Nokia N95 mobile phone

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Nokia N95 Mobile Phone

 

Pros

5 MegaPixel digital camera  highest in any mobile phone available in the UK

Carl Zeiss lens with true autofocus

Shoots high quality video for a mobile phone (640 x 480 resolution at 30 frames per second)

Built-in GPS receiver and SatNav software

Maps of over 100 countries downloadable available free less cost of data download

City guides downloadable (not free)

High quality 2.6-inch, 16 million colour screen

Built-in stereo FM radio

Built-in MP3 and video player

High quality built-in stereo speakers

Two-way slider mechanism  1 way reveals numeric keypad, the other way reveals dedicated music keys

WiFi, 3G, HSDPA, Infra Red connectivity

MicroSD card slot accepts cards up to 2GB

Tiny mains charger

 

 

Cons

No QWERTY keyboard

No optical zoom facility on lens

Relatively slow to focus, and noticeable shutter lag

You have to pay for turn by turn voice instructions on the SatNav

Camera not as good as a dedicated 5 MegaPixel Camera

SatNav is a convenient tool but not designed to compete with a dedicated device such as a TomTom

Not supplied with a case

 

Prices

SIM Free: c £500

With contract: free with top end contracts

 

Star Rating: 8 Stars - One of the most advanced and feature-packed mobile phones ever made. Good choice for those wanting the convenience of camera, SatNav and mobile phone in one small device.