Nokia says flagship N96 model begins shipping

Business Materials 4 September 2008 04:32 (UTC +04:00)

Nokia, the world's top mobile phone maker, said on Wednesday it had started shipping its new flagship phone, the N96. ( Reuters )

The N96 has a 5-megapixel camera, 16 GB of internal memory, GPS navigation and it supports live television reception.

Nokia said in a statement the phone was shipping in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and China, and would retail for an estimated 550 euros ($794.5) before taxes and subsidies.

Some analysts have said the phone might be delayed.