Along with the E71 upgrade – E72, Nokia also launched its third touch device, the 5530 XpressMusic. The 5530 is a mid level music centric device that packs a 2.9″ (nHD) screen, a 3.2MP camera, a 1000 mAh battery and a 3.5mm jack amongst goodies such as WIFI and a FM radio. The device however lacks 3G connectivity.
The 5530 is pleasing to the eye and fairly light, weighing in at a 107 grams. It is planned for the third quarter and is expected to retail at a very reasonable 199 Euros. (280$ or about INR 13000).
- Dimensions: 104 x 49 x 13 mm
- Weight: 107 g
- Display: 2.9 inch widescreen (640 x 360 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
- Camera: 3.2 megapixels with autofocus and LED flash
- Video capture: widescreen 640x 360 px up to 30 frames-per-second
- Memory: Up to 70Mb phone memory with 4GB in-box MicroSD card, supports up to 16GB MicroSD memory
- Connectivity: High speed MicroUSB connector, 3.5mm stereo headphone jack, Bluetooth 2.0
- Data connectivity: GPRS/EDGE, WLAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g)
- Talk time: Up to 4.9 hours
- Standby time: Up to 14 days
- Music playback: Up to 27 hours
- Video playback: Up to 7.3 hours
- Touch-screen responsiveness gives tactile feedback and the fastest, most intuitive access to all the phone, web and multimedia features crammed inside – including music, video, gaming, social networking and messaging.
- Contacts carousel – one-touch access to 20 favorite contacts, each displaying their most recent emails, calls or social media updates and a thumbnail pic chosen by you.
- Media Bar pops-up to give quick access to instant messaging like Windows Live Messenger, on-board videos or YouTube, access to other sharing sites like Ovi Share, Flickr, Facebook, MySpace, VOX – or just to browse the web.
- Music features include a world-class quality music player for excellent audio quality, FM radio, stereo speakers with surround sound, dedicated full touch music keys, 4GB built-in storage expandable to 16GB for up to 12,000 songs with album art.
- Listen to music – plug in the superb Nokia Stereo Headset WH-205 that comes in the box, and features a great tangle-free lead, or plug your choice of headphones into the standard 3.5mm headphone jack, or listen over Bluetooth stereo audio.
- Synchronize and manage music with Nokia Music Store, upload and download tracks via WLAN, Bluetooth or MicroUSB. Manage playlists on the go, or via PC with Nokia Ovi Suite
- 2.9-inch brilliant widescreen with up 16 million colors brings videos, album art, photos and phone menus vividly to life.
- Accelerometer automatically switches between landscape and portrait format whether you want use the phone, browse the web, watch a video or play games.
- 3.2 megapixel camera with flash and autofocus for snapping good quality photos and videos.