Nokia Brings Affordable 2710 Navigation Edition

nokia2700 Nokia 2710 Navigation Edition is a budget phone emphasizing the navigation function. Despite its navigation attribute, the workability of the navigation feature only in select countries limits worldwide usability of this device.

Nokia 2710 Navigation Edition features
Navigation feature
Nokia 2710 comes with preinstalled Nokia Maps. It also includes local maps of regions in which it is sold. A 2GB memory card in which the maps are stored will be shipped with the Nokia 2710 handset. The integrated GPS and the digital compass will support turn-by-turn voice guided driving navigation. Nokia is also offering the Nokia 2710 buyers a lifetime license for the navigation app. The Nokia navigation app will allow users to find the quickest route between two points. You can access the local restaurants, landmarks and other points of interest as you travel with this navigation device. Nokia 2710 sports dedicated Maps key for instantly accessing the maps.

Other features
The other attributes of this Nokia handset include a 2.2 inches TFT display with 240 x 320 pixels resolution and 262 thousand colors support. The 2-megapixel camera of the phone is equipped with flash, 4x digital zoom and video recording capability. MP3 player and FM Radio are integrated in the device. Nokia 2710 supports Bluetooth and PC syncing. However, Wi-Fi is missing from the handset. Web browsing will be supported by the Opera Mini browser. 3.5mm audio jack is also fitted to this Nokia device. The Nokia phone will only run on the quad band GSM network, however, it will also support EDGE connectivity. It features 64 MB internal storage space. External memory could be expanded with microSD memory card. A 2GB memory card will be shipped with this device. Prominent messaging formats including text messaging, multimedia messaging, instant messaging and email is supported by this phone. The battery of this new Nokia phone supports up to 12.50 hours of talk time and up to 490 hours of standby time. The 1020 mAh battery of Nokia 2710 Navigation Edition could power your phone for up to 6 hours of navigation function.

Price and availability
Nokia 2710 is available in jet black and warm silver colors in selected markets from the second quarter of 2010. It carries a 110 euros or about US$163 price tag.