The Nokia 5030 XpressRadio is a radio focused handset which comes with easy to use radio entertainment features & easy to use communication features. The overall size of the casing is rather compact being 44.6mm wide, 107.7mm tall & 14.5mm deep which fits neatly in the users single hands when in use. It a lightweight handset which is only 82 grams in weight therefore easily carried with the user wherever they go. The handset is available in two colour options which include a red on black coloured casing & a graphite grey on black coloured casing. This 5030 XpressRadio phone is a member of the Nokia XpressMusic range but the 5030 is a low budget model of this popular range which includes slightly higher specification handsets such as the Nokia 5130 XpressMusic & the Nokia 5330 XpressMusic.
The Nokia 5030 XpressRadio is a bar shaped handset which comes with a coloured screen which measures 1.8 Inches when measured diagonally which the user can view their menu selections, radio selections, animated colourful wallpapers & messages on for a clear & bright viewing experience. The user will find a large navigation control key positioned neatly below the 1.8 Inch screen which has a square shaped design & is large in size which makes navigating through menus an easy experience from the user. The 5030 has an easy to use keypad which allows the user to input text as well as numbers with ease.
The main features on this handset is the built in FM radio feature which comes with a built in antenna. The 5030 XpressRadio comes with dedicated radio keys which allow the user to control their radio feature easily whilst viewing on screen radio selections. The phone comes with a headphone connection point which allows the user to insert a set of compatible headphones for a more personal listening experience or the user may chose to share their radio with others when listening to their favourite station over the loud speakers. The radio can also be used along with the alarm clock feature which means the user can hear the radio as their alarm to wake them up each day. The user can enjoy approximately twenty four hours of radio playing time from a fully charged battery on the Nokia 5030.
This radio featured handset also comes with a built in messaging service known as SMS text messaging which allows the user to share messages containing text to other SMS compatible contacts which provides a quick method of communication for the user to use when a call does not suit the users needs. The Nokia 5030 can hold up to two hundred & fifty SMS messages which means the user can access older messages & store those all important messages on their phones memory. The user can enjoy a mobile gaming experience on their new phone which provides entertainment for the user on the go. The phone comes with preloaded games which include a beach rally game & Sudoku game to name a few. This compact handset comes with an integrated phone book which stores all the user's contacts numbers & names allowing the user to store up to five hundred contacts at any one time.
This compact mobile phone works on a GSM dual band network which covers GSM 900 & GSM 1900 & allows the user to enjoy using their new phone in the UK & throughout Europe but this may vary depending on the service provider. The user can recharge the battery provided with the Nokia 5030 by simply charging the handset using the power adapter provided. The user can enjoy up to ten hours of talk time from a fully charged battery & approximately five hundred & twenty four hours of standby time from a fully charged battery. The Nokia 5030 XpressRadio comes with a variety of clock & time features which include a clock with either analogue or digital display, a speaking alarm clock, a countdown timer & a stop watch for timing events.
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