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Photos: Nokia 1680

The Nokia 1680 is adequate for anyone with minimal cell phone needs, but even moderate users will find it disappointing.

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Kent German

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An old classic

The Nokia 1680 has a standard candy bar design.
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Screen time

The 1680's display has a relatively low resolution, but it's appropriate for such a basic phone.
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From behind

The 1680's camera lens and single speaker sit on its rear face.
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Turn it up

The 1680 lacks a side-mounted volume rocker.
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On the go

The 1680 slips right into a pocket or bag.
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Take control

The 1680's navigation array is decent but we had issues with its keypad.
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A fragile phone

The 1680's plastic skin feels rather cheap.
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Self-portrait mirror

The 1680's camera offers a self-portrait mirror.

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