Nokia 5500 Sport is one of the third edition, Nokia S60 platform (S60v3) mobile phones with version 9.1 of the Symbian operating system. It is not binary compatible with software compiled for earlier versions of the Symbian operating system. This was the first Nokia handset ever to feature text to speech and motion sensor features.
In addition to Contacts, Messaging, Calendar, and Gallery applications, the Nokia 5500 also includes a view-only Office suite and PDF Viewer.
Differentiating features include:
- Built-in 3D accelerometer: allows phone to act as pedometer/step counter.
- Swap key for quick one-key switching between phone, music, and sports modes.
- Stainless steel body: Built to resist knocks, dust and water splashes.
- Text to speech: Software to read aloud SMS and exercise data.
- Sports tracking: plans, records, and schedules workout sessions.
- Music: Unique tap commands for playing MP3 files.
- Integrated 2-megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom.
|Form factor||Bar / monoblock|
|Weight||103 grams (including battery)|
|Dimensions||107 mm x 45 mm x 18 mm (L x W x T)|
|Talk time||4 hours|
|Standby time||270 hours (Up to 10 days)|
|Battery||Li-Ion BL-5B 860 mAh|
|Operating System||Symbian OS (9.1) + Series 60 v3|
|GSM frequencies||GSM 900/1800/1900 MHz|
|GPRS||Yes, GPRS multislot class 10, up to 62.4 kbit/s|
|EDGE (EGPRS)||Yes, EDGE multislot class 10, up to 236.8 kbit/s|
|Screen Size||31 x 31 mm / 3.1 x 3.1 cm|
|Screen Resolution||208 x 208 pixels|
|Flash Light Torch||Yes|
|Camera||2.0 megapixel, 4x digital zoom (1600 x 1200, 1152 x 864, 640 x 480 pixels)|
|Video recording||Yes, QCIF (176 x 144 pixels), sub-QCIF (128 x 96 pixels)|
|Text to Speech||Yes, SMS and exercise data read out loud|
|Push to talk||Yes (Push to Talk over Cellular - PoC)|
|Java support||Yes, MIDP 2.0|
|Built-in memory||8 MB|
|Memory card slot||Yes, microSD (Expandable up to 2 GB)|
|Hot Swappable Memory card slot||No|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)|
|USB Mass Storage class support||Yes, via Pop-Port|
|Data cable support||Yes|
|Browser||WAP 2.0 XHTML / HTML. Comes standard with a full Web browser|
|Music player||Yes, stereo, MP3, AAC, AAC, eAAC and WMA playback support|
|Radio||Yes, FM Stereo with Visual Radio client|
|Ringtones||Yes, Monophonic, Polyphonic, True Tones and MP3|
|Synchronization||PC: Nokia PC Suite, Over the Air: SyncML|
Price (Indian Rupees): Average Current Market Price: Rs.12850