T-Mobile launched a WiFi service that provide wireless coverage at HotSpots and connects to a home Wi-Fi network. Nokia unveiled the Nokia 6086 as part of the launch. Here is more info:
"Nokia today unveiled the Nokia 6086 phone as part of the new T-Mobile HotSpot @Home service, which launched nationwide today. With the ability to seamlessly connect to a home Wi-Fi connection or thousands of T-Mobile HotSpots across the country, the Nokia 6086 phone paired with T-Mobile HotSpot @Home delivers great wireless coverage in an easy-to-use package.
While at home, customers can enjoy great mobile coverage and unlimited nationwide calling over a home Wi-Fi network. They also receive the same benefits at all of T-Mobile's HotSpot locations across the country while on-the-go. When leaving home or a T-Mobile HotSpot, calls intuitively transfer onto T-Mobile's GSM/GPRS/EDGE wireless network.
"T-Mobile is always looking for ways to provide our customers with innovative products and services designed to make it easier to stay connected to those who matter most - together T-Mobile HotSpot @Home and the Nokia 6086 do just that," said Britt Wehrman, director of product development for T-Mobile USA. "Combining the power of T-Mobile's nationwide network, thousands of T-Mobile HotSpot locations and great in-home coverage with T-Mobile HotSpot @Home, the Nokia 6086 is the only phone you need for home and mobile calling."
Along with the ability to use both GSM and Wi-Fi networks, the Nokia 6086 phone offers a wide range of features including an integrated camera and video recorder, Bluetooth wireless technology, and a microSD card slot for storing up to 2GB of images, videos, digital music tracks and other mobile content. Additionally, the Nokia 6086 phone is myFavesSM enabled, allowing customers to effortlessly stay in touch with their 'fave' five."
Nokia 6086 Fact Sheet:
System: Quad-band GSM EDGE(10)850/900/1800/1900 + UMA over WLAN Data Services: EDGE multislotclass 10, up to 236.8 kbps GPRS multislotclass 10, up to 53.6 kbps GPRS/EGPRS (UMA), up to 600 kbps HSCSD multislotclass 6, up to 43.2 kbps
User Interface: Series 40 platform Dimensions: 92 mm x 46 mm x 23 mm (L x W x T) Weight: 84 g Standby time: Up to 10 days Talk time: Up to 5 h Display: 128X160 CSTN passive LCD, 262K color External: 96X68FSTN, black&white with blue LEDs Battery: BL-5C, 970 mAh, Li-Ion Connector: USB, Pop-Port
Camera with Dedicated Button: Resolution of images: VGA (640 x 480 pixels) Resolution of videos: Sub-QCIF (128 x 96 pixels) Image capture: JPEG Video capture: H.263
Key Features: ?Stylish fold design with intuitive keypad and large color display ?Quad-band+UMAover WLAN world phone ?WLAN 802.11b/g 2.4 Ghz ?VGA camera with 4x digital zoom, video recorder ?Music player (MP3, MP4, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA) ?MicroSD card reader for expandable memory of up to 2GB ?Wireless connectivity via Bluetooth ?Enhanced audio quality
Additional Features: ?Stereo FM Radio with Visual Radio ?Nokia Xpress audio messaging, Push to talk ?Integrated Handsfree Speaker ?Flight and demo mode ?XHTML browser ?Voice recording, voice commands ?Macromedia Flash Player 2.0 ?Streaming (3GPP)