might be releasing a Windows 8-based tablet by June 2012, as well as
follow up the recently released Windows Phone 7 devices –
– with an even better Lumia, according to head of Nokia
France Paul Amsellem.
800) is just the equivalent of the BMW 5 Series. We will soon have a
full range with a Series 7 and Series 3,” said Amsellem in an
with French newspaper LesEchos.
the analogy holds true, this would make Lumia 710, Nokia’s
mid-range device, the equivalent of BMW’s Series 3, while the
high-end slot in Nokia’s Windows Phone portfolio yet needs to
be filled by an upcoming phone.
the tablet front, Amsellem said Nokia plans to have a tablet running Windows
8 by June 2012. This is
interesting since Windows 8 itself doesn’t have a fixed
release date yet – all we know is that it’s due to
be released sometime in 2012.
wouldn’t provide any additional details about the tablet, but
it’s nice to know that whenever Microsoft comes up with a new
version of its mobile or desktop OS, Nokia plans to be right there to
back it up with a piece of hardware.