Nokia E6 ‘Symbian Anna’ phone UK pre-order starts for 349; releasing end of June
The new upgrade to the popular Nokia E5 has now been released, the new Nokia E6 is now available to pre-order in the UK. While our European friends have been able to lay down their Euros to reserve a piece of E6 for some time, only today has Nokia revealed details for us Brits.
The Nokia E6 can be pre-ordered from the Nokia UK online shop for £349 SIM Free, £339 on PAYG or from free on a £25 per month contract. It also available for pre-order in Nokia online stores in Germany (€429) and Italy (€399). Pre-order will also be available from a number online retailers shortly. The E6 is expected to starting shipping towards the end of June.
After being announced in April alongside the X7, the E6 quickly became the logical upgrade for most E71 and E72 users. While many feel the OS is dated, the new Symbian 3 OS promises enterprise grade security with hardware acceleration, new email features, a fresh UI and a revamped version of Nokia Maps.
Going to the specs list, we see E6 standing up to rivals with a Gorilla-glass set 2.46-inch capacitive touchscreen that ushers in same pixel density (326ppi) as the iPhone 4’s Retina Display. Awesome, isn’t it The 640 x 480 pixel touchscreen phone also sports an 8-megapixel camera for high resolution image capturing. Under the hood you have 8GB of internal memory and a microSD card that can take up to 32GB cards.
Connectivity needs are taken care of with the incorporation of GPS, and 802.11n Wi-Fi technologies. A 1,500 mAh battery breathes life into the device.
The Nokia E6 is available for £339 Pay As You Go, or free on contracts from £25-per-month on Vodafone and T-Mobile networks. UK Pre-orders for the handset are being taken from today.