The Media Guru

Jun 15, 2009

5530_xpress Nokia announced 2 new smartphones today - the E72 & the 5530 XpressMusic.

Nokia E72
e72 The E72 is the successor to the mythical E71, which is widely regarded as the best QWERTY smartphone available.

e72_3 The E72 has the same layout as the E71, except with a boost in specs - 5MP camera, optical scrolling, 10.2Mbps HSDPA, 3.5mm jack, active noise cancellation and digital compass.


  • Dimensions: 114 x 58 x 10mm
  • Weight: 128 g
  • Display: 2.4 inch QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
  • Camera: 5 megapixels with autofocus and flash
  • Video: VGA quality recording plus front-camera for video calling
  • Email: support for Mail for Exchange, IBM Lotus Notes Traveler, Nokia Messaging, POP/IMAP and selected 3rd party solutions
  • Quickoffice 5.3 with support for Microsoft Office 2007
  • Built-in mobile VPN
  • Built-in GPS with Assisted GPS (A-GPS) support, compass and Nokia Maps
  • Active noise-cancellation
  • Music features include music player, media player, FM radio with RDS
  • 3.5mm AV connector for stereo headphone jack
  • Memory: Up to 250Mb internal memory with 4 GB in-box MicroSD card, supports up to 16GB MicroSD memory
  • Connectivity: High speed MicroUSB connector
  • Data connectivity: 3G, HSDPA, HSUPA, WLAN, EGPRS; Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP stereo audio
  • Talk time: Up to 12.5 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 24 days

Nokia 5530 XpressMusic

5530_xpress2 The 5530 is like a cheaper version of the 5800, except for a few key differences.
5530_xpress3 It has tactile feedback. No front buttons – everything’s touch sensitive.

& most importantly it doesn't have... 3G! Yep, only EDGE, so you can safely forget this phone which is suitable for Third World countries....

  • Dimensions: 104 x 49 x 13 mm
  • Weight: 107 g
  • Display: 2.9 inch widescreen (640 x 360 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
  • Camera: 3.2 megapixels with autofocus and LED flash
  • Video capture: widescreen 640x 360 px up to 30 frames-per-second
  • Memory: Up to 70Mb phone memory with 4GB in-box MicroSD card, supports up to 16GB MicroSD memory
  • Connectivity: High speed MicroUSB connector, 3.5mm stereo headphone jack, Bluetooth 2.0
  • Data connectivity: GPRS/EDGE, WLAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g)
  • Talk time: Up to 4.9 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 14 days
  • Music playback: Up to 27 hours
  • Video playback: Up to 7.3 hours

omnia2 Samsung also announced 5 new mobile phones today – the Omnia II, the Omnia Pro, the Omnia Lite, the Jet & the Pixon 12 (which has a 12MP camera)… ;)

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Rite$h said...

Nice phones but if I got to buy 1 will go for the 5800nokia phone

carrotmadman6 said...

Yes, the Nokia 5800 is probably the best value-for-money phone available. :)

Anonymous said...

when will the 5530 XM be available in mauritius?? =/

carrotmadman6 said...

I have no idea, but recently Nokia models have been coming to our shores quite quickly after releases. :)

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