Its design is very similar to that of a BlackBerry , but nothing is further from reality. We are talking about the new Nokia E6 , a device that was presented a few weeks ago by Nokia and that will soon be available to users in the world market . So much so that the Finnish company has already announced that it will make its triumphant appearance in July 2011 , just when Nokia's most loyal customers - and those who are not as well - will be able to purchase this device in free format , but also through the subsidies offered by the operators .
As you already know, the Nokia E6 is one of those terminals that will be released with Symbian Anna , the latest update to this platform that Nokia has wanted to offer to its most loyal customers. In fact, very soon we will have the opportunity to enjoy the new Nokia devices equipped with Windows Phone 7 , an operating system that aims to function as a shuttle for the Finnish . Next, we offer you a detailed analysis of this new Nokia E6 , with photos and opinions.
Design and display
As we told you at the beginning, it seems clear that Nokia has wanted to keep a design very similar to the BlackBerry , although it must be said, the firm already has several mobile phones of this style, which combine the screen (touch or non-touch) with a full and fixed QWERTY keyboard . In this way, the user will have the opportunity to manage their email and their office in a more agile and simple way. In fact, this keyboard will allow us to write longer messages and chat without having to suffer from our fingers. This for one thing.
The Nokia E6 measures 115.5 x 59 x 10.5 millimeters and weighs 133 grams , so we could consider it a very light phone. Combined with the keyboard , we will find a 2.46-inch touch screen , which despite having quite small dimensions, will be equally useful to manage all the menu functions . The panel has a maximum resolution of 640 x 480 pixels , plus a depth of colors 16 million . The Finnish firm will make this Nokia E6 available to customers who want to combine their professional life with their personal life . We will find it inblack, gray and white color , a range of colors for more serious users.
The Nokia E6 operates on the GSM 850/900/1800/1900 and HSDPA 850/900/1700/1900/2100 networks . In fact, the device is perfectly suitable for accessing 2G networks and 3G networks . According to its data sheet, the terminal is compatible with HSDPA (10 Mbps) and HSUPA (2.0 Mbps) technologies . In this way, the Nokia E6 is positioned as a mobile phone especially recommended for professional users and in general for all those who want to always remain connected to the Internet . This means that we can navigate through the Internetin an agile and simple way, in addition to sharing content through the main social networks. See Facebook and Twitter .
But there is more. Logically, the device incorporates a Wi-Fi connection , which allows us to take advantage of the wireless networks available through the Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n protocol , undoubtedly a good way to save on our data package contracted with our operator. . In addition, we will have the option of turning the Nokia E6 into a true GPS navigator , with free access to the Ovi Maps service . In fact, Nokia offers us this service free for life. The phone also incorporates Bluetooth 3.0 , a function that will help us share and exchange fileswith other devices, but also to take advantage of the multiple options that the terminal can offer us.
In the section on physical connections, the Nokia E6 responds with an output of 3.5 mm headphones and speakers, allowing us to listen to music in silence or amplify in any room or even outdoors with some speakers pocket . Another interesting detail has to do with the microSD card slot , the same one that will help us expand the internal memory of the phone. The Nokia E6 also has a microUSB 2.0 port with USB On-The-Go support . This connection will help us to transfer and synchronize files from the computer to the phone and vice versa,Charge the device's battery without connecting the phone to the power outlet.
Photographic and multimedia camera
The camera is also one of the strengths of this Nokia E6 . As indicated its data sheet, the device has an eight megapixel sensor that will allow us to take pictures of a certain quality. First of all, it must be said that the camera also has a dual LED Flash that will help us take snapshots in adverse lighting situations. With this camera can produce images at a resolution of 3,264 x 2,448 pixels . In addition, with the camera we can record video in high definition (720p) at 25 frames per second. The device also incorporates a secondary camera with VGA resolutionthat will help us to make video calls .
Regarding multimedia features, we can say that the Nokia E6 allows us to play audio, image and video files in MP3, WMA, WAV, RA, eACC +, MP4, H.264, H.263 and RV formats . In addition we can also access Quickoffice to handle files in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDF formats . How could it be otherwise, Nokia will also allow us to access the Ovi application store , which will allow us to complete and expand the functions of the device.
Memory and operating system
As we told you at the beginning, the Nokia E6 is one of the first ( along with the Nokia X7 ) that incorporates Symbian Anna , the latest version that Nokia has released of this platform. Some of the improvements that this edition incorporates have to do with a patent improvement of the browser that is materialized in speed and accessibility . The system icons, horizontal QWERTY keyboard, and instant messaging improvements for the Microsoft Communicator Mobile service have also changed . Ovi Maps 3.6 is also incorporated and several interesting changes when searching through theOvi Store , the famous Nokia application store .
From now on, downloading large files over Wi-Fi networks will be much more agile. We will also be able to access more easily through social networks , while we will also have Ovi Suite, Adobe Flash Lite 4, Java Runtime 2.2 and Qt Mobility .
Regarding the memory of the device, the technical sheet indicates that the internal memory of 8 GB . If the user does not have enough, they can expand it up to 32 GB , which is the maximum capacity that Nokia offers us in this regard. The expansion will have to be done through microSD cards , thanks to the slot that the terminal itself incorporates. On the other hand, the Nokia E6 has 256 MB of RAM and 1 GB of ROM .
Battery and availability
The Nokia E6 has a standard Lithium Ion battery (BP-4L) with a capacity of 1,500 mAh . In principle, the device will offer us a durability of 672 hours in standby and 14 hours and 40 minutes in conversation , in 2G mode . In 3G , the Nokia E6 can support up to 7 hours and 30 minutes in conversation and up to 744 hours in standby .
Regarding availability, the Nokia E6 will be made available to users from this month of July 2011 . The Finnish company will sell it in free format for 375 euros , although it will also be made available to Spanish customers through the different operators in our country.
|Dimensions||115.5 x 59 x 10.5 mm|
|Memory||8GB + 32GB with microSD memory cards|
|screen||2.46 inch TFT touch touch (640 x 480 pixels)|
16 million colors
|Camera||8 megapixel sensor (3,264 x 2,448 pixels)|
Double LED flash
720p HD video recording (25fps)
Secondary VGA camera for video calls
|Multimedia||Play music, video and photos|
Formats: JPEG, EXIF, MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC, eAAC +, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, E-AC-3, AC-3, MPEG-4, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, Real Video 10
Stereo FM radio with RDS
|Controls and connections||3.5mm headphone output|
Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n
3G (HSDPA 10.2 Mbps, HSUPA 2.0 Mbps)
|Autonomy||1,500 milliamp battery|
In conversation: up to 14.40 hours (2G) / 7.30 hours (3G)
Standby mode: up to 672 hours (2G) / 744 hours (3G)
|Price||From 375 euros (free)|