One of the series of Nokia ExpressMusic – the Nokia 5530, is a cheaper version of Nokia 5800. It has a 2.9 inches touchscreen with 70MB of internal memory and upgradable to 16GB storage via MicroSD (a 4GB card included).

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It also has bluetooth 2.0 and WiFi, 3.2 Mp autofocus camera and LED flash features. It comes with a 3.5 headset jack, but no 3G/HSDPA supoprt. This probably the biggest whack off for the 5530. It only has GPRS/EDGE connectivity feature.

Key features:

  • 2.9″ 16M-color TFT LCD 16:9 touchscreen display (360 x 640 pixels)
  • Symbian S60 5th edition
  • ARM 11 434 MHz CPU, 128MB RAM memory
  • 3.2 megapixel autofocus camera with LED flash and [email protected] video
  • Quad-band GSM support
  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • microSD card memory expansion, ships with a 4GB card
  • FM radio with RDS
  • Bluetooth with A2DP and USB v2.0
  • Standard 3.5mm audio jack
  • Stereo speakers
  • Stylus, with its own compartment inside the phone
  • Proximity sensor for screen auto turn-off
  • Accelerometer sensor for automatic UI rotation, motion-based gaming and turn-to-mute
  • Office document viewer
  • OVI integration (direct image and video uploads, OVI Contacts)
  • Landscape on-screen virtual QWERTY keyboard
  • Excellent audio quality
  • Price tag on the cheap side
  • Nice battery life

Main disadvantages:

  • No 3G support
  • No built-in GPS receiver
  • Display has poor sunlight legibility
  • Default font size is a bit small due to the smaller screen
  • Somewhat limited 3rd party software availability
  • Average camera image quality
  • Video recording quality is unimpressive
  • Doesn’t charge off its microUSB port
  • No smart dialing
  • No DivX/XviD video support out of the box
  • Shaky back cover compromises build quality
  • No TV-out functionality

Amazon Best Price: USD239.99

[ Source: MobileWhack ; GSMArena ; TechRadar ; Nokia Europe ]