Nokia has been the leader in providing economical solutions for the masses to communicate. It has now provided a feature rich phone at a miniscule price. Nokia 1680 classic offers essential mobile phone functionality with a basic digital camera. The phone with VGA camera and video recording features one-touch access for photos and videos. It boasts ample talk time of 7hours with 424hours of standby. But where it shines is the ability to send and receive email, a voice recorder, MP3 ringtones with a 1000 entry phonebook, a multi language dictionary a hands free speaker all on its rich 64k screen. This would be an ideal first mobile phone for the not so demanding users. It uses the series 40 user interface and works on GSM 850/1900 & EGSM 900/1800.
The Nokia 1680 classic is expected to begin shipping in the second quarter of 2008 with an estimated retail price of approx $79 before subsidies and taxes.