Nokia Express Music 5800 : Rated better than iPhone

Nokia has unveiled its express music phone Nokia 5800 recently in India. With the launch of this music phone, the company has also announced the launch of Nokia music store to its users in India.

The touchscreen devices are increasingly popular, Nokia and the first attempt in this market - Nokia 5800 release - promises to be fruitful. As announced earlier, on October Nokia finally presented its first smartphone multimedia touch screen on Symbian - Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.

With the Nokia 5800 XpressMusic, you get up to 8 Gb of memory, built-in surround stereo speakers and it supports up to 60 languages so people around the world could use this phone. No news as to how much this awesome new mobile phone actually costs.

This phone includes the fantastic feature such as Media bar and Contact Bar for the ease of use. The media bar enables you to directly access the media files on your phone. For more entertainment and good music, the company has announced about the tie-ups with various music companies such as sony, BMG, Warner and more. The contact bar available in the phone enables you to directly access a particular contact without surfing into the contact books. With this the phone feature a fantastic wide screen of 3.2 inches and a 3.2 megapixel camera.


Some cool music applications are available for download for the XpressMusic phone including a Piano and a guitar. Touch Piano turns your 5800 phone into a musical instrument and allows you to play music using the virtual keys. Touch Guitar also presents you unlimited possibilities of music creation by pressing the chords and strumming the strings just like a real guitar.

Other applications include a Talking Cambridge Dictionary, few widgets and upcoming ‘Avatar SMS’ and ‘Mail for Exchange’ applications.


Touch Card Match is a card matching game with a touch screen style. Touch Popper is a cool game for bursting bubbles on the screen and Motion Dice Box is an exciting dice game to play with your friends.

Nokia 5800 looks like a great device for gaming even though it is not a gaming device like N-Gage.

Nokia 5800 Features and Specs:
  • 8GB Micro SD Card you can Extend upto 16GB for all your music collection
  • Store upto 6000 tracks in your nokia 5800
  • 3.2 inch (640×360 and 16:9 aspect ratio) touchscreen little smaller to iphone 3.5 inch
  • 3.2 MP Camera- Carl Zeiss Optics with 3x Digital Zoom
  • Symbian S60 5th Edition
  • 3.5mm jack
  • You Can record DVD quality Videos 30fps
  • 3.5G
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • Bluetooth
  • Stereo FM with RDS
The Pre-book for Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Phone is in the offing and the customers are hereby reminded of their booking desire to be quenched; and mind you, it will cost nothing to book this. The customers have to ensure that their city come under the purview of pre-booking.

The initial Pre-book started in Spain and followed by Russia where the sales figure has been in the ratio of 5:1 with iPhone.
To induce eagerness, the mobile comes with 200 preloaded English and Hindi songs of which 9 direct-heart composing tuned by A.R.Rahman. We do not know whether any new entries would find place in the mobile before its launch in India. So far, Nokia has not propagated any detail officially and the customers have started losing patience. What will happen next? Who knows? We shall wait till the coverage is cleared by Nokia itself, because it is a known fact that Xpress never delays.
The suggested retail price for the Nokia Touch Screen 5800 XpressMusic is €279 or equivalent to US$393 without subsidies or taxes. Nokia 5800 Price in India - Rs.21,800 Indian Rupee (INR)

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  2. The 5800 is actually a really nice phone. I was a little worried when I first read that it had a resistive screen but its actually very responsive.

    I've already got my Nokia N97 pre ordered haha. I'm a big Nokia fan, the NSeries has just been a phenomenal success.

  3. Obviously Nokia 5800 has many major differences which makes it apart from Apple Iphone. These differences can be located here:

    Why Nokia 5800 is Known as Iphone Killer-Reasons explained



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