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Nokia 5000

alaTest has collected and analyzed 504 reviews of Nokia 5000. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the price and portability are generally positive. The design and usability are also appreciated, but there are some critical reviews about the durability and sound. The reception and GPS navigation get mixed reviews.

size, usability, design, portability, price

performance, sound, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Nokia 5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Nokia 5000 from 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 People are impressed by the reliability. The portability also gets good feedback, but some have doubts about the durability and screen.

portability, reliability

screen, durability

64% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Apr, 2017

Expert review by: Mobile Fone Reviews (

Nokia 5000


The Nokia 5000 is a modest looking phone that is fun and funky. It comes with a choice of three coloured casings that the user can choose from. The handset comprises a large 2-inch QVGA TFT display screen and includes a 1.3 mega-pixel camera with some...

May, 2008

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Nokia 5000


The Nokia 5000 weighs in at 74g and sizes up at 106x46x11mm. It has a 1.3-megapixel camera with support for video capture and has SMS, MMS and email support. With an FM radio and music player (MP3,AAC,WAV,ARM formats supported), it has a battey life of...

Sep, 2008

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (

Nokia 5000


Simple and slimline design for a low price.

Design, ease of use, price

No removable storage, keypad is a little small

The Nokia 5000 will suit users after a basic handset for calls and messages, but multimedia buffs should look elsewhere as there is no removable storage.

Dec, 2008

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (

Nokia 5000


Simple and slimline design for a low price.

Design, ease of use, price

No removable storage, keypad is a little small

Dec, 2008

Expert review by: Mobile Gazette (

Nokia 5000


Another low-cost entry level phone from Nokia, but the Nokia 5000 manages to squeeze a QVGA screen, Bluetooth and an FM radio into a handset costing less than -100.

Apr, 2008

Expert review by: (

Nokia 5000 Review- Answering Needs


What we absolutely admire about this phone is that it still has a Bluetooth connection. In the day and age of file sharing, it feels like a crime is committed against you when you don't have a Bluetooth connection on your phone. Thank you Nokia for...

Consumer review by: Emma (

This phone is rubbish! Keeps cutting out


This phone is rubbish! Keeps cutting out - I lost all of my numbers, photos and messages etc when it cut out one time and have had to have it repaired twice!Camera is bad, memory is ok apart from if you take more than 2 photos and not reliable en...

Feb, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Nokia 5000


i brought this phone for my son who is only 12 and he is really pleased with it. It is lilght to carry in his trouser pocket and has everything he wanted


Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: David (

Nokia 5000


Quallty phone, usual nokia standard

Not enough memory or any card slot, poor design on nokias part

May, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Nokia 5000


easy to use and compact

radio signal is week and sound is low

May, 2009

Product Specifications


FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:24
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Voice Recording: Yes


Built-in Camera: Yes
Main camera resolution:1280 x 1024
Main camera resolution (numeric):1.2 / 1.3


Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.82

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Infrared data port: No


Display diagonal:5.08
Display number of colours:65536 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320 / 320 x 240
External display number of colours:65536 colours
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No
Position location:N


Compatible memory cards: No
Flash card support:No / Yes
Internal Memory:12


Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


Data network:EDGE, GPRS / GPRS
SIM card capability:Single SIM
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other features

Bundled software:Opera Mini 4, Dynamo Easy Flash II
Interface:Dynamo Easy Flash II
Networking type:EGSM, GSM / EGSM/GSM / GPRS/EDGE
Operating Frequency:850, 900, 1800, 1900 / 850/1900 / 850/900/1800/1900
Playable formats:MP3, AAC, WAV, ARM, MIDI / MP3/AAC/WAV/ARM/MIDI
Smartphone: No
Video capability: Yes
Wireless Technology:GPRS, EGPRS, DARP

Phone features

Form factor:Bar
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer / Calculator, Calendar / Calculator, Calendar, Notes
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Battery Capacity:700
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BL-4B / BL-4U
Standby time (2G):330 / 336
Talk time (2G):4.45 / 4.5 / 4.75

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black / Blue / Green / Purple
Image formats supported:JPG


Video call: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.1 / 10.6
Height :1.1 / 10.6
Width:4.5 / 4.6
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