Nokia 5250 is a neat looking smartphone available in colorful vibrant hues as well as subdued neutrals. It has all the basic features like camera, music player and various messaging options for staying in touch with people. Its audio and video performance is quite good. Moreover, all these features are available at an economical price. With loads of functions it offers, the handset is quite cost effective. In fact, it is one of the most inexpensive smartphones in the market. But, the cell does make some cut backs to achieve this price slash like limited memory, absence of Wi-Fi and slow processor. Here are a few facts on this handset.
The voice quality is kind of average. Users at the other end complain about your voice sounding slightly odd. The resistive touch screen can pose problems. The music absolutely rocks as the intonation is clear and playing time is also extensive. The phone offers a good seven hours of talk time and about 18 days on standby, while the music playing capacity is a whopping 24 hours.
This is a Symbian phone with a quad-band GSM. Though its internal memory is only 51 MB, it can be expanded with a 16 GB micro SD card. The screen measures 2.8 inches and the display is quite sharp with rich colors. It has an aspect ratio of 16:9, 16 M colors and a resolution of 640×360 pixels. This means that reading out text from this screen will be a cinch. Click away shots on the 2 megapixel camera or listen to the FM radio while you are taking a break. Drop a line to your contacts using e-mail, sms, instant messages or social media.
Pocket sized dimensions make it easy to carry around the phone. Though made from plastic, the phone is quite sleek to look at. The buttons have been placed smartly for easy operation. The front panel holds the three most used switches like call, end and menu. Along the length on the right side are the volume, camera and lock keys. Plug in points for external attachments are on top of the phone, which hold the microUSB slot, charging port and the 3.5mm headphone jack. The back of the cell has a 2MP camera. Both, the portrait as well as the landscape modes, are easy to use.
The selling point of the phone is its affordability. College grads will like the piece as it fits in all basic functions at a reasonable price. People who want to load a number of files should be ready to splurge on a memory card. However, a well capacitated memory card can be easily slotted into the phone. Also, the cell is easy on the eyes. Its top rate picture quality will be loved by people who stay glued to videos and games. Music buffs should also go for this phone. With its unique collection of features, the cell phone will surely find it share of bargain hunters.