Nokia 5800 VS iphone


Nokia 5800 XpressMusic is the first phone to feature a touchscreen while running on a Symbian S60 operating system. This is the new S60 5th Edition. Otherwise it is a mid-level phone featuring 3.2-inch 640×360 pixels display, 3.2MP camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3.5 G and 3.5mm jack.

Apple iPhone 3G adds support of 3G HSDPA fast data and GPS. It has the same screen, camera, OS and memory (8 or 16GB) as the first one, and almost the same design but now will accept any 3.5mm headphones. It will run on the new software version which support third party application.

Feature Nokia 5800 Apple iPhone 3G

Touch user interface optimised for
one-hand use with tactile feedback two-hand usage, multitouch

Screen 640 x 360 pixels (nHD) 480-by-320-pixel resolution at 163 ppi

Keys and input method

Stylus, finger and hand-writing

voice commands

plain text (IMAP, POP, SMTP, Mail for Exchange)

HTML (IMAP, POP, SMTP, Mail for Exchange)

Web browsing

HTML, XHTML, WML, Javascript, Flash

HTML, XHTML, WML, Javascript, no Flash


free maps on the phone, voice navigation (optional), walk mode

online maps only


3.2 MP, Carl Zeiss, dual LED flash
2 MP


640×480, 30 fps, front camera for calls

no video, no front camera

Music and audio playback
stereo FM radio,

3.5mm jack, direct music store, not so easy sync

easy sync, PC/Mac for music store


mp3, video, lot of built-in

crappy built-in, more available to purchase


2G talk 8.8h, 3G talk 5h, standby 400h

2G talk 10h, 3G talk 5h, standby 300h

Browsing time



Video playback time



Music playback




8-16 GB, hot swap

8, 16GB


v2.0, tethering, sending files, vCard, A2DP (stereo sound), AVRCP (remote control)

v2.0, mono, no tethering, no sending files

Call extras

caller name said during ring, video call


stereo, very good (says Nokia)


profiles, themes, ring tones


active standby with calendar, todo etc.

passive standby with photo

photo and video editor photo editor


Red, blue, black

white, black


MicroSD, TV Out

nokia 5800 and iphone


Smape have done some review between nokia 5800 and iphone Apple. They give every point on the each criteria compared. The result is shown as below. Read more over at smape.

Round 1: Weight

Nokia 5800- 109g

Round 2: Screen size

Nokia 5800-3.2 inches
iPhone- 3.5inches

Round 3: Camera

Nokia 5800- 3.2 megapixels, Dual LED Flash and Carl Zeiss lens
iPhone- 2 megapixels

Round 4: Storage

Nokia 5800-8GB microSD card expandable to 16GB
iPhone- 8Gbmicro SD card or 16GB

Round 5: Operating System

Nokia 5800- Symbian S60
IPhone- iPhone OS

Round 6: Size

Nokia 5800- Height 111mm, Width 51.7 mm Depth, 15.5 mm
iPhone- Height- 115.5mm , Width 62.1mm, Depth 12.3 mm

Round 7: Headphones - a 3.5 jack means NORMAL 'phones

Nokia 5800- 3.5 mm jack
IPhone- 3.5mm jack

Round 8: Music Options

5800- Comes with Music service, free downloads for 1000 songs
IPhone- iTunes store, you log on, pay etc.

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