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Nokia 6290

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This 3G smartphone for overseas markets also has quad-band GSM and EDGE for use with US networks. Key features include the S60 interface and software platform, clamshell design, 2 megapixel camera, memory card slot, stereo Bluetooth, and FM radio.

This phone is not currently available from any major U.S. carrier. It is compatible with some U.S. networks, and may be available from third-party dealers or smaller, regional carriers.


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GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
WCDMA (3G / 4G)
band 1 (I) / 2100 MHz   IMT (Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Brazil, India, Israel)

GSM (2G)
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
Weight 4.06 oz   (115 g)
Dimensions 3.7" x 1.97" x 0.82"   (94 x 50 x 20.8 mm)
Battery Talk: 3.5 hours max.   (210 minutes)
Standby: 288 hours max.   (12 days)
reduced talk time in WCDMA mode
950 mAh LiIon, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels (QVGA)
2.2"   diagonal
Colors: 16.7 million (24-bit)
OS / Platform S60 (Symbian)
3rd Edition, Feature Pack 1
Processor 369 MHz ARM 11
Memory 45 MB internal storage
SIM card size Traditional / Mini (2FF)
FCC ID LJPRM-176 » (approved Jan 16, 2007)

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Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
GPS / Location -
Ruggedized -
Water-Resistant -
Adjustable Text Size for lists and text entry
Hearing Aid Compatible -
Multiple Languages Yes
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
External Display 262,000-color TFT LCD / 128 x 160 pixels / 1.36 inches
Ringer Profiles Yes
Vibrate Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP 1.5, DUN, FTP, OPP, SAP, BIP, HID, BPP, A2DP, AVRC
version 2.0+EDR
Infrared (IR) Yes
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
PC Sync Yes
USB Connector: Mini-USB
supports mass storage mode
Wi-Fi -
Picture ID Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, WB-AMR
Data & Network
Data Tethering Yes
External Antenna Jack -
Flight Mode Yes
High-Speed Data Technology: EDGE
class 32 / plus WCDMA in Europe / Asia
WAP / Web Browser HTML, XHTML, WAP 2.0, TCP/IP
Key Lock Switch -
Predictive Text Entry Technology: T9
Side Keys volume keys
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen -
Hard Drive -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
up to 2 GB / supports hot-swap
Email Client Protocols Supported: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
supports push and attachments (PDF, PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
EMS / Picture Messaging -
Instant Messaging -
MMS version 1.2 / up to 300 KB per message
Text Messaging (SMS) with text to speech
Text Messaging Templates Yes
FM Radio Stereo: Yes
supports visual radio
FM Transmitter -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) -
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, MP4, eAAC+, M4A
Stereo Speakers Yes
Photo & Video
Camera Resolution: 2+ megapixel
LED flash, self-timer
Front-Facing Camera -
Live TV -
Miracast -
PictBridge -
TV Output -
Video Capture Resolution: QCIF (176 x 144)
15 fps
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
Games Yes
Java (J2ME) Version: MIDP 2.0, CLDC 1.1
supported JSRs: 75, 82, 135, 172, 177, 179, 180, 184, 185, 205, 226, 234
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) Yes
Push-To-Talk Some versions only
Type: PoC
Speaker Phone Yes


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