Nokia N900 Maemo Launched! Liked!

Nokia N900

Nokia brings Linux to their smart phone line with its new N900 Maemo tablet. The N900 got a 3.5-inch screen, a slide out QWERTY keypad, an ARM Cortex 8 processor, 256 MB of RAM, and a 32GB internal storage with a MicroSD slot for expansion. It also have some mobile essentials like the GPS, FM transmitter and a 5 megapixel camera.

“With Linux software, Mozilla-based browser technology and now also with cellular connectivity, the Nokia N900 delivers a powerful mobile experience,” says Anssi Vanjoki, Executive Vice President, Markets, Nokia. “The Nokia N900 shows where we are going with Maemo and we’ll continue to work with the community to push the software forward. What we have with Maemo is something that is fusing the power of the computer, the internet and the mobile phone, and it is great to see that it is evolving in exciting ways.”

The Nokia N900 phone will go on sale in October for around €500 (approx $713).

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