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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:

Samsung Xcover B2710 Launched In Russia, Coming Soon To Orange UK

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Last month, Samsung unveiled Xcover B2710, a new rugged phone in the Xcover range of phones. It comes with a 2 inch display, microSD card slot, built-in GPS receiver and more. This phone has been finally launched in Russia and it will be soon available in the UK, exclusively on the airwaves of Orange.

Samsung Xcover B2710 features a 2 inch display, GPRS/EDGE, 3G Connectivity, audio and video player, torch, FM Radio, 3.5mm audio jack, loudspeaker, video calling capabilities, 30MB of internal memory, microSD card slot, digital compass, pedometer, built-in GPS receiver, Google Maps support, up to 19 hours of talk time and much more.

Samsung Xcover B2710 is a rugged phone which protects the handset against shock, dust, water and drops. It is an IP67 certified device, which is the highest rating ever received by a Samsung handset. This phone is water resistant and it works even after being submerged in the water for up to 30 minutes.

Xcover B2710 is available in Russia for a price tag of 5,990 RUB (approx. $200). Orange UK claims the Xcover B2710 also features Wi-Fi. Orange UK will offer this handset on pay as you go and on pay monthly plans.