Nokia Connects People to Their Passions at CTIA Wireless IT and Entertainment 2008



    Announces new operator services agreement, enhanced service offerings for
consumers and establishes itself as the world's largest manufacturer of GPS
enabled devices and leading provider of converged experiences
    

    
    SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Nokia made a series of
announcements today reflecting its continued progress in North America as the
company redefines mobility for consumers looking for a new level of engagement
 and connection to the communities, content and services that are valuable to
their daily lives.
    

    
    Leveraging the global strength of its industry leading devices and
services portfolio, the mobility giant brings new, enhanced wireless services
and expanded industry relationships to North America by:
    
    --  Delivering Microsoft(R) Exchange Activesync(R) Corporate Mobile email
        to 80 million users
    --  Partnering with Rogers Wireless to launch new wireless services,
        allowing Canadian customers to experience the latest in mobile gaming
        and navigation
    --  Becoming world's largest manufacturer of devices with built-in GPS for
        navigation; consumers gain access to maps with 15 million pre-loaded
        points of interest around the world
    --  Providing free personal information management synch- calendar,
        contacts, notes and tasks - via ovi.com
    --  Expanding N-Gage gaming service with two new titles from Gameloft -
        Million Dollar Poker and Prince of Persia Zero

    
    "The convergence of mobility and the Internet is changing the way people
communicate, play, share, search and consume content. Today's announcements
signify Nokia's commitment to bringing tremendous value to consumers and
wireless carriers in the North American marketplace," said Mark Louison,
president of Nokia North America.  "Nokia continues to build extensive
partnerships with all facets of the industry, including carriers, technology
providers and content publishers to deliver upon the promise of a converged
mobile experience.  No one is positioned as well as Nokia to connect consumers
to their passions through its industry-leading breadth of enhanced wireless
services."
    

    
    Nokia and Microsoft Join to Expand Corporate Mobile Email Solution on
Nokia Devices
    Today, Nokia announced with Microsoft, the world's largest software
provider, an agreement to bring Microsoft(R) Exchange Activesync(R) Corporate
Mobile email solution to all Nokia S60 3rd Edition devices. Forty-three Nokia
devices will now feature the Mail for Exchange mobile email application,
making Nokia's device range the largest ever to support the world's most
popular email server solution.  With this announcement, Nokia is enabling
about 80 million(*) mobile phone users - which is the number of Nokia S60 3rd
Edition converged devices shipped globally to date - to connect to their
business email accounts on Microsoft's Exchange Server.
    

    
    Nokia Strikes Agreement with Rogers Communications to Deliver Maps and
Mobile Gaming to Canadian Consumers
    Showcasing Nokia's leadership in enhanced wireless services, Rogers
Wireless and Nokia today announced the Canadian launch of exciting new
wireless services that allow Rogers customers to experience the latest in
mobile gaming and navigation on Nokia devices. The Nokia services agreement
with Rogers is the first such agreement with a carrier in North America,
further establishing Rogers' leadership in delivering Canadian consumers
leading-edge experiences.
    

    Nokia Turns a Corner in Navigation Services
    
    During the second quarter of 2008, Nokia surpassed the traditional
personal navigation device manufacturers and became the world's largest
manufacturer of devices with built-in GPS for navigation.  Nokia shipped more
than 4.6 million units with integrated GPS.  Nokia Maps offers free maps for
more than 200 countries, and with 15 million points of interest pre-loaded,
people can plan routes street by street or city to city.
    

    Nokia Unveils New Features for Ovi.com
    
    Reflecting Nokia's transition into a handset and mobile services company,
Nokia is demonstrating a number of its new services on some of the industry's
best converged devices, including the all new Nokia N79, Nokia N85, Nokia N96
and Nokia E71 multimedia devices. Part of the demonstration includes the new
personal information management (PIM) sync functionality of Ovi.com, as well
as the recently launched Nokia Ovi Suite for PC desktop application and Files
on Ovi remote-access software.
    

    
    Gameloft Boosts N-Gage Line-Up with Multi-Player Titles and Recognized
Franchises
    Nokia and Gameloft, one of the world's leading developers and publishers
of mobile games, have announced two new titles for N-Gage enabled Nokia
devices.  Prince of Persia Zero and Million Dollar Poker will utilize the
unique capability for multiplayer experiences embedded within N-Gage. The
games are scheduled for release in the coming months.
    

    
    To experience more of what Nokia is bringing to the market, please visit
www.nokia.com or live at CTIA at the Moscone Center West, booth number 707.
    

    (*)As at end of July 2008

    About Nokia
    
    Nokia is the world leader in mobility, driving the transformation and
growth of the converging Internet and communications industries. We make a
wide range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to
experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business
mobility and more. Developing and growing our offering of consumer Internet
services, as well as our enterprise solutions and software, is a key area of
focus. We also provide equipment, solutions and services for communications
networks through Nokia Siemens Networks.
    




    




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Communication.corp@nokia.com; or Industry Analysts only, Nokia Industry
Analyst Relations, Industry.Analysts@nokia.com Web Site: http://ovi.com      
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