Dan Worth of V3 is reporting that the handset will set you back £429 if you want it sim free, and from £35 per month on contract. It will be available on the Nokia Online Shop from the last week of September, which should mean a release date of the 27th.
Starting on October 1st Carphone Warehouse, Phones4u, Tesco, T-Mobile, Three, Virgin Mobile, and Vodafone will all have the device available as well. Some of the handsets features were also confirmed like the ability to record and edit HD video, and a 12-megapixel camera.
General Manager of Nokia UK – Mark Loughran – spoke about the phones features especially the ability to generate and share content. “The Nokia N8 is a great multi-tasker, packed with market leading innovations, which include the best picture and video capability available on a smartphone.”
He went on to say “It’s perfect for creating and sharing great content in high-definition, using HDMI out to connect to your TV as well as hot-USB swap.” The company are hoping this new handset will start improve its share of the smartphone market.
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