The Finnish phone manufacturer Nokia is launching a new version of its successful smartphone the N97 mini with a Gold edition.

To compare it with the original version launched in September 2009, its equipped with a 18K gold shell, a headset in the same tone and a white leather pouch giving a luxurious look to the device. The rest is the same terminal running on Symbian S60 Fifth Edition and powered with an ARM processor clocked at 434 MHz and paired with 128MB of RAM.

We also find the large LCD resistive touch interface of 3.2 inches capable of displaying 16.7 million colors in a resolution 360 x 640 pixels with recognition of handwriting, proximity and sensor function, the accelerometer to rotate the display and ambient light sensor to adjust the brightness of the display and of course a full QWERTY keyboard for messaging.

the Nokia N97 Mini Gold Edition is compatible with 2G mobile networks, 3G and Wi-Fi , GPS navigation, electronic compass, digital camera with 5 Megapixels Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus and 14x digital zoom, dual LED flash and geotagging, the secondary sensor 0.3 Megapixel front for videoconferencing, video-audio player, FM radio with RDS and 3.5 mm audio output for headphones.

Not to mention the internal memory of 8GB, slot motherboards for microSD / microSDHC up to 16GB, microUSB 2.0 port, Bluetooth 2.0 connectivity and Lithium-Ion 1 200 mAh more than 7 hours calls in 2G about 4 hours on 3G, 2 hours and 30 minutes in video playback, 28 hours of music playback and more than 300 hours of standby time.