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2MP cam?

msd18

Aug 31, 2007, 4:57 PM
This looks pretty nice but I don't get why they would downgrade the camera, I have the N80 and the 3.2mp camera is awesome, why downgrade it to 2mp?
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Rich Brome

Aug 31, 2007, 6:53 PM
Nokia's answer is that emphasis is on music and gaming rather than the camera aspect. For more camera-oriented phones, they offer the N93i and N95.
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Omagus

Sep 4, 2007, 10:22 AM
I guess. But if that's the case, I personally wouldn't tout this as the "successor" to the N80. It may very well be a much better overall phone but people are going to harp on the fact that at least one aspect--the camera--has been downgraded. Why even put yourself in that position? Just release the N81 on its own without any tie-ins to previous model.
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Rich Brome

Sep 4, 2007, 12:02 PM
I just confirmed that the N81 camera is auto-focus, which makes a huge difference. When you consider that, it's not necessarily a downgrade at all.
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deji

Oct 20, 2007, 9:39 PM
This phone is NOT auto-focus. Nokia lied to you.
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Rich Brome

Oct 24, 2007, 10:32 AM
deji said:
This phone is NOT auto-focus. Nokia lied to you.

So they did. Upon double-checking, Nokia now tells us it is NOT auto-focus. Sad

Sorry for the confusion! Embarassed Two Nokia spokespeople initially told us they looked into it and it was auto-focus. That should be "straight from the horse's mouth", so we were going with the best info we had at the time.
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