Nokia has today announced 3G capable Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone in India, that features 2.4 inch 262K color capable TFT display, 3.15 Megapixels Autofocus camera with video recording, and 3.5 mm audio out port.
Announced in April 2010, along with Nokia 6700 Slide phone, the new quad-band GSM 850 / 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz network and 3G WCDMA 900 /1900/2100 network ready Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone runs Nokia S40 user interface featuring Active Idle, Voice Commands and FOTA (Firmware update Over the Air) features.
Only 10 x 5.5 cm / 98 x 48 mm when folded, the Nokia 7230 phone slides up to reveal 12 key alphanumeric keypad underneath, and on the font side of the handset there is a massive 5-way D-Pad with 6 other keys – two soft option keys and a home key on one side and a cancel button on the other side in addition to call end key. There is also a dedicated image capture key.
The Nokia 7230 Slider mobile is equipped with 2.4-inch 240 x 320 pixels pixels QVGA TFT color display capable of 262,000 colors colors and comes with 70-MB of internal shared memory allowing 2000 entries phonebook and upto 30 days call records.
The Nokia 7230 Slide phone is also equipped with microSD memory card slot offering maximum of 16-GB expandable memory. A 2-GB card is included with the model.
The new Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone offers advanced 3.15 Megapixel auto focus digital camera having Carl Zeiss optics with maximum resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels and digital zoom option. The digital camera also sports integrated flash ( 2 LED system) with automatic on/off feature and has autofocus feature.
The camera allows many preset settings including white balance, three quality levels and many picture effects. The still pictures can be shot in both portrait and landscape modes and there is a option for sequence shots.
In addition digital camera in Nokia 7230 Slide phone also allows 1600×1200 (2MP), 1152×864 (1.3 MP), 640×480 (VGA), and 320×240 (CIF) pixels and is also capable of video capturing in QCIF 176×144 pixels with live sound it support video playback of MPEG4, 3GPP and h.263 video file formats.
The supported still image formats includes JPEG, JPEG2000, EXIF 2.2, GIF 87/89, PNG, BMP (W-BMP), MBM, and SVG . A second VGA resolution camera having 640 x 480 pixels resolution allows video calling.
In addition, Nokia 7230 Slide mobilephone is also capable of video recording in QCIF resolution of 176 x 144 pixels @ 8fps speed. The captured video can also be edited on the mobile phone itself.
Media player in Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone supports large range of audio formats including MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, H.263, H.264, WMA and MP4 and audio player software also offers album art, playlists and 5-band equaliser and audio visualisations along with a standard 3.5-mm audio adapter allowing freedom of non Nokia headphones.
The new Nokia 7230 Slider mobile phone sports multi-functional 5-way navigation key and it also offers Video streaming (3GPP), integrated FM stereo radio with RDS (no recording) and it full-screen view finder. FM stereo radio supporting Visual Radio feature.
The Nokia 7230 Slider mobilephone features exhaustive options for data connection including GPRS Class 32 with upto maximum 100 kbps speed connection, EDGE Class 32 with upto 296 kbps speed connection, 3G network connection with upto 2 384 kbps data speed, and wireless Bluetooth v2.1 connection with EDR and offers support for local and remote SyncML synchronisation.
The EDGE network connection functionality offered by Nokia 7230 Slider phone allows ultra fast data transmissions of upto 296 kbps speed, 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.
The Nokia 7230 Slide phone includes the standard Symbian S40 web browser and support for Opera Mini 5 web browser allowing full HTML browsing.
Available in choice of two colors viz Hot Pink and Graphite, the Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone is also equipped with standard fast USB v2.0 port (miniUSB port) which is used for both power recharging and PC connectivity for data exchange.
The Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone also supports MMS (Multimedia Message Service) for Multimedia text messaging allowing sounds, pictures, animations and formatted text in SMS message and its integrated image blog features allows sharing photos instantly by directly posting them onto any blog site. The powerful and intuitive active toolbar interface provides a one-touch selection to effortlessly send photos via email, Bluetooth connectivity or MMS, print or upload them onto an Internet community.
Other features of Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone includes WAP 2.0/xHTML Browser, wide range of ringing tones including 64 polyphonic MIDI, MP3, AAC/eAAC+, AMR audio clips, and video ringtones, WAP2.0 with xHTML browser, Java MIDP 2.1, voice recording, Nokia Maps, Nokia Life tools, Flash Lite v3.0 software, voice command, Nokia Search 2.0, Flickr Image Upload, OSS, Widget support, My Nokia, Facebook Client and Nokia Xpress Audio Messaging, for recording and sending voice messages. Some included games are Snake III, Bounce II, Sudoku II, and Rally Start +.
The handset offers Email clients for native, OZ, Windows Live and comes with Messenger clients software for native, Google Talk, OZ, Windows Live.
The new Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone comes with a standard 860 mAh battery which provides up to 4 hours of talktine on 2G (3 Hrs on 3G) and up to 300 hours of standby time on 2G network on full charge.
Nokia 7230 Slide Mobile Phone Features
- Quad-band GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
- WCDMA 900 /1900/2100
- 2.4-inch, 262K Colors, 240 x 320 pixels – CSTN TFT Display
- 70-MB Internal user memory
- Expandable with microSD memory card, maximum 16-GB
- 3.15 Megapixels digital camera, 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution, Carl Zeiss Optics, autofocus, digital zoom, LED flash
- Video recording, QCIF 176 x 144 pixels @ 8fps
- Media player supporting MP3, MP4, AAC, AAC+, enhanced AAC+. H.263, H.264, WMA
- Video streaming (3GPP)
- FM stereo radio, FM stereo radio supporting Visual Radio
- 5-way navigation key
- WAP 2.0/xHTML Browser
- Ringing tones: 64 polyphonic MIDI, MP3, AAC/eAAC+, AMR audio clips, and video
- WAP 2.0 with xHTML browser
- Java MIDP v2.1
- Voice Dial
- Voice Recording
- Audio Messaging
- 3.5mm audio port
- GPRS Class 32, max. 100 kbps
- EDGE Class 32, 296 kbps
- 3G, UMTS, 384 kbps
- Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
- USB v2.0 miniUSB port
- Built-in handsfree speakphone
- Games: Snake III, Bounce II, Sudoku II, Rally Start +
- Applications: Calendar, Calculator, Voice Memo, Alarm Clock, Stopwatch and Countdown timer
- Standard Li-Ion 860 mAh battery
Stand-by: Up to 300 hrs (2G)
Talk time: Up to 4 hrs (2G)
- Dimension: 98 x 48 x 14.8 mm
- Weight: 100 gms
The new 3G network ready Nokia 7230 Slide mobile phone featuring 3.15 MP camera, is available for Rs. 7,250 with one year warranty.Visit www.nokia-asia.com for more details.