The Nokia 8600 Luna – the Phone for the Fashion-minded but with Great Features
Though mobile phones which come integrated with the latest cutting-edge mobile technology is now the order of the day, there are still a certain amount of people who are not into all the tech-stuff but just want a phone with a few standard features that looks very elegant. For this group of people, Nokia has not left them out, but has made the perfect mobile phone for the person who values style over features in the appealing Nokia 8600 Luna. The Nokia 8600 comes with all of the features you would expect to find in any of the more popular mid range Nokias. What makes it much more desirable than its mid-range compatriots, is its stylish design. The Nokia 8600 has a compact-looking body, which is just 16mm in thickness. The outer-shell of the Nokia 8600 is made-up of a vibrant-looking stainless steel material. It’s not the first time that a phone was introduced into the market made with stainless steel material, but Nokia has truly cemented its place as one of the best producers of luxury phones with the slick smooth finish depicted in the 8600. For those types of people that view their phone as the perfect fashion statement, the Nokia 8600 Luna is definitely the mobile phone to get. It is a glimmer of style and elegance; it’s also quite user friendly and has a decent battery life, a standard Li-Ion (BP-5M) 900 MAh battery which gives up to 4hrs talk time. The 240 x 320 pixels, 2.0 inches screen is also another thing to be desired in the Nokia 8600. Its screen is also protected with a smoked glass sliding cover which is well crafted to protect it from getting scratched easily. Though the phone is on par with a lot of the typical mid-range Nokias, it also has some very neat features and functionality. It has 128MB of internal user memory to store the photos taken by its 2MP, 1600×1200 pixels camera (which can also record short videos. The 8600 also comes with a music player which supports formats such as MP3, AAC and AAC+. In addition to that, it comes with a built-in radio which lets you listen to your favorite FM stations on the go. It also has a reasonable WAP 2.0/XHTML internet browser, which is capable of browsing mobile site and those sites optimized for the desktop computer. All in all the Nokia 8600 Luna, though a mobile phone for the fashion minded, does have some really nice features which makes it a pretty decent phone to own.