Nokia 5230 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Nokia 5230 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Nokia 5230 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Nokia 5230 is a 2009 smartphone. It measures 111 x 51.7 x 15.5 mm and weighs 115 g. It has a TFT display measuring 3.2" inches. The resolution is 360 x 640 and 229 ppi pixel density.

There is front camera with 0 MP. The main camera is Single with 2 MP.

It runs on 434 MHz ARM 11 CPU with 70 MB, 128 MB RAM memory. The battery is 1320 mAh.

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Nokia 5230 specs

General specs

Brand and model

Nokia 5230

Release date

2009, August


111 x 51.7 x 15.5 mm (4.37 x 2.04 x 0.61 in)


115 g (4.06 oz)


Black, White


1320 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion

Battery life

Stand by time- Up to 432 h (2G) / Up to 432 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 7 h (2G) / Up to 4 h 30 min (3G)
Music play - Up to 33 h

Approximate price80 EUR





resistive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

3.2" inc

Screen area

28.2 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

360 x 640 px

PPI /points per inch/

229 PPI

Other - Handwriting recognition

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

2 MP, Single

Camera specs

-2 MP

Video 480p@30fps
Front (selfie) camera

0 MP,



Operating system OS

Symbian 9.4, Series 60 rel. 5

Processor CPU

- 434 MHz ARM 11

External memory

microSD, up to 16 GB (dedicated slot)

Internal memory

70 MB, 128 MB RAM


Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Mini-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 3.6/0.384 Mbps
GPRS Class 32
Edge Class 32
Wi-Fi No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS; Nokia Maps
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 2.0, A2DP
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.01 W/kg (head)     0.91 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 1.08 W/kg (head)    

Music and Audio

Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity
- MP4/H.264/WMV player
-MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
-Photo editor
-Voice memo/dial
-Predictive text input
- Also known as Nokia 5230 Nuron
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Nokia. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Nokia may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Nokia 5230 - comments and opinions

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tamuka chikanganise

2022-08-09 11:44:19

want this nokia 5230

Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Nokia 5230 was around 80 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2009, August.
The weight of the Nokia 5230 is 115 g.
The screen size of the Nokia 5230 is 3.2" inches.
The size of the Nokia 5230 is 111 x 51.7 x 15.5 mm (HxWxD).

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Year 2008 2010 2009 2009
Screen 3.2 "
3.5 "
LED-backlit IPS LCD
2.9 "
3.2 "
Camera Single
3.15 MP
5 MP
3.15 MP
3.15 MP
Weight 109 gr 137 gr 107 gr 109 gr
Battery 1320 mah 1420 mah 1000 mah 1320 mah
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