Excerpt: Last year we reviewed the Nokia E71 , a phone that came straight outta Finland unlocked, with a powerful array of business and multimedia features. It was balanced, it was beautiful and it worked perfectly.
Pros: Fantastic industrial design. Hashing out e-mails (or tweets) on smartly appointed QWERTY is a typo-free affair. Gorgeous screen completely readable in direct sunshine. Battery life holds up to four days of calls, e-mails and web surfing. One hundred dollar price point is harder to argue with than...
Cons: Seriously, AT&T, did you have to drop the toggle button? Still no N-Gage gaming platform available. 3.2 MP pics skew a touch towards the noisy end of the spectrum.
Summary: At $99.99, the E71x is a great bargain smart phone. It's thin but chock-full of the features mobile professionals and prosumers are looking for, including 3G and Wi-Fi, GPS navigation, and robust e-mail support. Additionally, the device has excellent battery life and a decent keyboard.
Summary: Nokia made a unique choice to create a device that further blurs the line between work-centric devices such as BlackBerrys and fun devices like multimedia-packed flip phones. We love that the E71 lets you switch between work and play, but we bet users will likely stick with one profile most of the...
Excerpt: Possibly one of the most attractive Nokia phones to have come out of Finland, the Nokia E71 combines solid features with a Qwerty keypad. We would go as far as saying the E71 has one of the best Qwerty keypads we’ve ever used.
Summary: Having been using the Nokia E71 for a little while now, Steve Litchfield delivers his verdict - what's new compared to its predecessor, the E61i? And how close does the E71 get to being the perfect smartphone for the modern professional?
Nokia E71 Preview: Ready to Trample the iPhone in its Tracks?
28 March 2009
Summary: If you’re looking for a straightforward QWERTY style smartphone rather than the touchscreen alternative then this phone is definitely the one. As well as its simplistic yet stylish design, this phone offers you the best of both worlds, a professional business phone for all your work needs and when...