Here it is the Nokia 1616 review with Specifications and price. The Nokia 1616 was announced in the month of November 2009, but was introduced in March 2010.
It’s a small candy bar shaped phone which weighs just about 78.5g, so for those who would like to carry a light weight phone this would be the right choice for you.
You would probably like it because of it sleek appearance and the mat finish panel with dust proof keypad. The keypad is made out of rubber and is very comfortable on your fingers. So it really gives a nice feel for those who would like to chat on your mobile phone for a long time via sms.
The Nokia 1616 is a 2G phone which operates on GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz frequencies. If you’re looking at sending SMS message or making a phone call a lot then Nokia 1616 does the job.
But don’t expect a lot from this model of Nokia as it is just a basic mobile phone. It has a TFT screen with 65kcolor and a Clear, colorful display of 1.8″. The Dimension of the Nokia 1616 is 107.1×45.0x15.0 mm. It has vibration, Polyphonic ringtones, calculator with an FM Radio for which you have a 3.5mm audio jack. The Nokia 1616 is also been added with few Java games, it’s not all that great but if you can spend time when you are bored. It does help a bit if you’re travelling or waiting for someone and have nothing to do.
Nokia 1616 Specifications (Full specs):
- Dimensions: 107.1 x 45 x 15 mm
- Weight (with BL-5CB battery): 78.55 g
- Volume: 60.33 cc
- Keys and Input Methods
- Large, dust-resistant keypad
- Shortcut key (flashlight)
- Display and User Interface
- Size: 1.8″
- Resolution: 128 x 160
- TFT (thin film transistor) colour
- Over 65,000 colours
- Available colours:
- Dark Gray
- Dark Blue
- Dark Red
- Available colours:
- Ringtones: mp3-grade and 32-polyphonic ringtones (built-in)
- Changeable cover
- Power Management
- BL-5CB 800 mAh Li-Ion battery
- Talk-time (maximum):
- GSM 8.52 hours
- Standby time (maximum):
- GSM 540 hours
Operation times may vary depending on radio access technology used, operator network configuration and usage.
- Operating Frequency
- GSM 850/1900
- EGSM 900/1800
- 2.0 mm Charger Connector
- Software platform & user interface
- Personal Information Management (PIM)
- Speaking/alarm clock
- Multiple phonebooks
- Nokia Life Tools (specific markets only)
- Support for SMS, SMS speed dialling, and distribution lists
- Large SMS storage (up to 250)
- Picture messaging
- Call management
- Contacts: store up to 500 entries
- Speed dialling
- Logs of dialled, received, and missed calls
- Integrated handsfree speaker
- Call tracker
- Energy efficiency
- Power Save mode, unplug charger reminder
- Free of PVC, free of nickel on the product surface and free of brominated & chlorinated compounds, antimony trioxide as defined in Nokia Substance List
- Device is up to 80 % recyclable
- Up to 58 % recycled material, 100 % recyclable, reduced compact package size
- User manual
- Black&white printing
- Standard Sales Package
- Nokia 1616
- Nokia Battery BL-5CB
- Nokia Compact Charger AC-3
- User Guide
- Nokia Stereo Headset WH-102
- Recommended accessories
- Nokia Battery BL-5C
- Nokia Mobile Charger DC-4
The Nokia 1616 has a storage capacity of 500 entries, enough room to save your important contacts. And can also save up to 250 SMS messages. The phone memory also allows you to save up to 60 numbers on your call log.
Like all Nokia phones the Nokia 1616 also has a good battery backup with a standby which lasts about 528h and a Talk time of 8h 30m.
So one of the Nokia 1616 feature is that, it is been built with a powerful flash Light right on the top of the phone useful enough to open door locks, if your home late night or if you have dropped your keys in the middle of the movie in a theatre. The Nokia 1616 comes in handy, easy to carry and easy to use by any age group of people as the options are simple and as it is been loaded with shortcut keys and speed dials.
The Nokia 1616 is available in Black, Dark Gray, Dark Blue and Dark Red. This is a phone which is easily affordable by anyone since the price of this phone is just about US $35.99 and in India it is priced for about Rs. 1173. So if you don’t have a Mobile and if you’re looking to stay connected with your family or friends Nokia 1616 is your best option.