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Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

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Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US - read the full textTwo of the latest Nokia Symbian smartphones have just become available. The handsets that started leaving the Nokia factories at the end of last month have finally reached retailers. User in the UK are now able to experience the QWERTY magic of the E6, while those in the US can get their hands on...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-06-14 10:51 from nXE9 - click to readIts not fixed focus...............its full focus using edos technology

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  • 2011-07-01 22:14
  • sGMs

It would appear that the E6 is not quite available in the UK yet.

I had it on pre-order via the Nokia website only to be contacted by Nokia a week later to be told there was no stock to fulfil my order. I could either cancel or buy another model. I chose to cancel.

I then pre-ordered the E6 again, this time on Amazon. Expected delivery from 28/06/11 onwards. I received an e-mail from Amazon today (28/06/11) telling me they didn't have any stock to fulfil the order either having not been provided with any by their supplier. They have not been given a revised availability date.

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  • 2011-06-28 10:32
  • 3J9V

Pls. make a review of the nokia X7 soooon!

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  • 2011-06-21 05:01
  • sxt3

The E6 in the UK NOkia online store has just gone from being in stock to now back on preorder with an end of June date!!!! Nokia what on earth is going on???????

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  • 2011-06-14 23:03
  • nGQx

in Finland, since yesterday. I just purchased a white model. The price over here is 429,00 euros without any contract. They also had grey and black versions available. They keyboard is definitely better than E72's as the keys are just slightly bigger and differently shaped, and the response just feels good.

The biggest disappointment so far doesn't arise from the phone itself but from the lack of support for Sports Tracker and/or Endomondo. However, I did install Endomondo version which was meant for N8 but the interface, of course, doesn't scale properly, but its better than nothing until they come up with the correct version.

One weird issue appears to be the browser. The command panel is just so tiny that it appears nearly impossible to use it. And for some unknown reason it didn't play video in the browser, nor did I try to solve this issue. Well, I solved the whole thing by downloading Opera Mobile which just works and looks cool.

Cool phone for those who just want physical keyboard, strongly recommended even after only a day of use.

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  • 2011-06-14 21:44
  • mIm%

Nokia X7 with low spec and without front facing camera..Hmmm..

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  • 2011-06-14 17:23
  • tugx

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-06-14 05:33 from t7X2 - click to readDo any of those samsung, htc and lg phones come unlocked with no contract? If not, then for people like me the nokia phones will cost a lot less than anything you mentioned over the phone's lifetime, plus not have me tied to a specific carrier.

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  • 2011-06-14 17:12
  • RbqA

Been waiting for E6 for a looooong time! But I am a littpe put off by the high price. I just hope the price falls quick

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  • 2011-06-14 17:11
  • M{eW

Nokia should corporate with Android instead of window. I see bad future for Nokia.

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  • 2011-06-14 16:52
  • IW9m

I feel sorry for Nokia right now. They've announced getting into bed with Microsoft, they've announced killing jobs relating to Symbian dev/support, and due to previous development they're committed to bringing phones to market that the more savvy phone users aren't going to be interested in. A previous comment has noted the fixed focus of the camera, which is another shame- and an area that Nokia seem to be lagging behind in.

Nokia have always had a great rep for build quality - but right now doubts about support of the OS plus lack of physical hardware features has me favouring HTC products.

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  • 2011-06-14 16:22
  • Mx@E

when is these 2 phones comming to South-Africa? we are full symbian supporters. we dont need 1ghz to run apps and games like andriod phones. they all the same, samsung, lg, sony and htc. i like something different like i'm waiting on symbian Anna. and wp7.5 damn nokia is smart

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  • 2011-06-14 13:44
  • Mfyc

Not interested in Nokia anymore because of this reasons..
Still Symbian Anna is not comparable to Android.
No regular updates.

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  • 2011-06-14 12:53
  • up6m

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-06-14 03:53 from jAGb - click to readthat boils down to the browser, performance with opera is far better. it says so in the anandtech review (from which you took the image without reading)

and nokia's build quality is legendary, you would be a fool to deny that

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  • 2011-06-14 11:25
  • 3LUv

What's Nokia?
Is it still alive?
I thought it was long dead...
A fixed focus are we in 1980's ?

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  • 2011-06-14 10:51
  • nXE9

high 5's to nokia

http://mynokiablog.com/2011/06...-with-apple/

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  • 2011-06-14 10:30
  • t7X2

whats the price of nokia E6???when it will be available in other countries??

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  • 2011-06-14 09:21
  • u4gD

i think many dudes don't know that anna is made 'coz to compet with android.
So it is smooth.faster

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  • 2011-06-14 08:31
  • s82f

no amount of Ghz can make browsing faster if the browser isnt built and coded properly..

with that said, what we need now is a proper review about all this Anna fuss we've been hearing for like..what, how many months has it been?

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  • 2011-06-14 07:11
  • PS6w
  • SmartfoneFreakKARTIK
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I wish nokia made x7 with 1 ghz and 512 ram ....... At least the browsing would be fast ...

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  • 2011-06-14 06:35
  • KFPe
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-06-14 05:33 from t7X2 - click to readChill dude you read it wrong ......... X7 is us $535 not 535 euro ........and these are just starting prices, they would come down fast......

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  • 2011-06-14 06:31
  • KFPe

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