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      04-16-2007, 07:17 PM   #1
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Buying Smart phone , HELP!!!

hey guys , I am planing to buy a PDA with lots of features such as WiFi and GPS . I am thinking of Nokia N95 , the only problem is the price is so high ( 850 US$ ) . what u guys think of this smart phone ? what do you suggest ?




General Network HSDPA / GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

Size Dimensions 99 x 53 x 21 mm, 90 cc

Weight 120 g

Display Type TFT, 16M colors

Size 240 x 320 pixels, 2.6 inches

Ringtones Type Polyphonic (64 channels), Monophonic, True Tones, MP3

Call records Yes

Card slot microSD (up to 2GB), hot swap, 128 MB card included, buy memory
- 160 MB internal memory

Data GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps

HSCSD Yes
EDGE Class 32, 296 kbps; DTM Class 11, 236.8 kbps
3G HSDPA
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, UPnP technology
Bluetooth Yes, v2.0, A2DP
Infrared port Yes
USB Yes, v2.0, Pop-Port
Features OS Symbian OS 9.2, S60 rel. 3.1
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Instant Messaging
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
Games Downloadable, order now
Colors Silver
Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus, video(VGA 30fps), flash; secondary CIF videocall camera
- Built-in GPS navigation
- Installed Maps application covering over 100 countries
- Dual slide design
- Java MIDP 2.0
- MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+/WMA player
- 3.5 mm audio output jack
- TV out
- Stereo FM Radio
- Organiser
- Office document viewer
- T9
- Push to talk
- Voice dial/memo
- Built-in handsfree
Battery Standard battery, Li-Ion 950 mAh (BL-5F)
Stand-by Up to 220 h
Talk time Up to 6 h 30 min
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      04-16-2007, 07:28 PM   #2
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That is an awesome phone. I am also thinking of buying it.
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      04-16-2007, 07:36 PM   #3
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my contract with cingular is up up in june or july(not sure) and have been looking at that phone and the iphone. does anyone know if cingular plans to carry this phone.

to the op, go to gizmodo.com and do a search for it. they reviewed its and said it was great.
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      04-16-2007, 07:41 PM   #4
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the blackjack by samsung is a great phone!!!
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my contract with cingular is up up in june or july(not sure) and have been looking at that phone and the iphone. does anyone know if cingular plans to carry this phone.

to the op, go to gizmodo.com and do a search for it. they reviewed its and said it was great.
If by this phone you mean iPhone then yes, cingular will be the only one that will carry the iPhone.


To the OP, i would definetly take a look at the iPhone, it has plenty of features including Wifi and if i remember correctly GPS as well. Theirs also a lot of extra features such as full screen ipod, interactive voicemail, call conferencing and others. All with the price tag of 499 (4g) or 599 (8g). I myself am waiting for the iphone to release.
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I have it. I think that it has everything u'll ever want/need.
It's just such high tech phone that Im still keeping it in the box...for now.
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      04-16-2007, 08:53 PM   #8
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wait for the i-phone.
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If by this phone you mean iPhone then yes, cingular will be the only one that will carry the iPhone.


To the OP, i would definetly take a look at the iPhone, it has plenty of features including Wifi and if i remember correctly GPS as well. Theirs also a lot of extra features such as full screen ipod, interactive voicemail, call conferencing and others. All with the price tag of 499 (4g) or 599 (8g). I myself am waiting for the iphone to release.
i know about the iphone being with cingular only and the dates and stuff, i was wondering if anyone had infor on the carrier for the n95?
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i nearly bought that the other day as i'm using the N80 now but the dealer said that they had a recall on that phone due to its display burning out or some shit like that so i delayed. but a nice phone overall, still deciding if i should still get it or wait for the N92 which there is no set date for its launch
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i have the tmobile mda and its watever, kinda big tmobile service is blehhhhh
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I have an Eten M700 w/ WiFi and GPS. The phone is amazing... though it lacks two things this Nokia has: a good camera and TV-out. I prefer slide-out qwerty keyboards, but to each their own.
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i use the t-mo pearl and the dash... they are great phones!!!
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To OP, go to www.simoncells.com and check it out.
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^^ That's where I bought my phone. Box came factory sealed, no issues...
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I have an Eten M700 w/ WiFi and GPS. The phone is amazing... though it lacks two things this Nokia has: a good camera and TV-out. I prefer slide-out qwerty keyboards, but to each their own.
Kalin, do you have M700 working with BMW bluetooth? I mean, can you make and receive calls? Phone book transfers??? I want to buy M700 or X500 and I was wondering if that is no problem.
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It'll get a bluetooth link, but I have not been able to make a call (only tried once). It's not a big deal to me since I don't use voice services that often.
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If I were buying the iPhone(which I plan to do), I would wait until the first wave of phones are released. If you will read up, they are having some bugs which they are working out. It may be safe but just like buying a new car, most companies wait until the second year of production to release the high performance model. Not saying you have to wait a year, but obviously new items will get better with at least a little time.
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i know about the iphone being with cingular only and the dates and stuff, i was wondering if anyone had infor on the carrier for the n95?
Cingular. They may not sell it, but it'll work fine. (HSDPA 1900/850)

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To the OP, i would definetly take a look at the iPhone, it has plenty of features including Wifi and if i remember correctly GPS as well. Theirs also a lot of extra features such as full screen ipod, interactive voicemail, call conferencing and others. All with the price tag of 499 (4g) or 599 (8g). I myself am waiting for the iphone to release.
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wait for the i-phone.
yeah... except the iPhone tops out with EDGE. The iPhone is practically a WiFi toy between the lack of UMTS and the (suspected) abysmal battery life.
Here's to the 2nd-Generation...
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