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AT&T Releases the Nokia Surge S60 Phone with a QWERTY Keyboard
      #33650 - 07/13/09 03:19 PM

ATT and Nokia today announced the availability of the Nokia Surge, a socially supercharged smartphone powered by ATT's 3G network. This Symbian S60 smartphone features a full slide-out QWERTY keyboard, a 2 megapixel camera, integrated GPS and Bluetooth. Here is more information on this new Nokia smartphone:

"In addition to an impressive suite of messaging capabilities, the Nokia Surge offers a powerful browsing experience, including Flash support to view most sites in full HTML or watch YouTube videos. Nokia Surge allows users to post messages, images, videos, and comments to web sites like Facebook on-the-go with the pre-installed JuiceCaster application.

The Nokia Surge offers multimedia and entertainment features, including:

* 2.0 megapixel camera ? Customers can capture quality photos with color camera and 4X digital zoom
* AT&T Navigator ? AT&T Navigator provides audible turn-by-turn directions, monitors traffic and alerts users when there is a slowdown or incident
* AT&T Mobile Music ? Customers can listen and download their favorite music from Napster Mobile, eMusic Mobile, XM Radio and more over the air
* AT&T Video Share -- The first-ever service in the U.S. that allows users to share live video over wireless devices while participating in a voice call
* JuiceCaster ? Customers can share videos and pictures from their wireless device to the Web's most popular sites including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr

Technical Profile

System: WCDMA/HSDPA 850/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900

User Interface: S60 platform (3.2)

Dimensions: 3.84 in x 2.28 in x 0.61 in (L x W x H)

Volume: 78.5 ccWeight:4.38 oz
Standby time: Up to 400 hours (GSM and WCDMA), Talk time:Up to 4.7 hours (GSM), 4 hours (WCDMA)

Main display: 2.4?? QVGA (320x240), up to 16 million colors with auto screen rotation

Battery: BP-4L, 1500 mAh

Memory: Up to 128 MB internal memory, Up to 8 GB external memory (MicroSD card)

Image capture: 2 megapixel camera with 4 x digital zoom
Video capture:Video recording in QVGA quality

Data Services & Connectivity
?WCDMA max download 384 kbps; upload 384 kbps
?HSDPA up to 3.6 Mbps
?EGPRS multislot class 10, max download 236 kbps;upload 177.6 kbps
?Integrated GPS with support for assisted GPS (A-GPS)
?Micro USB 2.0 for data
?Bluetooth wireless technology 2.0 withA2DP stereo audio, enhanced data rates (EDR)
?2.5 mm UHJ connector for audio

The Nokia Surge will be available through select AT&T retail locations or at for $79.99 with a two-year service agreement and after a mail-in rebate. (Pay $129.99 and after mail-in rebate receive $50 AT&T Promotion Card. Two-year agreement for wireless voice plan of $39.99 a month or higher and data plan of $30 a month or more required for rebate.) For more information, please go to For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit "


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