'Luckily, Nokia caters to the needs of people that don’t demand much from their mobiles and the Nokia 6700 Slide is the perfect phone for children or adults that, for whatever reason, don’t want the hassle of “all that fancy stuff”. '
'The headphones plug in to the micro-USB socket, which is a fantastic change from the huge, breakable, proprietary socket that's often found on Nokia phones.'
'To keep abreast of times and 2009, the Nokia 6700 sports a tri-band 3G functionality, 5-megapixel autofocus camera, integrated A-GPS, accelerometer and based on its features, the Nokia 6700 can be classified as an upper midrange cell phone. '
'However the slide mechanism is pleasant enough and the phone sits nicely in the hand, although the keyboard could be a little big bigger for faster finger flicks when texting and the like.'
'I couldn't pick up any networks with it in my house, whilst my old dust and water proof nokia had 2-4 bars and my fiancees phone was working perfectly too.'
'Although a decent enough phone in its own right, this phone´s main selling point is how tough it is. '
'It is, in fact, the toughest phone we´ve ever had the pleasure to drop, throw, step on and take a shower with! '
'It feels like an awful long time ago that Nokia released a shock, dust and water resistant mobile phone, but the Nokia 3720 certainly was worth the wait, the biggest surprise is that this new tough phone is part of the Nokia Classic range which gives the phone some excellent design characteristics in line with others in the series which include the Nokia 6700 and Nokia 2730. '
'speaker independent voice dialing and command system'
'Most frustrating is the placement of the soft menu keys in landscape mode; they're positioned on the extreme opposite ends of the keyboard instead of right underneath the menu options on the display.'