Nokia N8 Starting To Ship

For those of you out there who may have pre-ordered the new Nokia N8, good news has come through today that the new handset is on its way. The new device will come with some fantastic new features including, enhanced Symbian^3 OS making it faster and easier to use, 3.5 glass display, new Ovi apps, 12 megapixel camera, HD video recording, as well as accessibility to social networking sites.

When Thomas at Engadget reported on this, customers who have pre-ordered their new smartphone in Nokia online shops and in store will be the first to receive their new N8. On saying this, delivery times could vary depending on the country and by which operator. Senior Vice President “Jo Harlow” of Smartphones Nokia, has said, “With the N8, and the new Symbian^3 software, we are bringing a familiar, faster and more intuitive user experience to the world’s most popular smartphone platform. The Nokia N8 has received the highest amount of consumer pre-orders in Nokia history and we are thrilled to start shipments of the N8, the first of Nokia’s new Symbian smartphone range,”

With the new arrival of the Nokia N8, will it prove to be stiff competition against the likes of Apple, Samsung and BlackBerry?

Give us your thoughts on this? Did you pre-order a Nokia N8? To check out more on the fantastic features log onto Engadget