The Nokia X3, which combines a touchscreen and traditional 12 button keypad, is available in the UK today for £159 SIM-free, or free of charge on contract for £15 per month.
As Nokia’s first ‘Touch and Type’ phone, the Nokia X3 brings all the familiarity of a full keypad for quick fire text messages, as well as the increased speed and ease of use brought by a touchscreen.
With its sleek and modern design coming in at an ultra thin 9.6mm, the Nokia X3 is one of the slimmest Nokia phones ever and slips easily into the purse or the pocket. It will also be available from Phones4U, Orange, The Carphone Warehouse and Three Mobile.
The Nokia X3 comes in five vibrant colours, and boasts impressive features, including: dedicated music and messaging keys to allow fast access to important Ovi services and applications on the Ovi Store; five megapixel camera with 4X digital zoom; music player and FM radio; in addition to Ovi Mail, people’s favourite consumer email and chat accounts; can be pushed direct to the phone via Nokia Messaging; 3G and WLAN.
“The Nokia X3 brings consumers the best of both Worlds with an innovative new device that combines a touch screen and a keypad at an affordable price” said Sami Lehtinen, general manager, Nokia UK.