Nokia 600 smartphone has a 3.2" capacitive TFT 16 M color touch display and user interface with 16:9 nHD aspect ratio with 640 x 360 pixels screen resolution. There is sensitive orientation sensor (accelerometer), compass (Magnetometer), proximity sensor and ambient light detector in the phone. It also boasts of very efficient Personal Information Management (PIM) abilities that can easily keep track of detailed contact information, arrange for multiple calendars with meeting request support, has a to-do list, notes, recorder, calculator, clock and support for MS Outlook synchronization of contacts, calendar and notes also. Running on most advanced and updated Symbian operating system, “Belle”, the Nokia 600 touch-screen smartphone has also embedded an asset inside it in the form of a 1 GHz processor. The phone weighs 100 grams and measures 111 mm, 53 mm and 13 mm in length, width and height respectively. The phone comes in an array of beautiful colors as Black, Pink, White and Lime.
The music features offered on a Nokia phones are unquestionably good. Nokia 600 has an integrated stereo FM radio with RDS. The FM transmitter and an internal FM antenna allows listening to the radio without plugging in the earphones. A good quality MP3 player is also integrated in the spec list of the phone that supports MP3/eAAC/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/AMR-NB/AMR-WB ringtones and video ringtones.
The Nokia 600 is equipped with a 5.0 mega pixels fixed focus camera with LED flash. Its camera clicks pictures in 2592 X 1944 pixels resolution. The photos also get geo-tagged on its own on this phone. It has the ability to shoot videos in VGA@15fps and the video player of the phone allows video formats as MP4, H.263, H.264,WMV.
Nokia 600 has enormous memory to sustain practically unlimited phonebook entries, photocalls, and it already has 2 GB memory card placed inside it. Nokia 600 is such a good handset that it also supports memory expansion to a maximum of 32 GB via a compatible microSD card.
Thepower management abilities of Nokia 600 are also one of its most commendable specifications. Its BL-4J 1200 mAh battery delivers 15 hours of talk time on GSM and up to 6.5 h on WCDMA (3G). Similarly, the phone offers a standby time of 540 h on GSM and up to 580 h on WCDMA (3G). The permissible video playback time is 7 h and music playback time on offline mode is 60 h. The phone can also help its navigation for maximum of 8 h.
Oozing out 106 phon audio output via its speakers, Nokia 600 is undoubtedly the loudest smartphone in the market and it is a great music phone.It has a standard 3.5 mm AV connector with TV-out NFC.
The connectivity on Nokia 600 is of high caliber and as such it has a Bluetooth 3.0, high-speed USB 2.0 (micro USB connector)and WLAN, Flash Lite 4.0. With integrated GPRS/EDGE network connection in configuration of class 33 and advanced 3 G support that allows data downloading on HSDPA at 14.4mbps and HSUPS at 5.76mbps, Nokia 600 has definitely emerged as a winner in the data connectivity department.
Email and messaging is facilitated on Nokia 600 via its easy-to-use email client with attachment support and for multiple protocols. It also has a full screen email viewer with HTML support. There is distinct email widget for home screen on this phone. The smartphone has a unified MMS/SMS editor, conversational view for SMS, push email and expanded portal support available through Nokia Messaging for email and instant messaging.
For web browsing, Nokia 600 has a HTML web browser with allied support for WAP 2.0, xHTML, HTML and RSS feeds. The handset is also JAVA MIDP 2.0 enabled. The pre-loaded applications on this super cool smartphone are many and very useful as well. These are Ovi Music Store, Vlingo, TopApps, NFC Tutorial videos, World Traveler, Microsoft Communicator Mobile, Shazam, Adobe PDF reader, WebTV widgets, TuneWiki, PC applications like Nokia Suite.
The Nokia 600 is also a 3G smartphone which make use of two types of networks. It works on 2G GSM network on quad band frequencies of 850/ 900/1800/1900 MHz and WCDMA 850/900/1700/1900/2100 MHz. There is automatic switching between WCDMA and GSM bands.
The Nokia 600 has many in-built games and allows its users to download many more for their free-time entertainment. For instance, the smartphone supports Angry Birds Magic (NFC game).
There is integrated GPS, A-GPS receivers, Nokia Maps with free car and pedestrian navigation in Nokia 600 which facilitates auto navigation. GPS based navigation is also facilitated via Wi-Fi and network positioningand the e-compass and accelerometer helps correct orientation of phone’s display.
The Nokia 600 is a touch smartphone and its performance is totally dependent on its processing speed just as is the case with all other smartphones. It has this smart and speedy 1 GHz ARM processor. It makes it quite evident that the phone has immense potential and would perform neatly, speedily and smartly. The multimedia features of Nokia 600, its camera and video player, battery support etc. are all very sound.The call management on Nokia 600 is enthralling, thanks to an advanced contacts database with support for multiple phone and email details per entry with personal thumbnail pictures and video clips, smart dialing to find phone numbers quickly, speed dialing, voice dialing (speaker independent) and voice command, conference calling.
The Symbian smartphone, Nokia 600 is a total package of cool features and heartthrob performance. It has integrated new operating software but a very familiar processing unit of 1 GHz that assures that all the packed in stuff would run hassle free on this phone. Its inherent goodies are its FM radio, built-in games, music player, video player, 5.0 mega-pixels camera, integrated 2 GB memory card,Bluetooth, Wi Fi and many more. There is GPRS and EDGE connectivity on the phone and it also enjoys 3G support. There is provision for huge memory expansion (to up to 32 GB) via microSD card also permitted on this handset. The smartphone is also very energy efficient and has support for power save mode, ambient light sensor and unplug charger reminder.
Nokia 600 has Symbian Belle operating system which is a new one and its reliability is still to be known. The phone has 3G support but lacks a secondary camera.
Nokia 600 is the newly announced Symbian touch-screen phone which is expected to debut in October of 2011.Expected to be unleashed soon, this handset is going to be priced at Rs. 11,800 in India. It’s packed with a 1 GHz ARM processor, 3.2 inches capacitive touch-screen, Symbian Belle operating system, MP3 music player, stereo FM radio, most advanced connectivity options and a cool 5 MP camera. It seems like one of the best Nokia devices ever launched.