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Nokia 701

Nokia 701
alaScore 85

175 reviews

Dec, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 175 reviews of Nokia 701. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and usability. The screen and price also get good comments. Many are less positive about the camera and battery. There are some mixed reviews about the durability.

size, price, screen, usability, design

battery, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Nokia 701 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Nokia 701


alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Nokia 701 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on

0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2021

Consumer review ( review summary for Nokia 701


alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 user reviews of Nokia 701 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Comments about the camera and performance are on the whole positive.

connectivity, performance, camera

92% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2021

Expert review by : GSMArena team (

Nokia 701 preview: First look


The Nokia 701 is the torch bearer in a generation shift for Symbian. Belle is a bold stylistic step forward and the Nokia 701 is the first in a trio of phones that will introduce it to the world. The Nokia R&D team left nothing to chance with this one...

Sep, 2011

Expert review by : PhoneArena Team (

Nokia 701 Review


If we are asked which features we'd like improved on current smartphones, apart from the obvious contender battery life, one of our answers would be screen brightness. Average pixel density we can live with, but the brighter the display the less...

Oct, 2011

Expert review by : Clinton Jeff (

Nokia 701 Camera Samples [Images + Video]


Back at the Nokia Symbian Belle Launch in Hong Kong, we managed to get a little hands-on time with Nokia's Symbian Belle Trio. One of them, is the new Nokia...

Aug, 2011

Expert review by : Ershad.K (

Nokia 701


Should the Nokia 701 be your next Symbian phone? Yes.

Gorgeous display,Excels in music playback,Symbian Belle OS,NFC

EDoF camera takes out-of-focus close-up images,Bundled earphones are bad

Very Good

Nov, 2011

Expert review by : Abhijit Ahaskar (

Nokia 701


Symbian goes better and faster with new Symbian Belle OS along with a well-integrated NFC technology.

New OS ; NFC ; display ; camera ; build ; battery ; fast UI


Nov, 2011

Expert review by : Techtree (

Review: Nokia 701


Excellent build quality; Top-notch display; Great battery life; Free sat nav; Fluid UI; Good sound quality; NFC-ready

Fixed-focus camera; Limited number of apps; Bundled earphones are bad

The 701 is a sturdy device made of premium materials. The IPS LCD is impressive, and its sunlight legibility is unmatched. It scores over competitors with top-notch GPS navigation and superb battery performance. NFC, an FM transmitter, and TV-Out are a...

Oct, 2011

Expert review by : Sona (

Nokia 701 Review


The Nokia 701 is the new business device from Nokia coming with the Symbian Belle. Earlier it was known as the Nokia Helen. Its design is very similar to that of the Nokia C7-00, but the specs of the device and the software are very different. I must...

Bright display ; Small dimensions ; Symbian Belle OS

Fixed-camera not supporting macro shots ; Default browser has some bugs

Nokia 701 is a great smartphone that runs on a platform of Symbian ^ 3 Belle with an ARM 11 1 GHz processor and has IPS-display reflecting up to 16 million colors. This means the device is ideal for using outdoors without worrying that the display will...

Oct, 2011

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Nokia 701


The Nokia 701 is the spiritual successor to the Nokia C7, and arrives touting what Nokia boasts is the "brightest display in the world".

That's thanks to its 3.5-inch (360 x 640) AMOLED touchscreen, which uses Nokia's ClearBlack technology for excellent visibility both inside and outdoors. The screen also comes dressed in the Finns' new Symbian Belle user interface, which offers similar...

Aug, 2011

Consumer review (

stunning !


Music player is awesome and plays well , comes with a photo editor app and some kinda app to make a vid out of your pictures ( havent tryed that yet) I do have some games preinstalled angry birds and a racing game , played those and wow, very smooth...

where do I start ? 1st off it has a 1ghz CPU and its LCD. 3.5" screen is one of the best I have ever seen , and I have looked at the I-Phone , and went to best buy and saw some of their displays running and this screen IMO beats them all . It is a...

Price , kinda pricey here and can be found cheeper BUT I went with new egg because of their customer service ; Does not support Flash in web browsing , and came preloaded with quick office trial version , but I was able to uninstall it , I did the same...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

Need a nice looking smartphone ?


About the phone Nokia 701 is a thin and lightweight smartphone with the best brightest in the world 3.5 inch display also have the technology ClearBlack. The device also supports sound-pfoofing technology and ensures incredibly accurate sound. Like ...

Awesome design, good camera, easy to use, not eas

Nothing for now

Apr, 2013