The Nokia 1280 is a compactly designed phone that features a 1.36-inch display. The handset has large keypad with tactile keys for ease of typing. The candy bar styled Nokia device features scratch resistant cover and anti-dust keypad that make it more durable. Weighing just 81.92 g and measuring 107.2 x 45.1 x 15.3 mm, the phone is easy to carry around and sits comfortably in your hands.This handset by Nokia is powered by a standard 800 mAh Li-Ion battery that gives a talk time of 8.3 hours and standby time of 528 hours. The phonebook can store up to 500 contacts, while the SMS memory of the phone numbers up to 250 SMSes.The Nokia 1280 is supposed to be the cheapest Nokia handset till date. In spite of its extreme low costs, this basic mobile phone comes with an astounding number of features that makes it a real bargain. Nokia 1280 is also extremely lightweight and within 82 gm.The Nokia device has a 2.0 mm charger connecting port. The phone has a flashlight that you can turn on by double-clicking on a key. The 1280 mobile supports SMS speed dialing and picture messaging. Regular features include call tracker, calendar, speaking alarm clock and reminder.The Nokia 1280 has a monochrome 1.36" 96 x 68 pixel display, built in flashlight, FM radio, and a built-in speakerphone. This Series 30 handset has a simple and conventional user interface familiar to Nokia users.