Today Nokia USA announced the details on pricing for the Nokia Booklet 3G. The Nokia Booklet 3G will be sold at all Best Buy locations nationwide as well as at the more than 50 Best Buy Mobile standalone stores across the country. The Nokia Booklet 3G will be offered at an introductory price of 299.99 USD with an ATT Data Connect plan two-year activation. The Nokia Booklet 3G should arrive in stores by mid-November, and Best Buy expects to begin taking orders online and in stores on October 22 for consumers who want to be among the first in the world to own the Nokia Booklet 3G.
Nokia Booklet 3G specs:
Dimensions ?Weight (max) 1250 g ?Dimensions (max) 264 x 185 x 19.9 mm
CPU and Chipset ?Intel Atom Z530, 1.6 GHz ?Intel Poulsbo US15W, fanless design
Memory and Storage ?RAM: 1 GB, DDR2, 533 Mhz, soldered down ?HDD: 120 GB, 1.8?/5mmH/SATA, 8 MB cache, 4200 RPM
Connectivity ?802.11 b/g/n, 2T2R ?BT 2.1 + EDR ?Inbuilt 3G modem (data calls only). Different variants: WCDMA: 850/1900/2100 or WCDMA 900/2100 or no modem. All modem variants have GSM and GPRS ?Assisted-GPS
I/O ports ?1 x HDMI 1.2 out ?3 x USB 2.0 ?1 x headphone out (OMTP 3.5 mm) ? with OMTP headsets also functions as audio in ?1 x DC-in ?1 x SD card reader ?1 x SIM / USIM slot
Camera and microphone ?1.3 MP front facing camera with integrated microphone Keyboard ?Frame keyboard ?2 physical layouts: US (78 keys, 17 mm pitch, 1.8 mm stroke) and UK (79 keys, 16.7 mm pitch, 1.8 mm stroke)
Sporting a premium design and running Windows 7, the Intel Atom-powered Nokia Booklet 3G will deliver up to 12 hours of battery life, enabling people to leave their power cable behind and still be connected and productive. Delivering the rich feature set of a full-function PC inside an ultra-portable aluminum chassis, the new mini-laptop weighs less than 2.76 pounds, measures slightly more than two centimeters thin, and has the features one would expect from the world's leading mobile device manufacturer. Embedded 3G/ HSPA - as well as Wi-Fi - high speed connectivity to the Internet, including Nokia's broad suite of Ovi services, helps ensure consumers can make the most of every moment and every opportunity.
Best Buy associates will offer Walk Out Working on the Nokia Booklet 3G, as they do for all smartphones. The free service will help customers activate the device, walk through the Windows 7 operating system and make sure customers understand all of the extras including Ovi Suite, the Ovi Maps gadget, and features like Bluetooth connectivity.
The mini-laptop also comes with an HDMI port for HD video out, a front facing camera for video calling, integrated Bluetooth and an easily accessible SD card reader. Other premium features include the glass 10.1 inch HD-ready display, integrated A-GPS with Ovi Maps, and the latest version of Ovi Suite for effortless synching with a Nokia mobile device. Check out our live photos of the Nokia Booklet 3G: http://www.mobiletechreview.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Number=34839