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Nokia C6-01

Nokia C6-01
alaScore 85

343 reviews

Sep, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 343 reviews of Nokia C6-01. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Comments about the portability and camera are overall positive. The usability and durability are also appreciated. Views are divided on the design.

screen, durability, usability, camera, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Nokia C6-01 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Nokia C6-01

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Nokia C6-01 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the usability. The battery is also appreciated.

battery, usability

71% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Nokia C6-01 Sim Free Mobile Phone - SilverNokia C6-01 Sim Free Mobile Phone - Silver

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Chris Davies (slashgear.com)

Nokia C6-01 Review

 

The Nokia C6-01 may have been the "low end" device at Nokia World 2010 , but that doesn't mean there's nothing to recommend it. Packing one of Nokia's new ClearBlack AMOLED displays and a compact metal chassis, it slots in underneath the businesslike...

The Nokia C6-01 should overshadow the C7: it’s cheaper, has much the same functionality and, while smaller, a higher-quality display. The software on both is identical, and on paper the cameras are also the same. However, while the slick, sturdy C7...

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Nokia C6-01 review: Clear as black

 

The Nokia C6-01 comes in as a reasonably priced and well-built smartphone with great all-round connectivity and a unique feature to set it apart from rivals. The ClearBlack display can actually give Nokia quite an edge if it lives up to the expectations.

Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE support ; Quad/Penta-band 3G with 10.2 Mbps HSDPA and 2 Mbps HSUPA support ; 3.2" 16M-color ClearBlack AMOLED capacitive touchscreen of 640 x 360 pixel resolution ; 8 megapixel fixed-focus camera with dual-LED flash and 720p...

Disappointing battery life ; Symbian^3 is still behind Android and iOS usability (mostly in text input and web browsing) ; The camera is a fixed-focus unit, tends to oversharpen images by default ; No office document editing (without a paid upgrade) ;...

Nokia C6-01 feature pack and capabilities are almost the same as the previous Symbian^3-powered C7. The thing that makes C6-01 special is its elegant and unique look plus it’s compact form factor. We guess the lower price will be a factor too.

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: PhoneArena Team (phonearena.com)

Nokia C6-01 Review

 

Of the launch line of Symbian^3 phones, we've had a look at the N8, the mobile camera extraordinaire, the C7, a touch of elegance, and now it's the turn of the Nokia C6-01, the most affordable of the line with a smaller screen and a thicker form-factor...

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: (mobile88.com)

Nokia C6-01

 

The Nokia C6-01 sporting a 3.2-inch AMOLED display with full touch capabilities and Nokia ClearBlack technology for improved outdoor visibility, the latest Nokia C6-01 features the best of social networking and mobile entertainment.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: (mobilegazette.com)

Nokia C6-01

 

We have said before that Nokia have painted themselves into a corner with their new naming convention.. the Nokia C6-01 sort of follows on from the original Nokia C6, but the newer handset lacks the slide-out QWERTY keyboard, although the C6-01 does...

Sep, 2010

Expert review by: Cosmin Vasile (softpedia.com)

Nokia C6-01 Review - The Cheapest Symbian^3 Phone

 

Following in the footsteps of its Nokia C6-00 predecessor, the C6-01 effortlessly competes on the smartphone market. Although the handset is not on top of the food chain per se, it does offer features that are vastly superior to most devices in the...

Beside its premium look and solid build, the C6-01 is an all-rounder in all aspects. It does good pictures, excellent audio quality, outstanding data speeds and includes the best hardware that the Finnish manufacturer can muster

The worse things about the C6-01 is the low battery life, as well as the 'unattractive' mobile platform. Fixed-focus for camera and the lack of a document viewer are other downsides of the phone

Expert review by: Martyn Brett (techradar.com)

Nokia C6-01 review

 

Can the cheapest Symbian^3 phone to date offer good value?

Familiar interface ; Customisable Home screens ; Good camera ; Ovi Maps and Store

Heavy and thick ; Some UI oddities ; No converter app ; Needs larger memory card

The Nokia C6-01 is the cheapest Symbian^3 handset to date - it's a definite update to the likes of the Nokia 5800 XpressMusic, and also comes with a relatively large amount of technology under the surface too considering its smaller dimensions.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Dave Oliver (pocket-lint.com)

Nokia C6-01 - Pocket-lint

 

As former Channel 4 controller Michael Jackson probably gets sick of saying, the name may be familiar, but the similarities end there. Nokia released a

8-megapixel camera with dual LED flash, AMOLED screen, sturdy build, FM radio

Symbian 3 still clunky and awkward compared to rivals, ugly web browser, touch sensitivity on screen not the best

Nokia seems to have settled into a bit of rut, producing decent, dependable, workmanlike handsets which get their various jobs done, but with little flair or fun. The heart of the problem seems to be the Symbian OS, which despite its recent update to 3...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Nokia C6-01 smartphone (preview)

 

The Nokia C6-01 features an 8-megapixel camera with dual LED flash, 720p HD video recording and a 3.2in AMOLED touchscreen.

AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, ClearBlack Display (CBD), 8-megapixel camera, HD video recording

No solid verdict on Symbian^3

Sep, 2010

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (goodgearguide.com.au)

Nokia C6-01 smartphone

 

The Nokia C6-01 -- not to be confused with the older, QWERTY-keyboard-equipped C6 -- is a new "compact" full touchscreen smartphone that runs the late...

AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, ClearBlack Display (CBD), 8-megapixel camera, HD video recording

No solid verdict on Symbian^3

The Nokia C6-01 is a new "compact" full touchscreen smartphone that runs the latest version of Nokia's Symbian operating system -- Symbian^3. The C6-01 boasts a 3.2in AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, and also utilises a ClearBlack Display (CBD).

Sep, 2010

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5 / 8

Navigation

GPS:No / Yes