Detailed specifications for the Nokia 603

  • Maximum standby time:
    23 days
  • Maximum talk time (2G):
    16 h
  • Maximum music playback time:
    70 h
  • Radio features:
    Stereo FM Radio, FM Radio, FM RDS radio
  • Maximum memory card size:
    32 GB
  • Expandable memory card type:
    MicroSD 

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  • Essentials

    • Operating System
      • Software release: Nokia Belle 
    • Size & weight
      • Length: 113.5 mm
      • Width: 57.1 mm
      • Thickness: 12.7 mm
      • Weight: 110 g
    • Display
      • Display size: 3.5 ''
      • Display resolution: nHD (640 x 360) 
      • Display colours: TrueColor (24-bit/16M) 
      • Display technology: ClearBlack, IPS LCD
      • Display features: Brightness control, Corning® Gorilla® Glass, Tactile feedback, Orientation sensor, Low power mode
      • Touch screen technology: Capacitive Multipoint-Touch 
    • Memory
      • Mass memory1: 2 GB
      • RAM: 512 MB 
      • Maximum memory card size: 32 GB
      • Expandable memory card type: MicroSD 
    • Battery2
      • Replaceable battery: Yes 
      • Battery capacity: 1300 mAh
      • Battery voltage: 3.7 V
      • Maximum standby time: 23 days
      • Maximum talk time (2G): 16 h
      • Maximum talk time (3G): 7 h
      • Maximum music playback time: 70 h
    • Design
      • Other user interface features: Tactile feedback, Voice Commands
    • Keys and Input Methods
      • User Input: Touch 
      • Dedicated hardware key: Power Key, Menu Key, Volume Keys, Camera Key, Lock key, Call key, End key
    • Sensors
      • Sensors: Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer
  • Connectivity

    • Connectivity basics
      • SIM card type: Micro SIM 
      • AV connectors: 3.5 mm Nokia AV Connector 
      • Charging connectors: Micro-USB 
      • System connectors: Micro-USB-AB 
      • USB: OTG 
      • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 3.0 
      • Bluetooth profiles: Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 1.0, Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.1, SIM Access Profile (SAP), Serial Port profile (SPP), A2DP *, HFP *, HSP *, OPP *
      • NFC: Pairing, Secure NFC for payment
      • Wi-Fi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g
    • Cellular connectivity3
      • GSM network: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
      • GSM max data speed DL: EGPRS 296.0 kbps 
      • GSM max data speed UL: EGPRS 236.8 kbps 
      • WCDMA network: Band 1 (2100 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz), Band 4 (1700/2100 MHz), Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz)
      • WCDMA max data speed DL: 14.4 Mbps (Cat 10) 
      • WCDMA max data speed UL: 5.76 Mbps (Cat 6) 
  • Maps and navigation

    • GPS and navigation4
      • Location technologies: A-GPS, Cellular and Wi-Fi network positioning
    • Navigation apps
      • Navigation features and services: Nokia Maps (available as a free download) 
  • Camera

    • Main camera
      • Main camera: 5 MP
      • Camera Focus Type: Full focus technology (EDoF) 
      • Camera digital zoom: 2 x
      • Camera F number/aperture: f/2.4 
      • Camera features: Exposure Compensation, Full Screen Viewfinder, Geotagging, Still Image Editor
      • Camera minimum focus range: 50 cm
    • Video recording
      • Main camera video resolution: 720p (HD, 1280 x 720) 
      • Camera video frame rate: 30 fps
      • Camera video zoom: 3 x
      • Video recording features: Video zoom, Digital video stabilization
      • Video recording formats: MP4/H.264, MP4/MPEG-4
  • Video and Audio

