Lumia 800 - £365
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Nokia Lumia 800
The Nokia Lumia 800 is a top-end smartphone that runs on Windows Phone 7.5. It was the first phone to come out of Nokia's tie up with Microsoft and is an attractive handset with an intuitive operating system.
This phone has a 3.7 inch touchscreen that displays in 252PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The Lumia 800 has an 8MP camera with Carl Zeiss optics and can record video in up to 720p. This phone does not have a front facing camera.
Performance is provided by a 1.4GHz single core processor and 0.5GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 19 out of 100.
The Lumia 800 has an estimated battery life of around 13 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 1450mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Lumia 800 comes with 16GB internal storage. This phone does not have an expandable memory card slot.
The Nokia Lumia 800 has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit) and it has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels.
The Nokia Lumia 800 has an FM radio and an MP3 player. It is able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps and other apps, such as YouTube, Instagram, WhatsApp and Spotify are available to download from the Windows Phone Store. This phone comes preloaded with the Nokia Drive and Nokia Transit. Nokia Drive is a voice guided sat-nav that can also download maps for offline use and Nokia Transit gives you detailed bus, train and tube information in many of the UK's major cities. This phone also has a full version of Microsoft Office installed, which enables you to create and edit Word, PowerPoint and Excel documents on the go.
The Lumia 800 is a reliable device with some excellent features. It has an eye catching design and is a strong offering from Nokia.