nokia c3-01 review: another budget release from nokia
Until recently, it was the world\'s largest smartphone maker, but Android dominates both.
Even so, Nokia still has a lot of good options in the cheap phone market. The Nokia C3-
01 is another economical phone for Nokia.
It runs for touch-optimized S40 UI
Screen phone with 5mp camera.
In this review you will learn about Nokia C3-01. Nokia C3-
01 specification design (4 out of 5)
Some people don\'t like touch. screen phone;
They prefer phones with physical keyboards and tactile feedback.
Nokia is trying to please both types by touching and C3-like phones01. The Nokia C3-
The size of 01 is 111x47.
5x11mm, weighing about 100 grams.
It is very slim and stylish.
It has a standard candy bar design with good construction quality.
It feels durable. It has a 2.
4 inch TFT resistor touch-
Screen display with a resolution of 240x320 pixels.
The display is fairly small compared to the new smartphone, but it is large enough compared to the same range of phones.
It has a good brightness, but the contrast is the best.
The display is very sensitive and has vibration feedback.
It has a keyboard right below the display.
The key is big and easy to use.
There are lock buttons, volume rocker and camera keys on the right side of the phone.
There are micro usb ports and audio jacks along with charger slots on the top.
Only camera lens and LED flash on the back.
Operating system and user interface (3 out of 5)The Nokia C3-
01 comes with a UI that supports the touch of version S40 6.
This is the best version of the S40 to date and has been optimized for touchscreen phones.
You can operate it completely either by touch or by using the keyboard.
While the UI is not perfect, it is one of the best options you can find in this price range.
It is very intuitive and easy to use. Features (4 out of 5)The Nokia C3-
01 comes with a nice picture gallery app that allows you to easily browse your images in different modes like mesh, full screen view and slide show.
You can browse the gallery using finger gestures.
It also has a music player app that has all the standard interface options.
The audio quality is very good, especially when paired with headphones.
It can also play videos in 3GP and MP4 formats, but it is not recommended to watch videos on small monitors.
It also features an FM radio with RDS.
It has a 5mp camera that can take images at a maximum resolution of 2592x1944 pixels.
The camera interface is great, but the camera does not have autofocus.
However, it has an LED flash.
It can record VGA video for 15 FPS, but the video quality is poor.
The phone also has 30mb of internal storage and supports up to 32gb microSD cards. The Nokia C3-
All basic connection options come with 01.
It has GPRS, EDGE, 3g HSDPA and Wi-Fi 802.
11 B/g/n, Bluetooth 2. 1 with A2DP.
It also has a GPS transceiver with-
GPS and a good web browser. Performance (3 out of 5)
The call quality is good, it is a reliable call.
It comes with 1050 mAh Li-
Ion batteries that last more than one day, even if they are used in large quantities. The Verdict (4 out of 5)The Nokia C3-
01 is a good budget phone that offers almost everything you expect at this price range.
If you are an old fashioned keyboard fan it will help you transition to touchscreen phones.
I would recommend it at least within this price range.
You can also view the Nokia X3-
02 Touch and Type, provide similar specifications.
It\'s a better idea if you want to go to Android, then check out the list of Android smartphones for this best budget.