Nokia C5

Announced:
Mar 2, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Apr 21, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Display

Display size:

2.2 inches

Resolution:

240 x 320 pixels

Pixel density:

182 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

29.11 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 megapixels

Flash:

LED

Software Features:

Digital zoom, Self-timer, Exposure compensation, White balance presets, Effects

Video recording:

640x480 (VGA) (15 fps)

Recording format:

MPEG4, H.263, 3GPP

Features:

Video calling

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.41 x 1.81 x 0.48 inches (112 x 46 x 12.3 mm)

Weight:

3.15 oz (89 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Features:

Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2), D-Pad

Keys:

Right: Volume control

Colors:

White, Gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, RealAudio 7, RealAudio 8, RealAudio 10

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, 3GPP, RealVideo 8, RealVideo 9, RealVideo 10, Flash Video

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 600 MHz, ARM11

RAM:

0.1 GB

ROM:

256 MB

Internal storage:

0.05 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 16 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Symbian (9.3), S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.0, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Basic Imaging (BIP), Basic Printing (BPP), Device ID Profile (DID), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Application (SDAP), SIM Access (SAP)

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

A-GPS

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, SyncML

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

1050 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

12.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

26.2 days (630 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G):

4.90 hours
the average is 23 h (1378 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

27.9 days (670 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Music playback:

34.00 hours

Video playback:

11.00 hours

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, XHTML, WAP 2.0, Flash Lite (3.0), RSS

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, MySpace, OVI, Flickr

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Document viewer, Calculator, Converter, Notes

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Predictive text input (T9)

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Windows Live / MSN, Hangouts / Google Talk

JAVA:

Midp 2.1, CLDC 1.1

API:

JSR-75, JSR-82, JSR-118, JSR-135, JSR-139, JSR-172, JSR-177, JSR-179, JSR-180, JSR-184, JSR-205, JSR-226, JSR-234, JSR-248, eSWT UI API 1.0.3, Nokia UI API 1.1

Games:

Bounce Tales, Brain Challenge III

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 04, 2010

FCC ID value:

QFXRM-645 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.16 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.37 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

EU SAR:

Head:

1.34 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 02, 2010
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This device is also known as Nokia C5-00

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.41 x 1.81 x 0.48 inches)

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • Thick body (0.48 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • Too little RAM

Description

The Nokia C5 is an affordable Symbian S60 3rd Edition smartphone, with support for Ovi Maps 3.0 (with free walk and drive navigation) and Nokia Messaging. The phonebook shows you the Facebook status updates of your contacts and you'll also be able to easily update your status and share location with Ovi Maps.

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