Nokia, a Finnish multinational communications corporation is the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile phones. Nokia’s vision is a world where everyone can be connected. The Nokia 1011 was the first GSM mobile phone designed by Nokia mobiles and Nokia mobiles became the global leader in the mobile phones market in the year 1998. The Nokia phones have been esteemed all over the world due to their outstanding features and functions. Every coming mobile phone of Nokia comprises the most contemporary features for making its function more creative.

Nokia N8

In 2005, Nokia established it’s most popular N series. Nokia N8 is the latest smart phone that connects to people, services and places that matter the most. The Nokia N8 allows you to connect to your favorite social networks, and enjoy the latest on demand Web TV programs and Ovi Store apps. The phone comes with the newest in built satellite technology which allows you to pre plan your journey prior to setting off to your favorite destination.

Comparison of Nokia N8 with Nokia C6-01 and Nokia E7 Every handset of Nokia has some unique and exceptional features that make it prominent among many other mobile phones available in the market. Are you interested in buying a new Nokia Mobile Phone and don’t know whether to choose from Nokia C, N or E series? Wait, till you have seen the comparison of Nokia N8 with Nokia C6-01, and Nokia E7. The trio supports the Symbian^3 Operating System and boasts a candy bar design. Some of their superb features are compared below

Screen Size and Weight

Three personalized home screens on Nokia phones allow you to simply go through by an easy flick. Nokia E7 has the widest screen of all with screen size of 4 inch. Nokia phones have a screen resolution of 16:9 nHD (640 x 360 pixels) and offer AMOLED capacitive touch-screen display technology.

Available Colors

Nokia Mobiles are famous for their good-looking design and colors. All three of them have a variety in colors.

Nokia C6-01 is available in Black and Silver. Silver White Anodized aluminum casing give Nokia E7 a gorgeous look. However, Nokia N8 can be chosen from Silver White, Dark Gray, Pink, Blue and Green colors.


The Nokia N8 phone has a remarkable 12 mp camera with superior capabilities and uses Carl Zeiss Camera Optics technology. Xenon Flash offers the user, a wonderful picture quality, and is excellent for producing videos .While, Nokia C6-01 and Nokia E7 both have 8mp camera with LED flash and also don’t offer Carl Zeiss Camera Optics technology.


Nokia N8 features On Screen Keyboard and C6-01 offers touch screen. E7 has options for QWERTY keyboard, on screen alphanumeric keypad and finger touch support for text input as well.


Nokia C6-01 has internal memory of 340 MB expandable to up to 32 GB with microSD card. The Nokia N8 has 16 GB of in-built storage space, expandable up to 32 GB with a Micro SD card while Nokia E7 doesn’t have an option for Micro SD card.

Battery & Power Management

Nokia N8 and Nokia E7 both have 1200 mAh battery while Nokia C6-01 has 1050mAh battery. Also Nokia N8 can be charged with 2mm charger and have more talk time than Nokia E7 and Nokia C6-01. However, Nokia E7 has maximum standby time and does well in power management than the other two.


While Nokia C6-01 lacks Compass (Magnetometer), Nokia N8 and E7 both features

  • Orientation sensor (Accelerometer)
  • Compass (Magnetometer)
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light detector


TV Out, Class 32 EDGE, Class 32 GPRS, Quad band GSM, Penta- band WCDMA, Integrated GPS, A-GPS all are supported by Nokia C6-01, N8 and E7. There is also HDMI connectivity in N8 and E7, which allows the users to attach their phone to a HD television and they can view all videos and pictures in high definition. While HSCSD and HDMI is not supported by Nokia C6-01 and UPnP is not supported by Nokia N8. Large files and data can be simply transferred to a memory stick with the USB on the Go option in Nokia N8 and Nokia E7. Nokia C6-01 doesn’t support this feature.

Nokia C6-01, N8 and E7 all support Bluetooth v3.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11b/g.


FM Radio

Nokia N8 doesn’t have RDS support with FM radio while Nokia C6-01 & Nokia E7’s Stereo FM Radio does support RDS.


Nokia C6-01, N8 and E7 take high-quality 16:9 videos with HD quality 720p resolution, and support codec H.264, MPEG-4 formats. Video camera has settings for scene, video light, white balance, color tone and Nokia C6-01 also has a secondary camera (VGA).  Nokia N8 and E7 have Dolby Digital Plus surround sound when played with HDMI and also a home theatre and video editing software.


Nokia C6-01 includes preloaded games and you can also download games from Ovi Store. Nokia N8 and E7 use the accelerometer to play games and have dedicated graphics processor with OpenGL 2.0 which enables 3D graphics. Nokia E7 also has Native and Java games.


The three Nokia phones offer different range of applications for its users.

Nokia C6-01 features

  • Nokia Messaging
  • Social
  • Ovi Maps with free lifetime navigation, Ovi Store,Nokia Ovi Suite
  • Flashlite 4.0
  • Web TV

While Nokia N8 comes with

Key applications: Calendar, Contacts, music player, internet, messaging, photos, Ovi Store, Maps, Videos, Office document editors, Video & photo editor, Mail, Radio

  • PC Applications: Nokia Ovi Suite, Nokia Ovi Player

And Nokia E7 boasts

  • Preloaded applications

Mail for Exchange, Quickoffice dynamic premium, Adobe PDF reader, F-Secure Anti-theft for Mobile, Ovi Maps with free GPS navigation

  • PC Applications

Nokia Ovi Suite, Nokia Ovi Player

What do you think of the three Smart phones? Are you willing to compromise on the price? Then, Nokia C6-01 is the cheapest with the price of $ 279.Do you want good input options and easy to scroll keypad in your phone? Then, E7 is the choice. However, if you want the best camera, then Nokia N8 is the best option. Well, I have chosen Nokia N8 Pink as it is the finest and it suits my requirements. Do let us know which one is the finest for you…

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