Nokia X3 Touch and Type Cell Phone Review

Announced in August 2010, the Nokia X3 Touch and Type is an entry-level handset that packs a lot of features into a small package, including a touch screen, a 5-megapixel camera, and a broad range of wireless options. It’s also relatively inexpensive (around $170) as far as unlocked phones go. ...

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Nokia N8

Though Symbian enjoys great popularity in other parts of the world, it’s not well known in the States and is falling behind the competition in usability and functionality. The Symbian 3 operating system is a stepping stone in addressing those issues, and the Nokia N8 is the first smartphone to ...

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Nokia N900 Cell Phone Review

Overview What’s Good: Large 3.5-inch touchscreen, OS has a great deal of potential, good battery life for a smartphone.   What’s Bad: Earpiece volume is low and user interface needs work before it reaches mainstream appeal. Introduction Though not prevalent in the retail space just yet, Nokia’s Maemo operating system ...

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Nokia Shade 2705 Cell Phone Review

Overview What’s Good: Small size, good reception.   What’s Bad: Battery cover is flimsy, and the Shade doesn’t offer 3G connectivity. Introduction Despite the seemingly endless talk about smartphones, there’s still a market for regular, reliable, entry-level cell phones. Quite frankly, I doubt that grandpa, the texting teenager, or those ...

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Nokia E55 Cell Phone Review

Nokia has branched out quite a bit in recent years with its smartphone line of Symbian handsets. The E series in particular has usually been quite business-centric, like the Nokia E71 for example, but the E 50 series tend to be a bit more attractive to consumers. Take the Nokia ...

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Nokia 2660 Cell Phone Review

The Nokia 2660 continues the company’s tradition of simple, quality phones for making calls. Like the Nokia 2320, it shuns a camera and most of today’s “in” features in favor of making calls and sending messages. But just so it isn’t entirely dull, the 2660 also offers Bluetooth and a ...

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Nokia Nuron 5230 Cell Phone Review

Introduction Every now and then, I’ll receive a call from a family member, asking about the newest smartphone on the market.  Typically, the calls are what I call “curiosity calls” – it’s something they’ve seen on television, but they’re not interested in owning one.  Smartphones have long been regarded as ...

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Nokia N97 Cell Phone Review

Introduction The N97 is Nokia’s current flagship device, which is a shame. Tank may be more appropriate a label for this one’s role. Long-time, hard-core Symbian fans might manage a smooth transition, but I think that everyone else – save a select few – will be completely alienated and turned ...

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