Nokia today announced the launch of Nokia 5250 touchscreen, music-centric device .The Nokia 5250 runs the Symbian^1 operating system and offers GSM/EDGE communications over four bands and GPRS for data. It has a 2.8-inch TFT screen with a 16:9 apect ratio and a resolution of 640 x 360 pixels.
It comes with 2 mega pixel camera and Ovi Share installed to let you upload your snaps to the Web and FM Radio. Eminently pocketable, the device measures 104mm x 49mm x 14mm.
Nokia 5250 has Music Player on the home screen and tracks can be downloaded from Ovi Music or your own collection. The handset equipped with 51 MB inbuilt memory and expandable up to 16GB with a microSD card which can store aprox 4000 songs.
Expected to be on sale in the forth quarter, the Nokia 5250 will be retail for approximately Rs7000, excluding taxes and subsidies in India.
Nokia 5250 also comes with easy access to social networking sites Facebook, MySpace and the rest. The device preloaded with Nokia Messaging App which enabled its user to enjoy multiple email accounts connectivity such as Ovi Mail, Gmail and Yahoo! Mail, as well as instant messenger accounts.
Nokia 5250 claims excellent battery life, the device will last up to 18 days in standby or up to seven hours talk time and it can play for 24 hours without stopping.