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Sleek and Powerful Nokia N78

The Nokia N78 is not just a sleek designed mobile phone, but it is also a full-featured multimedia computer with built-in GPS and WLAN. So will this be your sweet replacement? Let’s find out.


Mobile phones have gradually transformed to more than just its intended purposes for making calls, to fashionista devices and cameras. With new mobile phones appearing in the market almost every month, the companies make an attempt to innovate with distinctive and attractive form factor designs, as well as an impressive features. Besides Short Message Service (SMS) and Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS), you can listen to your favourite songs, take a picture or short video, play games and even surf your favourite websites on them with a few clicks of the button.

The Nokia N78 was announced at the Mobile World Congress in February this year, and looks to be the improved model of its popular N73 sibling with features including built-in GPS, WLAN and 3.2-MP autofocus camera. This quad-band mobile phone with HSDPA connectivity was launched in Singapore just a few weeks ago.

Here’s a look at the technical specifications of the Nokia N78.

Display 2.4-inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) TFT color display with
  up to 16 million colors and wide 160° viewing angle
Camera Up to 3.2 megapixel (2048×1536 pixels) camera, Carl Zeiss
  Optics, Tessar™ lens, MPEG-4 VGA video capture of at 15fps
  Focus range: 10 cm ~ infinity, Macro focus distance: 10 cm – 30 cm
Operating Frequency Dual mode WCDMA 900/2100 (HSDPA),
  GSM/GPRS/EGPRS 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Memory Up to 70MB internal memory,
  MicroSD memory card support
Battery Nokia Battery BL-6F 1200mAh
  Talk time: up to 190 minutes (WCDMA); 260 minutes (GSM)
  Stand-by time: up to 320 hours (WCDMA); 320 hours (GSM)
Operating system Symbian OS
User Interface S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2
Navigation Integrated Assisted Global Positioning System (A-GPS)
  Pre-installed Nokia Maps application and free downloadable maps
Connectivity WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g with UPnP support
  USB 2.0 high-speed through micro USB connector
  Bluetooth wireless technology 2.0 + EDR
  Nokia AV connector 3.5mm
Dimension / Weight 113 x 49 x 15.1mm (LxWxH) /101.8g


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