Nokia 2690 is an affordable internet enabled GSM phone offering fast internet. With EDGE internet support, Nokia 2690 offers you faster internet access than the Nokia 2220 Slide which is another affordable internet GSM phone, but offering only GPRS. Nokia 2690 will bring fast internet to new markets as a result of its very attractive price. Nokia 2690 is packed with features to keep you entertained and informed: music player, video player, Stereo FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack, and Nokia Life Tools. Nokia 2690 is currently available in Nigeria.
Experience fast internet on a cheap mobile phone
Nokia 2690 comes with EDGE, which offers faster internet access on GSM. Faster internet access means an improved web experience when finding latest news, searching for information, and catching up with your friends in social networking sites. Nokia 2690 features a WAP/XHTML browser, enabling you to browse WAP pages and websites tailored for mobile browsing as well as full websites. The built-in browser comes with features like bookmarking, feeds, saving passwords, and all other features you expect from a standard browser.
Messaging and connectivity
Once you setup the Nokia 2690 built-in email client, you will access your web email while on the move. Nokia 2690 comes with the Ovi mail, which is a free email service from Nokia. With your Ovi email address you can send and receive email messages. A free email built into a phone will surely make email messaging available to thousands of new people.
Nokia 2690 supports short-range wireless connectivity via Bluetooth 2.0. You can transfer files from/to your computer wirelessly via Bluetooth as well as share content wirelessly with other Bluetooth enabled devices. With Bluetooth, and Nokia 2690’s built-in internet modem, you can connect your computer to the internet using Nokia 2690 as a wireless modem. USB 2.0 interface is provided for Nokia 2690 and with it you can achieve the same as with Bluetooth but in a wired domain. USB offers short-range connectivity via a USB cable.
Display and Camera
Nokia 2690 features a 1.8-inch TFT display offering a resolution of 128 x 160 pixels and a colour depth of 256,000. The display is modest in size, but the quality of image is great. The display of Nokia 2690 is of the same size as that on Nokia 2220 Slide, but Nokia 2690 offers better quality display for web pages, videos, images, and photos. Capture the world around you with the built-in VGA 640 x 480 pixels camera, same as in Nokia 2220, but Nokia 2690 comes with video recording, a feature that is not available on Nokia 2220. You can share your photos with friends using the MMS feature.
Media and Storage
Download contents like games, apps, and videos at the Nokia Ovi Store to keep you entertained. Nokia 2690 is also enabled to download music, ringtones, wallpapers, and pictures. However, you will need to install datacard to enjoy these multimedia features. Nokia 2690 can support up to 8GB MicroSD datacard. Nokia 2690 comes with a built-in FM radio.
Supports Nokia Life Tools
Nokia 2690 supports Nokia Life Tools, which is a service from Nokia that provides timely and relevant information customized to the user’s location and personal preferences directly on their mobile phones. Nokia Life Tools feature Agriculture, Education, and Entertainment information and requires no GPRS access.
Nokia 2690 is priced at around N12,000 and is available at all authorised Nokia stores in Nigeria.
Other features and specifications of Nokia 2690:
- Opera Mini browser
- 3.5mm audio jack
- up to 8GB MicroSD datacard
- GSM Quad-band (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
- 2,000 entries phone book
- Voice memo
- Predictive texting T9
- email/push email/IM
- Music player (mp3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA)
- Video player (Mpeg4, WMA, 3GP)
- Stereo FM Radio with RDS
- Photo editor
- Flash Lite 3.0 preloaded
- Java MIDP 2.1
- WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML
- Battery capacity: 860 mAh
- Standby: 336 hours
- Talktime: 4.5 hours
Nokia 2690 is available at all Nokia authorised dealer shops throughout Nigeria. The major advantage of buying your Nokia mobile phones and other Nokia accessories and enhancements from an authorized Nokia dealer is that you are guaranteed to buy a genuine Nokia product. You also get a one-year warranty on any product you buy, plus good after sales services.
For more information on Nokia dealers, stores, sales outlets and shops in Nigeria, visit our Nokia dealer page.