Nokia N79 Specs

8.5
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Nokia N79 Review
8.7

Description

Nokia N79 is a multimedia phone with 5-megapixel camera, N-Gage gaming platform, 3.5mm jack, stereo speakers, stereo Bluetooth, FM transmitter and radio. It is a Symbian S60 smartphone with 2.4” display showing up to 16 million colors.

Cons

  • Thick body (0.59 inches)
I want it 6 users
I have it 8 users
I had it 28 users

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Display

Size: 2.4 inches
Resolution: 320 x 240 pixels, 167 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 33.08 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Features: Ambient light sensor

Hardware

Processor: Single core, 369 MHz, ARM11
Internal storage: 0.05GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC
OS: Symbian (9.3), S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2
Device type: Smartphone

Battery

Capacity: 1200 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 5 MP (Autofocus)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.8
Flash: Dual LED
Video recording: 640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)
Features: Video calling, EIS
Front: Yes
Dimensions: 4.33 x 1.93 x 0.59 inches (110 x 49 x 15 mm)
Weight: 3.42 oz (97.0 g)
Features: Numeric keypad, Soft keys
Keys: Right: Volume control, Camera shutter

Cellular

3G: Bands 5(850), 2(1900)
Other version supports UMTS 900/2100 MHz
Data Speed: HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Screen mirroring: DLNA, TV-out
Radio: FM, Stereo, RDS, Visual Radio, FM Transmiter

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.0, EDR
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device
Location: A-GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer
Other: UPnP, Computer sync, OTA sync, SyncML, VoIP

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3, AAC), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, Push-to-Talk

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 10, 2008
FCC ID value: QFXRM-349
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.95 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz
Body: 0.38 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz
EU SAR:
Head: 0.94 W/kg

Availability

Aug 26, 2008
Officially announced: Yes
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User Reviews

Overall User Rating
Build quality
7.5
Camera quality
9
Performance
7.5
Display
8
Battery life and charging
10
Rating breakdown (out of 10)
8
The best nokia i had
Phone owned for more than a year

It was one of the best 2009 phones , and i remmeber my friends were blown away by the camera and everything , it was a super phone , never regret buying it !
oh how the times go ... :D !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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9
cool phone
Phone owned for less than a year

nice phone but bad keypad and display plastic cover.slim ,light weight,full of features but low sound.ithas a light weight.sound reception quality is best.good price.if ur hand makes a jerk while capturing picture,it z not of gud quality.the display is a bit smaller n should be about 2.8 inches.

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8.3
About N79
Phone owned for

NOKIA N79: NICE PHONE

Sound Quality: Avg.

Video Quality: Good

Camera: Best In Day Light, Poor In Night

Keypad: Good But Small Button

Sensor: Nice

Service: Good

Hang Prob: Low or Not

Charging: Good

Net Capable: Best, Heavy Duty

Ram: Only Create Difficulty In Processing During Photography..

Nice Phone,,Heavy Service,


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