Mobile Mondays | Windows Phone 7 Launched, Nokia Announces C5-03 And More

Mobile Monday is back with a bang! Welcome to the first edition of the new Mobile Mondays. This week we saw the launch of Windows Phone 7 and nine Windows Phone 7 powered smartphones. Apart from that two amazing smartphones, Nokia N8 and BlackBerry Torch was launched in India. Angry Bird, the popular game for iPhone was released for Android and withing 24 hours, the game was downloaded 1 million times. Lets start the first edition of Mobile Mondays with some interesting news, views and related stuffs.

New Handsets:

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HTC:

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This week HTC launched 5 new Windows Phone 7 powered smartphone – HTC 7 Surround, HTC HD7, HTC 7 Trophy, HTC 7 Pro and HTC Mozart. The HTC Surround features a 3.8 inch WVGA display, 1GHz Snapdragon processor, 5 megapixel camera with HD video recording and more. It also has an integrated stereo speakers, Dolby Mobile, SRS Surround Sound and audience noise suppression. HTC HD7 comes with a 4.3 inch TFT touchscreen display, 1GHz Qualcomm processor, 5 megapixel camera with HD video recording and so on.

Samsung:

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Samsung announced 2 Windows Phone 7 powered smartphones and launched 3 Bada OS powered smartphone in Russia. Samsung unveiled Windows Phone 7 powered Samsung Focus and Samsung Omnia 7. In Russia, Samsung launched Bada OS powered Samsung Wave 525, Samsung Wave 575 and Samsung Wave 533.

LG:

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LG also launched 2 Windows Phone 7 powered smartphones – LG Optimus 7 and LG Quantum. Both the handset comes with a 5 megapixel cameras with autofocus and LED flash, 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 16 GB internal storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, A-GPS and much more. The LG Optimus 7 comes with a 3.8 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen display while the LG Quantum features a 3.5 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard.

Nokia:

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This week Nokia announced a new budget touchscreen phone, the Nokia C5-03. It features a 3.2 inch touchscreen display, Symbian S60v5 OS, 5 megapixel camera with 4X digital zoom, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, music player, stereo FM radio, Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR, 40MB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory, 2GB microSD card included 4.5 hours of talktime on 3G, 25 days of stand-by time and 1000 mAH battery. Nokia also launched N8, the much awaited smartphone in India. It comes with a price tag of Rs.26,259.

Handset Of The Week – BlackBerry Torch 9800:

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BlackBerry Torch is the first handset which runs on the new BlackBerry 6 operating system and the first handset to feature the combination of a full touch screen display with an iconic BlackBerry keyboard. It comes with a 3.2 inch touch screen display, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 5 megapixel camera with 2X digital zoom, 3G Connectivity, Bluetooth v2.1 with EDR, 4 GB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory, built-in GPS with BlackBerry Maps, up to 30 hours music playback, up to 18 days Standby Time, up to 5.5 hours talk-time and 1300 mAHr lithium-ion battery.

Video Of The Week – Cell Phone Bacteria:

Nokia Unveils C5-03 Touchscreen Phone

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Nokia today launched the latest budget touchscreen phone, the Nokia C5-03. This handset runs on the outdated Symbian S60v5 Operating System. It comes with a 3.2 inch touch display, Wi-Fi connectivity, 5 megapixel camera and more. The Nokia C5-03 allows you to set-up your email easily through the Nokia messaging service.

Nokia C5-03 features a 3.2 inch touchscreen display with 360 x 640 pixels resolution, Symbian^1 (S60v5) OS, 5 megapixel camera with 4X digital zoom, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, Ovi Maps, Ovi Store, up to 35 hours of music playback, upto 7.5 hours of video playback and so on.

Other features include music player, stereo FM radio, Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR, Micro-USB connector and charging, 40MB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory, 2GB microSD card included Ovi Music, Ovi Mail, 4.5 hours of talktime on 2G, 4.5 hours of talktime on 3G and 25 days of stand-by time and 1000 mAH battery.

Nokia C5-03 measures 105.8 mm x 51.0 mm x 13.8 mm (L x W x H) and weighs only 93g. This handset has a 5 megapixel camera with 4X digital zoom, but no flash. It allows you to put your most important contacts directly onto the home screen in just two taps. The latest version of Ovi Maps comes with public transport support and location sharing through social networks.

Nokia C5-03 is available in 4 different colors – Graphite Black, Lime Green, Petrol Blue and Aluminum Grey. This handset comes with a price tag of €170 (approx. $240). It is expected to be available at the end of Q4, 2010.