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Ewan
18-05-2005, 08:39 PM
Now the platform news from E3 is out there, it's time to pick over the rest of the news. To keep the N-Gage range 'fresh' a number of accessories are coming from Nokia. The full list of new peripherals (including a Jabra based bluetooth headset) are after the fold, and they're expected to be available in Q3 and Q4 2005.

N-Gage Wireless Dual Headset, stylish Bluetooth headset with modular one or two ear piece design
N-Gage QD Snap-on Speaker, attach to N-Gage QD to enhance your game audio
N-Gage QD MMC Expander, expand number of MMC slots to 2 for easy switching between your favorite games
N-Gage QD Dual Headset, comfortable and stylish headset with volume control
N-Gage QD Carrying Case, protect your game deck while on the move
N-Gage Aluminium Game Card Case, carry and protect your game cards in style
N-Gage Nylon Game Card Case, carry and organize your game cards
N-Gage Key Strap, multifunctional carrying strap

Full Press Release
New N-Gage Accessory Portfolio Showcased At E3 2005

Los Angeles, CA - Nokia will showcase its new N-Gage accessory portfolio at E3 2005. The new portfolio has been designed to expand the functionality and usability of the N-Gage QD game deck. The accessories incorporate the Nokia qualities of innovation and excellent usability, but feature also popular price points and distinctive N-Gage design. The accessories complement both the gaming and the smartphone functionality of the N-Gage QD game deck.

The new accessory portfolio consists of the following products:

- N-Gage Wireless Dual Headset, stylish Bluetooth headset with modular one or two ear piece design
- N-Gage QD Snap-on Speaker, attach to N-Gage QD to enhance your game audio
- N-Gage QD MMC Expander, expand number of MMC slots to 2 for easy switching between your favorite games
- N-Gage QD Dual Headset, comfortable and stylish headset with volume control
- N-Gage QD Carrying Case, protect your game deck while on the move
- N-Gage Aluminium Game Card Case, carry and protect your game cards in style
- N-Gage Nylon Game Card Case, carry and organize your game cards
- N-Gage Key Strap, multifunctional carrying strap

Nokia is working together with OSM and GN Mobile to sell and distribute the N-Gage accessory portfolio. GN Mobile is widely known for its Jabra branded products. All new N-Gage accessories are expected to be available in the second half of 2005.

badger
23-05-2005, 10:32 PM
Ewan, got any pics of these new accessorys? I have seen some shots of them in a display case from the floor at E3 but nothing offical from Nokia......

yemayknow
29-11-2006, 12:50 AM
Anyone able to get the N-Gage wireless headset to work with desktop with XP? I can get it paired and then tones for about 24sec after connection, but then it disconnects.
I am using BlueSoleil by IVT Corporation.
If you do have it working post what bluetooth card or USB adapter you are using.