December 1, 2004
3G Reaches Norway With the Nokia 6630 Smartphone
ESPOO, Finland, December 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia today announced that Telenor, the leading mobile telecoms operator in Norway, running operations in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Thailand, Russia, and all over Europe, has selected the Nokia 6630 smartphone for its 3G WCDMA product portfolio in Norway. The Nokia 6630 phone offers online e-mail, the possibility to download and view e-mail attachments, mobile broadband access to multimedia content, live video streaming and video conferencing.
"We congratulate Telenor for Norway's first commercial 3G network launch, and are delighted that Telenor have chosen Nokia as their first 3G handset partner in this dynamic, leading market for imaging services. With its powerful imaging and smart computing features, Nokia 6630 is ideal for bringing 3G services to life." said Mads Winblad, Vice President, Multimedia Sales, EMEA, Nokia.
The Nokia 6630 smartphone will be available through Telenor retailer chains in Norway. Based on Symbian OS, the Nokia 6630 phone is a tri-band handset designed to work on 3G (WCDMA), EDGE and 2G (GSM 900/1800/1900) networks around the world. Compared to current GSM networks, WCDMA enables more than ten times higher data speeds and better quality of service to mobile and portable wireless devices. Weighing 127 grams and measuring 110 x 60 x 21 mm, it is currently the lightest globally available megapixel dual-mode phone for GSM and WCDMA networks.
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