Nokia 5130 XpressMusic Phone

Nokia has launched Nokia 5130 XpressMusic quad-band GSM candybar form factor type music phone in India which features 2.0-inch 256K colors TFT display, 2.0 Megapixel autofocus digital camera, FM Radio, HSCSD, EDGE, media player with 5-band equalizer and Bluetooth with A2DP. The phone also boasts  of upto 21 hours of non-stop music playback.

nokia-5130-xpressmusic-phoneThe quad-band GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz and EDGE network along with HSCSD (High-Speed Circuit-Switched Data) network ready Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobile phone sports 369 MHz ARM11 CPU running Symbian OS v9.2, S60 rel. 3.1 and it features a large 2.0-inch 240 x 230 pixels resolution TFT display supporting 256K colors. The active display area measures 33.5 mm x 44.7 mm in size and it features dedicated media keys on the side along with internal stereo speakers.

The new Nokia 5130 XpressMusic music mobile phone sports scratch protection and aluminum side panels and is equipped with dedicated audio chip, which delivers enhanced music performance. Music slider handset allows instant mode switching between music player, FM RDS radio and phone idle mode.

Equipped with 30 MB internal memory, the Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobile phone offers support for hot-swapable microSD memory card with up to 8 GB capacity for expended storage. The main internal storage memory allows storage of unlimited phone numbers and handset also offers 30 dialed, 30 received, 30 missed calls records.

Besides local music file transfer from PC or another bluetooth enabled handset, the Nokia 5130 XpressMusic allows direct downloading / purchase of music tracks from a range of Internet music stores using Windows Media Player Digital Rights management (WMDRM).

The phone also offers a new “Media Bar” which is a drop-down menu that allows direct access to music and entertainment along with offering direct link to the web and online music stores and music sharing websites.

The Nokia 5130 XpressMusic phone also offers a unique “Contact Bar” which lets users highlight 4 favourite contacts on their home screen.

Data Connectivity

The Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobilephone features exhaustive options for data connection including GPRS Class 32, HSCDS (High speed Cable Data Service connection), EDGE Class 32 with upto 296kbps speed connection, and wireless Bluetooth v2.0 connection with A2DP.

The Nokia 5130 handset also features a standard USB v2.0 (miniUSB) port for full speed wired data conection.

The wireless Bluetooth v2.0 connection with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) feature offered by Nokia 5130 mobilephone allows listening to music on bluetooth compatible headset absolutely wire-free and in full stereo.

The EDGE network connection functionality offered by Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobilephone handset allows ultra fast data transmissions, and faster downloads and file transfers, while Bluetooth technology enables communication with other Bluetooth compatible devices and gadgets such as color printers, PDAs and laptops for instant sync-ups, data transfer and print jobs in a flash.

2.0 Megapixel Digital Camera

The new Nokia 5130 XpressMusic phone also offers integrated 2.0 Megapixel digital camera with maximum 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution, auto focus, 4x smooth digital zoom and integrated dual LED flash. Camera also offers Ambient light sensor which optimize display brightness and power consumption.

The digital camera also allows additional still picture resolution of 1152 x 864 pixels, 640 x 480 pixels, and 320 x 240 pixels and is also capable of video capturing in 3 diffrent resolutions – 320 x 240, 176 x 144, and 129 x 96 pixels with live sound it support video playback of MPEG4, 3GPP and h.263 video file formats.

Media Player

Media player in Nokia 5130 XpressMusic supports large range of audio formats including MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA and MP4 and audio player software also offers album art, playlists and 5-band equaliser and audio visualisations along with universal 3.5-mm Audio Adapter to plug-in your choice of headphones.

The Nokia 5130 mobile phone also sports built-in stereo loudspeakers delivering high quality audio along with integrated FM radio which has option for 50 station presets and one can listen to the radio in the background while using other phone functions.

Nokia 5130 mobile phone also allows download of music tracks from a range of Internet music stores using Windows Media Player Digital Rights management (WMDRM). In addition, one can also enjoy the wireless music listing using Bluetooth stereo headphones.

Since Nokia 5130 XpressMusic is based on Symbian OS S60 software, the mobile phone allows users to personalise the phone with a variety of add-on third part free and paid applications to suit their needs.

The candybar form factor designed Nokia 5130 also allows web 2.0 services directly from within the mobilephone, offering Yahoo Go! Nokia Internet Search, Widsets or suing Nokia Download! client.

Nokia 5130 is bundled with many applications and games including Converter II, (currency, area, length, mass, and temperature), Calculator II, World Clock II, Opera mini (browser), Yahoo Go!, Widset installer, Nokia Visual radio, Nokia Search, Nokia Sensor, City Bloxx, Music Guess, Rally 3D and Snake II.

The new Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobilephone also offers Email access supporting SMTP, POP3 and IMAP 4 protocols. The supported attachment types (mime type) includes .jpg, 3gpp, .mp3, .ppt, .doc, .xls, and .pdf.

Some other features of Nokia 5130 XpressMusic phone includes – 3.5 mm audio outpur port, voice command and dialing, voice memo recording, built-in Image viewer with picture editing software, built-in handsfree Speakerphone, full screen HTML Browser, WAP v2.0 with xHTML browser, Java MIDP 2.1 support, picture caller ID, applications such as calendar, currency converter, alarm clock, auto keypad lock, stop watch, Java 2.0, Push Real-time Email, supports POP3, IMAP, and SMTP protocols and preloaded polyphonic ringtones with ringtone composing application.

Weighing just 88 gms, the new Nokia 5130 mobile phone comes equipped with Li-Ion 900 mAh (BL-5C) standard battery which provides upto 300 hrs of stand-by time along with upto 6 hrs of talk time on full charge.


Nokia 5130 XpressMusic Mobile Phone Features

  • Quad-band GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • 2.0-inch, 240 x 320 pixels, 256K Colors TFT Display
  • ARM 11, 369 MHz CPU
  • Candybar Form Factor
  • Symbian OS v9.2, S60 rel. 3.1
  • 30-MB Internal Memory, 128 MB ROM
  • Upto 8-GB hotswapable MicroSD media expansion card support
  • 2.0 Megapixel digital camera, 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution, Autofocus, LED flash, 4x smooth digital zoom
  • Video (QCIF) video capture and playback, Supports MPEG4, 3GPP and h.263 video file formats
  • FM stereo radio with RDS
  • Media player, supports MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+/WMA/MP4
  • 5-band equaliser and audio visualisations
  • 3.5-mm Audio Port
  • Built-in handsfree
  • Integrated stereo speakers
  • Polyphonic (64 channels), MP3, AAC Ringtones
  • Nokia S60 browser, (x)HTML, JavaScript 1.3 and 1.5 support
  • Java MIDP 2.1
  • GPRS Class 32
  • HSCSD, 43.2 kbps
  • EDGE Class 32
  • Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP
  • USB v2.0, miniUSB
  • Li-Ion 950 mAh (BL-5C) Standard Battery
    Stand-by time: 300 hrs
    Talk time: 6 hrs
  • Dimensions: 107.5 x 46.7 x 14.8 mm
  • Weight: 88 gms

The new Nokia 5130 XpressMusic mobile phone featuring 2.0 MP autofocus digital camera, FM radio and 3.5mm audio port connection is available for Rs. 6,900 with one year warranty. Visit for more details.

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