Detailed specifications for the Nokia 5230

  • At a glance
      • Nokia 5230
        111mm
        51.7mm
      • Main camera sensor: 2 MP
      • Display size: 3.2''
      • Maximum talk time (3G): 4.3h
      • Maximum standby time (3G): 458h
      • Maximum music playback time: 30h
      • Maximum music playback time: 30h
      • Maximum video playback time: 6h
  • Design1
    • Dimensions
      • Height: 111 mm
      • Width: 51.7 mm
      • Thickness: 14.5 mm
      • Weight: 113 g
    • Display and User Interface
      • Display size: 3.2 ''
      • Display resolution - Height: 640 pixels
      • Display resolution: nHD (640 x 360) 
      • Display resolution - Width: 360 pixels
      • Display features: Brightness control, Tactile feedback
      • Display colors: TrueColor (24-bit/16M) 
      • Display technology: LCD Transmissive 
      • Display height: 71 mm
      • Display width: 40 mm
      • Touch screen technology: Resistive Single-Touch 
      • Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity sensor
    • Keys and Input Methods
      • User Input: Touch 
      • Keypad type: Touch Screen, On-screen QWERTY keyboard, On-screen alphanumeric
      • Operating keys: Call Creation Key, Applications Key, Call Termination Key, Volume keys, Lock Switch, Camera key
    • Form factor
      • Form factor: Monoblock touch 
      • Phone design: Touch 
  • Hardware
    • Connectivity
      • SIM card type: Mini SIM 
      • Dual SIM: No 
      • Charging connectors: 2.0 mm Charging Connector 
      • AV connectors: 3.5 mm Nokia AV Connector 
      • System connectors: Micro-USB-B 
      • Local connectivity: Micro USB, USB mass storage, Nokia AV 3.5mm, USB 2.0 High-Speed, USB, Bluetooth Stereo Audio, Bluetooth 2.0 +EDR, Bluetooth, MTP (Multimedia Transfer Protocol)
      • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR 
      • Bluetooth profiles: SIM Access Profile (SAP), Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 1.0, General Audio/Video Distribution Profile (GAVDP), Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.1, Human Interface Device Profile (HID)
      • Wi-Fi: No Wi-Fi 
      • NFC: No NFC 
    • Data Network2
      • WCDMA network: 900 MHz, 2100 MHz
      • WCDMA max data speed DL: HSDPA - 3.6 Mbps 
      • WCDMA max data speed UL: WCDMA - 384 kbps 
      • GSM network: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
      • GSM max data speed DL: EGPRS 296.0 kbps 
      • GSM max data speed UL: EGPRS 177.6 kbps 
    • Operating Frequency
    • Power Management3
      • Battery model: BL-5J 3.7V 1320mAh 
      • Battery capacity: 1430 mAh
      • Battery voltage: 3.7 V
      • Removable battery: Yes 
      • Maximum standby time (2G): 438 h
      • Maximum standby time: 20 days
      • Maximum talk time (2G): 10.5 h
      • Maximum standby time (3G): 458 h
      • Maximum talk time (3G): 4.3 h
      • Maximum music playback time: 30 h
      • Maximum music playback time: 30 h
      • Maximum video playback time: 4.6 h
      • Maximum video playback time: 6 h
      • Power management: 2.0mm Charger Connector 
      • Wireless charging: No 
    • CPU
      • CPU Count: Single 
      • Hardware CPU type: ARM11 
      • Hardware CPU clock rate: 434 MHz
    • Memory
      • RAM: 128 MB 
      • SDRAM memory: 128 MB
      • Expandable memory card type: MicroSD 
      • Maximum memory card size: 16 GB 
      • Memory card feature: Hot Swap 
  • Software and applications
    • Productivity features
      • Personal information management features: Digital clock, Recorder, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Fixed dialling number, Notes, Alarm clock, Reminders, Analogue clock, Phonebook, To-do list, Dictionary
      • Document formats supported: PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
      • Sync type: Local SyncML synchronisation 
    • Other Applications
      • Game features: Touch UI 
      • Graphics format: JPEG, OTA, JPEG 2000, BMP, WMF, GIF89a, TIFF, EXIF, PNG, WBMP, GIF87a, MBM
    • Software platform & User Interface
      • Operating system: Symbian OS, Symbian OS v9.4
      • Software release: S60 
      • Software updates: Firmware Over-the-Air (FOTA), Firmware Over-the-Internet (FOTI)
  • Communications
    • Email and Messaging4
      • Email clients: Mail for Exchange, Native Email Client, Nokia Mail, OMA E-mail Notification v1.0
      • Email protocols: SMTP, IMAP4, POP3
      • Email features: Email attachments, OMA email notifications
      • Supported instant messaging services: Nokia Chat, Windows Live Messenger, Hangouts, Yahoo! Messenger
      • Messaging: SMS, MMS+SMIL, IM
      • Messaging features: Instant messaging, Text messaging, Multimedia messaging
    • Call management
      • Call management features: Call waiting, Call forwarding, Call logs: dialled, received and missed, Conference call, Integrated hands-free speakers, Speed dial, Voice dial, Call barring, Video call
      • Video call features: 3G video call 
      • Supported amount of phonebooks: 1 
      • Supports amount of contacts: Unlimited 
      • Ringtones: Video Ringtones 
      • Speech codecs: GSM FR, GSM HR, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, GSM EFR
  • Device security
    • Security
      • General Security features: Device lock, PIN code, Device lock passcode, Remote device locking with SMS
      • Enterprise security features: Data encryption for memory card 
