Nokia, which has announced three Android phones today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (Spain), has also announced two new handsets â€“ Nokia 220 and Nokia Asha 230.
The Nokia 220 is an entry level handset but offers internet access. It is priced at just â‚¬29 or about Rs 2,500. It comes pre-loaded with Facebook and Twitter right out of the box. Besides, it has MP3 player, video player and FM radio (headset required), and six Gameloft games â€“ Asphalt 6 Adrenaline, Assassin Creed, Block Breaker 3, Brain Challenge 3 and Modern Combat 2.
The dual SIM Nokia 220 offers a 2.4 inch screen, a 2 megapixel rear camera, and a 32 GB micro SD card support.
Connectivity wise, the dual SIM Nokia 220 has a micro USB port for data transfer and charging, and Bluetooth 2.1 with Nokia SLAM; a feature that allows you to share multimedia content like photos and videos with nearby friends, wirelessly, and almost instantly.
It offers 13-hour talk time. The Nokia 220 comes in a range of eye-catching, inherent colored covers â€“ red, black, white, yellow, cyan â€“ with matching keypads.
Nokia Asha 230
The Nokia Asha 230, priced at â‚¬45 or about Rs 3,800 respectively. It offers a 2.8-inch QVGA capacitive display, a 32 GB micro SD card slot, and has dual SIM as well. It too comes preloaded with popular social-networking apps, such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, LINE and WeChat.
It has Nokia Xpress Browser – a cloud-powered browser that compresses Internet data and claims to consume less data than other browsers.
Besides, the Nokia Asha 230 has Bluetooth 3.0 and said to offer 12 hours of talktime in dual SIM mode. It comes in Bright Red, Yellow, Bright Green, White, Cyan and Black colours.