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Nokia C1-01 review

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The Nokia C1-01 is a basic, budget candy bar phone featuring a 1.8 inch, 128 x 160 pixel resolution color display and a straightforward alpha-numeric keypad.

Available in blue, gray and red, the C1-01 offers a basic, 0.3MP VGA camera with digital zoom and video record, MP3 player, FM radio and a full suite of entry level features (calendar, alarms, etc.).

The Nokia C1-01 also offers Bluetooth 2.1, memory expansion up to 32GB via microSD and a 3.5mm headset jack.

With this phone you can SMS, send/receive email, listen to music/radio, take pictures/record video and more. The Nokia C1-01 offers a talk time of up to 10.6 hours and a standby time of up to 504 hours.


Operating system
Custom
Processor
Unknown
Screen Size
1.8"
Camera
VGA (640 x 480)



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We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Nokia C1-01 user manual here.


Nokia backs up the C1-01 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


If your C1-01 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Nokia support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Nokia's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.




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Screen Size
1.8"

The Nokia C1-01's screen size is 1.8 inches with x pixels resolution.

Processor
Unknown

There is a processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

Camera
VGA (640 x 480)

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard VGA (640 x 480) camera.

There's no secondary front camera.

Storage
64 MB

Internal memory is 64 MB. An external, MicroSD (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
1020mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1020 mAh battery. Nokia's performance ratings are 21 days standby time, 635 minutes.

Nokia C1-01 Specs

Overview
Release date December 15, 2010
Regions available USA, Canada
Networks
Mobile / Cellular Data
SIM card size
Yes
Dual SIM No
Operating System No

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Processor
Internal Storage 64 MB
RAM No
ROM No
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
TTY/TDD No
Noise Cancellation No
SAR Head: 0.65 W/kg
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Headset, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 1020 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Up to: 635 minutes
Standby Time Up to: 21 days
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Material Unknown
Colors Red & White, Black, Dark Gray, Silver
Dimensions [H x W x D] 10.8 x 4.5 x 1.4 cm (4.3 x 1.8 x 0.6 in)
Weight 79 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 65k
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size 1.8 inches
Secondary Display No
Graphics Yes
Themes Yes
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification No
Screen Orientation Lock No
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features -
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Input Type Standard / 12-key Numeric
Navigation Type D-pad
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Voicemail Key Yes
Any Key Answer Yes
Voice Commands No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control No
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity 1000
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address
Contact Groups No
Auto Answer No
Voice Activated Dialing No
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP
Additional Email Features -
Messaging SMS, EMS, MMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 2.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
WiFi No
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD (up to 32 GB)
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out No
DLNA Support No
NFC No
Data Tethering Compatibility No
Java Applications Yes
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet No
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
Unknown
Resolution
VGA (640 x 480)
Multi-camera
No
Zoom
Yes
Flash
No
Additional Rear Camera Info
Self-timer
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Zoom
Unknown
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MIDI, MP3, AAC, AMR, WAV
Radio Yes (FM/RDS)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP
Streaming Video No
External Speakers No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration No
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch No
Timer No
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Yes
Viewable document types No
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Yes
Apps Downloadable ()
Included Software / Apps -
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