Nokia 5800 XpressMusic User Manual & Specifications

As long as we knew, Nokia 5800 is the most famous Nokia XpressMusic Series among all Nokia Phone fans / lovers. Personally, because we are not one of those fans, we can’t figure out why this 5800 Xpress Music by Nokia bacome the most famous one in comparison to others XPressMusic Family (Series), likes Nokia 5530 XpressMusic for example.

Just likes others Nokia XPress Music, Nokia 5800 XpressMusic also comes with combination between Candy Bar form factor and Touchscreen User Interface with no Physical Qwety or Traditional Keyboard / Keypad. Usually this combination can be named as Touch Bar form factor design.

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide Specs Overview

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide - Specs Overview

Without a doubt, the OS installed inside the Nokia 5800 must be the Symbian OS. According to Official Page of Nokia 5800 for UK region (, this Device runs under Symbian OS version 9.4, Series 60 R5. Along with Symbian Operating System, this Device also armored with ARM 11 Processor at speed of 434Mhz and works with 128MB RAM. For internal and external storage memory, this Handset has 81MB built-in memory and 8GB microSD Card included (the microSD card slot can held up to 16GB).

Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Manual User Guide Resume

In the past, we deliberately not write directly anything that you could find in the User Manual of the Phone / Smartphone. Therefore, you may noticed that our old posting / writing aren’t consist a tutorial how you could do or take an action with your Phone. You need to download the PDF User Guide / User Manual before you could find what you been looking for. But recently we change our mind due to so many visitor that need a fast and quick answer on how to perform something with the Phone. The most wanted tutorial is Hard Reset / Master Reset a.k.a Factory Data Reset.

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide Keys Parts Resume

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide - Keys Parts - Resume

Here are some condition that you may need to do Hard Reset action: Your phone got black out, your Nokia 5800 XpressMusic had appears hang or stop responding so many time, You setting make you confused on how to get back to original setting, or your phone touch screen got flickering. On page 106, these are the steps instruction that you should do in order to restore your 5800 to original Setting: Tap Menu > Setting and Phone > Phone Management > Factory Setting. By doing this all you data and application would be erased and your phone would be back “in condition” just like you power it on for the first time. That why you should back up all your data (photos, video, music, etc).

To closer look on understanding your Nokia 5800 XpressMusic, you can learn it from the picture that we shared above. It is a picture of Keys and Parts Layout of the Phone that consists an information regarding the locations and name of the keys or parts. Such as the Power key, the Charger connector, the Earpiece, the front facing camera, the dual LED Flash, the Dedicated Camera, Music, Volume Keys, Pen stylus compartment and more. The detail of this tutorial you can also find on page 10 under “Get Started > Key Part” section of the User Manual of Nokia 5800.

Another tutorial that you could find including how you can pairing the bluetooth, connect to Wi-Fi Hostpot, using the Phone as a Navigator device to find your ways to your destination (using AGPS with Nokia Maps), Learning to download application from Ovi Store, Playing the Music or download the music, and more, getting close on troubleshooting that usually appears with the Phone, and more.

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Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Specifications

As a “Touch Phone”, Nokia 5800 comes with TFT Resistive Touchscreen with 16M colors and has Diagonal Diameter Display size for 3.2 inches. One of the best feature along with this Touchscreen is that the Display supports Handwriting Recognition, even it already equipped with Pen Stylus and a tools to write and hand typing. For the Resolution of the Display, it has 360 x 640 pixels. Auto Rotate with Accelerometer Sensor and Auto turn of while in call mode with Proximity Sensor also another features of the Display of Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide Specifications

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide - Specifications

Actually the Data Networks Technology used by this Phone could varied depend on the Country and also it’s Carrier. Herein, we just wanna let you know the GSM Version of this 5800 XpressMusic Network Technology. In American Version the 3G networks uses HSDPA 850/1900 Mhz, but others may used HSDPA 900/2100Mhz. Though for GSM 2G it uses the same quad band 850/ 900 /1800 /1900 Mhz. The 3G supports up to 3.6Mbps (download HSDPA). For Wireless connectivity to the internet you can use Wi-Fi WLAN IEEE 802.11 though it only support for b/g types (UPnP technology supports), or using your Wireless Stereo Headset via Bluetooth version 2.0 or transferring you huge data file to from PC Desktop using microUSB version 2.0.

