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Nokia HDB-5

Nokia HDB-5
alaScore 72

22 reviews

Nov, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 reviews of Nokia HDB-5. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Comments about the size and design are generally positive. The sound and comfort are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the usability.

price, comfort, sound, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Nokia HDB-5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Nokia HDB-5 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Reviews about the usability and comfort are generally positive.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: NOKIA HDB-5 BOOM HEADSETNokia Boom Headset HDB-5

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: ATDM (

Nokia HDB-5 Boom Earset


I am a fairly advanced electronics user (including cell phones), yet in this case, the item (wired headset) was not functioning. You could hear static, or even a word or two of a conversation, which rendered the headset completely useless. I bought the...

None that I could detect

I am not a complainer, but this item was virtually non-functional. So, in this section I would be forced to classify it "As weak as it can get", because it did not work

Dec, 2006

Consumer review by: mrglottis (

Nokia HDB-5 Boom Earset


Cords are major hitches but wireless earpieces would make this product very expensive. Often, the caller on the other end gets a buzzing sound. I have to remove the boom when this happens so the other caller can hear me.

Nice design

Cord and Buzzing noise

May, 2005

Product Specifications

The Nokia Boom Headset with an answer/end button provides you convenient, portable handsfree. The "over the ear" - concept brings a trendy alternative to handsfree use. It is comfortable to wear and easy to carry with.

Audio Input

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Microphone Form Factor:Built-in
Microphone Operation Mode:Mono

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Over-the-ear
Headphones Type:Monaural
Product Type:Headphone
Sound Output Mode:Mono

Audio System

Recommended Use:Cellular phone


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Nokia HDB

Remote Control

Type: None