Nokia C5-05 is a mid-range priced mini-SIM smartphone from Nokia that was unveiled in October 2011.
Nokia C5-05 bears that trendy and attractive look that we have come to associate with smartphones. It is available in a variety of colors such as black, white lilac, black lilac, graphite grey, white and aluminium grey. It comes with a high-resolution 3.2-inch resistive TFT screen that can display a staggering 16 million different colors. The phone measures 105.8 x 51 x 13.8 mm and weighs 93g, which is quite low for a Smartphone. Nokia C5-05 uses a 1000 mAh battery, capable of supporting eleven and half hours of talk time and 600 hours standby time. It has a 1000 mAh battery, which is small for a Smartphone. The phone operates on a Quad-Band GSM network of 850/ 900/1800/1900 MHz frequency bandwidth.
Nokia C5-05 uses a Symbian OS v 9.4 and has a 600 MHz CPU .Its user interface is exciting and comfortable to work with. It has a 128MB RAM and a storage memory of 40MB but it can accommodate up to 16GB external MicroSD card.
Nokia C5-05 can support 1000 phonebook entries and store up to 2000 SMSs.
This phone supports a wide range of messaging platforms including SMS and MMS and IM. The handset support both email and Push Email.
This phone has a good-quality 640 x 480 Pixels video camera that records video at 15 fps and a 2X digital zoom. Video playback is at 15 fps and yields good quality pictures. Video features include video streaming as well as video sharing.
This phone has both an MP3 and MP4 music players that deliver high quality sound. It also comes with a good-quality stereo FM Radio player with RDS.
Nokia C5-05 has a good quality 1600 x 1200 Pixels (2 Megapixels) primary camera that gives good quality pictures.
The connectivity options for this phone include:
The handset runs Java (MIDP 2.0).
Nokia C5-05 comes with all the standard organizer tools such as Calendar, Currency Converter, Calculator, and World Clock, among others.
Nokia C5-05 comes with 3 web browsers namely:
Nokia C5-05 comes with Nokia Maps as well as a host of Nokia Apps.
This phone has both Google Maps and GPS (A-GPS).
Nokia C5-05 supports Java. Its display screen has a handwriting-recognition feature.
Nokia C5-05 offers excellent value for money at its average retail price of Rs. 6,349 (approx., may vary).
This phone is no doubt a winner. It offers the user a choice of 3 web browsers, has a handwriting recognition feature in its display screen and offers support for Java. Its downsides are 2G internet speeds and a rather weak battery. Overall, it is an excellent phone and offers good value for money.