Nokia (NYSE: NOK) has started shipping the Nokia N8 after receiving a record number of online pre-orders for its latest smartphone. Despite concerns that the phone would face delays, Nokia has met its end-of-the-third-quarter deadline on the last day possible.
Customers who pre-ordered the device will be the first to receive it. After that, Nokia said availability will vary by country and by operator, with broad availability in the coming weeks. It costs $500 (