The Nokia E71 mobile phone is another great device from Nokia which is also considered as business-oriented smartphone with enhanced connectivity and support for corporate e-mail services. Like other renowned Blackberry mobile phones, it is also packed with features for both personal and professional needs. It also includes Microsoft Exchange which is world's most widely used corporate email solution. It is tablet shaped, with a full QWERTY keyboard at the bottom of the display thus making everything easier.
The Nokia E71 mobile phone runs on Symbian OS 9.2 with S60 Feature Pack. This phone has a 3.2 mega pixel camera with flash and zoom which is good enough. VGA video recording (320x240px) quality is great for capturing precious moments. The music playback time is 18 hours and thereabouts but sadly 3.5mm missing and there is only a 2.5mm port. Nokia devices are known for its battery life and this too has 1500 mAh battery that can last for 10 hours of GSM/2G talk time.
The Nokia E71 is loaded with microSD 8 GB memory and 110 MB internal memory for apps. The buttons on the keypad are very efficient and can easily be pressed. The battery life of Nokia E71 is also very good. The talk time available on the phone is approximately 10.5 hours with the standby time of 17 days. The handset comes with a 3.2-megapixel camera at the back that has video recording in QVGA quality at 15 frames/second. Connectivity options are plenty and include Bluetooth, WLAN, Wi-Fi, GPRS, Edge and a 3G HSDPA support.
The E71 score high when it comes to ergonomics, design and functionality. Those who are looking for a powerful but sleek messaging-orinted smartphone, Nokia E71 will serve their purpose to a great extent but you have to pay a hefty price for that.