Nokia 500

Description

The Nokia 500 is marketed as an entry level smartphone despite the 1GHz processor that is ticking under its hood. It features a 3.2-inch capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 360 by 640 pixels, and a 5-megapixel camera with no flash is located on the device's back.

This device is also known as Nokia Fate

Cons

  • Thick body (0.56 inches)

Popular Comparisons

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Display

Size: 3.2 inches
Resolution: 640 x 360 pixels, 229 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 47.12 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Processor: Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM11
RAM: 0.25GB
ROM: 512 MB
Internal storage: 2GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC up to 32 GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Symbian (Belle, Anna)

Battery

Capacity: 1110 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 5 MP
Video recording: 640x480 (VGA) (15 fps)
Features: Video calling
Dimensions: 4.38 x 2.12 x 0.56 inches (111.3 x 53.8 x 14.1 mm)
Weight: 3.28 oz (93.0 g)
Keys: Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Colors: Black, Purple, Orange, Green, Blue, Gray

Cellular

UMTS: Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Data Speed: HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Features: Album art cover
Radio: FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.1, EDR
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Charging
Location: GPS, A-GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass
Other: Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Jul 28, 2011
FCC ID value: QTKRM-750 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 1.43 W/kg
Measured in: 850 MHz
Body: 1.31 W/kg
Measured in: 850 MHz

Availability

Officially announced: Aug 02, 2011
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