Nokia C5 - classic style candy bar at €135, first Cseries

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Today, at CeBIT, Nokia announced the Nokia C5. It is a S60 3rd Edition Feature Pack 2 handset, in a candy bar form factor with a 2.2" screen and a 3.2 megapixel camera. It is the first in Nokia's new Cseries range, which represents the 'core portfolio' range of products, and will ship in the second quarter of 2010 at a price of €135 (about £122) before taxes and subsidies.

Nokia C5

Key hardware features

  • 12 x 46 x 112mm in dimensions (56cc volume), 89.3g in weight; candy bar form factor with a mix of steel and plastic used in casing materials.
  • 2.2 inch screen; 240 x 320 pixels resolution (same as Nokia 5630 and 6700 slide)
  • 3.2 megapixel camera with LED flash (EDoF system, as in E52 and E55); video recording at VGA resolution and 15 frames per second.
  • Integrated A-GPS
  • 3.5 mm AV connector, IHF speakers, stereo FM radio (with RDS)
  • BL-5CT (860mAh) Li-Ion battery - charging via USB is supported
  • Quad band GSM and dual band WCDMA (900/2100 Mhz) with HSDPA (10.2 Mbps) and  HSUPA (2 Mbps).
  • 50MB of internal memory, 2GB microSD card included in the retail box (selected markets)
  • Initially available in two colours: white and warm gray
  • Included in the box: Nokia C5-00, Nokia 2GB microSD Card (MU-37), Nokia Connectivity Cable (C101D), Nokia Stereo Headset (WH-102), Nokia High Efficiency Charger (AC-8), Nokia Battery (BL-5CT), and User guide

Nokia C5

White and warm gray colour variants

Key software features

  • Runs S60 3rd Edition Feature Pack 2 (S60 3.2.2).
  • Customisable homescreen featuring 'Contact bar' and 'App Shortcut bar'.
  • Ships with Ovi Maps 3.4 (including free life time navigation), Nokia Messaging (both email and instant messaging).
  • Facebook status features in the phone's address book (see your friends current status messages).
  • Bounce Tales and Brain Training games bundled, further games and applications via Ovi Store.

More information is available at Nokia Conversations and the Nokia Bulletin Board.

Nokia C5