Nokia has announced in India the new E-series Nokia E52 Smartphone, which is powered by ARM 11 600 MHz processor running Symbian OS, S60 rel. 3.2. The handset sports a large 2.4-inch 16.7 million colors QVGA TFT display, built-in GPS with A-GPS support, 3G and WiFi network support.
Sporting a sleek stainless steel design with 9.9 mm thickness (2 mm less than predecessor Nokia E51 phone, the new Nokia E52 Smartphone offers seamless voice and data mobility across GSM cellular network (triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900) and indoor WiFi WLAN networks via Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology allowing benefits of standard landline along with advanced mobile phone. The WLAN allows Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g wireless network connectivity.
Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology used in Nokia E52 mobile phone allows this handset seamless access both GSM network or a broadband Internet-connected WLAN network for mobile services. Wireless LAN using UMA technology provides excellent coverage and sound quality, even in areas where mobile phone reception is generally of poor quality.
The new Nokia 52 Smartphone is, evolution of earlier released Nokia 50 and it is equipped with 2.4-inch 240 x 320 pixels resolution (TFT) QVGA display capable of displaying massive 16.7 million true colors with automatic display orientation (landscape/portrait) packed in a rugged stainless steel frame which has metalic finish borders.
The handset sports One-Touch keys for Home, Calendar, and Email function, Side volume keys, a Mute key and dedicated Camera key.
The new Nokia E52 GSM/UMA mobile phone features 3.2 Megapixel enhanced fixed-focus digital camera with maximum 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution. The camera also offers 4x digital zoom facility, and allows full screen viewfinder. Camera does not offer any integrated falsh and is not autofocus. The digital camera is also capable of recording video in full VGA resolution at upto 15 fps. There is also a secondary VGA resolution front-facing digital camera for video calling over 3G network.
The Nokia E52 mobile phone also offers integrated MP3 media player which supports MP3, WMA, WAV, RA, AAC, and M4A music file formats and the video player allows WMV, RV, MP4 and 3GP file support.
The E52 mobilephone also features integrated FM stereo radio with Visual Radio feature and is capable of playing streaming video (3GPP) and also equipped with Digital Compass, Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate and Motion sensor that silence the phone by turning it face down.
New Nokia E52 mobile phone comes with massive 60-GB of internal shared memory plus 256 MB NAND Flash and handset also supports microSD memory card with maximum of 16-GB of expandable memory to help store large volume of music, videos, and photos.
Supporting Polyphonic and MP3 ringtones, the Nokia E52 handset allows almost unlimited number phonebook, option for photo call and upto 20 dialed, 20 received, and 20 missed calls record.
For data connectivity, the new Nokia E52 Smartphone includes EDGE (EGPRS) Class 32 with 296 kbps speed, GPRS Class 32 connection, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g wireless network connection using Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology, HSCSD (High-Speed Circuit-Switched Data) connection, 3G functionality (HSDPA) with upto 10.2 Mbps speed, 3G HSUPA with upto 2 Mbps speed, infrared port IrDA (115 kbps) and USB v2.0 miniUSB port for wired connectivity.
In addition, Nokia E52 also offers built-in Bluetooth v2.1 EDR with A2DP connection. The wireless Bluetooth v2.0 connection with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) feature offered by Nokia E52 mobilephone allows listening to music on bluetooth compatible headset absolutely wire-free and in full stereo.
The EDGE Class 10 network connection offered by Nokia E52 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.
Quad-band GSM/EDGE and dual-band 3G capable Nokia E52 mobile phone’s other features includes 3.5 mm audio jack, built-in GPS with A-GPS support and includes Nokia Maps 3.0, built-in Loudspeaker for integrated handsfree speaker, push to talk facility, voice commands and voice recording.
Nokia E52 is powered by ARM 11 600 MHz processor and runs Nokia’s Symbian OS S60 rel 3.2 multi-user mobile operating and offers support for JAVA MIDP 2.1, Opera Mini and Opera 10 browsers for full html browsing, Flash lite 3.0 support and support for MS document viewers for Word, Excell, Powerpoint in addition to PDF files.
The Nokia E52 Smartphone allows integration to a wide range of corporate business email solutions including Nokia Intellisync Wireless Email and Mail for Exchange to communicate with Microsoft Exchange Server. It is also capable of integration with corporate telephony systems (PBX) through Nokia Mobile Unified Communications application solutions.
Applications offered includes Organizer involving Calculator, Calendar, Clock, Converter, Data Synchronization, File manager, Notepad, What time is it), and Tools that includes Connection manager, Device manager, Help, Landmarks, Personalization, Profiles, Settings, Speed dialling, Voice commands, Voice mail.
Available in Metal Grey Aluminium, Golden Aluminium, Graphite Grey, and Black colors, the new Nokia E52 mobile phone comes with Li-Po 1500 mAh standard battery which offers upto 670 hours of standby time (2G) and upto 8 hours of talk time (2G) with full charge and is expected to be priced for Rs. 13,000 with one year warranty. Visit www.nokia.co.in for more details.