Nokia 603 is now official: Symbian Belle for the masses
0. phoneArena 13 Oct 2011, 03:08 posted on
The Nokia 603 has arrived officially today and it packs quite a punch given the very affordable price tag it carries. Of course, it comes with Symbian Belle…
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1. toottoot (unregistered)
a decent device
2. arun4170 (unregistered)
no front facing camera .......................noooooooooooooooooooo.......................
4. XiphiasGladius (Posts: 799; Member since: 21 Aug 2011)
correct me if I'm wrong but if I may recall symbian has some issues with skype implementaion, thus no front facing camera . . .
5. bluechrism (Posts: 99; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)
These issues are totally separate. No need for skype for video calls, though yes, it's annoying that Symbian's version of skype doesn't support this. In other areas of the world, all you need is 3G to make video calls, just some networks (including all of them in the US) don't let you use that functionality.
It's probably missing to keep costs down, and to be fair, front facing cameras are probably not among the most frequently used feature on a phone.
8. box (unregistered)
If you want a front facing camera, get a C7, and wait for the Belle release. You also get an 8MP camera instead of 5
6. RockyJ (unregistered)
Fixed-focus AGAIN??? No led flash and secondary camera? The phone design is no different from Symbian Belle phone. Maybe it's time for Nokia to think about their designers and engineers...no good idea at all.
7. MySchizoBuddy (Posts: 34; Member since: 23 Aug 2011)
correction : the "latest" "dead" symbian os
9. Phillippe (unregistered)
Your attempts to reign down on Nokia are futile!
10. Phillippe (unregistered)
read it with Stewie Griffin in mind
11. GorrilaTango (unregistered)
at that price the phone is a steal
12. Alex (unregistered)
Will buy this :)