Tag Archives: Astound

T-Mobile Stops Nokia Belle Update For Nokia Astound?

Thanks to the @NokiaUS Twitter account, we’ve learned that the Nokia Astound will not receive an update to Nokia Belle. While Nokia is pushing out the Belle update as I type this to almost every Nokia smartphone currently running Symbian Anna, the Astound will unfortunately not be among those receiving the update. Now, at first glance we might point the finger at Nokia and ask why? However, the boys at IntoMobile are … [read full article]

Nokia Astound Launches Today, $79.99 On Contract

Right on schedule T-Mobile has launched the Nokia Astound for $79.99 for a 2 year contract. With a 3.5″ screen, 8 megapixel camera and on board Symbian OS the Astound is a definite change of pace from the recent onslaught of Android devices we’ve been seeing. We’ll have a full review up on the Astound soon but first impressions were favorable if unimpressive. Symbian is at the point where what it … [read full article]

T-Mobile And Nokia Officially Announce The Nokia Astound

While the Nokia Astound won’t be the biggest handset news from T-Mobile at CTIA, it’s the second T-Mobile phone to deliver an 8 megapixel camera. For a small handset however, its packing quite the punch! As expected the Astound will arrive on T-Mobile shelves on April 6th for $79.99 after rebate. The Nokia Astound will feature a 3.5″ capacitive touch AMOLED display with a dual-LED flash on board an 8 megapixel camera. … [read full article]

T-Mobile At CTIA 2011, What Do You Want To See?

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No it’s not the holiday season, rather it’s CTIA 2011 in Orlando, Florida! One of the biggest events in the US wireless industry is descending upon us and yours truly will be there! That’s right, TmoNews will be live from CTIA in Orlando, Florida. Unfortunately T-Mobile will not be holding a press event as seems to be the norm for everyone but Sprint and Samsung … [read full article]

Nokia C7 Releasing April 6th For $79.99

The Nokia Astound, formally known as the C7 around the world and internally know as Tiger will release April 6th on T-Mobile. Our ninjas are telling to expect a price right around $79.99 after a mail in rebate. Interestingly enough, we’re told to expect around 4 more Nokia Symbian devices on T-Mobile this year with Windows Phone 7 devices not expected until 2012. We’ve also been told the Astound will be … [read full article]