Nokia 8801 announced, luxury phone

Apr 07 2005 - 11:50 AM ET | Nokia
Nokia to announced the 8800 and 8801 (US version). The Nokia 8801 is a very high-end fashion type phone. The body of the phone is stainless steel and it uses high-grade ball bearings for the unique pop up action. Features of the Nokia 8801 and 8800 include: * 262K color 208 x 208 pixel TFT display with scratch-resistant glass * Bluetooth * SVGA camera with video capture * EDGE high-speed data * 64MB of memory * Ringtones and sounds composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto The Nokia 8801 is expected to begin shipping in the third quarter of 2005 while the Nokia 8800 should ship later this quarter. The price is expected to be around $1000. Several more photos of the 8801/8800 are available below. nokia-8801-8800-2.jpg nokia-8801-8800-3.jpg Click on image below to zoom Click on image below to zoom