Safaricom and Nokia Corporation have launched Nokia E7 symbian based smart phone in Kenya. Nokia E7 boasts of perceived similarity to a mini computer with integration of world class applications such as CNN, Sales Force Full, Sports Trackers and Angry Birds. The main drawback of Nokia E7 is its operating system based on Symbian software considering today’s preference to Google’s Android software. It was previously marketed as a mini computer featuring a full QWERTY keypad and an Amoled touch screen.
- 4 inch Clear Black AMOLED Touch Screen. Nokia E7 display screen offers a unique and an enhanced visibility capable of reducing the effects of direct sunlight. It has a fairly advanced pixel density comparable to that of iphone 4’s Retina display and unmatched viewing angles. The Nokia E7 display screen has an orientation and ambient light sensor ability and produces up to 16million colors.
- 8.0 Mega Pixel Camera. A 16:9 view finder coupled by dual led flash gives Nokia E7 an outstanding ability to provide unmatched photography experience; it is further enhanced by face detection capability and an additional secondary VGA camera for video calls. Nokia E7’s 8.0 mega pixel camera supports HD 720p video quality
- Storage. Nokia E7 has a total of 16MB internal memory which is more than enough you will ever need to store user content.
- Internet Connection. Nokia E7 is 3G enabled with high speed internet connection on HSPDA cat9 (10.2Mbps maximum speed), HSPDA cat5 (maximum 2.0Mbps). Supports WLAN IEEE 802.11b/g/n and Microsoft outlook synchronization, calendar, contacts and notes. WiFi allows wireless internet connection on Nokia E7.
- Bluetooth for wireless connection with other Bluetooth enabled devices allowing sharing of files.
- Intergraded GPS/A-GPS receiver and OVI maps for car and pedestrian navigation.
- Nokia E7 boasts of a large QWERTY and well placed rubber keyboard making it more comfortable to type.
- Free 80MB Safaricom data bundle per month for 6months with every purchase of Nokia E7 handset at Safaricom shops
- Price/Cost of Nokia E7 in Kenya at Safaricom retail shops: Kshs.49,999.