has introduced Nokia (News
) 7510 and announced that T-Mobile
USA will be the exclusive carrier for the U.S.
The Nokia 7510 comes with an added level of customization and functionality, and features an external display that is hidden until needed to show information such as caller ID or a song title.
A Series 40 device, this latest offering can be flipped open with the push of a button, and features a new graphics interface. Officials said that it allows T-Mobile (News
) customers to scroll and identify the various menus including messaging, address book, music player and more.
The Nokia 7510 also allows for UMA connectivity, which allows flexibility between using the cellular and Wi-Fi networks for calls.
Additional features of the Nokia 7510 include Xpress-On front and back covers available in Fatal Red, Espresso Brown and Emerald Green, support for POP3 and IMAP4 email accounts and a digital music player that supports MP3, AAC and AAC+ formats.
In addition, Nokia 7510 also comes equipped with an FM radio with Radio Data System (RDS), a 2 megapixel camera with Nokia Image Perfection System (NIPS), LED flash and 4x digital zoom, a 2.2 inch QVGA display, a 240 x 320 display with 16 million colors, and much more.
“With the unique style of the Nokia 7510, users are allowed to express themselves with colors and external display,” said Frank Vium, vice president for Sales at Nokia.
Travis Warren, director of device marketing at T-Mobile USA, expects Nokia 7510 to be a great addition to the company’s lineup because it features changeable faceplates. He said that this feature will allow customers to easily personalize their phone day-to-day.
Nokia said it plans to make available the Nokia 7510 later this month in select T-Mobile retail stores and also on T Mobile Web site.
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Edited by Stefania Viscusi