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Nokia 500 Remove phone

Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 31 Mar 2010
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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSSymbian (Belle, Anna)Symbian (Belle, Anna, Symbian^3) 
Dimensions4.38 x 2.12 x 0.56 inches (111.3 x 53.8 x 14.1 mm)4.47 x 2.32 x 0.51 inches (113.5 x 59 x 12.9 mm) 
Weight3.28 oz (93 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
ColorsBlack, Purple, Orange, Green, Blue, GrayBlack, Gray, Pink, Orange, Green, Blue 
Display
Physical size3.2 inches3.5 inches 
Resolution360 x 640 pixels360 x 640 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

229 ppi210 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

TFTAMOLED 
Screen-to-body ratio47.12 %50.47 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass) 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels12.1 megapixels 
Flash Xenon 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.8 
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 28.00 mm 
Hardware Features Autofocus 
Software FeaturesGeo tagging, Self-timerDigital image stabilization, Face detection, Geo tagging, Self-timer 
Settings Exposure compensation 
Camcorder640x480 (VGA) (15 fps)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
FeaturesVideo callingDigital image stabilization, Continuous autofocus, Video calling 
Front-facing camera 0.3 megapixels VGA 
Hardware
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM11Single core, 680 MHz, ARM11 
Graphics processor Yes 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

256 MB RAM / 512 MB ROM256 MB RAM / 512 MB ROM 
Built-in storage2 GB16 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity1110 mAh1200 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time7.00 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
12.00 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
 
Stand-by time21.0 days (504 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
 
Talk time (3G)5.00 hours
the average is 16 h (960 min)
5.83 hours
the average is 16 h (960 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)19.0 days (456 hours)
the average is 22 days (517 h)
16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 22 days (517 h)
 
Music playback35.00 hours50.00 hours 
Video playback5.25 hours6.00 hours 
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Multimedia
Mirroring MirrorLink, TV-out 
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art coverAlbum art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital Plus 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDSFM, Stereo, RDS, FM Transmiter 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/sHSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging 
HDMI Mini HDMI (Type C) 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPSGPS, A-GPS 
NavigationPoints of interest (POI), Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI) 
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s) for Video recording 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced02 Aug 201127 Apr 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price € 549 
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

28 Jul 201126 Apr 2010 
FCC ID value: QTKRM-750 linkFCC ID value: PDNRM-596 link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head1.43 W/kg1.03 W/kg 
Measured in850 MHz1900 MHz 
Body1.31 W/kg0.75 W/kg 
Measured in850 MHz1700 MHz 
EU SAR   
Head 1.02 W/kg 

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