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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

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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Display 2.4 in   diagonal, 4:3
QVGA   240 x 320 pixels
167 ppi   approx.
Battery 1,200 mAh
Talk: 3.5 hours max.
Standby: 400 hours max.
Processor ARM 11
369 MHz
Storage 50 MB internal storage
Expandable via memory card
4 GB card included

5 megapixel
Carl Zeiss Tessar lens
LED flash
geo-tagging using GPS
red-eye reduction, self-timer

Video: VGA (640 x 480)
30 fps / video stabilization

Weight 3.42 oz   97 g
Dimensions 4.33 x 1.93 x 0.59 in   110 x 49 x 15 mm
OS / Platform S60 (Symbian) 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2
Network Bands

WCDMA: 2, 5

GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900

Americas version (Euro-Asian version has WCDMA 900 / 2100 instead of 850 / 1900)

band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)

GSM   2G
band 5 / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
band 8 / 900 MHz   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
band 3 / 1800 MHz   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
band 2 / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)

NOTE: Americas version (Euro-Asian version has WCDMA 900 / 2100 instead of 850 / 1900)

Data Technology HSDPA 3.6
SIM card size Traditional / Mini   2FF

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Barometer -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Ruggedized -
VR-ready -
Water-Resistant -
Hearing Aid Compatible -
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
Extra Display -
Ringer Profiles Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP, DUN, OPP, FTP, PBA, SAP, A2DP, AVRCP, BIP, BPP, HID
version 2.0+EDR
Infrared (IR) -
MirrorLink -
USB Connector: Micro-USB
supports mass storage / 2.0 High Speed
Wi-Fi Version: 802.11 b,g
supports WPA, WPA2
Changeable Body Plates "smart" rear plates automatically change screen wallpaper to match rear cover color
Data & Network
Dual-SIM -
Satellite -
Side Keys volume, camera on right
Stylus -
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD
4 GB card included / supports up to 8 GB
FM Radio Stereo: Yes
supports Visual Radio
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Nokia AV connector
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Miracast -
TV Output Yes
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Push-To-Talk Some versions only
Type: PoC
Speaker Phone Yes


FCC IDs QFXRM-348 »   approved Aug 27, 2008
QFXRM-350 »   approved Oct 14, 2008

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