After yesterday's dribble of info, Nokia's upcoming N79 and N85 are official now, and do indeed carry WCDMA support for US 3G goodness. The N79 has a 2.4-inch screen, 5-megapixel camera and comes with a 4GB microSD card in the box for storage, while the N85 has a 2.6-inch OLED screen, 5-megapixel cam and 8GB of microSD card storage shipped with it. Both also come preloaded with "10 made-for-mobile N-Gage" games and have FM transmitters aboard, for streaming your music over a nearby radio. Full specs below. Update: the N79 is due to cost around $515 and the N85 will be around $660, both expecting to ship in October.

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Nokia N79

• Personalise your device with 3 Xpress-on™ smart covers

included inbox, with automatically matching wallpaper

themes

• Automatically change from portrait to landscape with

orientation sensor

• Easily navigate using the NaviWheel™

• Geotagging of pictures captured, and view them on a map

• Organize photos by albums and tags, and

synchronize with PC

• Upload and share pictures and videos directly toOvi and the web

• Enjoy great audio through standard 3.5 mm jack

headphones, built-in 3D stereo speakers or Bluetooth

technology

• Digital music player with support for playlist editing,

equalizer and categorized access to your music collection

• Synchronize and manage music with Nokia Music client

• Integrated FM transmitter and FM receiver

• Search, browse and purchase songs online inNokia Music Store

• Built-in GPS with A-GPS support and integrated 3-month

navigation license

• Multimedia city guides and navigation services available

for purchase. Drive: voice guided car navigation,

or Walk: pedestrian guidance for walking routes

Connectivity & Data Services

• GPS receiver with support for assisted GPS (A-GPS)

Full-screen video playback to view downloaded,

streamed or recorded video clips

• Access internet video feeds through Nokia Video Center

• Transfer videos from compatible PC,

using Hi-Speed USB 2.0

Games:

• N-Gage™ experience and one free game activation

voucher

• Try and buy from a broad catalog of innovative, made-for-

mobile titles that feature connectivity and stunning

graphics

• Titles developed by leading publishers

Technical Profile

System: WCDMA900/2100 (HSDPA), EGSM900,

GSM850/1800/1900 MHz (EGPRS)

User Interface: S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2

Dimensions: 110 x 49 x 15 mm (L x W x H)

Weight: 97 g

Display: 2.4 inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) with up to

16 million colors

Battery: Nokia Battery BL-6F, 1200 mAh

Media

Memory: Up to 50 MB internal user memory,

4GB in-box micro SD memory card

Video playback: MPEG-4, H.264/AVC, H.263/3GPP,

RealVideo 8/9/10, WMV

Up to 30 fps, up to VGA resolution

Music playback: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA orientation sensor

Main Camera

Lens: Carl Zeiss Tessar™

Image capture: Up to 5 megapixels (2584 x 1938)

JPEG/EXIF (16.7 million/24-bit color)

Video capture: MPEG-4 VGA (640 x 480) at up to 30 fps

Aperture: F2.8

Focal length: 5.2 mm

Flash: LED camera flash and video light• Enjoy great audio through standard 3.5 mm jack

headphones, built-in 3D stereo speakers or Bluetooth technology

Operating Times

Talk time: Up to 210 min (3G), 330 min (GSM)

Standby time: Up to 400 hrs (3G), 370 hrs (GSM)

Video playback: Up to 5 hours (offline mode)

Music playback: Up to 24 hours (offline mode) • Built-in GPS with A-GPS support and integrated 3-month

navigation license

Connectivity & Data Services

• WLAN IEEE 802.11b/g with UPnP support

• Micro-USB connector, Hi-Speed USB 2.0

• 3.5mm stereo headphone plug and

TV-out support (PAL/NTSC)

• Bluetooth wireless technology 2.0 and

enhanced data rates (EDR)

• GPS receiver with support for assisted GPS (A-GPS) • Access internet video feeds through Nokia Video Center

Nokia N85

• Watch high-quality video on the 2.6 inch OLED display

• Full-screen video playback to view downloaded, streamed

or recorded video clips

• Access internet video feeds through

Nokia Video Center

• Transfer videos from a compatible PC,

using Hi-Speed USB 2.0

• Enjoy great audio through standard 3.5 mm jack

headphones, built-in 3D stereo speakers or Bluetooth

technology

• Easily control playback with the dedicated media keys

• Integrated FM transmitter and FM receiver

• Search, browse and purchase songs online in Nokia Music

Store

• Assisted GPS (A-GPS) provides fast and accurate location

information

• Multimedia city guides and navigation services available

for purchase.

• Drive: voice guided car navigation, or Walk: pedestrian-

optimized turn-by-turn guidance. Integrated 3-month

navigation license inbox

• More than 15 million points of interest with Nokia Maps 2.0

• Geotagging of captured pictures, and online sharing

• Organize photos by albums and tags, and synchronize

with PC

• Upload and share pictures and videos directly to Share on

Ovi or 3rd party services directly to the web

• N-Gage™ experience.

• Try and buy from a broad catalog of innovative, made-for-

mobile titles that feature connectivity and stunning

graphics

• Titles developed by leading publishers

• At least 10 games preloaded and one free game activation

voucher

Technical Profile

System: WCDMA 2100/1900/900+GSM

850/900/1800/1900

WCDMA 2100/1900/850+GSM

850/900/1800/1900

User Interface: S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2

Multimedia Menu

Dimensions: 103 x 50 x 16 mm (L x W x H)

Weight: 128 g

Display: AM OLED 2.6 inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixels)

with up to 16 million colors

Battery: Nokia Battery BL-5K, 1200 mAh

Media

Memory: Up to 74 MB internal dynamic memory,

up to 78 MB internal NAND flash memory,

8 GB in-box micro SD memory card

Video playback: MPEG-4, H.264/AVC, H.263/3GPP,

RealVideo 8/9/10, WMV

30 fps, VGA resolution

Music playback: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA

Main Camera

Optics: Carl Zeiss Tessar™

Image capture: 5 Megapixels (2584 x 1938)

JPEG/EXIF (16.7 million/24-bit color)

Video capture: MPEG-4 VGA (640 x 480) at up to 30 fps

Aperture: F2.8

Focal length: 5.45 mm

Flash: Dual LED camera flash and video lightMaps and Navigation:

Operating Times

Talk time: Up to 270 min (3G), 410 min (GSM)

Standby time: Up to 360 hrs (3G), 360 hrs (GSM)

Video call: Up to 160 min

Video playback: Up to 7 hours (QVGA, 15fps)

Music playback: Up to 30 hours (offline mode) Photos:

Connectivity & Data Services

• WLAN IEEE 802.11b/g with UPnP support

• Micro-USB connector, Hi-Speed USB 2.0

• 3.5mm stereo headphone plug and

TV-out support (PAL/NTSC)

• Bluetooth Specification 2.0 and

Bluetooth stereo audio support

• GPS receiver with support for assisted GPS (A-GPS)