Nokia unleashes quickfire programming on the Nokia N96

Nokia has announced the launch Capsule N96, a unique mobile TV channel offering exclusive entertainment and lifestyle programming, which users can view and download at www.nokia.co.uk/n96.

Capsule N96 is the next step in mobile entertainment, offering bespoke, timely and lifestyle led insights into topics we all love: motoring, fashion, gadgets, comedy, culture and homes; delivered in feature packed 96 second programmes.

Catering to the new generation of time poor content grazers, who want insightful, up to the minute content in condensed packages to watch at their leisure, Capsule N96 offers high quality ‘infotainment’ to view on the go.

The debut of Capsule N96 marks the sales start of the Nokia N96 in the UK and the channel’s diverse range of programming is designed to reflect the innovation of the Nokia N96 as a gateway to entertainment with its host of bespoke features and multi functionality.

Content includes:

Cabin Fever, presented by Jonny Smith: Fifth Gear presenter and motoring journalist Jonny Smith presents Cabin Fever, a high octane glimpse of the world’s latest super cars, celebrations of classic vintage models and a guide to the very latest in cutting edge in-car entertainment. Cabin Fever will take motoring programmes to another level and is sure to prove popular with petrol heads across the country.

Portfolio, presented by Margo Stilley: Known for her fabulous fashion sense, actress Margo Stilley opens up her wardrobe with Portfolio, a series of sneaky peaks into the realm of high fashion. Whether it’s shoes to die for, knock out bags, the latest glamour gowns or suits to make you weak at the knees, Portfolio keeps aspiring fashionistas up to speed with the latest catwalk trends and high street looks.

Pulse, presented by Wayne Hemingway: Join designer and culture vulture Wayne Hemingway on a series of whistle stop visits to some of the country’s most vibrant and exciting galleries, festivals and performances. Taking in everything from urban public art to the competitive world of slam poetry, Pulse provides a quickfire cross section of the UK’s arts and entertainment scene.

Byte-Wize, presented by David Phelan: Technology expert David Phelan fronts Byte-Wize, focusing on ground-breaking gadgets, gizmos and futuristic developments of all shapes and sizes. From revolutionary restaurants to the best in biking technology, Byte-Wize promises to truly amaze you in just 96 seconds.

Power Pads, presented by Ben de Lisi: Power Pads takes viewers through the doors of some of the nation’s most glamorous homes. Hosted by designer and style guru Ben de Lisi, the programme will showcase the season’s latest interior trends and hottest homewares, giving an unprecedented insight into how the other half live.

Funnyhaha, presented by Jonny Woo: Performance artiste extraordinaire and drag sensation Jonny Woo showcases the latest in colourful and controversial comedy in Funnyhaha. Set in Jonny’s own imaginary club, the episodes will see side-splitting ‘micro routines’ from some of the UK’s best new comedy talent.

Simon Ainslie, managing director at Nokia UK, said: “The quick fire and exciting programming that forms Capsule N96 really reflects the dynamic nature of the Nokia N96 and its users. Watching great content is no longer inherently linked to your living room. Great devices like Nokia N96 allow you to decide what content and when so the opportunities are endless on where to watch new shows and old favourites alike.”