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One of the slimmest-width phones Nokia had made, the Nokia 7210 was also one of the first devices with a color screen. Released in 2002, the daring design of the keypad brought in many customers who wanted to upgrade from the older handsets.
The phone itself wasn't too groundbreaking but featured a fully square 128 x 128 pixel resolution screen. One of the great benefits of the device was its weight; a considerably lighter 83g compared to the common 133g weight of the Nokia 3310 due to its thinner and more efficient battery.
Released in 2002, it was a major design twist up from the original Nokia 3210 and 3310/3330 devices that were commonplace among all early-adopter phone users. It was rugged in design and allowed for bumps and scrapes. With a rubber shell, it was designed solely for those who were outdoors and in the thick of it with nature, and included a thermometer for no good or apparent reason except that Nokia simply could.
One of the 'dullest' looking phones in the gallery, the Nokia 2300 had a similar shell to the best-selling Nokia 3210 but included an odd, almost unthinkable keypad that was frankly downright ugly.
The keypad looked like a mish-mash of a child playing with Spirograph, and half like a convoluted set of Venn diagrams. Half pink and half purple, the handset can be left to discontinuation pasture as one of the simplest yet strangest devices Nokia has ever developed.