Overall the Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte is meant for both masses and classes. The features are good enough as far as the performance is concerned. However, unavailability of WLAN and radio is a major drawback.[ + ] Read Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Review
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte is a mid ranged device from Nokia mobiles which has a display type OLED, supportive for 16M colors. The size of the gadget is 2.0 inches which has the capacity to cover the pixellete area in the figures as 240 x 320 pixels. The weight of the device is just 150g, making it a moderate handset. The display screen of the device is pretty cute and is in the figures of 109 x 45.6 x 14.6 mm, 65 cc. The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte comes in single color and that is Black. The luster and the cuteness that is there in the device make people fall in love with the device just at a glance. The phone also comes with Scratch-resistant surface and Accelerometer sensor for turn-to-mute and tap-for-time. The phone is made of Carbon fiber and titanium body.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte gives a superb sound quality as it comprises of speaker phones. The phone alerts people in the form of Vibration; Downloadable polyphonic, MP3, video ringtones ringtones. The device has an in built Mp3 player which enables an user to listen to the tracks stored. What acts like " icing on the cake" is the Mp4 player.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte lacks a bit in context of camera. The basic camera that the device has is of 3.15 MP which covers a medium portion of pixels in the figures as 2048x1536 pixels. Autofocus is another addition. The facility of video is also available as VGA@15fps. However, no secondary camera is provided.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte comprises of phonebook memory which has the capacity to store 1000 contacts, photocall. The call details can also be retreived as call records are maintained as 20 dialed, 20 received and 20 missed call. The internal memory is 4 GB. No card slot is provided.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte has Standard battery, Li-Ion 1000 mAh (BL-4U) which gives the performance for stand by time up to Up to 300 h (2G) / Up to 288 h (3G) and talk time performance for upto 3 h (2G) / Up to 2 h 45 min (3G). However, the life span of battery depends entirely upon its usage and availability of network.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte has local connectivity of Blue tooth which is in the configuration of v2.1 with A2DP. The availability of USB is another added feature in the form of v2.0 microUSB. GPRS is of Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps and EDGE is of Class 10, 236.8 kbps. The v2.0 microUSB enables people to transfer data at a fast speed from PC to mobile and vice versa. 3G is available as 384 kbps. However, no WLAN is there. The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte has a browser which is in the configuration of WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML. The java features gives some amazingly beautiful facilities like MP4/WMV/H.264/H.263 player, MP3/WMA/WAV/eAAC+ player, Organizer, Photo editor, Flash Lite 2.1, Voice memo and T9
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte supports SMS, MMS, Email, IM, which enables user to keep in touch with their loved ones just in one go from anywhere any time. Availability of IM is such a facility that enables a user to chat while they are on the move.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte supports single form of network that is the 2G network which is in the configuration of GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900. However, one has to keep this in mind that availability of network is operand friendly.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte has in built games, claiming to give full entertainment to people. Apart from this, the device also enable people to download games as per their requirement.
The phone is good enough for those who look for a mid - ranged device. The features also live upto the expectations of people.
The Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte does not have WLAN which disappoints people.[ - ] collapse
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte General
|Global Status||Available. Released 2008, September|
|Global Launch Date||2008, August|
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Standard Battery Features
|Battery||Standard battery, Li-Ion 1000 mAh (BL-4U)|
|Talk Time||Up to 2 h 45 min (3G)/ Up to 3 h (2G)|
|StandBy Time||Up to 288 h (3G)/ Up to 300 h (2G)|
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Camera Features
|Mega Pixel||3.15 MP|
|Camera Resolution||2048x1536 pixels|
|Flash Lite||Flash Lite 2.1|
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Sound Settings
|Ringtones||Vibration; Downloadable polyphonic, MP3, video ringtones ringtones|
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Connectivity Options
|2GNetworkBands||GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||384 kbps|
Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte Additional Features
|JAVA Type||MIDP 2.1|