Nokia 500 : Features,Specifications & Price

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Nokia has launched Nokia 500, a new generation low-end touchscreen mobile with 1GHz processor, changeable back covers and powered by Symbian Anna OS.

Nokia 500 is a low-cost & full-function smartphone that sports a 3.2-inch capacitive touch screen with nHD resolution (640 x 360 pixels), a 5MP Autofocus EDoF/Fixed focus camera unit ,2 GB internal memory, 32 GB expandable memory, 3.5 mm audio jack, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, 5-7 hours of talk time, 450+ hours of standby time and much more.

The Nokia 500 comes with the latest Symbian Anna OS, offering a refreshed UI, a better browser and split-screen messaging. Also it is Preloaded with Nokia Maps for free drive and walk navigation, plus you can download every other app you might need from the Nokia Store.

Nokia 500 is powered with 1GHz processor – allowing for plenty of oomph when you’re multitasking lots of apps or doing something extra-demanding. Also the device offers pentaband radio coverage so world travellers need never be out of touch, 3G data up to HSUPA speeds [that’s a whopping maximum speed of 5.8Mbps nowadays, by the way]. There’s also Bluetooth 2.1 and Wi-Fi b/g, as you’d expect. The phone measures 111.3 x 53.8 x 14.1mm and weighs in at 93g – lighter than any other Symbian^3 phone to date.

The major attraction of the phone is battery which will see you through 5-7 hours talk time, 450+ hours in standby mode or up to 35 hours of music playback.

Nokia 500 Features & Specifications:

3G Network HSDPA 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
2G Network GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
Size 111.3 x 53.8 x 14.1 mm
Weight 93 grams
Form factor Candybar
Type TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
Size 3.2 inch
Colours & Pixels 16.7 million colors & 16:9 nHD (640 x 360 pixels)
Input/ User Interface
Input Ambient light detector
Ambient Light Sensor
Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
System Properties
Operating System Symbian Anna OS
CPU 1GHz Processor
Storage Capacity
Internal Memory 2GB Internal Memory Storage
External Memory microSD card slot support for 32GB
Browser & Messaging HTML, XHTML, Flash Lite, RSS, CSS, WML
SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Still – 5 Megapixels
– 2592х1944 pixels
– Geo-Tagging
Video Recording – 720p HD Video Recording Capability
– 1280×720 pixels
Bluetooth & USB v3.0 with A2DP Stereo & v2.0 microUSB
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
HDMI connectivity Yes
Headset 3.5mm stereo headset jack
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
FM Transmitter
3G HSUPA 14.4 Mbps
HSDPA 5.76 Mbps
Music & Video
Music Format MP3, WMA, AMR, MIDI, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+
Video Format MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, XviD, WMV, RealVideo 10, Flash Video
Type BL-4U 1200mAh Li-Ion Standard battery
Standby Time Up to 500 Hours (2G)
Up to 455 Hours (3G)
Talk Time Up to 7 Hours (2G)
Up to 5 Hours (3G)
Music Play-back time Up to 35 Hours
Video Play-back Time Up to 5 Hours 15 Minutes (@ VGA,15 fps)
Other Features Web TV Widgets
Ovi Maps with free Global Drive and Walk Navigation
Flash Lite 4.0
Active Noise Cancellation
Ambient light sensor


Nokia 500 Price & availability :

The Nokia 500 will be available in black and white varieties, black first and then white before the end of the year, the Nokia 500 will cost just €150 and will be available from the third quarter of this year.


  1. Hai. I have planned to buy nokia n500. Before that i want some details.
    1.My main aim is skype and fring voice calling. Can i make skype and fring voice calling on this phone.
    2. Some peoples are saying that it hangs when ever we use 2 or more applications at a time. Is it correct?
    3. What abt battery?
    If any buddy knows the answers, plz send to my mail. Mail id is [email protected]

  2. Well nokia make gud quality celphnes bt if we talk abt its touchscren phnes thy hang alot…nokia has to work on touch screen phnes n one thng more is dat nokia does’nt hav launchd ny android based phone under 10000rs

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