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Nokia N79

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This high-end smartphone is slightly smaller and lighter than the N78, yet has all of its features, plus an orientation sensor, intelligent color back-plates, and steps up to a 5 megapixel camera. Carryovers include FM music transmitter, touch scroll wheel, S60 platform, WiFi, HSDPA data, GPS, stereo Bluetooth, memory card slot, and Flash Lite 3.0.

versions for different regions support different bands/networks

Planned Availability: 4th quarter 2008

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.

Specs

 
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Modes
WCDMA 850 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
WCDMA / HSDPA 3.6  (3G / 4G)
850  Cellular / band 5 (V)  Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel
1900  PCS / band 2 (II)  Americas

GSM  (2G)
850  Cellular  Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel
900  Europe, Asia, Africa
1800  DCS  Europe, Asia, Africa
1900  PCS  Americas
 
Americas version (Euro-Asian version has WCDMA 900 / 2100 instead of 850 / 1900)
Weight 3.42 oz   (97 g)
Dimensions 4.33" x 1.93" x 0.59"   (110 x 49 x 15 mm)
Battery Talk: 3.5 hours max.   (210 minutes)
Standby: 400 hours max.   (16.7 days)
1200 mAh LiIon, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels (QVGA)
2.4"   diagonal
Colors: 16.7 million (24-bit)
OS / Platform S60 (Symbian)
3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2
Processor 369 MHz ARM 11
Memory 50 MB internal storage
plus 4 GB card included
SIM card size Traditional / Mini (2FF)
FCC ID QFXRM-348 » (Approved Aug 27, 2008)
QFXRM-350 » (Approved Oct 14, 2008)

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Features

 
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Adjustable Text Size -
Alarm Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP, DUN, OPP, FTP, PBA, SAP, A2DP, AVRCP, BIP, BPP, HID
version 2.0+EDR
BREW -
Calculator Yes
Calendar Yes
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 5+ megapixel
auto-focus / Carl Zeiss Tessar lens / LED flash / geo-tagging using GPS / red-eye reduction, self-timer
Changeable Faceplates "smart" rear plates automatically change screen wallpaper to match rear cover color
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Data Tethering Yes
DLNA Yes
ECML / Digital Wallet -
Email Client Protocols Supported: POP3, IMAP4, SMTP
EMS / Picture Messaging -
External Antenna Jack -
External Display -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Flight Mode Yes
FM Radio Stereo: Yes
supports Visual Radio
FM Transmitter Yes
Front-Facing Camera -
GAIT -
Games supports N-Gage platform
GPS / Location Type: Standalone GPS
plus A-GPS / photo geo-tagging / supports LBS
Hard Drive -
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Nokia AV connector
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Hearing Aid Compatible -
High-Speed Data Technology: HSDPA 3.6
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging Yes
Java (J2ME) Version: CLDC 1.1, MIDP 2.1
supports JSRs: 75, 82, 135, 172, 177, 179, 180, 184, 185, 205, 226, 234, 248
Key Lock Switch -
Live TV -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
4 GB card included / supports up to 8 GB
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
MMS SMIL
Mobile Hotspot -
Multiple Languages Yes
Multiple Numbers per Name Yes
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, MP4, M4A, Real, AMR, WAV
supports OMA DRM 1.0-2.1, Windows Media DRM 10 / equalizer
NFC -
PC Sync Yes
PictBridge Yes
Picture ID Yes
Polyphonic Ringtones Chords: 64
Predictive Text Entry Technology: T9
Push-To-Talk Some versions only
Type: PoC
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA
Ringer ID Yes
Ringer Profiles Yes
Ruggedized -
SDIO -
Side Keys volume, camera on right
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Streaming Video Protocol: Flash Lite
SyncML Yes
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates Yes
To-Do List Yes
Touch Screen -
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
TV Output Yes
UMA -
USB Speed: 2.0 Hi-Speed
micro-USB connector / supports mass storage
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Resolution: VGA (640 x 480)
30 fps / video stabilization
Video Sharing Some versions only
Voice Dialing Yes
Voice Memo Yes
WAP / Web Browser Browser Software: Nokia S60 Web Browser
supports full HTML sites
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b/g
supports WPA, WPA2
Wireless Charging -

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