Operating frequency

  • Dualmode WCDMA/GSM and Quadband GSM coverage on up to five continents (WCDMA2100/EGSM850/900/1800/1900 networks)
  • Automatic switching between bands and modes


  • Weight: 116 g
  • Height: 110 mm
  • Width: 49 mm
  • Thickness (max): 19 mm

Memory Functions

  • Up to 42 MB internal dynamic memory for contacts, text messages, multimedia messages, ringing tones, images, video clips, calendar notes, to-do list and applications
  • Support for miniSD memory card (hot swappable)
  • Approx. memory capacity indication with 1GB miniSD memory card:
    • Video (MPEG4 CIF @ 15fps AAC audio) up to 175 min
    • Photos (3.2 megapixel) up to 1000 photos
    • Music (eAAC+) up to 1000 tracks

Display and User Interface

  • Active standby main services always on top
  • Active toolbar interface in camera and gallery
  • On device photo editor and video editor (manual & automatic)
  • Large bright 2.4 inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) TFT color display with up to 262,144 colors
  • Ambient light detector – used to optimize display brightness and power consumption
  • Review key provides direct access to photos and videos
  • Multimedia key provides direct access to predefined application
  • Slideshow from gallery with Ken Burns effect (automatic zoom and pan) and 3D sound effect stereo speakers
  • Operating system: S60 software on Symbian OS

Call Management

  • Speed dialing
  • Voice dialling and commands
  • Nokia Push to talk (PoC)
  • Contacts: advanced contacts database with support for multiple device and e-mail details per entry, also supports thumbnail pictures and groups
  • Call logs: keeps lists of your dialed, received, and missed calls
  • Automatic redial
  • Automatic answer (works with compatible headset or car kit only)
  • Supports fixed dialing number, which allows calls only to predefined numbers
  • Conference call

Operating Times

  • Talk time (ECTEL): up to 226 min (WCDMA) / 246 min (GSM)
  • Standby time (ECTEL): up to 370 hours (WCDMA) / 350 hours (GSM)
  • Still images : up to 800 pictures (3.2 megapixel)
  • Video capture up to 186 min (CIF, 15fps)
  • Video call up to 150 min
  • Video playback up to 366 min (CIF, 15fps)
  • Music playback up to 12.6 hours (offline mode)


Camera Specifications

  • CMOS sensor, 3.2 megapixel (2048×1536 pixels) with autofocus and digital zoom up to 20x
  • Carl Zeiss Optics, Tessar™ lens
  • Focal length 5.6 mm
  • Focus range 10 cm ~ infinity
  • Macro mode with 10 cm focus distance
  • Mechanical shutter with 1/1000~0.2 sec shutter speed
  • Active slide cover for lens protection


  • 3.2 megapixel camera (2048 x 1536 pixels) with up to 20x digital zoom
  • 2-stage capture key for autofocus control
  • 2.4 inch camera viewfinder in landscape orientation and with active toolbar
  • Slide for camera protection and activation
  • Integrated flash (operating range up to 1m)
  • Modes: auto, off, on, red-eye reduction
  • Advanced camera modes: still, sequence, video
  • Scenes: automatic, user defined, close-up, portrait, landscape, sport and night
  • White balance: automatic, daylight, cloudy, tungsten, fluorescent
  • Color tone: normal, sepia, B&W, vivid, negative
  • Light sensitivity: high, medium, low, automatic
  • Settings for brightness adjustment, image quality, self-timer, white balance and color tones


  • Video: play, record, stream
  • Audio recording AAC stereo
  • Video stabilization
  • Video clip up to 1.5h (limited by available memory)
  • File format .mp4 (high), .3gp (normal, MMS)
  • Video capture: 352×288 (CIF) at up to 15 fps MPEG-4
  • Automatic white balance control
  • Scenes: auto, night, close-up, snow/beach, cine, old film
  • Digital zoom CIF up to 4x / QCIF up to 8x
  • Two-way video call capability
  • Second VGA camera (640 x 480 pixels ) with up to 2x digital zoom
  • Real time video sharing to another compatible mobile device


  • On device photo editor and video editors (manual & automatic)
  • Home photo editing on compatible PC with Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition


Music Features


  • Digital music player: supports MP3/AAC/eAAC/eAAC+/WMA with playlists and equalizer
  • OMA DRM 2.0 support for music files
  • Stereo FM radio (87.5-108MHz /76-90MHz)
  • Integrated stereo speakers with 3D sound effect
  • Nokia Music Manager application in Nokia PC Suite for music transfer

Visual Radio

  • Listen to music and interact with your favorite radio stations
  • Find out what song is playing, who sings it, and other artist information
  • Enter contests and answer surveys, vote for your favourite songs



  • Quickoffice document viewers (Quickword, Quickpoint, Quicksheet)
  • Adobe PDF reader
  • PIM (Personal Information Management): Contacts, Calendar, To-do, Notes, Recorder, Calculator, Clock, Converter, Printing
  • PC synchronization with Nokia PC Suite – Local/Remote (Windows 2000, XP)
  • Data: Calendar, Contacts, To-do, Notes
  • PC applications: Microsoft Outlook (2000, 2002, 2003), Outlook Express, Lotus Organizer (5.0, 6.0), Lotus Notes (5.0, 6.0)
  • Anti-virus
  • E-mail client with attachments
  • Settings Wizard/Access Point Configurator

Browsing & Messaging

  • Internet browser: XHTML, HTML
  • E-mail (SMTP, IMAP4, POP3), MMS, SMS


  • Pop-PortTM interface with USB 2.0 full speed
  • Bluetooth wireless technology 2.0
  • Infrared


Data Transfer

  • WCDMA 2100 with simultaneous voice and packet data (PS max speed UL/DL= 128/384kbps, CS max speed 64kpbs)
  • Dual Transfer Mode (DTM) support for simultaneous voice and packet data connection in GSM/EDGE networks
  • WCDMA packet data rates: UL 384kbps, DL 384kbps
  • Circuit data to 64kbits/s for video call
  • EGPR class B, multi slot class 11 (UL 118.4 kbps, DL 236.8 kbps)
  • Speech codecs supported: FR, EFR, WCDMA, and GSM AMR
  • Data transfer application for moving data from compatible old Nokia S60 device over Bluetooth connectivity

Add-on Software

  • Java: MIDP2.0, CLDC 1.1, 3D API, PIM API, File access API
  • C++ and Java SDKs


RealPlayer media player

  • Download and play multimedia files (video and music)
  • Stream media files from compatible media portals
  • Full-screen video playback on the device to view downloaded, streamed or recorded video clips in larger size
  • Played formats: AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, RealAudio, RealVideo, H.263, MPEG-4

Sales package contents

  • Nokia N73
  • Nokia Battery BP-6M (1100mAH)
  • Nokia Charger AC-4
  • Nokia Classic Stereo Headset HS-23
  • Nokia Connectivity Cable CA-53
  • CD-ROM: Nokia PC Suite & Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition
  • User Documentation: User guide, Get Started guide, Get Connected guide & Additional Applications leaflet

Nokia N73-1 - 2006

02 septembrie 2019