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Nokia 3250 Mobile Phone - Discontinued

Phone, music player, camera: any way you twist it, the Nokia 3250 phone is all you need.

Nokia 3250 features at a glance:

  • Dimensions: 103.8 x 50 x 19.8 mm
  • Weight: 115 g
  • Talk time: up to 3 hours
  • Standby time: up to 245 hours
  • 2 MegaPixel Camera, (resolution 1600x1200 pixels), video(QCIF)
  • Memory expandable using MiniSD card slot
  • Twist-on design to access phone, camera, or music functions
  • Advanced MP3 Music player
  • Bluetooth Compatible
  • Tri-band GSM 900, GSM 1800 and GSM 1900
Nokia 3250 SIM Free

About the Nokia 3250

Nokia 3250 What's New

Do a triple take with the Nokia 3250 phone. One twist of the wrist and it becomes a music player with memory expandable up to 1 GB for up to 750 songs. Rip tracks from your CDs using Nokia Audio Manager and then transfer them from your PC to your phone. Use the stereo headphones provided or plug your own headphones into the 3.5 mm jack in the headset.

Twist again and it's a 2-megapixel camera. Snap in landscape or portrait mode and get up close with the 4x zoom. Store your photos and videos on your phone and then upload them to your mobile blog with Lifeblog.

Twist back and it's a smartphone. Take calls on five continents, browse over EDGE, and get creative with all the imaging and music software packed inside.

Nokia 3250 SIM Free

Whichever way you twist it, there's a lot happening inside the Nokia 3250 phone.

Nokia 3250 Phone Features

  • Twist to access phone, camera, or music functions instantly
  • Play tracks and create playlists with the music player (MP3/eAAC+)
  • Memory expandable up to 1GB for 750 songs
  • Share playlists with your friends over Bluetooth, MMS, or email
  • Plug your own headphones into the connector jack in the headset cable
  • Snap photos and video with the integrated 2-megapixel digital camera
  • Share and publish your mobile memories via blogging
  • Turn and capture still photos or video in a single twist
  • Share and publish your mobile memories via blogging
  • High-resolution, 262,144-color display

Nokia 3250 Full Specifications

Operating Frequency

  • Tri-band GSM coverage on up to five continents (GSM/EDGE 900/1800/1900)
  • Automatic switching between bands


  • Weight: 115 g
  • Dimensions: 103.8 x 50 x 19.8 mm

Display and User Interface

  • 176 x 208 pixel TFT active matrix 262,144-color display
  • Size: 34.8mm x 41.1mm
  • 270-degree rotation (-90 and +180 degrees): Twist on text/phone access, camera, or music functions instantly
  • Joystick, two softkeys, application key, edit and clear key, send (Push to talk key) and end key, ITU-T keys, power key
  • Music keys: Play/pause, stop, rewind and forward


  • Integrated 2- megapixel digital camera (1600 x 1200 default image size)
  • Twist and capture still photos or video in a single twist
  • Advanced camera modes: Still, burst, video Options for night, brightness adjustment, image quality, and self-timer
  • 4x digital zoom
  • Video resolution: 176x144 or 128x96 pixels (QCIF or SubQCIF), 15 frames per second
  • Video services: Video capture up to 1 hour with microSD card; download, view, streaming
  • Music keys double as camera controls: Zoom in and out, shutter key, stop

Music Features

  • Manage your music and playlists with the music player (MP3/eAAC+) and control music with dedicated music keys
  • Transfer music ripped from your purchased CDs from your PC to your Nokia 3250 phone with Nokia Audio Manager, Windows Media Player, or other PC software
  • Share playlists with your friends over Bluetooth, MMS, or email
  • Memory expandable up to 1GB of great quality stereo audio with the new, advanced eAAC+ digital audio codec*
  • Plug your own headphones into the 3.5 mm connector jack in the headset cable
  • Enhanced music features: Sound Check (equalizer, stereo widening, reverb, bass boost)
  • Buy new music from Web services or download your own records from PC to enjoy hi-fi stereo music through high-quality headphones
  • Formats supported: eAAC+, AAC+, M4A, MPEG-4 ACC LC, LTP, MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, 64 polyphonic MIDI, RealAudio Voice, RealAudio7, RealAudio8, RealAudio10, WMA
  • Tunes Studio: Create your own ringing tones from the approx. 40 MIDI tones pre-loaded in the Nokia 3250 phone


  • Watch your videos or stream music videos from network using RealOne player
  • Enhanced video editor: Edit your videos with master set of different effects and options and create new views with your own video content

Mobile Blogging

  • Share and publish your mobile memories via blogging
  • Upload content to Web or attach the content to your email or MMS
  • Send your content over MMS or directly to friends locally via Bluetooth wireless technology


