Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
  1. Best Wireless Charger For iPhone
    13:04 Deals

    3-in-1 wireless charging station for Apple devices is down to $17 at Amazon

  2. Best TV Soundbar
    09:57 Deals

    Did someone make a mistake? There’s no way this soundbar should only cost $49.99

  3. Amazon Best Drone Deals
    11:50 Deals

    Amazon deal drops this top-rated foldable 1080p camera drone to just $49.99

  4. Amazon Echo Auto Price
    08:43 Deals

    Incredible Amazon deal adds hands-free Alexa to any car for $19.99

  5. Best Deals on Amazon
    07:26 Deals

    Best Deals on Amazon (July 2021)

Ten Minute Hands-on Video with the Nokia N96

Zach Epstein
May 7th, 2008 at 3:32 PM

Ok seriously, we want it. Italian mobile site Cellulare-Magazine managed to get their hands on the N96 and popped a sweet 10-minute hands-on video up on YouTube. This thing gets sexier every time we see it. Solid build, smooth lines, sleek case and form factor; it’s all good. Cellulare-Magazine does a pretty good job touring this prototype and it’s definitely worth a watch if you’re interested in seeing where Nokia flagship devices are headed. They left some cool stuff out of the video however, such as showcasing the dedicated multimedia keys that illuminate to the left of the screen when a media player is accessed. Rotate the device 180 degrees and open N-gage (or “N-gadget” as the narrator says) and gaming buttons are illuminated giving the N96 a classic “dpad on the left, buttons on the right” gaming configuration. The narrator also mentions that the handset includes tri-band UMTS with US-compatible frequencies, but then lists only European frequencies so we’re still a bit unclear in that department. Either way, that 950 mAh battery is going to last about 45 minutes if you plan to make solid use of UMTS. Hey, that’s why Proporta makes battery packs we suppose…

[Via All About Symbian]


Zach Epstein

Zach Epstein has worked in and around ICT for more than 15 years, first in marketing and business development with two private telcos, then as a writer and editor covering business news, consumer electronics and telecommunications. Zach’s work has been quoted by countless top news publications in the US and around the world. He was also recently named one of the world's top-10 “power mobile influencers” by Forbes, as well as one of Inc. Magazine's top-30 Internet of Things experts.

Popular News