Nokia 8600 Luna is a slider mobile with difference unlike the other slider mobiles this phone is bit different. It has a smoked glass sliding cover which moves to unveil the number pad on the front side and the camera on the rear side. It has a shining stainless steel body with smooth finish. The dimensions of this glass slider mobile are 107 x 45 x 15.9 mm which occupies only 70cc in your pocket. This cool mobile weighs 143 grams much of the weight is contributed by stainless steel body, which makes it a little heavy. But comparing with the style and protection from scratches, it doesn’t really matter. This cool Luna is available only in attractive soothing black colour.
Nokia 8600 Luna has an amazing TFT display of 2.0 inches wide which can display 16 million colours at good resolution of 240 x 320 pixels. You can see the real colour of any object that you view in this wide screen. This super cool mobile has a good camera of 2.0 Mega pixels that can capture images at a high resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels, good enough to set the image as the wallpaper of your PC. This camera can also be used to record videos of QCIF (Quarter Common Intermediate Format) quality superslot.
This phone is developed for second generation networks and supports the Quad band GSM of frequencies (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900). This quad band capability of Nokia 8600 Luna allows you to all over the world. These frequencies are used in different parts of the world except some very remote and under developed countries. It is possible to develop mobile phones that support five frequency bands but until today there is no commercial phone with support for 5 frequency bands. Hence the mobile with quad band is the best you can get for roaming all over the world. This phone is well connected to the internet using class 10 GPRS and EDGE which offer the maximum download speed of 48 kbps and 236.8 kbps respectively. Nokia 8600 Luna provides standard data transfer options using Bluetooth version 2.0 with A2DP and USB port version 2.0.
Nokia 8600 Luna has a large internal memory of about 128 MB that stores the call history; Java applications like games (allows download), calculator, currency converter and calendar; music files. But this phone doesn’t have the memory slot to give you more room to store your data. Hence you have to be satisfied with 128 MB memory. Nokia 8600 Luna has a music player that supports MP3, AAC and AAC+ audio file formats, to keep you entertained. This phone also has a FM radio to help you tune into your favorite music station.
This phone has a WAP 2.0 / xHTML browser to assist you to navigate through internet. This phone supports all the standard method of sending messages like SMS, EMS, MMS and Instant Messaging. This phone has a standard Li – Ion (BP – 5M) 900 mAh battery that can provide standby time of up to 240 hours and talk time of 3 hours and 40 minutes.