Nokia C2-01 review

Nokia C2-01

The Nokia C2-01 is a classic bar phone. It is cheap and offers some goodies like a memory card slot, 3G connectivity and a 3.2 MP camera. Take a look at its main features:

  • Entry level phone with decent features
  • Quad-band GSM/EDGE connectivity
  • Tri-band 3G connectivity
  • 2.0″ 256K-color QVGA TFT display
  • 3.2MP fixed-focus camera
  • QVGA@15fps video recording
  • Series 40 UI, 6th edition
  • Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • Bluetooth 2.1 (with EDR)
  • Standard microUSB port (charging)
  • microSD card slot (16GB supported)
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dedicated Facebook app

Under the screen it has the D-pad, two buttons for select and back on either side and the two call buttons on either side too. The 12 key of the keypad are very comfortable. At the top we find the 3.5mm jack and the charger plug. On the left side it has the microSD slot while on the right side it has the microUSB slot.

The display measures 2.0 inches and has 256k colors. It has a resolution of 240 x 320 pixels and a pixel density of 200ppi. Despite its good pixel density the viewing angles are poor but the colors and brightness are good.

You will be able to take occasional pictures with the 3.2 MP camera. It has settings like self timer, white balance and effects.  For a low end device the pictures quality is decent with pleasant colors.

At connectivity it has 2G EDGE speed that can reach speeds up to 384 Kbps, Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP + EDR and a microUSB v2.0 slot. The Opera Mini browser come with Adobe Flash Lite support which makes the browsing experience easier on this kind of phone. The phone also features a stereo FM radio with RDS.

The battery has 1020 mAh and offers a talk time of 8 hours and 40 minutes and a standby time of 396 hours. In a day by day normal use the phone can last for about five days.

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