Recently announced Nokia 5530 XpressMusic, the cheaper non 3G sucessor of the Nokia 5800 has cleared the FCC hurdle. That in itself isn’t of much interest outside the US, but what it does is also make available internal and external photos of the device along with its user manual.
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.