Q. Why do ringtones have to be delivered to
my phone by SMS?
Most Nokia phones don't have a "Nokia Composer"
program built inside the phone, a software that makes it
possible for users to actually type a ringtone directly on their
For all other Nokia phones that support
customizable ringtones (actually, plenty of very widely
available models), a new ringtone has to be first composed on a
computer or downloaded from the Internet then sent to the phone
using one of the following methods:
a specialized website takes care of sending
it to your phone using Smart Messaging
you transfer it yourself through a data cable
with some recent Nokia phones, you can
transfer it yourself through a free sms gateway