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Nokia + Linux + Maemo = Nokia N900

The Nokia N900 has redefined the world of smartphones altogether. Great features combine with style and functionality to make the N900 one of the best Nokia phones on the market. One glance at the mobile and its features and you are left amazed at this device which has all the features of a computer.

With this latest Nokia mobile phone in hand you can now carry your work, the internet and pure entertainment in your pocket. The N900 comes packed with features to give you the best of the entertainment, media and internet worlds.

The Maemo OS is a really good one. As a matter of fact, it is better than the Symbian one. This Linux based OS is open source software and new applications can be designed and downloaded to customize your mobile as per your convenience. Of course not everyone can do this but software developers and graphics designers can work wonders with applications and graphics.

The Nokia N900 guarantees you a good internet experience thanks to Wi-Fi connectivity and HSDPA. The phone also supports GRPS, EDGE, HSCSD, WAP, Bluetooth, USB etc. All these combine to make your internet browsing and downloading smooth. The phone has Mozilla Firefox 3 with Flash 9.4 support. You can zoom pages by simply double tapping on the screen or making circular swirling motions with your finger- a cool, fun feature of this swanky new Smartphone.

Camera and video is great on this mobile. The 5 mega pixel camera comes with features like 3x zoom, geotagging, autofocus etc. The camera on this phone has a Carl Zeiss lens with dual LED flash. Video streaming is fast and efficient with WVGA 848×480 @ 25fps. A secondary VGA camera is also present. A great feature of this mobile phone is that it permits the user to edit images in any way they wish. You can cut, crop, add effects and modify images any way you wish.

This new Nokia phone supports SMS, MMS and IM like Google Talk, Skype, Jabber etc. Typing messages is easy thanks to the sliding keyboard in QWERTY format. Although the keyboard appears cramped at first glance, it is quite easy and comfortable to use.

Slow and irresponsive touch screens are boring and uncomfortable. The resistive touch screen on this phone is quick and easy to use and quick to respond. The screen is 3.5 inches long and has a resolution of 800×480 pixels which is one of the best in the markets. The screen also supports 16 million colors giving you great images with perfect clarity and vivid colors.

This phone has great media features. The music player supports files in the MP3, WAV, WMA and eAAC formats. The video player supports files in the following formats- WMV, Real Video, MP4, AVI and XviD formats.

You can use this mobile phone to download and view Microsoft Office Documents thanks to the Document Viewer.

The TI OMAP 3430 chipset with an ARM Cortex-A8 600 Mhz processor combined with 32 GB internal memory makes this mobile an extremely useful and powerful one.

Additional features include alarm clock, FM radio, GPS, widgets, voice memo, games, to-do list, voice memo and so on.

The N900 from Nokia guarantees you a great multimedia and internet experience and is indeed worth buying.


Source by Susan Hargreaves

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