As a Smartphone that been released 3 years ago, precisely on November 2008, using 3.2 Megapixel Camera with Carl Zeiss Optics, dual LED Flash and Auto Focus made this Nokia 5800 Xpress Music the leader on Smartphone at that time (High-end Technology), though if we compare to this day, this features spec may be out of date. It support also for Video Recording up to VGA@30fps, Red Eye Reduction, Dedicated Camera Keys, Photo Editor, direct Printing and Geo-Tagging feature. There is also front facing QVGA camera installed in the font panel of the body of the Phone. We can say that this 5800 Xpress Music attached with Dual Camera.

As an XPressMusic Phone, Nokia 5800 installed with Nokia Music Manager, Nokia Music Store, and also Dedicated Music Keys and Volume Keys. The Music Player can be handle most of file formats such as MP3, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, AMR and WAV. Playlist, Artist, Album, Bass Booster, Stereo WIdening, Loudness also some features that you can try inside Nokia 5800 Music Player. The Phone also has intergrated Stereo Speaker with Surround Sound for Clear Hi-Fi SOund quality with dedicated Audio Chip. For Video Player the Phone can plays MPEG4, 3GPP (H.264, H.263), MP4 and WMV9.

For another applications and features you can read as follows: GPS with AGPS supports, Nokia Map 2.0 Touch, FM Radio with RDS, POP3/IMAP/SMPT Email Client, Web Browser, 3D Games Bounce and Global Race, Flash Lite 3.0, Java TM MIDP 2.0, Alarm Clock, Calendar, and more.

The Picture that we gave you above is one body colors of Nokia 5800 XpressMusic: The Red one. In fact, there are two additional colors that available for this gadget: The Black color and the Blue color.

Table of Contents of Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Manual User Guide English

Your Device
Make Calls
Write Text
Contacts (phonebook)
Personalise YOur Device
Music Folder
Positioning GPS;
About GPS
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
Hold Your Device Correctly
Tips on Creating GPS connections
Position Requests
GPS Data
Positioning Settings,
Maps Overview
View Location & Map
Map View
Change the Look of the Map
Download and Update Map
About Positioning Methods
Find a Location
View Location Details
Save Places and Routes
View and Organise Places / Routes
Send Places to Your Friends
Synchronize your Favorites
Get Voice Guidance
Drive to Your Destination
Navigation View
Get Traffic and Safety Information
Walk to Your Destination
Plan a Route,
Data Connections & Access Points
Network Settings
Wireless LAN
Access Points
Active Data Connections
Bluetooth Connectivity
PC Connections
Administrative Settings,
Share Online
Nokia Video Centre
Web Browser
Ovi Store
Other Applications
Green Tips Index
Product and Safety Information

Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Manual User Guide PDF Download English Spanish French German Italian

This Picture below is the tutorial that available on page 11 page 12 under (Insert SIM Card and Insert Battery sub-chapter) and on page 21 and page 22 under “You Device > Memory Card” Chapter on the User Manual PDF of Nokia 5800 XpressMusic that we already capture and re-arrange for you for quick reference how you can start with your phone: Opening the back cover casing, assemble the batter, insert and install microSD Card and SIM Card, and more.

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide Open Back Cover Assemble Battery Insert SIM Install MicroSD Card Close Remove PDF Download

Nokia 5800 Xpress Music Manual User Guide - Open Back Cover Assemble Battery Insert SIM Install MicroSD Card Close Remove - PDF Download

Actually, the User Guide and Quick Start Guide of Nokia 5800 XpressMusic is already included along with the package box of the Phone in paper edition, but in the case you wanna know other version language or the online version in PDF File, you can download from the links that we gave you below. It available for English, Spanish, German, French, and Italian Languages. For English version, you can also read online at this page on “Read Online” Tab Section. Enjoy!

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  1. Janice Maddison says

    How do I keep the key pad visable after contacting the provider to do a ‘Top Up’. As I need to press further numbers i.e Press 1 to top up using a voucher, Press 2 to top up using a credit card?

    Hope you can help?

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