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> In reply to muds @ 2014-05-21 21:13 from ITZu - click to readAlthough I admit it has dumbed-down features compared to older Nokia models, some of the statements here are not true or not entirely true.
-It does have keypad lock, only with a different keystroke (Power Key -> Left Selection Key/Top-left Key) compared to earlier Nokia models (Menu key -> * key). Took me awhile to get it though.
-It has an option to determine how long the backlight stays up, though provides only two options: Normal is 20seconds, Extended is 30 seconds. Normal is already considerably short enough to save you some battery, although Extended is too short, in my opinion. ...It does have this issue of the low-light backlight remaining on though.
-Switching from General to Silent and back is a breeze (hold # key), although yeah, switching to other profiles could take longer.
-You can set your wallpapers to something else besides stock wallpapers, though pictures are rotated 90° clockwise, and the resulting picture quality for the wallpaper isn't good. (introduces obvious JPEG artifacts and discoloration)

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  • 2014-05-22 08:13
  • XMmY
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Inbox: If I am not mistaken with the count, the Inbox can store only up to 200 SMSs, SIM messages excluded. Unlike Sent Msgs & Drafts, old Inbox messages do not get deleted when there is not enough space for the incoming SMS.

If you tend to send a large number of texts, this is /not/ the phone for you. Older Nokia models like C1-01 has more storage for messages than this.

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  • 2014-05-22 07:29
  • XMmY
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iam very brand concious,, bit confuse to buy nokia 108 bcz so much varity of fune available in market with same price and more features,,, but,,
i had experince that is that made from china??? so much mistake i will call blunderssssssssssssssss,,
no keypad lock option,,
no use of secruity lock ,,u can view msg without code,,
no optin to decrease back light time(phone light reamin on if not in use too)
no voice recorder,,
no camera sound off option
tunes are just like fake sound quality,,,
no option to switch to profile easily,,u have to go meanu than setting than profile etc or add in goto,,aaah
few n beakar wallpapers
u feell for china set,,,,
so i advice to go for other mobile or u can buy q mobile or voice mobile instead of this,,

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  • 2014-05-21 21:13
  • ITZu
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Fantastic phone for what it is:
+ Great audio quality (AMR-NB support)
+ Battery life
+ Simple calendar with reminders
+ Good keyboard
+ no voice leak like other cheap Nokias
+ no internet rubbish

This is the only cheap and simple phone that openly support the AMR-NB audio codec. The other one is Nokia 109, but that one is not available in my country.

Highly recommended for those who wants to talk, send sms and be waken up in the morning.

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  • 2014-05-20 16:33
  • 5y%K
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When I downloaded the videos they did not show straight up but were turned to one side, How do I fix this so that I will be able to see video correctly?

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  • 2014-05-13 18:24
  • gxJJ
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Nokia 108 bar fone blutooth head set suport

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  • 2014-05-11 15:54
  • rAfi
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It talking sound quality is worst

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  • 2014-05-11 14:22
  • 6QgG
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> In reply to Lloyd Dunamis @ 2014-04-29 10:35 from XMmY - click to readUpdate on the Draft & Sent Items:
Both folders can contain only fourteen(14) 160-character SMS at any time. Segmented SMS or SMS more than 160 characters can also be saved, provided they don't exceed that limit, else it will delete the oldest SMSs until it has enough for the new one.

Composition: One SMS is maxed to 918 characters (6 concatenated SMSs in total).

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  • 2014-05-06 17:58
  • XMmY
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Sent msg to my frnd,the send item folder the msg is display in special msg.why not display in contact name?

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  • 2014-05-06 07:08
  • fCx}
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Worst phone by Nokia multimedia phone without internet doesn't have (assign navigation key).For this price you can go to another brand

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  • 2014-05-03 14:42
  • utKy
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its not good phone i dont know why dont nokia solve the software problem i purchase this phone last month and now its dead i submit this phone to nokia care

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  • 2014-05-02 12:22
  • P$bx
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> In reply to thinking @ 2014-04-26 14:25 from t7Xr - click to readNevermind my first reply, sorry.

By threaded meaning "the conversation (past SMSs) between only you & the contact is viewable in one page", right?
Google search also says Yes, so this phone's SMS view is definitely NOT threaded.

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  • 2014-04-29 10:59
  • wujJ
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Some substantial specifics I noticed:
-Compose: The wait time/time allowance before you can type a new character is around 600~750ms, much faster than the usual 1200~1500ms for phone keypad handsets I've handled. This allows for errors by doubling a character if you're not fast enough, but also allows for much faster typing.
With this, pressing the d-pad to cancel out this wait time does not exist here, and instead will make the phone proceed to which direction you pressed. (do reply if you have clarification, as I am not confident that my explanation is clear.)

-Drafts: Only 5 SMSs (of 918 characters) can be saved at all times. If you're going to save a message to a draft, and your Drafts already has 5 SMSs, the oldest one will be deleted to make way for the new one. SMSs view is sorted from oldest to newest.

-Sent Msgs: It can store only 14 SMSs. The oldest is deleted to make way for new ones. SMSs view sorted from newest to oldest.

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  • 2014-04-29 10:35
  • XMmY
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> In reply to thinking @ 2014-04-26 14:25 from t7Xr - click to readIt is already mentioned up in the specs that SMS is in threaded view.
Meanwhile, I confirm that it is indeed in threaded view.

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  • 2014-04-29 08:55
  • XMmY
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In my Nokia 108 dual SIM, the headset button is auto enabled. I can not disable it anyway. Thus, when the call is coming, i can not understand...pls help me

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  • 2014-04-28 19:37
  • K6mw
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The voice call quality is bad. Not only u can't hear clearly from this phone but also the person whose talk to you can't hear clearly from u too.

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  • 2014-04-28 11:24
  • tuex
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is the sms threaded view of this like the one in blackberry? simple but you can see the past msgs?? the threaded view is the one that matters to me in buying a secondary phone.

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  • 2014-04-26 14:25
  • t7Xr
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> In reply to Suhari @ 2014-04-20 14:59 from tA$u - click to readCan Nokia 108 Dual Sim be connected to a car that has bluetooth?

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  • 2014-04-26 03:13
  • vu8N
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> In reply to sbrash @ 2014-02-09 18:05 from vIfc - click to readgo to nokia care

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  • 2014-04-22 01:06
  • ITWA
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