Nokia E7 is a member of the Nokia E-Series range of smartphones designed with business users in mind. Nokia E7 runs Symbian^3 and is packed with great features for business communication. It features access to up to 10 private emails, secure access to office intranet, full physical slide-out QWERTY keyboard, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and live updates from Twitter and Facebook directly on the homescreen. Other features of the Nokia E7 include 8 megapixels camera, VOIP, Stereo FM radio with RDS, music/video player, GPS, high speed internet (3G/HSDPA), office apps, conference calling, and 16GB internal memory. It is now available in Nigeria.
A smartphone for business users
Nokia E7, like all ESeries phones, is targeted at business users. Its features make it Nokia’s top in line mobile phone for business users. Communication is top on the mind of the business class and the Nokia E7 boasts of a number of impressive communications features. First, Nokia E7 enables secure access to intranet via its built-in VPN, allowing mobile workers securely access office data on the go. Users can access up to ten of their personal email accounts like Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, and Ovi mail directly on their mobile phone. Also, Nokia E7 supports multiple chat platforms, so users can keep in touch with Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger, Windows Messenger, Ovi Chat, etc.
Nokia E7 also provides live feed from Facebook and Twitter directly on its home screen, enabling users keep in touch with their buddies on these social networking sites. Users can also update their status across multiple social sites at the same time. Access to office software is important to business users, so with Nokia E7 users can create and edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents as well as view PDF document.
Hardware powered by Symbian^3
Nokia E7 is very similar to the N8, hardware wise. Like the Nokia N8, E7 features a 680MHz processor and a separate 3D graphics accelerator. Nokia E7 comes with Nokia Symbian^3 with over 250 new features. Some of these new features include the ability of personalising the homescreen. Users can have up to three homescreens for different situations. Thanks to Symbain^3 the Nokia E7, now offers a better touch experience with intuitive control and multi-touch.
Nokia E7 8MP camera with HD
Nokia E7 comes with an 8 megapixels camera with HD video recording capability. Nokia E7 features a dual-LED flash for shooting in locations with poor lighting. Other features of the camera include digital zoom, Face Recognition, geo-tagging, and so on. Like the N8, Nokia E7 features video calling via a secondary VGA camera. Nokia E7 users can record in HD (720p), add music, images, texts, and transitions using the video editing software, and share easily with friends.
Of what use is an HD camera phone if it is not accompanied with quality audio and support for your widescreen TVs? Nokia E7 features HDMI, for connection to your widescreen TVs and home theatre. Watch 16:9 videos taken with the Nokia E7 on your HDTV. Like the N8, Nokia E7 supports Dolby Digital Plus for delivering high quality audio to your home theatre via HDMI.
4.0-inch Display with physical QWERTY keyboard
Nokia E7 offers one of the largest displays for a Nokia phone. Nokia E7 features a 4.0-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display offering a resolution of 640 x 360 pixels, a colour depth of 16.7 million, and multi-touch control. Nokia E7 is loaded with handwriting recognition software as well as a full QWERTY keyboard which is revealed by sliding the display.
Network, Data, and Internet browsing
Nokia E7 is a 3G phone supporting high-speed data on HSDPA/UMTS (up to 10.2 Mbps). Outside 3G coverage the E7 can access telecoms services on GSM with data services on GPRS and EDGE. Nokia E7 also boasts of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for connecting over WLAN networks. The built-in browser is compatible with WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML enabling you to browse WAP pages and websites tailored for mobile browsing as well as full websites.
Nokia E7 supports Bluetooth 3.0 for short-range wireless connectivity. Users can transfer files from/to their computer wirelessly via Bluetooth as well as share content wirelessly with other Bluetooth enabled devices. Nokia E7 also features microUSB 2.0. It has a built-in modem, which means users can connect their computer to the internet with their phone via Bluetooth or USB.
Media and Storage
Games, themes, Videos, ringtones, and apps can be downloaded for the Nokia E7 at the Ovi store. Nokia music download service is available in some countries. E7, like the Nokia N8 offers movies and videos streaming as well as Web TV. It has a 16GB internal with no support for memory card. Users can also plug in USB drives to the Nokia E7 to read data stored in them, thanks to its support for USB on the go feature. Nokia E7 Touch and Type has a built-in Stereo FM radio with RDS.
Navigation and Maps
Nokia E7 has a built-in GPS receiver with A-GPS and Wi-Fi positioning. Nokia Ovi maps enables mobile navigation with free voice guided turn-by-turn car and pedestrian navigation for the lifetime of the device. Nokia navigation service features free voice guided turn-by-turn directions to any address and traffic information. Maps for over 200 countries are available on Nokia Ovi maps, but not all are Navigable. Nigeria is navigable on Nokia maps. Nokia E7 also features a digital Compass and accelerometer for correct orientation of display.
Price and availability
Nokia E7 is now available in a lot of countries including Nigeria. It is currently available in Nigeria at a price of N70,000. More Nokia Phones Prices
Other features and specifications of Nokia E7:
- Handwriting recognition
- glossy anodised Alluminium body
- Symbian^3 OS
- ARM II 680MHz CPU
- 3D graphics engine
- 256 MB of RAM
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Office Apps (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
- PDF Reader
- Built-in VPN
- Multi-party conference calling
- 16 GB internal memory
- GSM Quad-band (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
- 3G/3.5G (UMTS/HSDPA) 5-bands (850/900/1700/1900/2100)
- USB on the go
- YouTube upload and download
- Voice command/dial
- Predictive texting T9
- email/push email/IM
- Music player (MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB)
- Video player (HD, Mpeg4, WMA, 3GP)
- WLAN 802.11 b/g/n
- Stereo FM Radio with RDS
- Nokia Games Download
- Photo editor
- Flash Lite 4.0 preloaded
- Java MIDP 2.1
- WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML browser
- Battery capacity: 1200 mAh
- Standby: 470 hours (3G)
- Talktime: 5 hours (3G)
- Nokia E7 specs
Nokia E7 is available at authorised Nokia Phones dealers. You are advised to buy only from Nokia authorised dealer shops. The major advantage of buying your Nokia mobile phones and other Nokia accessories and enhancements from an authorized Nokia dealer is that you are guaranteed to buy a genuine Nokia product. You also get a one-year warranty on any product you buy, plus good after sales services.
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