  • Sharing and Internet
    • Browsing and Internet
      • Internet browser capabilities: OSS browser 
      • Video sharing: Video sharing to social network and internet, Flickr
      • Browser feature: XHTML over TCP/IP, WAP 2.0, HTML over TCP/IP
      • Wi-Fi hotspot: No 
      • Flash lite feature: Flash Video 
  • Navigation
  • Photography
    • Main camera
      • Main camera sensor: 2 MP 
      • Camera resolution: 1600 x 1200 pixels
      • Camera resolution height: 1200 pixels
      • Camera resolution width: 1600 pixels
      • Main camera focus type: Fixed focus 
      • Camera digital zoom: 3 x
      • Camera focal length: 3.7 mm
      • Camera minimum focus range: 60 cm
      • Camera minimum focus range: 60 cm
      • Camera image formats: JPEG/Exif 
      • Flash type: No Flash 
    • Main camera features
      • Main camera - other features: Exposure compensation, Sequence mode, Still image editor, Full screen viewfinder, Self timer, Auto exposure
    • Image capturing
      • Capture modes: Sequence, Video, Still, Self-timer
      • Scene modes: Landscape, User Defined, Automatic, Sports, Night, Portrait
      • Colour tone modes: Sepia, Normal, Negative, Greyscale, Vivid
      • White balance modes: Cloudy, Incandescent, Sunny, Fluorescent, Automatic
      • Light sensitivity: Medium, Automatic, High, Low
      • Photos viewed by: Photo editor, Album
  • Music and Audio
    • Music
      • Music apps: Nokia Music 
      • DRM support: OMA DRM 1, Windows Media DRM10, OMA DRM 2
      • Audio features: Playlists in Music player, Selection criterion in Music player, Audio Streaming, Music Player, Loudness, Audio Equalizer, Bass Boost, Stereo Widening
      • Music features: Audio Recording AAC, Music Player, Loudness, Stereo Widening, Audio Streaming, Bass Boost, Audio Equalizer, Stereo FM radio, Stereo Handsfree Speakers, Bluetooth Stereo
    • Music format
      • Audio playback file formats: WAV, MP4, AAC, MP3, AWB, M4A, WMA, AU, RMF, WVE, SND, AAC+, AMR-WB, HE AAC V2, Mobile XMF, True tones, RealAudio 7, RealAudio 8, SP-MIDI, AMR
    • Radio
      • Radio features: Stereo FM radio, FM RDS radio
    • Voice and audio recording
      • Recording: Voice recorder, Voice commands
      • Audio recording file formats: AAC, AMR
      • Audio recording codecs: AMR-NB 
      • Audio recording features: Mono 
  • Video
    • Main video camera
      • Camera video resolution: 480p (VGA, 640 x 480) 
      • Camera video resolution height: 480 pixels
      • Camera video resolution width: 640 pixels
      • Camera video frame rate: 30 fps
      • Camera video zoom: 4 x
      • Video playback frame rate: 25 fps
      • Local video playback: 30 frames per second
      • Video playback codecs: H.263, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, RealVideo, Sorenson Spark, VP6, Windows video
      • Video playback file formats: 3GP, MP4, WMV, ASF, Flash video (FLV/SWF), RealVideo (RV/RMVB)
      • Video recording formats: MP4/H.264, MP4/MPEG-4
      • Video scene modes: Night, Automatic, Low light
      • Video white balance modes: Cloudy, Fluorescent, Sunny, Incandescent, Automatic
    • Main video camera features
      • Video features: Video Recorder, Video Streaming, Video Ringtones, Video Editor, Video Sharing, Video Player, Image Stabilization
      • Video streaming: YouTube browsing and video streaming, Streaming from video services and internet
      • Video recording features: Digital video stabilization 
      • Video recording colour modes: Black and white, Negative, Sepia, Normal, Vivid
  • Environment
    • Environmental features
      • Materials: Free of PVC 
      • Energy efficiency: Automatic screen brightness adjustment, Energy efficient charger, Power Save mode, Unplug charger reminder
      • Eco content and services: Available at Nokia Store 
      • Recycling: 100% recoverable as materials and energy 
      • User guide: Black and white printing 
      • Packaging: Made of renewable materials, Containing up to 60% recycled materials, Packaging is 100 % recyclable
  • What’s in the box
    • Box
      • Sales Package: Nokia High-Efficiency Charger AC-8 (or Nokia Fast Charger AC-15, depending on country), Nokia Battery BL-5J 1320 mAh, Plectrum Stylus CP-306, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-102, Quick Guide and Product Information Bulletin
  • 1The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Nokia dealer for further details. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

    2Actual data speeds will vary. Check with your network operator for details.

    3Talk, standby and playback times are estimates only. Actual times are affected by, for example, network conditions, device settings, features being used, battery condition, and temperature.

    4Some services may be available only via downloading or dependent on the market. Only devices that offer compatible multimedia message or email features can receive and display multimedia messages. Content appearance may vary. Some images and ring tones can not be forwarded.

    5Downloading of maps over-the-air may involve transferring large amounts of data. Your service provider may charge for the data transmission. The availability of products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Nokia dealer for further details and availability of language options. These specifications are subject to change without notice.