  • MMS OMA 1.2: Combine image, video, text, and voice clips and send as an MMS to a compatible phone or PC; use MMS to tell your story with a multi-slide presentation. The MMS OMA 1.2 specification allows you to send/receive messages up to 300 kB in size.
  • Text messaging: Supports concatenated SMS, picture messaging, SMS distribution list
  • Predictive text input: Support for all major languages in Europe and Asia-Pacific Email: Access your work and private email accounts; supports SMTP, POP3, and IMAP4 protocols

Nokia 3250 Memory Functions

  • 10 MB internal memory plus expandable memory up to 1GB for 750 songs with microSD card

Visual Radio

  • Listen to music and interact with your favorite radio stations:
    • Find out what song is playing, who sings it, and other artist information
    • Enter contests and answer surveys, vote for your favorite songs
  • Download the songs you buy direct to your phone

Nokia Sensor

  • Nokia Sensor is a spontaneous, sociable application for spontaneous, sociable people.
    • Express yourself to other Sensor users nearby by creating your own personal pages on your phone
    • Check out the pages of people nearby and exchange Sensor messages
    • Share files using Bluetooth wireless technology up to a range of ten meters.

Java™ Games

  • Punkwigs
  • Snakes

Nokia 3250 Other Applications

  • Nokia Audio Manager: Create and organize digital music files on a compatible PC and transfer them to a compatible mobile device.
  • Nokia Lifeblog Multimedia Diary: Create a diary of all your mobile phone's photos, videos, text messages, and multimedia messages. It's easy to browse, search, edit, and save – on both your PC and mobile!
  • Sound meter: Measure the noise level of the environment, such as at a football game or concert. The sound level meter is not meant for professional use.

Nokia 3250 Connectivity

  • Bluetooth wireless technology
    • Talk handsfree with a wireless
    • Bluetooth headset enhancement
    • Play wireless multiplayer games over a Bluetooth connection
    • Synchronize your phone and compatible PC over a local Bluetooth wireless connection
  • USB 2.0 full speed with mass storage profile

Nokia 3250 Browsing

  • WAP 2.0, xHTML browsing over TCP/IP
  • WAP/OMA and W3C standards support: WAP 2.0, XHTML, XHTML MP, HTML 4.01, CSS, ECMAScript and JavaScript
  • Full Web compatibility with support for popular markup languages, scripting languages, and style sheets Support for forms, tables, frames, and image maps
  • Support for mobile extensions such as cHTML and i-modeHTML
  • File upload over HTTP using standard HTML forms
  • Page layout and in-page navigation optimized for content type
  • Search and find capabilities
  • Adaptive history list
  • Save Page for off-line viewing and archiving
  • Integration with telephony (dial via a link on the page), contacts (save phone # or email address), and image galleries (view/save images)
  • Bookmarks database Web Feeds (RSS)
  • Content download including background downloading with pause and resume
  • Content streaming support (3GPP video and supported audio formats)
  • OMA DRM 1.0 – including forward lock for content protection, combined delivery, separate delivery and superdistribution

Nokia 3250 Data Transfer

  • EDGE: Class 10, download up to 236,8 kbit/s
  • GPRS: Class 10, download up to 62,4 kbit/s

Call Management

  • Speed dialing: Up to 9 names, with keys 2-9
  • Last-number redial from dialed calls list (dial key brings out the dialed calls list)
  • Automatic redial (max. 10 attempts)
  • Automatic answer (works with headset or car kit only)
  • Call waiting, call hold, call divert, call timer
  • Automatic and manual network selection
  • Caller identification with image
  • Conference call (up to 5 participants)
  • Vibrating alert

Personal Information Management (PIM)

  • Phonebook
  • Calendar
  • Notepad
  • World clock
  • Converter
  • Calculator
  • File manager
  • Remote synchronization
  • Active idle
  • Messaging
  • Browsing
  • Platform security:
    • Device integrity (no tampering of binaries and device settings)
    • End-user privacy (protected access to contacts, calendar, messages)
    • Controlling the access to sensitive operations or APIs, such as protecting network connections)

Voice Features

  • Enhanced voice dialing
  • Voice commands
  • Automatic redial (max 10 attempts)
  • Voice recording
  • Integrated handsfree speaker

Digital Services

  • Download music over-the-air
  • UI Themes
  • Downloadable Symbian and Java applications
  • Game services including levels and sounds
  • Ringing and alert tones: eAAC+, AAC+, M4A, MPEG-4 ACC LC, LTP, MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, 64 polyphonic MIDI, RealAudio Voice, RealAudio7, RealAudio8, RealAudio10, WMA

Power Management



Talk time

Standby time


1100mAh Li-Ion

Up to 3 hours

Up to 245 hours

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