sound quality improved on v.21 firmware, so better update now! by the way remove your battery cover and hear louder sounds. i just make my speaker hole bigger lol!
saurabh, 16 Jul 2010bought this phone satisfied.. but thr proboem is the phone uses only 50 mb of free ram memory ... moreHello Saurab whatever video u through on any mobile phone it won't plays even androids and i phones...
Simply cause the screen resolution... whatever meant to watch in computer need to be watched in system only don't try to watch them on ur phone it damages severely
Go for a converter namely format factory, media core... etc... and watch video smoothly with high resolution :)
AN, 16 Jul 2010hi friends i wanna know dat.......will d touch response of 5230 become slow aftr months of use???No never...Its always new, I have throwed and istalled every thing in it...When all the RAM is low.. I just do soft reset by *#7370#... it will erase(format) all the data in phone...
Then see the magic now install only whatever u want...its fantastic
Many thanks to Nokia for releasing new software updates. since 6 months am using 5230 and awesome they released updates 3 times till now. Every time some cool new features.
Just now updated to V 21.0.004. Nice update touch, Kinetic scrolling, accelerometer, and response time improved. Still have some bugs but not serious... Go for this update as it marked as important..
Enjoy with Nokia
I have using this phone for a week and i satisfied with this phone's ability, in capture video, using internet (sometime i use it on my laptop as modem) 'n the screen is great, good phone for a cheap price
Chris, 17 Jul 2010Does anyone know if this phone will stream videos off youtube and sites like datChris,
Yes, it streams YouTube. Im watching videos, no problem.
Does anyone know if this phone will stream videos off youtube and sites like dat
nakez, 16 Jul 2010hi i have the nokia 5230 but when i take videos and want to watch it the picture freezes and o... moreI had the same problem with my 5230. Its a camera hardware problem. Get your phone replaced. I had mine replaced.
bought this phone satisfied.. but thr proboem is the phone uses only 50 mb of free ram memory out of 128 mb of RAM memory. the does not plays large size videos, i tried to play a 180mb of .wmv format, but only sound is played it says, unable to play, video will play partially.. The web browser is too good. i installed opera mobile 10.0, the browser works seamlessly........ even i written this via Opera Mobile 10.0..............
i have my nokia 5230, the performance is okay, but when i play the videos I've taken, it freezes and you'll only hear the sound.
@natez, you probably installed a 3rd party faulty application, encam.sis may...i reformat d phone an mmc b4 and its back to normal
I have just ordered this phone. What is the camera like? Does it take decent pictures????
hi friends i wanna know dat.......will d touch response of 5230 become slow aftr months of use???
hi i have the nokia 5230 but when i take videos and want to watch it the picture freezes and only the sound plays, plz help me!!
wow! v.21 firmware upgrade over o.t.a. is faster than pc, mine was done in 10 minutes!
Anonymous, 15 Jul 2010hi frnds...can u suggest me a handset below rs8000/-, decent camera, 3g, touchscree/qwerty, g... moreYou better go for a Chinese Set. Only that can provide you so many options in this price.
Namrata, 15 Jul 2010hey friends,
i am using nokia 5130, planing to buy a new fone. i am confused betw. 5235 &... moreNamrata,
Go for Nokia 5230...its great...it has 3G for fast web browsing, large screen for easy surfing, high resolution,touchscreen, 30 fps video shooting(wow), nice working GPS, Symbian , 434 MHZ procesor....what else can you ask??? Its good bargain for its value
....ive searched 2 weeks for a new gsm....and finally i found Nokia 5230!!!