Nokia N97

The N97 features class-leading specs matched with outstanding design and build, but it loses marks for the Symbian platform that desperately needs an overhaul to stay competitive.


Battery Life

Talk time
6.5 hours
Standby time
430 hours

Camera

Camera resolution
5-megapixel
Video capture
Yes
Camera flash
LED

Connectivity

Networks
GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, UMTS 2100
Wireless technology
Wi-Fi (802.11b/g)
Data Services
GPRS, WAP, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA
GPS receiver
Yes
USB
Yes

Display

Screen resolution
640 x 360 pixels
Number of colours
16 million

Entertainment

Games
Yes
Video player
Yes

Functionality

Input method
QWERTY keyboard, Touchscreen
Ringtone options
Monophonic, Polyphonic, MP3
Synchronisation method(s)
USB2.0, ActiveSync
Operating system
Symbian
Supported audio file formats
AAC, AAC+, MP3, WMA
Supported video file formats
MPEG-4, WMV
Supported picture file formats
JPG
Web browser
Yes
Voice recorder
Yes
Java
Yes

General

ROM
32000 MB
Dimensions (W x D x H)
55 x 18 x 117 mm
Weight
150 g
Availability
Optus, Vodafone, 3 Mobile, Virgin

Memory

Expansion slot
microSD

Messaging

Push e-mail
Yes
Messaging options
SMS, MMS, E-mail, Instant Messaging
E-mail protocols
POP3, IMAP4

Other

Phone type
3G, Multimedia, Business, Smartphone, GPS
Form factor
Slider
Included accessories
Manual, Software (Windows), Charger, Stereo headset, USB cable

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User Reviews / Comments  Nokia N97

  • Stuffnokia

    Stuffnokia

    "Stuff Nokia, I have been a loyal Nokia customer for many years, I am looking for a phone company for the 21st Century. And a Support back up service that can tell you that the phone is beyond econo..."

  • Alisonian

    Alisonian

    "This damn phone is a piece of crap.Since day 1(bought June 12th 2011) I have had problems.Says memory is full.Freezes.Won't turn on or off.I usually have to take back off and disconnect battery at ..."

  • chinton29

    chinton29

    Rating3

    "Worst phone ever, the only thing worth buying it for is its camera and the 32gb of internal storage"

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