US-based carrier T-Mobile and Nokia have teamed up to offer customers the new Lumia 810 Windows Phone 8 device.The smartphone will be available for purchase “in the coming weeks” for prices that will be announced closer to launch date. According to Nokia, the Lumia 810 will be exclusively available via T-Mobile USA.
“We’re providing our customers with a unique Windows Phone 8 experience by offering an exclusive device paired with our Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan and a comprehensive set of enhanced features,” said Andrew Morrison, vice president of product management, T-Mobile USA.
The smartphone comes with a more than decent 4.3-inch OLED WVGA Clear Black display and an impressive 8-megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus, LED flash and full HD (1080p) video recording.
A secondary 1.2-megapixel Skype-certified front-facing camera for video calls is available as well. The phone's main camera allows users to capture to take advantages of new features such as Cinemagraph, a lens that creates animated GIFs, as well as panorama settings and Group Shoot.
The latter allows Lumia 810 users to choose the best faces and smiles from a burst of photos and stitch them together in order to obtain the perfect group shot.
Nokia Lumia 810 also comes with updated navigation features such as Nokia City Lens, Nokia Drive, as well as Nokia Transit.
With Nokia Music, users will be able to enjoy their favorite songs online, as well as offline. The new service is completely advertisement-free and does not require registration or subscription.
“The Nokia Lumia 810 features a sleek design and high-quality hardware, combined with the efficient and intuitive Windows Phone 8 operating system. When combined with applications such as Nokia Drive and Nokia City Lens, the Lumia 810 ensures that T-Mobile customers are getting the best experience possible out of their smartphone,” added Olivier Puech, president, Nokia Americas.