Nokia N96 Reviews and Deals

689 customer reviews

+ This mobile phone has no outstanding positive points. - It scores very poorly on battery life.

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7.4 out of 10 based on 689 reviews.
Nokia N96: with 5MP camera, Numeric keypad and 24 x 320 display. See full product description

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connor, maryhill glasgow Basic text and chat user

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
it has a very fast internet connection
Bad points:
it can take a bit long to send music to another mobile
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 29 Jul 2009

Tony, East Harling

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Easy to use...wonderfull photos...nice quality sound.
Bad points:
None until now
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 27 Jul 2009

Denise , DERBYSHIRE Basic text and chat user

Score 2.0/10
Good points:
Looks good
Bad points:
Freezes constantly , software constantly plays up , unables you to switch from one feature to another .........N95 MUCH BETTER PHONE PITY IT DIDNT HAVE BIGGER MEMORY .
Overall rating 2.0
Ease of use 7.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 5.0
Design 5.0
Value for money 1.0
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 26 May 2009

AMARJIT, LONDON HAUES Basic text and chat user

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
ITS VERY GOOD PHONE
Bad points:
NO COMMENTS
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 8.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 14 Sep 2009

Confirmed purchaser not a happy bunny

Score 1.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
im on my 4th handset in a month as was very slow then sofware failed and said memory corrupted, would not recommend
Overall rating 1.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 4.0
Design 5.0
Value for money 1.0
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Confirmed purchase: 14 Oct 2009

Ashley, Birmingham i'm a product designer

Score 4.0/10
Good points:
easy to put music on it just drag and drop.
Bad points:
everything else.
Overall rating 4.0
Ease of use 5.0
Features 6.0
Battery life 3.0
Design 5.0
Value for money 2.0
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Confirmed purchase: 09 Jun 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 6.0/10
Good points:
the scrren is big, which is good. Camera quality is very good. shape and size is good.
Bad points:
slow performance, takes a while to load certain files or pages. freezes often. battery life is very poor. keypad is hard to type on. battery cover comes off too easily.
Overall rating 6.0
Ease of use 7.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 4.0
Design 5.0
Value for money 6.0
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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 02 Jul 2009

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Product Features

Operating system Symbian
Screen size (Inches) 2.8
Screen Resolution (pixels) 240x320
Shape of phone Slider
3G Yes
Touchscreen or keypad Numeric keypad
Connections Bluetooth
Connections USB
Connections WiFi
Extra functions Email
Extra functions Instant messaging
Extra functions Satellite navigation
Extra functions Camera
Band Quad
Horizontal resolution (Pixels) 24
Vertical resolution (Pixels) 320
Camera resolution (MegaPixels) 5
Talk time (Hours) 3.5
Stand-by time (Days) 9.2
Depth in cm 1.8
Height in cm 10.3
Width in cm 5.5
Memory card slot Yes
Autofocus Yes
Weight (g) 126
EDGE Yes
FM tuner Yes
MP3 playback capable Yes
HSDPA (High Speed Downlink Packet Access) Yes
Java Yes
Release date 2008-09-25

Also known as: Nokia

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Manufacturer's Description

Designed for video and TV entertainment. Immerse yourself in entertainment, take your content with you, connect with ease.

Operating Frequency

  • WCDMA2100/900 (HSDPA) / EGSM900, GSM850/1800/1900 MHz (EGPRS)
  • Automatic switching between bands and modes
  • DVB-H Class C, 470-750 MHz

Dimensions

  • Volume: 92 cc
  • Weight: 125 g
  • Length: 103 mm
  • Width: 55 mm
  • Depth:18 mm, locally up to 20 mm

Memory Functions

  • 16GB internal flash memory, plus microSD memory card slot (hot swappable) for expandability and flexibility
  • Approximate dynamic memory capacity indication with 16GB storage:
    -Video: 40 hours
    -Music: 12,000 tracks
  • 128MB RAM, 256MB system memory (operating system plus dynamic user data area)
  • Changes to product details are possible without prior notice. Application offering may vary. Dynamic memory means that the available memory is shared between dynamic memory functions. When any of these functions is used, there is less available memory for other functions which are also dependent on dynamic memory.
  • Video capacity is based on H.264 768-kbps video at 320-by-240 resolution, combined with 96-kbps AAC audio. Music capacity is based on 3:45 min per track and 48 kbps eAAC+ encoding.
  • Capacity based on 3:45 per song with 48 kbps eAAC+ (M4A) encoding on the Nokia Audio Manager. Capacity with 128 kbps AAC encoding is up to [12,000] songs.

Power Management

  • Battery: Nokia Battery BL-5F, 950 mAh
  • Talk time: up to 150 / 220 minutes (WCDMA / GSM)
  • Stand-by time: up to 200 / 220 hours (WCDMA / GSM)
  • Video playback: up to 5 hours (offline mode)
  • Music playback: up to 14 hours (offline mode)
  • TV playback: up to 4 hours (DVB-H)
  • Operation times may vary depending on radio access technology used, operator network configuration and usage.

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