Nokia 3220

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Nokia 3220
Nokia 3220 - side.jpg
Manufacturer Nokia
Compatible networks United States GSM 850/1900 or
European Union GSM 900/1800/1900
Availability by country 2004
Predecessor Nokia 3200
Form factor Candybar
Dimensions 104 x 44 x 18.8 mm
Weight 86 g
Operating system Series 40
Memory 4.5 MB (2.5 MB User & 1MB Java)
Battery BL-5B 760 mAh
Display 128 x 128 65,536 color TFT LCD
Rear camera 640 x 480 VGA (0.3 mpix) with video recording capability

The Nokia 3220 is a GSM, Nokia Series 40 mobile phone. The Nokia 3220 was the first entry-level phone that offered full access to the Internet, with an XHTML browser and POP3/IMAP email client. The tri-band camera phone uses GPRS and EDGE for its internet connections.

The phone can be seen as an upgrade of the Nokia 3200. Like the 3200, custom rear face plates can be created by the user. A stencil is available in the pack. While features such as infrared and a built-in FM radio are removed, new features such as rhythmic flashing lights (two on each side), wave messaging, voice dialing, themes, and a video recorder are added. With the addition of an optional face plate, when the phone is waved back and forth rapidly, a light message of text is produced in mid-air. An FM radio can be added on with the use of the phone's Pop-Port. The 3220 features a 16-bit (65,536) color screen, which is an improvement over the 3200's 12-bit (4096) color screen. The phone also has more internal memory than the 3200. The CIF camera is also upgraded to 0.3 megapixelsVGA (640x480 resolution, for photos), and features video recording (128x96) capability.

The phone has a built-in browser which seems to be very slow (in data processing) to many. It can download files of any format but cannot open SIS, SVG, WAV, MP3, MP4 etc. files. It downloads many files which are Copyright Protected. These files cannot be sent via MMS. This phone supports MMS under 100 kilobytes. The Java games or applications must be under 120 kb or the phone cannot run them. It has a memory shortage and often causes Java applications to stop for the sake of "Out of Memory" problem.

Supported formats: Image: JPG, JPEG, BMP, WBMP, PNG, GIF. Sound: MID, AMR, MP3 (only firmware v5.10 or higher). Java: JAR, JAD. Theme: NTH

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