The speculations end here. Nokia has revealed the Technical specifications of its first ever netbook - Nokia Booklet 3G mini-laptop. Even though the company had announced the booklet last week, they had not revealed the specs or the price of the Booklet 3G. Today, when announcing their new phones – N97 mini, X6 and X3, they have given more details on Nokia Booklet 3G.
As you probably already know, Nokia Booklet 3G is a Windows 7 netbook. Apparently, customers will be able to choose between Windows 7 Starter Edition, Home Premium, or Professional.
Nokia Booklet 3G netbook – Features + Specs
12 hours of life-
Nokia says that the Booklet will have a 12-hour battery life, WLAN and WWAN WiFi, 3G/HSPA with hot swappable simcard and integrated Ovi Suite.
The computer will have an Atom z530 processor, 1GB of Ram, 1,280 x 720 10.1-inch display, an accelerometer, aGPS, a webcam and HDMI out.
* Weight (max) 1,250g
* Dimensions (max) 264 x 185 x 19.9mm
CPU and Chipset
* Intel Atom Z530, 1.6 GHz
* Intel Poulsbo US15W, fanless design
Memory and Storage
* RAM: 1 GB, DDR2, 533MHz, soldered down
* HDD: 120 GB, 1.8″/5mmH/SATA, 8MB cache, 4200 RPM
* 10.1″, 1,280 x 720 pixels, glass window
* 16 cell, 56.8 Wh, Li-Ion prismatic, removable design
* 802.11 b/g/n, 2T2R
* BT 2.1 + EDR
* Inbuilt 3G modem (data calls only). Different variants: WCDMA: 850/1900/2100 or WCDMA 900/2100 or no modem.
* All modem variants have GSM and GPRS
* 1 x HDMI 1.2 out
* 3 x USB 2.0
* 1 x headphone out (OMTP 3.5 mm) – with OMTP headsets also functions as audio in
* 1 x DC-in
* 1 x SD card reader
* 1 x SIM / USIM slot
Camera and microphone
* 1.3 MP front facing camera with integrated microphone
* Frame keyboard
* 2 physical layouts: US (78 keys, 17 mm pitch, 1.8 mm stroke) and UK (79 keys, 16.7 mm pitch, 1.8 mm stroke)
* Nokia Booklet 3G
* BC-1S battery
* AC/DC power adapter
* Quick setup guide and warranty instructions
* Headset WH-205
* USB charging multi-cable CA-126
* Operating System: Windows 7 Starter Edition, Home Premium or Professional
* MS Office Small Business 60 day trial
* MS Internet Explorer 8
* HDD protection utility, Hotkey utility , Knock Control utility, Power Profile Switcher, Battery Life utility
* Nokia Update Manager
* Ovi Suite
* Ovi Maps Gadget
* Social Hub
* F-Secure Internet Security 2010 trial
Nokia Booklet 3G – Price – Too high
Nokia has revealed that the Booklet will cost €570 which is around £500 or $811 (USD). That hurts, isn’t it?! Nokia N900 phone is supposedly priced at €500! Most possibly in US it will be priced at $799 as speculated earlier.
Nokia Booklet 3G will be available in tree color versions: ice (white), azure (blue) and black.