Nokia C6-01

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Nokia C6-01
Slogan"Bring everyone together"
Compatible networks
Availability by region4 November 2010
PredecessorNokia E66
Nokia C5-00
SuccessorNokia 701
RelatedNokia C6-00
Nokia C7-00
Form factorMonoblock
Dimensions103.8 × 52.5 × 13.9 mm (4.09 × 2.07 × 0.55 in)
Mass131 g (4.6 oz)
Operating systemNokia Belle Refresh
Storageup to 340 MB internal memory
Removable storage2 GB Hot swap microSD included; up to 32 GB supported w/ microSDHC support
BatteryBL-5CT 1050 mAh Li-Ion battery
Data inputs
Display640 × 360 px (nHD), 3.2" capacitive, multi-touch AMOLED display with the Nokia ClearBlack technology
Rear camera8 Megapixels (main), 16:9 720p video, 25 FPS
Front cameraVGA, for video calling
Development statusRetail Availability in Q4 2010

The Nokia C6-01[1] is a Symbian^3 smartphone from the Nokia Cseries. The C6-01 display features comes with a 3.2in AMOLED (640 × 360-pixels) display with capacitive touchscreen capabilities and Nokia's ClearBlack technology for improved outdoor visibility. The smartphone was released on November 4, 2010 for 260, excluding taxes and subsidies.



  • Size: 103.8 × 52.5 × 13.9 mm
  • Weight (with battery): 131 g (4.6 oz)
  • Volume: 65 cm3 (4.0 cu in)

Keys and input methods[edit]

  • Physical keys (Menu key, Call and End key, Power key, Lock key, Volume keys and a Two-Step Camera key)
  • Finger touch support for text input and UI control
  • On-screen alphanumeric keypad and full keyboard


  • Available in silver grey and black (colour availability varies by country).

Display and user interface[edit]


  • Up to six customisable home screens (with Symbian Belle)
  • Widgets
  • Themes
  • Customisable profiles
  • Ring tones: MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR-NB, AMR-WB
  • Video ring tones
  • Themed icons, wallpapers, screensavers
  • Changeable colour themes


  • CPU : ARM11 680 MHz (ARMv6 Architecture).
  • RAM : 256 MB SDRAM.
  • GPU : 2D/3D Graphics HW Accelerator with OpenVG1.1 and OpenGL ES 2.0 support.
  • ROM : 1 GB internal NAND, up to 320 MB available to user.
  • microSD memory card slot, hot swappable, 2 GB microSD included; up to 32 GB supported with microSDHC support.

Power management[edit]

  • BL-5CT 1050 mAh Li-Ion battery.
  • Talk-time (maximum):
  • Standby time (maximum):
  • Video playback time (maximum): 6 h
  • Video recording time (maximum): 4 h
  • Music playback time (maximum): 50 h

Data network[edit]


Operating frequency[edit]

  • Quadband GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
  • Pentaband WCDMA 850/900/1700/1900/2100
  • Automatic switching between WCDMA & GSM bands
  • Flight mode

Software and applications[edit]

Software platform and user interface[edit]

The C6-01 runs the Symbian^3 operating system. Symbian^3 supports three home screens, each with up to six widgets that the user can customize. First software update Symbian Anna with major improvements was released. Again, Symbian Anna was replaced with Nokia Belle on February 7, 2012 which brings major improvements in user interface and core functions.


Personal information management (PIM)[edit]

  • Detailed contact information
  • Calendar
  • To-do list
  • Notes
  • Recorder
  • Calculator
  • Clock


  • Integrated GPS, with A-GPS functionality
  • Ovi Maps with free car and pedestrian navigation



  • 8 megapixel Digital camera Fullscreen 16:9 viewfinder with easy-to-use touchscreen parameters
  • Still images file format: JPEG/Exif
  • Smart Zoom up to 2× (digital) for still images
  • Smart Zoom up to 3× (digital) for video
  • Secondary camera for video calls (VGA, 640×480 pixels)
  • Face recognition software

Image capture[edit]


  • Internal memory: up to 340 MB
  • 2 GB MicroSD memory card included, hot swappable, up to 32 GB
  • High-Speed microUSB to PC connectivity
  • Processor:680Mhz


Video cameras[edit]

  • Main camera
    • Video capture in 720p 25 fps with codecs H.264, MPEG-4
  • Secondary VGA camera for video calls

Video sharing and playback[edit]

  • HD 720p Video playback
  • Video call and video sharing support (WCDMA network services)

Music and audio[edit]

Music features[edit]


  • Stereo FM radio (Wired headphones must be plugged in as they are used as the antenna)(FM Transmitter not included)


  1. ^ Nokia India product overview page for Nokia C6-01, Nokia
  2. ^ What is ClearBlack display?, WOMWorld/Nokia

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