Feeds

Nokia unveils low-cost 'emerging markets' phone

Dual-band and no camera on the 2652

Intelligent flash storage arrays

Nokia 2652 handsetNokia today introduced a clamshell handset for what it calls "emerging markets".

The Nokia 2652 is a Series 40-based handset with a 4096-colour 128 x 128 display but no camera, though it can receive MMS messages. It's a dual-band (900/1800) GSM device with Class 4 GPRS support, and has a WAP-capable XHTML browser. It can handle Java MIDP 1.0 downloads.

The device measures 8.5 x 4.6 x 2.3cm and weighs 96.5g when the 760mAh battery is connected. The power supply provides juice for 3-3.5 hours' talk time and 144-288 hours on stand-by.

The 2652 comes in two colours: dark grey and pearl white. Nokia said it will retail for around €100 (£67/$121) before subsidies and/or taxes.

It will ship next month in parts of Europe, along with the Middle East, Africa and the Greater China region. ®

Security for virtualized datacentres

More from The Register

next story
Crouching tiger, FAST ASLEEP dragon: Smugglers can't shift iPhone 6s
China's grey market reports 'sluggish' sales of Apple mobe
Sea-Me-We 5 construction starts
New sub cable to go live 2016
EE coughs to BROKEN data usage metrics BLUNDER that short-changes customers
Carrier apologises for 'inflated' measurements cockup
Comcast: Help, help, FCC. Netflix and pals are EXTORTIONISTS
The others guys are being mean so therefore ... monopoly all good, yeah?
Surprise: if you work from home you need the Internet
Buffer-rage sends Aussies out to experience road rage
EE buys 58 Phones 4u stores for £2.5m after picking over carcass
Operator says it will safeguard 359 jobs, plans lick of paint
MOST iPhone strokers SPURN iOS 8: iOS 7 'un-updatening' in 5...4...
Guess they don't like our battery-draining update?
prev story

Whitepapers

A strategic approach to identity relationship management
ForgeRock commissioned Forrester to evaluate companies’ IAM practices and requirements when it comes to customer-facing scenarios versus employee-facing ones.
Storage capacity and performance optimization at Mizuno USA
Mizuno USA turn to Tegile storage technology to solve both their SAN and backup issues.
High Performance for All
While HPC is not new, it has traditionally been seen as a specialist area – is it now geared up to meet more mainstream requirements?
Beginner's guide to SSL certificates
De-mystify the technology involved and give you the information you need to make the best decision when considering your online security options.
Security for virtualized datacentres
Legacy security solutions are inefficient due to the architectural differences between physical and virtual environments.