Nokia U Series Specs, Design

In late July the first design sketches of the Nokia U (or Nokia U series) emerged on the Nokia Conversations official post for Design by Community. Nokia on Thursday, August 5th unveiled the winner of the poll as to which Nokia U concept design is the top choice of the community.

Here it is.

Nokia U Sketch 1Earlier, Nokia also revealed the Nokia U specifications (subject to change) which the community "gave the designers to work with:"
  • Display and UI: 4-inch capacitive 16:9. Power button, camera, zoom and volume button controls
  • Shape: Monoblock
  • Dimensions: 60 x 110 x 6-10mm
  • Extras: Auto lens cover
  • Material: Aluminium
  • Finish: Soft touch
  • Colour: Single colour
  • Durability: Super strength
  • OS: Open source operating system with unlimited multitasking
  • Connectivity: Support for 802.11 n/b/g wireless standards, USB 3 connectivity, HDMI connectivity, cable charger and Dolby Surround Sound
  • Camera: 8-megapixel, 4X optical zoom, Dual LED and Xenon flash, HD video capture and instant image capture
  • Enhancements: Kinetic power booster, multiple OS support, surround sound speakers, upgradable Flash memory, upgradable image sensor
We're crazy about smartphones and gadgets so we will follow this development. Post will be updated as soon as new information becomes available.

I remembered suggesting Nokia U when Nokia asked the community for baby names of this concept. My suggestion can be found on this page. I love it!

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