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Nokia 515

alaTest has collected and analyzed 391 reviews of Nokia 515. 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. Opinions about the portability and performance are on the whole positive. The design and usability also get good feedback. Opinions about the GPS navigation and reliability are different, and the social networking functionality and reception get negative opinions.

size, usability, design, performance, portability

reception, social network

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Nokia 515 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 515

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 user reviews of Nokia 515 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the durability and battery. The design and portability also get good views, whereas there are some less positive comments about the size and reception.

usability, portability, design, battery, durability

performance, price, reliability, reception, size

69% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Vodafone Nokia 515 Pay as you go Handset - BlackVodafone Nokia 515 Pay as you go Handset - Black

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Nokia 515 review: Time machine

 

They certainly don't make them like that anymore. Been a while though and we're not sure if this is a compliment. It's been long enough since speed dial was invented. And T9 predictive text. Or color displays. So, what's the Nokia 515 doing here?

Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE support ; dual-band 3G with HSDPA ; 2.4" 262K-color 240 x 320 TFT display ; Corning Gorilla Glass 2 display protection ; S40 6th edition ; 5MP camera with LED flash, face detection, panorama, QVGA video recording ; 256MB...

More expensive than some smartphones ; No touchscreen ; No Wi-Fi ; No automatic screen brightness control ; No smart dialing

Return of the candybar? Well, not quite. Candybars have nowhere to return from because they've always been around. We haven't been seeing much of them for a good couple of years now but, you know, there's been more interesting stuff going around. And...

Nov, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, ADPCM, AWB, eAAC+, HE-AAC, LPCM, M4A, MIDI, MP3, WAV / AAC, AAC+, ADPCM, eAAC+, HE-AAC, LPCM, MIDI, MP3, XMF / AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, HE-AAC, LPCM, M4A, MIDI, MP3, WAV, XMF / AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, HE-AAC, LPCM, M4A, MIDI, MP3, XMF / AAC, AAC+, AMR, HE-AAC, LPCM, M4A, MIDI, MP3, WAV, XMF / NRT, AAC, AWB, M4A, MIDI, MP3, MXMF, WAV
FM radio: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:32
Ringer type:MP3 / Polyphonic
Speakers:STEREO
Voice codecs:AMR, AMR-NB / AMR-NB / AMR-NB, AMR-WB, EFR, FR, G.711, G.726, G.729 / AMR-NB, AMR-WB, G.711, G.726, G.729, iLBC
Voice Recording: Yes

Call management

Auto-redialing: Yes
Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes

Camera

Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Digital Zoom:3
Face detection: Yes
Flash type:LED
Main camera resolution:2592 x 1944
Main camera resolution (numeric):5
Photo effects:Grey, Negative film, Neutral, Sepia / Grey, Negative film, Sepia
Self-timer: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Lamp, Shade, Sunny / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Lamp, Sunny / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Sunny / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Shade / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Shade, Sunny
Zoom capability: Yes

Certificates

Body SAR (EU):1.14
Head SAR (EU):1.15

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP, SAP, SDAP / A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP, SAP, SDAP, SPP / A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP, SAP, SDP, SPP
Bluetooth version:3.0
Infrared data port: No

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.1
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 240
External display:LCD / No
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS:No / Yes
GPS (satellite):No / Yes
Position location:No / Yes

Keyboard

Keyboard: Yes
Keyboard layout:Alphanumeric keypad
Navigation key: Yes

Management features

Microphone mute: Yes

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:64
Internal RAM:64
Maximum memory card size:32

Messaging

Chat: Yes
E-mail: Yes
E-mail protocols:IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Support for e-mail attachments: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
3G: Yes
Data network:2G, 3.5G, 3G, GSM, HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA / GSM, HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA / GSM, WCDMA
Near Field Communication (NFC): No
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM
WAP: No
WCDMA bands supported:900,2100
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Headphone outputs:1

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC / USB
Headset included: Yes
Manual: Yes
User guide: Yes

Phone features

Any key answer: Yes
Form factor:Bar
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Dictionary, Notes, Recorder, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Events reminder, Notes, Recorder, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Events reminder, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Games, Notes, Recorder, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Recorder, To-do list / Dictionary, Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Events reminder, Notes, Recorder, To-do list
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
SyncML: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AV output: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Power

Battery Capacity:1200
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BL-4U
Battery voltage:3.7
Standby time (2G):528 / 792
Talk time (2G):10.4
Talk time (3G):5.3

Technical Details

Alarm function: Yes
Camera included: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Gold / White
Device lock: Yes
EDGE: Yes
FM recording: Yes
GPRS: Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPEG XR, PNG, SVG, WBMP / BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, SVG / BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, SVG, WBMP / EXIF, JPG
Mobile operating systems supported:Nokia OS
Standby time:528
Subscription type:No subscription
Talk Time:10.4
Type:Entry-level phone / Feature phone
USB mass storage: Yes
Video formats supported:3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, M4V, MP4, MPEG4 / 3G2, 3GP, AVI, M4V, MP4 / 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MP4, MPEG4
Wireless Connection: Yes

Video

Frame rate:30
Preview frame rate:30
Video call: No
Video capture resolution (max):320 x 240
Video capturing speed:30
Video compression formats:3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / 3GP, AVI, H.263, MP4, MPEG4 / 3GP, AVI, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / 3GP, H.263, MP4, MPEG4 / H.263, H.264, MPEG4
Video Playback: Yes
Video playback speed:30
Video recording: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.1
Height :11.4
Volume:56.7
Weight:101.1 / 102.7
Width:4.8