A signature Nokia

The Nokia 6500 has a standard Nokia candy-bar design.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

A big, bright display

The 6500 has a brilliant display, with bright colors and sharp graphics.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

From behind

The 6500's camera and flash are on its rear face.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

In profile

The 6500 casts a trim shadow, but we missed having a dedicated volume rocker.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

Keypad and controls

The 6500 has a spacious and tactile navigation array, but its keypad is somewhat cramped.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

In the hand

Though it may not stand out from the cell phone crowd, the 6500 has a comfortable, sturdy feel.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

On the go

The slim 6500 slides easily into a pocket or bag.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

Picture time

The 6500's camera offers a flash, but it lacks a self-portrait mirror. A small speaker sits next to the lens.
Photo by: Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

REVIEW

The most beautiful phone ever has one wildly annoying issue

The Samsung Galaxy S8's fast speeds and fantastic curved screen make it a top phone for 2017, but the annoying fingerprint reader could sour your experience.

Hot Products