Nokia N8 lands 3rd week of October in UK

Pre-orders start for a 3rd week of October release

The Nokia N8 has a date slapped on it...we think.

"First UK stock due 3rd week of October! Pre-order yours now!"

Those are the sentences in bold on Mobiles.co.uk, on the pre-order page for the Noka N8. According to the website, the phone should be available in a few weeks.

After delays hitting the Nokia N8, with an initial release date being 23rd September, UK users finally have a date for the phone.

The website is taking pre-orders for the new blower with Vodafone and O2 being the first two network operators to offer it. While O2 has yet to publish its tariffs, Vodafone has the phone available for free for £25 a month, while their other tariffs range from £15 a month to £45 per month.

Orange, 3 and T-Mobile have not yet released pricing and availability details on the Nokia N8.

The phone will boast the Symbian^3 OS, with a 12-megapixel camera with a Carl Zeiss lens, Xenon flash and a 720p HD video camera as well as a front facing webcam. Its HDMI port allows you to play movies on an HD screen.

The Nokia N8's touchscreen measures up to 3.5 inches, possesses multitouch and its body is encased in scratch-proof aluminium. With 16GB internal memory, the ability to upgrade to a total of 48GB via a microSD card and a dual chip processor system, the Nokia N8 is expected to be a fast phone.

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Link: Mobiles.co.uk Nokia N8 page