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A one-time "Phone of the Year", the Nokia 6300 mobile phone offers a modern suite of features for today's consumer wrapped in a stainless steel frame, which weighs a mere 91 grams and is only 13.1mm thick.
The slim Nokia 6300 offers a 2.0-megapixel camera with zoom, expandable memory, built-in MP3 player and FM radio. You'll also never miss a text message even when your inbox is full as the phone can be set to automatically overwrite old messages with the new. All of these great functions are brought to life on the crisp 2 inch 16M colour QVGA screen.
- Compact modern design featuring sophisticated stainless-steel covers, glossy black finish, and rounded edges
- Don't forget your friends and clients numbers or details by storing up to 1000 contacts
- The large 2" 16M QVGA colour screen means users can navigate their way around with ease
- Amazing high quality photos can be taken with a 2-megapixel camera and 8 x zoom
- Take your tunes on the move with the integrated MP3 player
- Built-in Stereo FM Radio to listen to all your favourite radio shows wherever you are
Standby battery time: 2 weeks and 12 hours
Average Rating: Array / 5 from 15 reviews
cally page 3rd Jun 2009
Dislikes: quite basic
pooja goel 4th Jun 2009
Likes: long time battery run
Dislikes: slightly bulky
emma mills 4th Jun 2009
Likes: good camera
Dislikes: quite old
Tom Hawes 5th Jun 2009
Likes: easy to use
Dislikes: A little basic, poor camera
ahmed omer ahmed merghani mergha 10th Jun 2009
Likes: camera and head set and good strong type
Dislikes: eay to crash
Lilly Thompson 18th Jun 2009
Likes: The camera takes quite nice pictures.
Dislikes: The picture taking is slow and the battery runs out quite quickly.
ekta chawla 21st Jun 2009
Denise Whiskin 23rd Jun 2009
Likes: ease of use
Dislikes: the amount of built in memory
David Swindells 29th Jul 2009
Likes: easy to use
Dislikes: everyone's got one now
Angela Taylor 30th Jul 2009
Likes: Easy to use
Dislikes: Nothing really
Karen Bynoe 30th Jul 2009
Likes: ease of use, auto saves when sends texts
Dislikes: would like more facilities, buttons wearing out. centre button getting unreliable
Tracey Peach 6th Aug 2009
Likes: I love the colour Ive got it in the burgandy colour. I like the smilies I can use in texts.
Dislikes: Its heavy. Being burgandy the same colour as my sofa I often can't find it.
Jason Taylor 14th Aug 2009
Likes: Screen, ease of use
Dislikes: Reception, no gps
Wendy Collison 15th Aug 2009
Likes: Not much its very basic
Dislikes: unable to be anything other than a phone
David Swindells 27th Aug 2009
Likes: smart small stylish
Dislikes: lack of memory as standard
2G phones are digital phones
Bluetooth allows users to pair with other Bluetooth devices. This allows a wireless connection to a Bluetooth headset or carkit so that you can carry out a conversation without the need to hold your handset. Particularly useful for conversing whilst driving.
- Built-in handsfree
You can use this phone's built-in speaker to listen to incoming or outgoing calls and music handsfree.
This phone has a calculator built in.
This phone has an organiser which includes a Calendar
Almost all mobile phones now come with a built in camera and their quality is increasing to rival many stand alone point and shoot cameras. For example, the HTC Desire HD has an 8 megapixel camera, which enables you to take great photos, on the go.
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- EDGE for high speed data access
High speed data access
This phone is capable of sending and receiving email
- FM Radio
Allows you to tune into FM Radio channels, the headset is used as the antenna.
This phone has games
Stands for General Packet Radio System. This basically allows you to browse internet websites using your phone. GPRS is mainly used for text based information - getting football results, checking train timetables, reading the news etc. GPRS is not bad at downloading pictures, however it is slower than 3G. You can use GPRS to received and send Multimedia messages such as a text with a picture.
It is advisable to choose a 3G handset for decent download speeds of videos and pictures rather than GPRS, however GPRS is pretty good for text based information and pictures with lower definition.
High-Speed Circuit-Switched Data (HSCSD) is an enhancement to Circuit Switched Data, the original data transmission mechanism of the GSM mobile phone system, which is four times faster than GSM, with data rates up to 38.4 Kbps.
- Instant messaging
Instant messaging (often abbreviated simply to IM) offers real-time communication.
- Java compatible
This phone is Java compatible
- Memory expandable via MicroSD card
This allows you to expand the phone's memory using MicroSD cards. MicroSD cards are available in various sizes, the most popular being 1GB or 2GB which can hold thousands of songs and hundreds of pictures.
- Micro USB
Smaller USB, requires an adapter to convert to normal sized USB, this is normally provided with the phone
- MP3 Player
The phone includes an MP3 player which allows you to play and store music. Works in a similar fashion to normal MP3 players in that you can upload Music onto the phone's memory or onto an external memory stick (size of memory slot dependent on phone). Once the music is loaded you can listen to it either on the phone's speakers or using a pair of headphones that is compatible with the handset.
- MP3 Ringtone
You can choose an MP3 song from your MP3 player on your phone and set this as your ring tone on this phone
MPEG4 is most commonly used to store digital and digital video streams, including those defined by MPEG. It can also be used to store other data such as still images. MPEG-4 Part 14 allows streaming over the Internet and carries an officiall filename extension of .mp4, thus the container format is often referred to simply as MP4.
- Multimedia Service MMS
Allows you to send and receive picture messages
- Polyphonic ring tone
Polyphonic ringtones are ringtones that play several types of tones at a time (up to 70 in recent phones)
- Push to Talk
Similar to the system used in Walkie Talkies
- SMS - text messages
Short message service - allows you to send and receive texts
- Solid Bar
This is a solid bar design phone
- T9 Predictive Text
You can select predictive text on this phone
- 900 MHz (Europe/Brazil/Asia (ex Japan and S. Korea))
- 1800 MHz (Europe/Brazil)
- 1900 MHz (U.S./Canada/Latin America)
A USB port allows you to connect your phone to your computer
- Vibra alert
This function causes the phone to vibrate to alert the user than someone is trying to get in touch. Users sometimes use this function when they are in meetings instead of their ringer.
- Voice Command
You can set certain voice commands which are then recognised by your phone such as "call home", "call [girlfriend's name]" etc.
- Voice memo
You can save a voice memo on this phone. This is useful if something springs to mind and you son't want to forget it. You can also use the voice memo function to record a small conversation.
- WAP 2.0
Wireless Application Protocol, allows you to browse text based Internet sites