Nokia launches new Nokia E6 smart phone in UAE
- United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, June 29 - 2011 at 09:10
- PRESS RELEASE
Nokia has launched the new Nokia E6 smart phone at a special event held at the XVA Gallery in the Dubai International Financial Centre. The Nokia E6 device, which features both touch and type alongside strong social networking functionality, was introduced to members of the media and public during a themed evening which featured Nokia's General Manager of Lower Gulf, Tom Farrell alongside speaker, Hussein Hallak and local comedian Ali Al Sayed.
"The Middle East consumption of social media is growing meteorically, with well over 2 million Facebook accounts in the UAE alone, predominantly among the youth of the region. On the go access and connectivity amongst friends is increasingly important for today's smart phone user. With this in mind, Nokia have developed the E6 to become the essential smart device for anyone looking for seamless on the go social connectivity and engagement. The Nokia E6 also brings a unique touch and type user experience that was designed to help satisfy the different interactivity demands of the most social users, while the new Symbian Anna platform offers a host of usability enhancements, including fresh, new icons, improved text input, easier and faster internet browsing experience," said Tom Farrell, General Manager, Nokia, Lower Gulf.
This latest addition to the Nokia lineup of feature rich smart phones is packed full of applications to keep even the most active users satisfied with its selection of social networking functionality.
Nokia E6 users will also be treated to great local applications to keep them up to date with local news and events as well as updates from their favourite media providers.
The huge range of applications available through the Ovi store ensures that users can access all the tools they need to stay up to date and connected to their world while on the go.
To satisfy the instant messaging needs of today's smart phone user, the universally popular "What's App" is also available for download on the Nokia E6 through the Ovi store. For the first time in the UAE, consumers can now purchase any of the broad range applications from the Ovi Store and directly bill them to their Etisalat account.
"We can no longer wait to be infront of a computer to interact with our friends and connections through social media, we want to do it while we are on the move and so more innovation in mobile functionality and social connectivity is always a step in the right direction," said Hussein Hallak, speaker and regular guest on MBC's technology segment.
The Nokia E6 is designed using premium materials such as glass and stainless steel, the device comes in a compact size that makes it easy to use with either one hand or two.
The Nokia E6 offers exceptional battery life and the best out-of-the-box Microsoft messaging experience, including access to Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Communicator Mobile and Microsoft SharePoint.
The device also features including true enterprise grade security with hardware accelerated encryption, and new e-mail features such as full meeting request support.
Articles in this section are primarily provided directly by the companies appearing or PR agencies which are solely responsible for the content. The companies concerned may use the above content on their respective web sites provided they link back to http://www.ameinfo.com
Any opinions, advice, statements, offers or other information expressed in this section of the AMEinfo.com Web site are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of AME Info FZ LLC / 4C. AME Info FZ LLC / 4C is not responsible or liable for the content, accuracy or reliability of any material, advice, opinion or statement in this section of the AMEinfo.com Web site.