Nokia 5800 Release Date for 7 Countries

I have 2 news for you. Good news and Bad news.
Which one do you wanna know first?

According to Reuter’s Paul Bolding, the most talked about Nokia phone, the latest XpressMusic model, will be released for 7 countries by year end.

Good news:

The 5800 XpressMusic will be release in India, Indonesia, The United Arab Emirates, HongKong, Taiwan, Russia and Spain by year end.

Bad news:

You will have to wait til 2009 if you are not from the 7 countries mentioned. HAHA


  • Seaedge

    Yeah.. read that from engadget too.. so no christmas present.. ๐Ÿ˜€

    • smashpop

      @Seaedge, ahah CNY present lo

  • jaych3ong

    even s’pore oso not in de list…

    • smashpop

      @jaych3ong, yea man! how could they leave singapore out!

  • Kenshinxxx


    this can’t be true :(((((

    • smashpop

      @Kenshinxxx, reality bites eh ahah

  • ArunKarthik

    i’m from india and i could not be happier! if the price is as low as advertised, this WILL be mine!!

    • smashpop

      @ArunKarthik, I HATE YOU!!!!! BUY ONE AND SEND TO ME!!!!

  • WTF???

    Indonesia gets it and we don’t?


    Actually, hor, padan muka sendiri because Malaysians have so many ‘under water’ phones.


    • smashpop

      @Erna, if really because of “under water” phones.. then i have nothing to say d. ahah

  • YYYEEES! I`m from Russia, will buy this magic gadjet straight on the day it will be released!

    • smashpop

      @Zazoo, wow! good luck in obtaining the magic gadget!

  • ArunKarthik

    okay this is a bit irrelevant, but i’ve just downloaded the massive 500mb s60v5 sdk from and installed it. There’s an emulator in it that allows us to TRY out this phone! its pretty damn awesome, i’ve tried web browsing in it and totally in love with the interface!! ๐Ÿ˜€

  • anoymous

    so s’pore have 2 wait for next year?

    • smashpop

      @anoymous, yup

  • tatotk

    I did not understand.
    In the site it is announced for preorder ($499,99).

    • smashpop

      @tatotk, yup. should be about right, according to davidlian. the commentor below you. ehe

      • tatotk

        but this store is in New York City ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Should be about right… price announced was EUR 279.00 before tax and subsidies.

    • smashpop

      @davidlian, thanks for verifying bro

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  • lalaland

    OMG, i’m sooo moving to indonesia or s’pore after this; they have better stuffs!!!
    first apple, now nokia
    T ____ T

    • smashpop


  • ariyon176

    its okey if release in 2009..janji price in RM below rm2k..that time Bonus is around..hahaha

    • smashpop

      @ariyon176, it will be out in january. price around rm1.3k to 1.6k

      • ariyon176

        @smashpop, comfirm beli!!!…

  • seng1234

    but in wiki, it said Malaysia is included. even the m’sia nokia website have it.. actually which is true?
    this year end or next year?

  • lloolll

    OMG !! coooooooooooooool
    im from Dubai …but im just wondering when exactly its going to be released?
    because im cant WAITT ~~!^^

  • Daisy

    ok if Malaysians have to wait till next year for this cool gadget, how much will it be??
    if its RM2k and above, not affordable/worth the wait laah.