Nokia 1600

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Nokia 1600
Nokia1600 01.jpg
Manufacturer Nokia
Compatible networks GSM-850/GSM-1900 or GSM-900/GSM-1800
Availability by country 2006
Form factor candybar
Dimensions 4.09 × 1.77 × 0.67 in (104 × 45 × 17 mm)
Weight 85g
Memory Internal memory 4MB
Removable storage No

Li-Ion BL-5C 3.7 V 970 mAh

Standby time - 450 hours

Talk time - 5 hours
Data inputs keypad 0-9 type
Display LCD (Color STN) 96 × 68 pixel 65,536 colors

The Nokia 1600 is a part of Nokia's Ultrabasic series of mobile phones released in 2006. The 1600 is designed for prepaid mobile phone services and is related to the Nokia 1100. It is notable in that it was originally released specifically to be used by customers in developing countries.[1]

Additional features[edit]

The Nokia 1600 mobile has speaking clock, a new feature at May/June 2005. You could use the speaking clock by pressing * button in the home screen.

The composer allows users to create their own ringtones. You could also receive pre-composed tones via data cable.

The phone has a basic calculator which could perform only addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

There are 14 predefined themes with 14 wallpapers and menubackgrounds.

The menu has animated icons which adds beauty to the display.


The Nokia 1600 includes the following three video games pre-installed on the system.

  • Pocket Carrom
  • Soccer League
  • Cricket Cup

Games differ country to country:


  • Pocket Carrom
  • Soccer League
  • Cricket Cup

Europe & Africa:

  • Snake Xenzia
  • Soccer League
  • Rapid Roll


  • Soccer League
  • Rapid Roll
  • Dice Games


  • Rapid Roll
  • Adventure Quiz
  • Dice Games


  1. ^ Momo, Cyrille (May/June 2005). "Wireless in Africa: Insights into Mobile Markets". IT Professional 7 (3): 34–38. doi:10.1109/MITP.2005.74. Retrieved 2008-06-12. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Nokia 1600 at Wikimedia Commons