The “Sea Ray” by Nokia is probably the most-anticipated Mango device slated to come to the platform and many, including myself, were very concerned with the lack of hardware buttons as this is one of Windows Phone best features. Personally, I’ve come to rely heavily on the three buttons on the lower part of the Windows Phone chassis and use them as an extension of the phone’s touchscreen.
Luckily, ILoveWP has unearthed a video which shows the Nokia device booting up into the Mango beta and three distinct buttons are shown glowing at the bottom of the chassis (Back, Home and Search). This is fantastic news and hopefully we are looking at a near final device. Here’s the video posted on their website: