Nokia Gets Official with N79 and N85 Details

Submitted by lalit on August 26, 2008 - 5:06pm.

Today, Nokia officially provided details about upcoming N79 and N85 Handsets. The N85 is a two-way slider phone like N95 and has a 2.6-inch AMOLED screen with 320 x 240 resolution. Internal memory on the phone is just 78MB, but you can use microSD card to add up to 8GB memory. For communication and navigation the phone features quad-band GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz), WCDMA (900, 1900, 2100MHz), WiFi b/g, Bluetooth and A-GPS. The N85 has a 5-megapixel camera with 20x digital zoom, autofocus, dual LED flash and seven scene modes. For music the phone has FM radio, 3.5mm stereo headphone plug and support for audio format like MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC and eAAC+.  The video format supported by the phone include MP4, 3gp, H.263 and H.264. Battery life on the phone is 4.5 hours of 3G talk time and 6.9 hours of GSM talk time. The phone will ship in October for Euro 450 ($657). For more information about the N85 click here.
The N76 is a classic candybar phone with 2.4-inch screen with 320 x 240 resolution. Like N85 this phone also has very less on board memory, but you can use microSD card to add more memory. It supports quad-band GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz), WCDMA (900, 2100MHz Europe only), WiFi b/g, Bluetooth and A-GPS. The phone also features a 5-megapixel camera with 20x zoom and dual LED flash. The audio/video formats supported are MP4, 3gp, H.263, H.264, MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC and eAAC+. The battery life on the phone is 3.5 hours of 3G talk time and 5.5 hours of GSM talk time. It will ship in October for Euro 350 ($512). For more information about the N79 click here.