Tuesday, 28 February 2012

Nokia 808 PureView

Nokia 808 PureView is a new claimant for the best cameraphone category, with the whopping 41MP sensor. It has a 4" OLED display, 1.3GHz processor with 512MB of RAM and runs Symbian Belle, meaning 340x640 screen resolution still.


Nokia 808 PureView specifications

also known as Nokia RM-807Nokia 803

Pros

  • Global phone that can work on any GSM/UMTS network in the world
  • Very fast processor (1300 MHz)
  • HDMI connector for TV-out (Micro HDMI (Type D))
  • Features a Xenon flash - better than a standard LED

Cons

  • The huge dimensions allow it to be used as a brick replacement

Design

  • Device type:
    • Smart phone
  • OS:
    • Symbian (Belle)
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.88 x 2.37 x 0.55 (123.9 x 60.2 x 13.9 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 5.96 oz (169 g)
      the average is 4.3 oz (124 g)

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 4.00 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 360 x 640 pixels
  • Pixel density:
    • 184 ppi
  • Technology:
    • AMOLED
  • Colors:
    • 16 777 216
  • Touchscreen:
      • Capacitive, Multi-touch
  • Features:
    • Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Battery

  • Talk time:
    • 11.00 hours
      the average is 7 h (446 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 19.4 days (465 hours)
      the average is 17 days (397 h)
  • Talk time (3G):
    • 6.50 hours
  • Stand-by time (3G):
    • 22.5 days (540 hours)
  • Capacity:
    • 1400 mAh

Hardware

  • Processor:
    • Single core, 1300 MHz, ARM 11
  • Graphics processor:
      • Yes
  • System memory:
    • 512 MB RAM / 1024 MB ROM
  • Built-in storage:
    • 16000 MB
  • Storage expansion:
    • Slot Type:
      • microSD, microSDHC
    • Maximum card size:
      • 32 GB

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 41 megapixels
    • Flash:
      • LED, Xenon
    • Optical zoom:
      • Yes
    • Features:
      • Auto focus, Touch to focus, Video stabilizer, Face detection, Exposure control, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Scenes, Self-timer
  • Camcorder:
      • 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps)
    • Features:
      • Video light, Continuous autofocus in a video, Video calling
  • Front-facing camera:
    • 0.3 megapixels VGA

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Filter by:
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
    • Features:
      • Album art cover, Custom equalizer, Background playback
  • Radio:
      • FM, Stereo, RDS, FM Transmiter

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
      • Yes
    • Supports:
      • HTML, HTML5, XHTML, WAP 2.0, Flash Lite, Javascript 1.8, XML

Technology

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • UMTS:
    • 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
  • Data:
    • HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, EDGE, GPRS
  • Satellite system:
    • GPS, A-GPS
  • Navigation:
    • Points of interest (POI), Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation

Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer (Office 2007, Office 2003, PDF, Other, ZIP), Calculator
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
  • E-mail:
      • IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 3.0
  • Wi-Fi:
      • 802.11 b, g, n
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Connector:
      • microUSB
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device, USB Host, USB charging
  • HDMI:
      • Micro HDMI (Type D)
    • TV-Out, NFC, DLNA, UPnP, Computer sync, OTA sync

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
  • Additional microphone:
      • for Video recording
  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer, Compass
    • Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Availability

  • Officially announced:
    • 27 Feb 2012
  • Scheduled release:
    • Q2 2012