Nokia C3

Nokia C3


Nokia X2-01

Nokia X2-01

Nokia C3  vs   Nokia X2-01

Today let us compare the two mobile phones Nokia C3 and Nokia X2-01. The Nokia C3 is a GSM Technology phone announced in 2010, April while the Nokia X2-01 is a GSM Technology phone announced in 2010, November. The Nokia X2-01 is a relatively newer model than the Nokia C3. But both these phones were announced around the same period within a gap of about 7 months.

Both these devices Nokia C3 and X2-01 are very similar in terms of some of the key features. Both of them contain Audio Player, Video Player, Camera, Bluetooth, Speakerphone, QWERTY, GPRS and FM Radio. The X2-01 is a lighter and smaller device than Nokia C3.

Let us now compare the features of these devices in more detail.

Connectivity and communication

X2-01 does not come with WLAN, whereas, Nokia C3 comes with these features. WLANs use radio technology instead of cabling. Currently only capable of delivering speeds of 1-15Mbps, but are still under development. The Nokia C3 contains Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g WLAN. The X2-01 offers v2.1 with A2DP Bluetooth and the Nokia C3 has got v2.1 with A2DP, EDR Bluetooth. Bluetooth is an industrial specification for wireless personal area networks. Bluetooth is useful when transferring information between two or more devices that are near each other in low-bandwidth situations. The X2-01 has SMS, MMS, Email Messaging. The Nokia C3 offers SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM Messaging. MMS is an extension of SMS. It contains a much greater capacity allowing larger quantities of text as well as attached images and audio files to be sent. The multimedia messaging service helps the user to send and receive messages with photos or video with sound and text. The X2-01 comes with GPRS whereas the Nokia C3 provides Class 32 GPRS. GPRS is a packet-switched technology that enables high-speed wireless Internet and other data communications.


The X2-01 provides VGA, 640x480 pixels Camera while the Nokia C3 comes with 2 MP, 1600x1200 pixels Camera.


The X2-01 contains QWERTY keyboard and Dedicated music key Display Features and the Nokia C3 possesses QWERTY keyboard Display Features. QWERTY refers to the standard data entry keyboard. Term comes from the first six letters at the upper left of the keyboard. The QWERTY keyboard is useful for typing long text messages and e-mails, and is faster and easier to use than the standard keypad with predictive text input.

Memory and processing

The X2-01 has got microSD, up to 16GB (verified) Card slot. The Nokia C3 has microSD, up to 8GB, 2GB included Card slot. 2G is also known as Personal Communications (PCS) or digital wireless mobile communications network. It is based on circuit-switched technology where each call requires its own cell channel. The X2-01 offers Photocall Phonebook Memory and the Nokia C3 contains 1000 entries, Photocall Phonebook Memory. The X2-01 comes with Call records memory while the Nokia C3 provides Detailed, max 30 days Call records memory.


The X2-01 provides Standard battery, Li-Ion 1020 (BL-5C). The Nokia C3 comes with Standard battery, Li-Ion 1320 mAh (BL-5J). The X2-01 contains Up to 4 h 30 min Battery Talk time whereas the Nokia C3 possesses Up to 7 h Battery Talk time. Talk time gives the maximum time that a phone can transmit on a single battery charge. The X2-01 has got Up to 480 h Stand-by while the Nokia C3 has Up to 800 h Stand-by. Stand-by time gives the maximum time that a cellular telephone operating on battery power can be left on to receive calls.

Form factor

The X2-01 offers 107.5 g Weight and the Nokia C3 contains 114 g Weight. The X2-01 comes with 119.4 x 59.8 x 14.3 mm, 86.6 cc Dimensions. The Nokia C3 provides 115.5 x 58.1 x 13.6 mm, 63.2 cc Dimensions.

Other miscellaneous

The X2-01 provides MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV player , MP3/WAV/WMA/AAC player , Organizer , Voice memo and Predictive text input and the Nokia C3 comes with Social network integration , MP4/AVI/H.264/H.263/WMV player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+ player , Flash Lite v3.0 , Voice command/dial , Organizer and Predictive text input. A flashlight (also called a torch) is a portable electric spotlight which emits light from a small incandescent lightbulb, or from one or more light-emitting diodes (LEDs), can be very useful in the dark. The X2-01 contains MIDP 2.1 Java compatibility while the Nokia C3 possesses MIDP 2.0 Java compatibility. The X2-01 has got Vibration, Polyphonic(64), WAV, MP3 ringtones Alert types whereas the Nokia C3 has Vibration, MP3 ringtones Alert types. The X2-01 offers + downloadable Games. The Nokia C3 contains Downloadable Games.


Nokia C3

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