Nokia N79 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
Discover all the technical specs of the Nokia N79 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
Added by Richard Taylor on 05.16.14 | Last update 02.18.20
Nokia N79 is a 2008 smartphone. It measures 110 x 49 x 15 mm and weighs 97 g. It has a TFT display measuring 2.4" inches. The resolution is 240 x 320 and 167 ppi pixel density.
There is Single front camera with 0.3 MP. The main camera is Single with 5 MP.
It runs on 369 MHz ARM 11 CPU with 50 MB memory. The battery is 1200 mAh.
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Nokia N79 specs
|Brand and model
|| 110 x 49 x 15 mm (4.33 x 1.93 x 0.59 in)
||97 g (3.42 oz)
||Canvas white, Seal grey, Petrol black
||1200 mAh, Removable Li-Ion
Stand by time- Up to 372 h (2G) / Up to 305 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 5 h 30 min (2G) / Up to 3 h 30 min (3G)
|Approximate price||180 EUR
|Screen to body ratio||33.1%
||240 x 320 px
|PPI /points per inch/
|| - Touch-sensitive Navi wheel
Camera and Video
|Rear camera, main
-5 MP, AF
||Carl Zeiss optics, LED flash
|Front camera, selfie
VGA videocall camera
|Operating system OS
||Symbian OS 9.3, Series 60 v3.2 UI
|- 369 MHz ARM 11
||microSD, up to 8 GB (dedicated slot), 4 GB included
Communication and Connectivity
||GSM / HSPA
Show all network frequencies:
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
||HSPA 3.6/0.384 Mbps
||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, UPnP & DLNA technology
||Yes, with A-GPS; Nokia Maps
SAR - 1.42 W/kg (head) 1.10 W/kg (body)
SAR EU - 1.17 W/kg (head)
Music and Audio
||Stereo FM radio, RDS; FM trans
- Sensors - Accelerometer
- MP4/WMV/H.264 player
-Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
-Push to Talk
-Predictive text input
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Frequently Asked Questions
The base approximate price of the Nokia N79 was around 180 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2008, August.
The weight of the Nokia N79 is 97 g.
The screen size of the Nokia N79 is 2.4" inches.
The size of the Nokia N79 is 110 x 49 x 15 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
No, it does not support fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports Google gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera
and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key.
If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.