Nokia N900

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Description:  Nokia have recently announced the N900 internet tablet which runs its new Maemo 5 Linux distribution. The device is powered by a Texas Instruments OMAP3430 SoC (ARM Cortex-A8-based) and features include; 1GB of memory and 32GB flash, 3G HSPA connectivity, a 3.5 inch touchscreen a full Qwerty Keyboard and a 5 megapixel camera.

What is Maemo?
Maemo brings the power of computers to mobile devices, designed with the internet at its core, Linux-based Maemo software enables a new era of mobile computing.

Available: Pre-orders online
Approximately costing: £499.00 (Inclusive of VAT) or $649.00 (USD)

ARM Processor: ARM Cortex-A8 Processor

Silicon Supplier: Texas Instruments OMAP3430 Processor 

Operating system:  Maemo 5 software on Linux


  • Display
    3.5 inch touch-sensitive widescreen display
    800 × 480 pixel resolution
  • Memory
    Up to 1GB of application memory
    (256 MB RAM, 768 MB virtual memory)
  • Mass memory
    32 GB internal storage
    Store up to 7000 MP3 songs or 40 hours of high-quality video
    Up to 16 GB of additional storage with an external microSD card
  • GPS and navigation
    Integrated GPS, Assisted-GPS, and Cell-based receivers
    Pre-loaded Ovi Maps application
    Automatic geotagging
  • Web browsing
    Maemo browser powered by Mozilla technology
    Adobe Flash™ 9.4 support
    Full screen browsing
  • Camera
    5 megapixel camera (2584 × 1938 pixels)
    Image formats: JPEG
    CMOS sensor, Carl Zeiss optics, Tessar lens
    3 × digital zoom
    Autofocus with assist light and two-stage capture key
    Dual LED flash
    Full-screen viewfinder
    Photo editor on device
    TV out (PAL/NTSC) with Nokia Video Connectivity Cable (CA-75U, included in box) or WLAN/UPnP
    Landscape (horizontal) orientation
    Capture modes: Automatic, portrait, video, macro, landscape, action
  • Video
    Wide aspect ratio 16:9 (WVGA)
    Video recording file format: .mp4; codec: MPEG-4
    Video recording at up to 848 × 480 pixels (WVGA) and up to 25fps
    Video playback file formats: .mp4, .avi, .wmv, .3gp; codecs: H.264, MPEG-4, Xvid, WMV, H.263
  • Music and audio playback
    Maemo media player
    Music playback file formats: .wav, .mp3, .AAC, .eAAC, .wma, .m4a
    Built-in FM transmitter
    Ring tones: .wav, .mp3, .AAC, .eAAC, .wma, .m4a
    Digital stereo microphone
  • Size and weight
    Volume: Approx 113cc
    Dimensions: 110.9 × 59.8 × 18 (19.55 at thickest part) mm
    Weight: Approx 181g

Source: Maemo Nokia