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Nokia Lumia 900, first Nokia smartphone featuring LTE connectivity and Nokia’s largest display, launches in Canada with Rogers Communications

April 12, 2012

The award-winning Nokia Lumia 900 combines the best design and Internet
experience into one beautiful smartphone

TORONTO, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Today, Nokia Canada announced that the award-winning third smartphone in the Nokia Lumia
family, the Nokia Lumia 900, is now available in Canada exclusively at
Rogers Communications. Named “Best of CES” for all smartphones by CNET,
the Nokia Lumia 900 is the first of Nokia’s Windows Phone-based range
to feature high-speed LTE connectivity. Having the largest display of
all Nokia phones, it delivers a rich content experience from a phone
that still fits easily in your hand.

The Nokia Lumia 900 features a 4.3-inch AMOLED ClearBlack display for
rich, bright images both indoors and out. It boasts faster connection
speeds thanks to Rogers’ cutting-edge LTE technology, and a
long-lasting 1830 mAH battery.

The primary 8-megapixel camera includes Nokia’s exclusive Carl Zeiss
optics, with large aperture and wide angle focal length (28mm) for
high-quality, uncropped images even in low-light conditions. It also
has a 1-megapixel front-facing camera that boasts a wide angle lens
that captures sharp, bright images right out of the box.

The Nokia Lumia 900 also comes equipped with signature Lumia
experiences, such as Nokia Drive, which delivers a full-fledged
personal navigation device (PND) with free, turn-by-turn navigation and
dedicated in-car-user-interface. Available from Marketplace is the
Nokia Maps app, which provides quick access to maps of more than 190
countries worldwide.

“The launch of the Nokia Lumia 900 in Canada signals our commitment to
bringing the best phones into the Canadian market,” said Richard White,
General Manager for Nokia Canada. “It is impeccably designed with clean
lines and a camera that rivals stand-alone digital cameras on the
market today.  Combine that with the people-first Windows Phone
experience and the Rogers’ LTE network – and it’s clear that this phone
delivers an unsurpassed mobile experience.”

The Nokia Lumia 900 is available in black exclusively at Rogers
Communications on April 9 for $99.99 with select 3-year plans. For more
information, visit www.rogers.com/lumia900.

About the Nokia Lumia 900:

        --  Head-turning unibody design
        --  Deeply integrated social networking experience through Windows
            Phone 7.5 Mango; stay in touch across Facebook, LinkedIn, and
            Twitter right from the People Hub
        --  Experience the fastest Web browsing experience available with
            LTE connectivity, 1.4 GHz processor with hardware acceleration,
            and the power of IE9 Mobile.
        --  Live large with the 4.3" AMOLEDClearBlack display with scratch
            and damage resistant glass.
        --  Never miss a moment with the Carl Zeiss 8 megapixel main camera
            with HD video recording. The smartphone's front-facing camera
            boasts a wide angle lens that captures sharp, bright images
            right out of the box.
        --  Enjoy free voice-guided, turn-by-turn navigation with Nokia
            Drive.
        --  Access to Microsoft SkyDrive for cloud storage
        --  Access to thousands of apps in the Windows Phone Marketplace

About Nokia
Nokia is a global leader in mobile communications whose products have
become an integral part of the lives of people around the world. Every
day, more than 1.3 billion people use their Nokia to capture and share
experiences, access information, find their way or simply to speak to
one another. Nokia’s technological and design innovations have made its
brand one of the most recognized in the world. For more information,
visit http://www.nokia.com/about-nokia.

To download images and video of the Nokia Lumia 900, please visit http://press.nokia.com/

SOURCE Nokia Canada

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