Expert Review of Nokia 112 Red
Nokia 112 comes with the dimensions of 10.4 mm x 46.9 mm x 15.4 mm and weighs 85.5 grams. The 1.8 inch TFT screen works at a resolution of 128 X 160 pixels along with 65k colours. The screen also works at a pixel density of 114 ppi. The device comes with loads of multimedia features including the music player that makes sure that the user gets to listen to his/her favourite musical tracks that are compatible with the formats MIDI, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MP3, WMA 9, AAC LC, GSM FR, WMA 10, WMA 10 Pro, a-law and mu-law. You can also watch videos with remarkable quality with the provision of the video player that is supported by the formats WMV, 3GPP, AVI and ASF. The VGA camera makes sure that the user gets to click pictures with clarity and accuracy. The camera works at a resolution of 640 by 480 pixels and also facilitates video recording. The device comes with an internal memory of 16 MB which is rather small and only allows the user to store 1000 phonebook entries. But there is a microSD card slot that makes the device flexible in terms of memory and allows the user to stretch the memory of the device up to 32 GB. This allows the user to keep a large collection of data which may include music files, video files, games, images and other applications. Numerous data connectivity features offered by the device include the GPRS and EDGE technology. The GPRS feature makes sure that the user gets to navigate to his/her destination with ease and comfort. There is no Wi-Fi but the user can surf the web with Nokia web browser, WAP 1.1 and Series 40 OSS Browser. The bluetooth facility allows the user to connect with foreign devices and exchange data with it where the nature of the data may be anything including songs, videos, games and pictures. There is also the facility of Stereo FM radio with RDS and FM recording that lets the user access the popular radio stations. The device is powered by the standard lithium ion battery of 1400 mAh that makes sure that the user gets to work with the device for substantial period of time without being disturbed. The Dual SIM facility allows the user to keep two seperate numbers in the same device.
User Interface and UI functionality
Nokia 112 comes with a 1.8 inch screen that gives a resolution of 128 X 160 pixels along with a pixel density of 114 ppi. As far as the dimensions of the device are concerned, it comes with a length of 110.4 mm, a breadth of 46.9 mm and a height of 15.4 mm. Weighing 108 grams, the device also has a pin that supports a 3.5 mm jack that can be used for attaching earphones to it.
Nokia 112 comes with a music player that allows the user to listen to the popular musical tracks that are compatible with formats MIDI, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MP3, WMA 9, AAC LC, GSM FR, WMA 10, WMA 10 Pro, a-law and mu-law. The music can be heard by the user through the loudspeakers or through the earphones that can be attached to the device with the help of a 3.5 mm jack. There is also the facility of a video player that makes sure that the user gets access to their favourite videos. The video player is compatible with the formats WMV, 3GPP, AVI and ASF.
Pictures and Video quality
Nokia 112 comes powered by the VGA camera that gives a resolution of 640 X 480 pixels. The camera allows the user to click pictures and shoot videos with clarity and comfort.
Nokia 112 allows the user to surf the web through Nokia web browser, WAP 1.1 and Series 40 OSS Browser. There is also the GPRS facility that makes sure that the user gets to keep track of the desired location without any inconvenience and discomfort.
Internal and External Memory
Nokia 112 comes with an internal memory of 16 MB which is very small but the shortage here is made up for by the presence of a microSD card slot that allows the user to expand the memory of the device up to 32 GB thereby letting him/her keep a large collection of data. The data that can be stored in the device may include music files, video files, images and games.
Applications and Gaming
Nokia 112 comes loaded with some preinstalled java games that keeps the user busy and entertained. The quality of the games as compared to some of the higher range smartphones is not that great. For the price range in which the device features in, the games are pretty decent.
Nokia 112 comes powered by the standard lithium ion battery of 1400 mAh that makes sure that the user gets to enjoy all the features of the device without his/her entertainment being cut short. The battery allows the user to get a talk time of up to 14 hours and a standby time of up to 840 hours. The device also allows the user to play continuous music for up to 27 hours.
Nokia 112 comes with loads of data connectivity features like the GPRS facility that allows the user to navigate to their desired locations without getting lost. There is also the bluetooth feature that makes sure that the user gets to connect with other devices and transfer data to that device or receive data from it. The data exchanged may include music files, video files, images and games. The bluetooth supports version 2.1 profile. There is also the EDGE facility but there is no provision for Wi-Fi.
Nokia 112 when compared to Nokia 110, has a lot of similarities. The design is also very similar. Nokia 112 has a better battery life with 1400 mAh as compared to 1020 mAh. Nokia 112 gives a talk time of 14 hours as compared to 10.30 hours talk time of Nokia 110. Similarly the standby time for Nokia 112 is up to 840 hours as compared to the 636 hours given out by Nokia 110.