VIVAnews -Nokia announced the launch of the Nokia 500, is the latest entry-level smartphone. This smart phone using a 1 GHz processor and touch screen measuring 3.2 inches.
Equipped with 5 megapixel camera, Nokia 500 claimed to offer the experience of enjoying music, entertainment as well as navigation maps and turn by turn "in the operating system Symbian Anna. These operating systems have a better web browser and the latest Ovi Maps.
"Until now, the smartphone with affordable prices are often categorized as a device with a low quality and offer the user experience under the standard," said Ilari Nurmi, Vice President of Nokia, August 2, 2011.
The newer Nokia 500, said Nurmi, is an example that Nokia continues to strive to innovate in the smartphone features and shows how the Symbian operating system can continue to support Nokia in meeting the needs of the market.
As information, unlike a smartphone with another operating system that is common to use processors 1 GHz speed, this is the first Symbian smartphone with the processor's speed.
As smartphones in General, with the Nokia 500 users can receive updates on Facebook, Twitter, a wide range of social networking and live chat directly on the main screen.
Fast processors allow users to open various applications simultaneously, switching applications quickly, and run applications that are demanding extra performance without slowing down the use of the device as a whole.
Nokia 500 comes with a pre loaded applications the best music and entertainment like Shazam Encore, Gig Finder, Lonely Planet and Michelin guides. Voice navigation for pedestrians and driving-offline in more than 80 countries to help avoid data roaming charges.
Nokia 500 is available in the third quarter of 2011 with a black and white followed with at the end of the year. Both will be attending with two rear casing which can be exchanged. Casing with diverse colors and design will present this year.
Although referred to it as entry level, but Nokia 500 are marketed at a price that is still quite a high: 150 Euros or about Rp1,8 million, before taxes and subsidies. Specification following technical Nokia 500. (ren)