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Nokia N79 is a smartphone and a member of the Nokia Nseries multimedia smartphone family. It was officially announced by Nokia on 26 August 2008.


  • Automatically change from portrait to landscape with orientation sensor
  • Navigate using the NaviWheel


  • Geotagging of captured pictures, and view them on a map
  • Organize photos by albums and tags, as well as synchronize with PC
  • Upload and share pictures and videos directly to Ovi and the web


  • Audio is through standard 3.5 mm jack headphones, built-in 3D stereo speakers or Bluetooth technology
  • Digital music player with support for playlist editing, equalizer and categorized access to your music collection
  • Synchronize and manage music with Nokia Music client
  • Integrated FM transmitter and FM receiver
  • Search, browse and purchase songs online in Nokia Music Store

Maps and Navigation:

  • Built-in GPS with A-GPS support and integrated three month navigation license
  • Multimedia city guides and navigation services available for purchase. Drive (voice guided car navigation) or Walk (pedestrian guidance for walking routes) modes.


  • Full-screen video playback to view downloaded, streamed or recorded video clips
  • Access internet video feeds through Nokia Video Center
  • Transfer videos from compatible PC, using Hi-Speed USB 2.0Template:Citation needed


Feature Specification
Form factor Candybar
Operating System Symbian S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2
GSM frequencies Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900, EGSM 900
GPRS Yes class A, multislot class 11, maximum speed 85.6/64.2 kbit/s (DL/UL)
EDGE (EGPRS) Yes class B, multislot class 32, maximum speed 296/177.6 kbit/s (DL/UL)
WCDMA Yes 900/2100, maximum speed 384/384 kbit/s (UL/DL)
Screen 320 x 240 pixels (QVGA), diagonal 2.4"
CPU Single CPU ,ARM 11 369 MHz
Internal Dynamic Memory (RAM) 128 MB SDRAM
Internal Flash Memory 83 MB
Camera 5 megapixel camera(Auto Focus) with Dual LED flash,20x digital zoom, Carl Zeiss Optics: Tessar lens
Camera Lens Cover Yes, acting as camera on/off switch.
Video recording Yes,Main MPEG-4 VGA (640x480) 30 fps; Sound - dual mono, 48 kHz; Secondary (front) camera - Up to 2x digital video zoom 352 x 288 pixels (QCIF), up to 15 fps
Multimedia Messaging Yes
Video calls Yes
Push to talk Yes
Java support Yes, CLDC 1.1, MIDP 2.1, PDA (JSR 75)
Memory card slot Yes, microSD (up to 8 GB Micro SD )
Bluetooth Yes, 2.0 with Enhanced Data Rate
Wi-Fi Yes, WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g with UPnP (Universal Plug and Play)
Infrared No
Data cable support Yes, USB 2.0 via micro-USB interface with [USB mass storage device class]
Browser Web Browser for S60
Email Yes
Push e-mail Yes
Music player Yes
Radio Yes, Stereo FM Radio with Visual Radio support. FM radio 87.5-108 MHz with RDS support FM Transmitter 88.1 - 108 MHz
Video playback formats MPEG4, AVC/H.264, WMV, RV, Flash Video, H.263/3GPP, RealVideo, with OMA DRM 2.0/1.0 & WMDRM support
Video streaming MPEG4, AVC/H.264, WMV, RV, Flash Video, H.263/3GPP,
Audio playback formats MP3/AAC/eAAC/eAAC+/WMA/M4A with playlists, with OMA DRM 2.0/1.0 & WMDRM support, Ogg with Symbian OggPlay, 24 hours+ playback
Integrated speakers stereo speakers
FM Transmitter Yes
TV out Yes
HF speakerphone Yes, with 3.5 mm audio jack and A2DP wireless stereo headphone support
Battery Nokia Battery (BL-6F) 1200mAh
Talk time(maximum) GSM up to 5.5 hours - WCDMA up to 3.5 hours
Standby time(maximum) GSM up to 15.5 days - WCDMA up to 16.5 days - WLAN up to 7 days
Music playback time (maximum) 30 h
Gaming time (max) 12 h
SAR value Type RM-348 N79 1.40 W/kg
Weight 97 g
Volume 74 cc
Dimensions 110 x 49 x 15 mm
Navigation Integrated GPS with A-GPS

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