Editors Liked

  • Numerous connectivity options, performs with speed, 5MP camera with Carl Zeiss optics, Supports Flash Lite and Java websites, Qwerty keyboard, Sleek metallic design casing
  • Smaller, lighter, and cheaper than the N97. Powerful camera and multimedia performance. Free Ovi Maps GPS navigation
  • Very Good Design, Excellent Keyboard, Good Camera, Very Good Music Playback
  • Very durable; great camera; compact design
  • The Nokia N97 Mini improves on the design of the N97 with a smaller size and a more solid construction. Performance is also better and you now get free voice-guided navigation via Ovi Maps. The smartphone continues to offer a full range of wireless opt
  • Sturdy build, good camera, clear call quality
  • Compact and well made. Roomy QWERTY. Decent camera and video performance. 3.5mm headphones jack. Fully featured navigation setup and quick GPS fix
  • Well designed, Audio for the phone and player are excellent, Live Desktop makes it easy to access features, Smooth and responsive S60 UI
  • Build quality, sharp, high resolution display, full QWERTY keypad, connectivity options, audio quality, high quality supplied earphones, 8GB built-in memory, good pre-installed apps and widgets
  • Tactile, smaller keyboard; excellent Facebook app; lots of live information on the home screen; great email and GPS
  • Good build quality, Compact size, Good incall quality, Fast text entry with the QWERTY keyboard
  • Improved keypad; full range of wireless options; 3.5mm audio port; 8GB internal memory and microSD card slot; good build quality

Editors Didn't Like

  • No virtual Qwerty keyboard, No camera lens cover, Uses Arrow keys instead of Dpad, Only 8GB internal memory
  • Slow. Buggy. Mediocre keyboard
  • Inconsistent UI, Resistive Touchscreen
  • Costly; not enough memory; touch interface could be better
  • The user interface still has inconsistencies, making the phone frustrating and confusing to use. The phone's Web browser is a bit clunky to navigate and there's limited support for video codecs
  • Aging OS, poor touchscreen, awkward keyboard, sluggish
  • Symbian OS starting to feel clunky. Erratic resistive touchscreen. Camera setup needs updating. No lens cap
  • FM reception was not too good, Camera could still have better features, Battery life was quite average
  • Poor display visibility under sunlight, unimpressive camera performance, resistive touchscreen response not up to the mark, interface design not intuitive, slow scrolling in web browser
  • Lacks ‘new’ features like Facebook contact sync and Twitter app, and Ovi Store is still in its infancy. Look and Feel
  • Slow operational speed, Nothing new about the interface, Limited video codec support
  • User interface can be better; Ovi Store still immature; battery life not great with live updates activated; expensive