Is Wireless LAN supported with Nokia N79?

Wireless LAN (WLAN) connections are supported with Nokia N79 models of type RM-348 and RM-350. The model type RM-349 doesn't support WLAN.

The type of the device can be checked either on the label behind the battery or by giving the following command on the keyboard:


The above command will show the device model (N79) and the device type (RM-348, RM-349 or RM-350).

The following WLAN features are supported in N79 types RM-348 and RM-350:

  • IEEE 802.11b/g standard
  • Operation at 2.4 GHz
  • Wired equivalent privacy (WEP) with keys up to 128 bits, Wi-Fi protected access (WPA), and 802.1x encryption methods.

Your device is compatible also with Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) and certified by Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA).