Nokia has now added N900 to the list of Nseries mobile phones it had previously launched into the market. Although the offical date of release of the phone is yet to be announced by the company. This phone was called as Raw Computer by Nokia at Nseries presentation few months ago. And thus this phone running on Linux offers you a PC functionality. Nokia N900 is the first Maemo 5 based Internet tablet and is also the successor to the Nokia N810 Internet tablet.
This phone runs on a powerful 600MHz Linux based operating system with a capacity of up to 1GB reserved for applications. To run all of your applications quickly, smoothly and simultaneously the phone is embedded with superscalar ARM processor. The 1GB application memory is partitioned into 256 MB RAM and 768 MB of Virtual memory. It also has a 3D graphics accelerator with OpenGLES 2.0 support.
The phone offers you a large 32 GB internal storage. This memory is enough to store up to 7000 of your favourite songs and an eqivalent 40 hours of DVD quality video. This internal memory can be expanded up to 45GB using external memory card. The Nokia N900 allows you to capture your beautiful moments as photos or videos. The phone has a 5 megapixel digital camera with dual LED flash. The camera has Carl Zeiss optical lens.
The device is packed into a sleek and compact design hardware. The phone features a sharp 800 x 480 touch screen display with a fully intergrated QWERTY keyboard. The Nokia N900 offers a high speed broadband that is as fast as an internet connection at home. The 3.5 inches wide screen of the phone makes it even more easier for its user to access web pages. The phone is 3.5G and WLAN enabled. It has quadband GSM with GPRS and EDGE. The data transfer rate over Wi-Fi is approx 54Mbps.
The specifications of Nokia N900 are summarised as bellow:
• Dimensions: 110.9 mm× 59.8 mm× 18 mm
• Weight: 181g
• Processor: ARM Cortex-A8 600 MHz
• Full QWERTY tactile keyboard and full QWERTY onscreen keyboard
• 3.5 inch touch-sensitive widescreen display with 800 x 480 pixel resolution
• Camera: 5 megapixel camera (2584 × 1938 pixels), 3 × digital zoom, Autofocus, Dual LED flash
• 32GB internal storage and expandable upto 48GB
• Connectivity: Bluetooth v2.1, USB, Integrated GPS with A-GPS
• TV out in PAL and NTSC formats
• Battery: BL-5J 1320mAh
It is expected that the mobile will be available in october and the expected price of the mobile is 35k.