Nokia N97 Mini Unveiled

nokia-n97-mini Nokia has unveiled N97 mini in the Nokia World 09 at Stuttgart. Nokia N97 mini is a compact variation on the iconic N97. It features a full QWERTY keyboard and tilting touch-screen – now with flick-scrolling for even better usability. It delivers a truly personal mobile internet experience, starting with the premiere of Lifecasting with Ovi – the first ever widget that enables users to update their Facebook direct from the homescreen of their mobile. N97 mini allows Lifecasting with Ovi which is the result of a partnership between Nokia and Facebook. It is the first application that lets people publish their status updates and location from their homescreen.
Key Features
  • Lifecasting with Ovi: Facebook widget on the home screen that detects your location, and lets you update your status or profile, add a photo, or share nearby points of interest and lots more things you love to do on Facebook.
  • Personalized home screen – build a completely personal suite of internet services on your mobile, by downloading and adding widgets to the home screen
  • Enhanced Ovi Maps experience – turns the Nokia N97 mini into the world’s smallest mobile travel companion. Now you can get a 5-day Weather forecast for your location – plus dynamic access to premium editorial content from Lonely Planet and Michelin. Searching, finding and navigating is easier than ever using ‘My position’ combined with Favorites, Drive and Walk functions.
  • Ovi-enabled giving easy access to applications and services from the Ovi Store, and fully compatible with services such as Ovi Contacts, Ovi Files and Ovi Share.
  • Excellent internet: Fast and easy access with built-in Flash player. Take pictures and publish them immediately on Ovi Share, Facebook, Flickr or other sharing sites. Watch web videos in widescreen on the brilliant 3.2-inch slide-and-tilt 16:9 display.
  • High-end music player: discover and buy music from the Nokia Music store, edit playlists on the go. Fine-tune the music with the built-in equalizer, and listen over Bluetooth or through the standard headphone jack.
  • 5 megapixel high-end camera: Includes Carl-Zeiss Tessar lens, dual LED camera flash and video light.
  • Storage space to spare: Ships with 8GB on-board memory, expandable to 24GB with MicrosSD card
  • Easy email and messaging: Simple 3-step email set-up and allows you to combine all your in-boxes into one. Supports Nokia Messaging, Yahoo! Mail, Gmail, Windows Live Hotmail and most other POP3/IMAP email clients. Great for instant messaging too – tap it all out on the touch-screen or the QWERTY keyboard. Supports Nokia Chat, Windows Live Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo Go! and others.

Product Specification

  • Dimensions: 113 x 52.5 x 14.2 mm
  • Weight: 138 g
  • Display: 3.2 inch TFT nHD 16:9 widescreen (640 x 360 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
  • Camera: 5 megapixels with Carl Zeiss Tessar lens; autofocus and flash
  • Video capture: MPEG-4 VGA (640x 480 px) at up to 30 fps
  • Video playback: supports RealVideo and Flash Lite 3.0 with PAL/NTSC video-out
  • Music playback: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA
  • Built-in GPS with A-GPS support
  • 3.5mm AV connector for stereo headphone jack
  • Memory: 8Gb internal memory with MicroSD expansion slot up to an additional 16 Gb
  • Connectivity: High speed MicroUSB 2.0
  • Data connectivity: WCDMA, GPRS/EDGE, HSDPA
  • Talk time: Up to 7.1 hrs
  • Standby time: Up to 320 hrs
  • Music playback time: Up to 28 hrs
  • Video playback time: Up to 3.5 hrs