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Good: amazing screen.video recording,keyboard,solid body,fast
Bad: edof cam,low speaker
Comment: i own it and its great and its so beautiful and fast.its the best nokia phone ever
Good: every thing
Comment: who is payin all these people to write these reviews this phone is great slow ? not at all the display is amazing it responds well the battery is good and you can hold it any way you like and still get signal AMAZING if you find Symbian confusing buy a 3310 you don't deserve a smart phone . i could rant all day about it but wont this phone is the dogs bollocks the only down side is i haven't loaded it with my music collection yet
Bad: slow, lack off apps
Comment: stear clear get an android phone, faster easier an smoother to use
Comment: Proper business phone that goes all day on a charge and no Symbian is not being dropped, were is this guy from ?
Thousands of app's supports Java mid let and OVI store.....
Comment: Best Nokia E7 is Really best phone from Nokia manufacturer. I want to buy too. Nokia E7 is coming with latest features.
Bad: fixed focus camera,no memory card slot.no fm transmitter
Comment: i have it and its amazing .what's wrong with the guys in CNET
Good: Large Clear Black Display screen, physical keyboard, battery life, screen hinge
Bad: Lack of enterprise features, EDoF camera, almost too large to use, no memory card slot
Comment: Having reviewed the E7 myself, I'd just like to clarify a few points from Flora's review.
First off, let's look at the camera, it's an EDoF module (aka Full Focus). This tech uses software processing to put everything in focus at once. This is okay for grabbing quick snaps as you don't have to wait for an auto focus system to lock on. Unfortunately, looking small detail in photos tend to look a little fuzzy and over processed, which means close up photos *are not* practical at all.
However, EDoF video does come out very well, and looks rather stunning (based on the tests I've done).
Next up, the keyboard does have an option for auto-text correction, and prediction. All you need to do is bring up the menu while you're typing and select input options. Simple.
There are a tonne of options to control how the screen behaves when it's opened and closed. Locking when the screen is closed is possible, along with dropping you to the home screen instead, and a few other options too.
The home screen widgets are a matter of preference really, but they are simpler than Android widgets, which isn't necessarily a bad thing. In terms of app shortcuts, you can actually get more shortcuts on a Symbian home screen (6x4) than on Android (4x4).
It's a good point that the widgets are too small for things like calendar/agenda views though. This is something where I've had to fall back on a third party widget ("Coming Next" available on the Ovi Store).
I was disappointed to see no mention of the Clear Black Display (CBD) screen as this gives the most noticeable contrast ratio of any phone screen I've seen. Not only this, but it performs well in daylight - pretty important for a /mobile/ phone!
The E7 review unit I tested certainly wasn't a slouch either, it was just as snappy as the C7 I'm reviewing. Both are actually quite nippy! Sounds like something was wrong with the one tested at CNET.
Also not mentioned here is the wide range of multimedia codecs supported, meaning that the E7 becomes a convincing personal media player given its 4" screen. This is somewhat ironic that it's meant to be an enterprise device, but with current firmware it is actually better at multimedia.
Speaking of enterprise usage (it is an Eseries phone after all), this is one area that the E7 disappoints me. There is a lack of native security features (F-Secure being thrown in to plug the gap), and the office software supplied (Quick Office) just isn't up to scratch.
Bad: I dont have it yet
Comment: I love this phone with it's support for business running a mature version of symbian means it does everything well with stability.
Android is not as good for business and as I don't download games and stuff so I need a Swiss army knife device that does everything well.
My order is on the way.
Good: Nothing !
Comment: Compared to my work coleagues android phone the e7 is clunky and from a few generations back.
I regret buying it am currently trying to get it exchanged for an android phone.
I was a nokia business phone fan but they insist on making these poor quality phones with short battery life and you wonder why the short battery life when the operating system is so poor on an android phone it is so good you can accept it. But simbian is just awful.
Avoid the E7 at any cost itâ€™s rubbish.
Good: keyboard,hd video recording,good baterry life,easy to use
Bad: fixed focus on camera,no qwerty keyboard on screen
Comment: its my new phone and its great i love it
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