Nokia 5800 XpressMusic phone
Will the new Nokia 5800 XpressMusic phone bring down the ever famous Apple iPhone? Nokia 5800 XpressMusic phone will surely give Apple's iPhone and iTunes a combo punch with its new touchscreen-based, music-centric smartphone and a free music download service. Did i already say FREE MUSIC DOWNLOAD SERVICE?
The new Nokia 5800 XpressMusic phone and the "Comes With Music" service was launched today at a London. Nokia, the world's largest phone maker, also seized the perfect opportunity to emphasize the operating system they used for the new 5800 XpressMusic which is built on the newest version of Nokia's (NYSE: NOK) S60 Symbian platform. This serves as an indication that they have advanced features that they are going to deliver through this new OS.
The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic or The Tube which industry watchers had believed would be called includes some nifty advancement designed to make Nokia reign over larger share of the market for high-end, feature-packed phone market. The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic will surely be compared to Apple’s iPhone and T-Mobile’s HTC G1 (powered by the Google Android operating system).
The 5800 XpressMusic will be Nokia's first mass-market device with a touch screen just like with iPhone and the G1. It also features a drop-down menu so you can easily access your music files and also one-touch access to a Web browser and other applications. The user interface also provides a widescreen display that looks similar to the iPhone's and G1's designs.
Surely Nokia's 5800 XpressMusic or The Tube or whatever they may want to call it will be one of the main competitors of Iphone and G1. Will it bend iPhone's dominance today or will G1 take's the lead to the increasing demand for smart phones?