    • Audio
      • Audio playback file formats: 3GP, AAC, AMR, ASF, AVI, AWB, M4A, MF, MIDI, MKA, MKV, MP3, MP4, RM, RMVB, RV, Wav, WMA, WMV
      • Audio playback codecs: AAC LC, AAC LTP, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, Dolby® Digital (AC-3), Dolby® Digital Plus (E-AC-3), G.711, G.729, HE-AAC, HE-AACv2, LPCM, MIDI, MP3, Mobile XMF, RealAudio 10, RealAudio 7, RealAudio 8, RealAudio 9, SP-MIDI, WMA 10, WMA 10 Pro, WMA 9, a-law, iLBC, mu-law
      • Audio playback features: Album graphics display in Music player, Audio Equalizer, Audio Streaming, Bass Boost, Dolby Headphone, Loudness, Music player, Playlists in Music player, Selection criterion in Music player, Stereo Widening
      • Audio recording file formats: AAC, 3GP, MP4, AMR, Wav
      • Audio recording codecs: LPCM, AMR-WB, AAC LC, AMR-NB
      • Audio recording features: Stereo, Voice recorder
      • Radio features: Stereo FM Radio, FM Radio, FM RDS radio
    • Video playback
      • Video playback frame rate: 30 fps
      • Video playback codecs: H.263, H.264/AVC, RealVideo, Sorenson Spark, VP6
      • Video streaming: Streaming from video services and internet 
    • Music apps
      • Music apps: Nokia Music 
  • Device security

    • Device security
      • General Security features: Firmware update, Device lock, PIN code, Remote device locking with SMS, Secure boot
      • Enterprise security features: Mobile VPN 
      • WLAN Security: WPA, WEP, WPA2 (AES/TKIP)
  • Environmental features

    • Environment
      • Materials: Free of PVC, Free of BFR
      • Packaging: Made of renewable materials, Containing up to 60% recycled materials, Packaging is 100 % recyclable
      • Energy efficiency: Automatic screen brightness adjustment, Energy efficient charger, Power Save mode, Unplug charger reminder
      • Product recycling: 100% recoverable as materials and energy 
      • Eco content and services: Available at Nokia Store 
      • User guide: full on our websites, Small printed guide
  • Accessibility

    • Accessibility features
      • Hearing: BT neckloop compatible 
      • Vision: Screen reader compatible 
  • Other services and features5

    • Tools and productivity
      • Features (Personal information Management): Digital clock, Recorder, Calculator, Clock, Calendar with location support, Calendar, Notes, Alarm clock, Reminders, Analogue clock, Phonebook, To-do list
      • Syncronization: Remote SyncML synchronisation, Local SyncML synchronisation, iSync, Exchange ActiveSync
    • Call management
      • Call types: Audio call, Conference call, VoIP call
      • Features (Call Management): Call waiting, Call forwarding, Integrated hands-free speakers, Speed dial, Voice dial, Call barring, Video sharing, received and missed, Call logs: dialled
      • Noise cancellation: Two microphone uplink noise cancellation 
      • Supported amount of phonebooks: 1 
      • Contacts: Unlimited 
      • VoIP codecs: iLBC, G.711, G.729
    • Other Applications
      • Game features: Touch UI, Graphics processor with OpenGL ES 2.0, Java games
    • Email
      • Email features: Viewing and editing of email attachments, Email attachments, OMA email notifications, Multiple email accounts, Inbox filtering, Text-to-speech message reader
    • Messaging features
      • Messaging features: Instant messaging, Multiple SMS deletion, List of recently used numbers, Text messaging, Unified MMS/SMS editor, Automatic resizing of images for MMS, Distribution lists for messaging, Multimedia messaging, Conversational chat style SMS, Unified inbox for SMS and MMS, Concatenated SMS for long messages, Number screening for messaging, Picture messaging, Text-to-speech message reader
    • Browser
      • Browser: S60 OSS Browser 
    • Social apps
      • Social apps: Facebook 
  • What's in the box

    • Contents
      • Nokia 603
      • Nokia AC-10 MicroUSB Charger
      • Nokia Battery BP-3L (Replacable)
      • Nokia Connectivity Cable CA-179
      • Nokia Stereo Headset WH-207
      • NFC info card
      • Product information booklet

The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Microsoft dealer for further details. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

1Pre-installed software and apps use a significant amount of the internal memory space.

2Talk, standby and playback times are estimates only. Actual times are affected by, for example, network conditions, device settings, features being used, battery condition, and temperature.

3Actual data speeds will vary. Check with your network operator for details.

4Downloading of maps over-the-air may involve transferring large amounts of data. Your service provider may charge for the data transmission. The availability of products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Microsoft dealer for further details and availability of language options. These specifications are subject to change without notice.

5Some services may be available only via downloading or dependent on the market. Only devices that offer compatible multimedia message or email features can receive and display multimedia messages. Content appearance may vary. Some images and ring tones can not be forwarded.

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