Nokia 5530 XpressMusic unveiled

15. June 2009 at 07:33

Out of the blue Nokia announced the new Nokia 5530 XpressMusic, a candybar touch screen device. Like the 5800 XpressMusic it runs on S60 5th Edition, features a 3.2 megapixel camera with LED flash. The front is dominated by the 2.9” touch-screen which displays the Contacts carousel – it lists your 20 top contacts with their thumbnail image and conversation history. The music focused device has a proper 3.5mm audio jack, FM radio and comes with a 4GB from Q3 2009 at a price point of 200€. Unfortunately the 5530 doesn’t feature 3G neither GPS.

  • Dimensions: 104 x 49 x 13 mm
  • Weight: 107 g
  • Display: 2.9 inch widescreen (640 x 360 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
  • Camera: 3.2 megapixels with autofocus and LED flash
  • Video capture: widescreen 640x 360 px up to 30 frames-per-second
  • Memory: Up to 70Mb phone memory with 4GB in-box MicroSD card, supports up to 16GB MicroSD memory
  • Connectivity: High speed MicroUSB connector, 3.5mm stereo headphone jack, Bluetooth 2.0
  • Data connectivity: GPRS/EDGE, WLAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g)
  • Talk time: Up to 4.9 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 14 days
  • Music playback: Up to 27 hours
  • Video playback: Up to 7.3 hours

This latest multimedia sensation puts masses of music power at your fingertips – and comes with a highly appealing, mass-market price-tag.

This device is great for people who like to express themselves through their music, their style, and the friends they keep. It comes in a choice of five vivid color combinations, finished within a cool, stainless steel frame.

Check out the scrolling Contacts carousel: it lists your 20 top contacts with their thumbnail image and conversation history – for you to join in the conversation instantly.

Touch the pop-up Media Bar to bring up music, photos or videos – and to access online sharing sites like Ovi Share, Flickr and VOX.

The Nokia 5530 is powerful and fast too. You can stack it with up to 12,000 music tracks or tons of videos and photos. It also provides built-in Wireless LAN and, in selected markets, three months of free and fast wireless Internet – thanks to a collaboration between Nokia and Boingo, which works with hotspot operators around the world.

The Nokia 5530 XpressMusic is a brilliant and youthful, touch-screen phone that brings music and entertainment vividly to life.