A Computer in Your Pocket – The Nokia N900 is Here!
(NYSE: NOK) today announced that the highly anticipated Nokia N900 is now on
opportunity to be among the first to pre-order the Maemo-powered mobile
computer. With the Linux-based Maemo platform and with multiple ways to
connect to the Internet, the Nokia N900 enables users to be online as it
happens with a powerful computer in the palm of their hands.
“Consumers from every segment of the population are looking for more out
of their mobile device – more power, more ability, more connectivity. The
Nokia N900 ushers in a new era with a very powerful mobile computer,” said
operating system, incorporated technology like an OMAP processor, and real
time web widgets, the Nokia N900 delivers the experience of a pocketable
computer that has the information you’re looking for right there waiting for
you thanks to the ability to be connected just about anywhere.”
With the Linux-based Maemo operating platform, 32GB of storage and
multiple options of connectivity including access for 3G data networks,
consumers no longer need to leave everything that makes them them – their
email, favorite websites, social communities, images, music – anywhere but on
their Nokia N900. With the Nokia N900, you don’t have to worry about missing
that next great moment.
Additionally, with the ability to multitask several applications or web
browsers at once, the Nokia N900 allows for users to eliminate boredom
wherever they go. Surfing several web pages while listening to music while
talking on instant message with friends – all at the same time – couldn’t be
Maemo software is based on an open source platform and allows for a
variety of different applications to be developed – from home brew to
commercial and everything in between; such as podcasting, Twitter and instant
messaging applications. Consumers and developers can join the conversation
with other members and Nokia employees by visiting http://maemo.org.
With a web browser based on Mozilla technology, the Nokia N900 allows
consumers to access a world wide web that is more computer-like than before.
Consumers can view their favorite websites, use drop down menus, watch Flash
videos and access the web on a mobile device screen thanks to support for
Adobe Flash 9.4 and gesture support within the Nokia N900 web browser.
The Nokia N900 comes with a 3.5-inch touchscreen, full QWERTY keyboard
and enables consumers the ability to personalize up to four different home
screens as they wish. One can be work related with a calendar widget and
contacts application while another can be favorite bookmarked web pages while
yet another can be set to show popularsocial networks.
The Nokia N900 retains Nokia’s legacy of high quality imaging with a five
share those images and videos straight from your device to services such as
access to their Ovi account right from their device.
The Nokia N900 is available in a black finish and will retail for
through Nokia Flagship stores in
various independent retailers and e-tailers including Amazon.com. For more
information and high resolution images, please visit
For more information on how to develop for Nokia N900 and Maemo, please
Nokia is a pioneer in mobile telecommunications and the world’s leading
maker of mobile devices. Today, we are connecting people in new and different
ways – fusing advanced mobile technology with personalized services to enable
people to stay close to what matters to them. We also provide comprehensive
digital map information through NAVTEQ; and equipment, solutions and services
for communications networks through Nokia Siemens Networks.
SOURCE Nokia Corporation