5/26/2009 9:55:00 AM
Nokia launches Ovi Store globally
Nokia launched its Ovi Store globally to an estimated 50 million Nokia customers, on over 50 different handsets today (26 May).
Customers can choose from more than 20,000 applications from the store, including games, videos and location-based services. The platform will also be available on the manufacturer’s upcoming flagship handset, the N97.
Nokia Services executive vice president Tero Ojanperä said: ‘Ovi Store is open for business and we've stocked the shelves with both local and global content for a broad range of Nokia devices.
Ovi Store makes shopping for content and applications easy and fun for feature phone and smartphone owners alike.’
In available countries, customers can update phones with the Ovi Store mobile application by selecting the Ovi Store icon in the ‘download’ folder on their device. It is available in English, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish and supports operator billing in Australia, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Russia, Singapore, Spain and the United Kingdom.