Today, Nokia has announced its new 1508 and 1508i (a variant) for lower end markets. Nokia 1508 is said to be a compact mobile machine that can easily fit into your hand and best of all it’s easy on your budget.
Nokia says that 1508/1508i is going to be a lightweight, slim in candy bar design. Phone will feature easy key pad dialing, integrated stereo FM radio and high-speed data connectivity to the internet via cable. With text messaging, a built in speakerphone, up to three minutes of voice recording time and enough memory to store 500 phonebook contacts and 400 messages, the Nokia 1508/1508i makes an ideal partner for staying in touch at play or at work.
Nokia has reported that 1508/1508i is estimated to start shipping in the third quarter of 2008 in select CDMA markets, and latter on in GSM markets.
No words told yet by the manafacturer about the pricings.