Microsoft has recently unveiled a cheap, internet focused phone designed for people who are going to buy a mobile phone for the first time, the Nokia 215. It’s not a smartphone but you get most of the necessary apps you use everyday pre-installed inside the phone. The name Nokia still carries a weight as a brand so it will be interesting to see how their latest internet focus, pocket friendly phone works. Continue reading to learn more about the Nokia 215 Dubai price, release date and specs.
Nokia used to be popular for making affordable phones and looks like Microsoft is trying to continue that side of Nokia. There is nothing new about the design, it looks quite similar to most of the phones we see under $ AED 200 . However, it’s durable and reliable just like their old ones. It’s 116x50mm in dimensions and its thickness is 12.9mm. However, it weighs only 78.4g which makes it really lightweight. You won’t find any logo of Microsoft as the phone looks only Nokia branded. The 2.4-inch TFT display is covering 31.1% of the phone according to the screen to body ratio. The screen shows 320x240 pixels of resolution and pixel density of 166 ppi. If you are a first time phone buyer who is not interested to try a smartphone right now can think about checking the Nokia 215 Dubai price. It’s available in green, black and white color.
The Nokia 215 includes some pre-installed apps to make sure you get to do everything you want using internet. There are Facebook and Messenger installed on the phone with instant notifications feature to make sure you don’t miss any notification. For net browsing, you get Opera Mini Browser, MSN Weather and Bing search. Surprisingly, the pocket friendly phone includes a camera as well. It’s a 0.3-megapixel one which allows you to capture 240p videos at 15fps. It’s not really a lot but the price tag makes it sound really interesting. If you are looking for a cheap phone with pre-installed internet apps, you can think about waiting for the Nokia 215 release date UAE.
One of the best part of the Nokia 215 is its battery life. Users get 29 days of standby time and 20 hours of talk time from the 1100mAh replaceable battery included in the phone. In the world of smartphones, it’s hard to pass a day or two without recharging your phone so it’s really a great feature. You get 45 hours of FM radio playback time and 50 hours of MP3 playback time. Some connectivity options available in the phone are: Bluetooth 3.0, Bluetooth audio support, USB 2.0 and 3.5mm headset connector. Other notable features are: FM radio and built-in torch. If you are looking for a phone with long battery life, you can think about waiting for the Nokia 215 release date UAE.
The Nokia 215 Dubai price is expected to be equivalent to the announced price which is just $ AED 100 . The Nokia 215 release date UAE is expected to be in the first quarter of 2015.
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