- USB v2.0
- Micro USB connector
- 2 Megapixel camera, 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution, 8x digital zoom, full screen viewfinder (no autofocus, no flash)
- Video recording, QVGA format, 15 fps
- FM stereo Radio, Visual Radio
- Media Player, supporting MP3, MP4, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, H.263, H.264
- Streaming video (3GPP)
- 64 channels Polyphonic ringtones, MP3 ringtones, ringtone composer
- Local synchronization with PC using PC Suite
- Local synchronization over Bluetooth technology
- Polyphonic (64 channels), MP3, Monophonic & True Tones Ringtones
- Java MIDP 2.0, down loadable
- WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
- Blackberry connectivity
- Symbian OS 9.2, Series S60
- SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
- 3.5 mm audio output port
- Handsfree Speakphone
- Voice Command, Voice Dial
- Built-in speakerphone, conference calling
- Range of applications available for Symbian S60
- Colors – Ultra-marine Blue, Ruby Red
- Standard battery, Li-Po 1500 mAh (BP-4L)
Stand by: up to 400 hrs
Talk time: up to 11 hrs
- Dimensions: 113 x 59.7 x 13 mm
- Weight: 126 gms
The Nokia E63 smartphone with full QWERTY keyboard, 2 MP camera, FM Radio, 3G and WiFi LAN connectivity, 3.5 mm audio port and 11 hrs of talktime battery is available in India for Rs. 22,900 with one year warranty. Visit www.nokia.co.in for more details.