Nokia has just announced another candybar handset out of its company, Nokia C6-01, aiming to attract to its next big platform, Symbian^3 OS. The Nokia C6-01 is the cheapest affordable smartphone featuring an 8 Mpix camera and a 3.2-inch AMOLED screen with all-new same ClearBlack Display (CBD) technology touted to deliver better outdoor visibility as the other two higher models Nokia C7 & Nokia E7 launched along with it. C6-01 is a slight upgraded version of the Nokia C6.
The most outstanding feature of the Nokia C6-01 is its 8MP camera with autofocus which packs the same feature as the bigger and more expensive Nokia C7. It comes with dual-LED flash, 720p HD video recording at 25fps, face detection and Geotagging. There is also a front VGA camera for video-calling.
The Nokia C6-00 also features compact design with stainless steel covers, micro USB, USB on-the-go, 3G, HSDPA, WI-FI 802.11 b/g/n, ARM 11 680 MHz processor with 3D Graphics HW accelerator, 256 MB RAM, 2GB in-built storage & micro SD slot support for 32GB expansion.
Full Technical Specifications of Nokia C6-01
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 /1700|
HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 /1700
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|L x B x H, Vol||103.8 x 52.5 x 13.9 mm, 65 cc|
|Type||AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Colours & Pixels||16 million colours & 360 x 640 pixels|
|Input/ User Interface|
|Input||Nokia ClearBlack display|
Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
|Operating System||Symbian^3 OS|
|CPU||ARM 11 680 MHz processor with 3D Graphics HW accelerator & 256 MB RAM|
|Memory||Internal 340 MB & 2GB card inserted|
Support for microSD cards up to 32GB expansion
|Browser & Messaging||WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML, RSS feeds|
Nokia Messaging 3.0
SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
|Still||8 Megapixels(3264 x 2448 pixels) with 2x digital zoom, auto focus & dual-LED flash|
|Secondary||VGA with 640 x 480 pixels|
|Video Recording||HD 720p @ 25fps|
Up to 3x digital video zoom
|Data||EDGE & GPRS|
|Bluetooth & USB||v3.0 with A2DP & v2.0 micro USB|
USB On-The-Go support
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g|
|Headset||3.5mm stereo headset jack|
|Radio||Stereo FM radio with RDS|
|3G||HSUPA 2.0 Mbps|
HSDPA 10.2 Mbps
|Music & Video|
|Music Format||MP3, AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC, eAAC+, MIDI, MIDI Tones (poly 64), Mobile XMF, SP-MIDI, True tones, WAV, WMA|
|Video Format||3GPP formats (H.263), D-1, Flash Video, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, RealVideo 10, Sorenson Spark, VC-1, VP6, WMV 9|
|Type||BL-5CT 3.7V 1050mAh Li-Ion battery|
|Music Play-back time||Up to 48 hours|
|Video Play-black time, Recording time||Up to 6 hours & 4 hours|
|Standby Time||Up to 16 days(3G)|
Up to 18 days (2G)
|Talk Time||Up to 4 hours 30 mins (3G)|
Up to 11 hours 30 mins (2G)
|Other Features||Nokia Maps 3.0|
TV Out with composite
Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, Zip)
Adobe Flashlite 4.0
Ambient light sensor
The phone runs on ARM 11 680 MHz processor and it has 2D/3D Graphics HW Accelerator with OpenVG1.1 and OpenGL ES 2.0 support. The Nokia C6-01 will support microSD up to 32GB and capture HD video in 720p.
Price & Availability
The price & Release date of Nokia C6-01 has not been announced yet officially.
Nokia C6-01 will be available in black and white colors before the end of year 2010 and the expected price of Nokia C6-01 in India would be around Rs.17,500. The US & worldwide expected price of Nokia C6-01 is $350.
Keep watching this space for further updates.