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04-17-2007, 05:35 PM
..........gud phone to purchase or not

NOKIA 5500

Key Features

* Instant Swap Key for quick one key switching between phone music and sports mode
* Stainless steel body designed to withstand knocks dust and water splashes
* 3D sensor for tapping command to play music or voice feedback in sports tracking
* Text to speech reads out SMS messages and provides voice feedback for sports tracking information
* Sports tracking monitors your exercise and displays training data speed and distance steps taken and calories burned
* Excellent sound quality with Nokia Sports Stereo Headset

Full Specifications

Operating Frequency

* EGSM 900 MHz GSM 1800/1900 MHz


* Volume: 77 cc
* Weight: 103 g
* Length: 107 mm
* Width: 45 mm
* Thickness (max): 18 mm


* 262 144 colors TFT 208 x 208 pixels display

User Interface

* S60 user interface
* 4-way scroll key 3 soft keys send end and character keys application and C-key on front
* Side keys for power push to talk and volume keys Instant Swap key edit key
* Easy-to-read list and grid menu
* Enhanced UI with phone music and sports modes accessible via Instant Swap key
* Tapping command for play music or voice feedback in Sports mode
* Sports UI with Quick Start Diary and Tests
* Active standby screen


* 2.0 megapixel camera with up to 4x digital zoom
* Advanced camera modes: Still burst video
* Options for night brightness adjustment image quality and self-timer
* Image Formats Support: [JPEG GIF EXIF WBMP BMP MBM PNG]
* Video: Video recording and playback in QCIF format with sound
* Real video player
* Video content: H.263 MPEG-4


* Visual Radio: Listen to music and interact with your favorite radio stations
o Find out what song is playing who sings it and other artist information
o Enter contests and answer surveys vote for your favorite songs
o Download the songs you buy direct to your phone
* MP3 player for AMP MP3 AAC eAAC+ WMA formats
* FM stereo radio
* RealPlayer Media Player
o Download and play multimedia files (video and music)
o Stream media files from compatible media portals
o Full-screen video playback on the phone to view downloaded streamed or recorded video clips in larger size
o Played formats (decoding): .3gp and .mp4 file formats MPEG-4 video H.263 video and AMR audio RealMedia (Real Video and Real Audio) MP3 and AAC eAAC+ AAC+ WMA

Memory Functions

* 10 MB built-in memory with 512 MB* MicroSD card
* Expandable memory type: MicroSD card up to 1 GB

*Please note that size of MicroSD card may vary from country to country.


* Message reader application – text to speech mean you can hear your SMS messages read to you
* Multimedia messaging: MMS for creating receiving editing and sending videos and pictures with AMR voice clips
* Email: Supports SMTP POP3 and IMAP4 protocols. Support for attachments (view .pdf files)
* Presence-enhanced contacts: Check the status of your friends before you call them
* Xpress Audio messaging: Record your own voice message and send to compatible devices


* Snakes Groovy Labyrinth

Java™ Applications

* Java™ MIDP 2.0

Ringing Tones

* MP3 ring tones
* Supported file formats: MP3 AMR True Tones AAC eAAC+ 64-chord/voice polyphonic MIDI ringing tones


* Pop-Port™ interface to USB
* USB 2.0 full speed with mass storage profile
* Bluetooth v2.0+EDR
* Infrared (IR)
* Remote over-the-air (OTA) synchronization with SyncML
* Local synchronization with PC using PC Suite


* xHTML browsing over TCP/IP
* Nokia Minimap with Page Overview technology allowing zooming text search visual history with shortcuts keys
* Full OMA Digital Rights Management for content protection - including forward lock for content protection combined delivery separate delivery and superdistribution
* OMA Digital DRM 1.0 - including forward lock for content protection combined delivery separate delivery and superdistribution
* WAP 2.0 xHTML browsing over TCP/IP
* WAP/OMA and W3C standards support: WAP 2.0 XHTML XHTML MP HTML 4.01 CSS ECMAScript and JavaScript
* Full Web compatibility with support for popular markup languages scripting languages and style sheets
* Support for forms tables frames and image maps
* Support for mobile extensions such as cHTML and i-modeHTML
* File upload over HTTP using standard HTML forms
* Page layout and in-page navigation optimized for content type
* Search and find capabilities
* Adaptive history list
* Save Page for off-line viewing and archiving
* Integration with telephony (dial via a link on the page) contacts (save phone # or email address) and image galleries (view/save images)
* Bookmarks database
* Web Feeds (RSS)
* Content download including background downloading with pause and resume
* Content streaming support (3GPP video and supported audio formats)

Data Transfer

* EDGE* (EGPRS): Class 10
* GPRS: Class 10

*Please note that these services require network support.

