New Nokia 7700 Media Device

Posted: Oct 28 2003, 9:18pm EST | by , Updated: Aug 10 2010, 2:03pm CDT, in News | Mobile Phones


New Nokia 7700 Media Device
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    Nokia anounced a new portable multi media device - Nokia 7700.

    The Nokia 7700 media device enables users to view web pages with a full Internet browser over high-speed mobile networks on a 65,000 color touch screen optimized for viewing Internet content.
    Additional features include music and video playback and streaming, an integrated VGA camera, FM radio, multimedia messaging support, as well as a full complement of personal information management features.

    The Device runs on Nokia Series 90 User Interface on the Symbian OS.

    The Nokia 7700 will also support the Nokia Streamer SU-6 accessory, the first mobile IP Datacast receiver designed to demonstrate the mobile phone television experience using the DVB-H network. The Nokia Streamer can be attached to the Nokia 7700 like a battery pack, and will be used in pilot projects to showcase the future of digital broadcasting on mobile devices.
    The Nokia 7700 media device works on GSM/GPRS/EDGE 900/1800/1900 networks, with shipments in Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific expected to begin in the second quarter, 2004.
    Full Press-Release

    • Music and video playback and streaming
    • Internet TCP/IP (Opera browser)
    • Integrated VGA camera
    • FM radio
    • Email (SMTP, POP3, IMAP4)
    • MMS (including SMIL)
    • Integrated handsfree & voice recorder
    • Bluetooth technology (including audio)
    • Personal Information Management: calendar, contacts, tasks, and more <!--
    • Word, Sheet processor and Presentation Viewer, Word & Sheet converter
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    • Word, Sheet, and Presentation Viewer; Word & Sheet converter
    • Flight mode
    • Offline mode
    • Touch screen
    • MP3 player

    Technical Details:
      Tri-Band Operation
      • GSM 900/1800/1900
      • Automatic switching between bands

      • Weight: 183 g
      • Dimensions: 165 cc, 133.7 x 79.5 x ~21.6 mm

      Display and User Interface
      • High-resolution LCD display
      • Series 90 UI with touch screen
      • Display size: 640 x320 pixels
      • 65,536 colors
      • Partial mode display 640 x 65 pixels for power saving
      • Touch-screen, pen-based input with stylus
      • On-screen keyboard
      • Virtual keyboard

      Physical keys:
      • Scroll and select key (scroll up, down, left, right, select)
      • Back/Cancel
      • Home (Apps key)
      • Menu key
      • 2 Application-specific keys
      • Send key
      • End/Exit key
      • Voice key
      • Power key

      Audio/Visual Media Features
      • Camera: 640x480 pixel resolution; 2 x digital zoom
      • RealPlayer: Playback and stream RealMedia (video and audio) and 3GPP-compliant content (H.263 and MPEG-4)
      • Music: supports MP3, AAC, RealAudio 7 and 8, WAV, MIDI, and AMR-NB file types. Keep your sounds organized with Nokia Audio Manager (NAM)
      • Images: supports JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, and animated GIF images
      • Sketch: Edit images (crop, zoom, rotate, and flip) and draw your own. Add images to contacts or send them (via MMS, email or Bluetooth).
      • Stereo FM radio

      Memory Functions
      • 20 - 25MB of internal memory available for contacts, text messages, multimedia messages, ringing tones, images, video clips, personal information management, and applications
      • 64MB Memory Card provided in the sales package
      • Additional Memory Units available (up to 128 MB)

      Phone Features
      • PIM: Contacts, extensive calendar, Mobile Wallet 2.0, calculator
      • Office applications: Word, Sheet, and Presentation Viewer
      • Flight mode: all radio-related activities turned off
      • Offline mode: Use the MP3 player, FM radio, AAC, PIM, and Bluetooth without a SIM card

      • Multimedia messaging: Multimedia messaging (MMS) with compatible devices: send and receive messages containing text, images, audio and video.
      • Email: Access your work and private email accounts; supports SMTP, POP3, and IMAP4 protocols
      • Text messaging: create, send, edit, and receive text messages (SMS).

      • Downloadable Java™ MIDP 2.0 and Symbian games <!--
      • MMC-card games for richer graphics and more complex gameplay
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      Java™ Applications
      • Downloadable Java™ MIDP 2.0 applications

      Ringing Tones
      • Use MP3, AAC or AMR-NB files as ringing tones
      • Up to 24 polyphonic ringing tones
      • 24 ringing tones preset, all removable

      Wireless Connectivity
      • Pop-Port™ interface
      • Connect phone wirelessly to a compatible phone or a compatible PC
      • Bluetooth technology
      • Over-the-Air ringing tones, settings and messages (for web access point, web bookmarks, and SyncML)
      • Remote OTA synchronization with SyncML; local synchronization with PC using PC Suite

      • HTML and xHTML with Opera browser
      • Downloadable plugins
      • OMA mDRM - forward lock for content protection
      • Wallet: convenient online use and storage of your numbers and passwords

      Data Transfer
      • EDGE*
      • GPRS* (multislot class 10)
      • E-GPRS* (multislot class 4 (3+1))
      • HSCSD (High-Speed Circuit-Switched Data)*
      • Circuit-Switched Data
      • TCP/IP*

      *Note that these services require network support.
        Call Management
        • Click-to-talk: Easy dialing with the touch screen interface
        • Contacts: Advanced contacts database with support for multiple phone and email details per entry; also supports thumbnail pictures and groups
        • Speed dialing
        • Logs: Keeps lists of your dialed, received, and missed calls
        • Automatic redial
        • Supports Fixed Dialing Number, which allows calls only to predefined numbers
        • Conference call (up to 5 participants)

        Power Management

        Battery Talk time Standby time Charging
        BP-5L (1300 mAh LiPo) up to 3-4 h up to 10-11 days up to 2 h

        Variation in operation times will occur depending on SIM card, network settings and usage. Talk time is increased by up to 30% if Half Rate is active, and reduced by 5% if Enhanced Full Rate is active.

          • PC Suite

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