Microsoft devices has announced the launch of the Nokia 130 – it’s USP? Ultra cheap, sturdy and also might come handy as a backup phone. It is also aimed at the first time buyers who would want a pocket-friendly basic phone.
Though the Smartphones are where the main actions are these days, Microsoft which acquired Nokia recently, believes there is still market left for cheap feature phones which offers reliability and long battery life that ones Nokia was famous for. Nokia 130 fits perfectly into the ‘mobile first’ world.
Nokia 130 is the latest addition to Microsoft Devices Group’s first phone range. It offers a built-in video player, music player with up to 46 hours playback on a single charge, outstanding battery life, flashlight, FM radio and USB charging. All this comes in an ultra-cheap price of just Rs 1649. Features a 1.8” color display, standby time of up to 26 days and a sturdy design. It can store up to 6,000 songs on a 32GB SD card keeping people entertained for longer. Sharing digital content with your friends is easy with Bluetooth-enabled SLAM application and USB connectivity.
As per a statement by Mr. Viral Oza, Director – Marketing, Nokia India Sales Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile Oy, “Armed with a distinctive design and sound entertainment, our latest device in the first phone range aims to bring the new age mobile experience at an accessible price point to our consumers. The Nokia 130 is a perfect device for consumers who are looking for their first mobile phone, or for those looking for a rock-solid backup phone to use alongside their smartphone. With the Nokia 130, our endeavor is to connect millions to the new mobile experience keeping in tandem with our core philosophy of connecting the next billion.”
Nokia 130 is a dual-SIM phone offered in three colors – red, black and white.The Nokia 130 will be available from today in India available at an affordable price of Rs.1649