Call Management

* Support for multiple phone and email details per contact
* Support thumbnail pictures and groups
* Speed dialing
* Logs: Keeps lists of your dialed received and missed calls
* Automatic redial
* Automatic answer (works with compatible headset or car kit only)
* Call waiting call hold call divert call timer
* Closed User Group
* Fixed Dialing Number allows calls only to predefined numbers
* Any key answer
* Conference call (up to 5 participants)

Push to talk over Cellular (PoC)*

* Push to talk over cellular network via dedicated key
* Real-time one-to-one and one to-many voice communication service. Just select the person or group to talk to and press the Push to talk key (PTT key) to communicate
* Send invites through SMS and IrDA
* Connect to multiple groups simultaneously
* Create groups on the phone menu; invite others to join by SMS
* Direct access - Push to talk speech is connected without the recipient(s) answering and is typically heard through the phone s built-in loudspeaker
* Privacy and control - you can configure your own service settings for convenient use

*Please note that this service is operator dependent

Digital Services

* Java™ and Symbian applications available from Nokia Software Market
* Over-the-air (OTA) downloading: graphics games ringing tones themes wallpapers operator logos business cards settings
* Video streaming services
* Exclusive UI themes

Voice Features

* Enhanced Voice dialing
* Voice commands
* Voice recorder
* Integrated handsfree speaker
* SIND (Speaker Independent Number Dialing)
* Text to Speech (Message reader voice feedback in sport

*Available languages available from Nokia support pages

Personal Information Management (PIM)

* Calculator
* Phonebook
* Calendar
* Notepad
* World clock
* Converter
* File manager
* Remote synchronization
* Active idle
* Messaging
* Browsing
* Platform security:
o Device integrity (no tampering of binaries and device settings)
o End-user privacy (protected access to contacts calendar messages)
o Controlling the access to sensitive operations or APIs such as protecting network connections)

Other Features

* Sports tracking - Quick start tracking program Sports Diary and Tests
* Quick start - Stopwatch steps calculator speed and distance calories burned for walking and running
* Tapping command or timed voice feedback of tracking data - enables real time tracking information without watching display
* Diary - Exercise records and planning. Fitness coach program
* Fitness Tests - Coopers test Biking test
* Internal antenna
* Personal shortcuts
* Customizable profiles
* Flashlight
* Changeable color themes user defined themes
* Offline mode: All transmission-related activities turned off
* Macromedia Flash Lite 1.1 Viewer & Browser Plug-in

Sales Package Contents

* Nokia 5500 Sport phone
* Nokia Battery BL-5B 860 mAh Li-Ion
* Nokia Compact Charger AC-3
* Nokia Sport Stereo Headset HS-29
* Nokia 512 MB* MicroSD card
* CD-ROM containing PC Suite Nokia Sport Manager Software
* User Guide
* CA-53 Connectivity Cable
* CP-135 Wrist strap
* CR-64 Carrying Holder and Clip

*Please note that size of MicroSD card may vary from country to country.

Power Management

Battery *Battery BL-5B 860 mAh
Talk time*Up to 2 hrs - 4 hrs
Standby time*Up to 150 hrs – 240 hrs

04-17-2007, 05:36 PM
itz price is Rs 14,000

04-17-2007, 08:50 PM
the phone looks cool.
but the only thing i don't like in nokia is their sound.

in rest department nokia is the best....

04-21-2007, 12:35 PM
ya i agree.
but sony ericson mobiles have the best sound...

04-21-2007, 08:17 PM
well everyone has their own opinion.
so does u and so do i.

according to me in sound department nothing can beat SONY ERICSON.