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Ovi Store Opens for Business

David Murphy

Nokia has finally launched its Ovi Store globally to an estimated 50 million Nokia device owners across more than 50 Nokia devices including the forthcoming flagship device, the Nokia N97. Customers can access the store on their Nokia device browser at: store.ovi.com
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, says Tero Ojanper, Executive Vice President, Nokia Services. Ovi Store makes shopping for content and applications easy and fun for feature phone and Smartphone owners alike.
In available countries, customers can update their devices with the Ovi Store mobile application by selecting the Ovi Store icon in the Download! folder on their device. The mobile client is available in English, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish, and supports operator billing in Australia, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Russia, Singapore, Spain and the UK. Globally, credit card billing is available through the mobile application and the mobile website. Additional countries, languages, devices and features will be added throughout the year. AT&T plans to make Ovi Store available to its customers in the US later this year.   
Ovi Store is an evolving media service that consolidates Nokia's existing content services into a one-stop-shop for free and paid content. Content providers and application developers can continue to sign up to distribute their content through Ovi Store by visiting publish.ovi.com