|by Rob on July 15th, 2009|
The Nokia N97 was supposed to be Nokia’s sickest device yet and the announcement of the phone definitely turned some heads. But is it as good as some thought it might and could be? If you can divide the hype and the info, check out this 3 minute promotional video from Nokia that talks about the various features the N97 offers:
If you think that was kick-butt you’ve probably been tricked… at least if you ask Gizmodo. Here is what they concluded about the N97:
That’s the only way I can fathom them releasing something this unusable into a world populated by the iPhone, Palm Pre, Android and BlackBerry. If this really is the best Nokia can do, the giant is doomed to die a slow death, propped up for a while by the cheap handsets that it sells by the tens of millions.
Ouch… the tale of two opinions. Which side of the fence are you on?