Nokia has officially announced its latest smartphones called Nokia 207, Nokia 208 and Nokia 208 (with dual-SIM). The specifications of all these handsets indicate that these are budget smartphones. These smartphones have been termed as splash proof which means the keys on QWERTY keyboard are so compact that water won’t enter the phone’s body. Nokia will be releasing these phones in Aqua blue, Orange, Black, White and Yellow colors.
The Nokia 207 features list includes a 2.4inch QVGA display that has a resolution of 240x320 pixels. The phone has 256MB of internal storage space. But there is nothing to worry as Nokia has provided a microSD card slot which will allow you to store upto 32GB of data. It offers you Bluetooth, 3G, USB, GPRS and EDGE as its connectivity features. The phone has no camera.
This Nokia smartphone comes with social networking apps, WAP browser, built-in music and video player along with FM Radio with recording feature. The phone weighs about 92 Gms and can easily fit into any pocket. The Li-Ion 1020 mAh battery delivers a talktime of 12 hours on 2G and 4 hours 30 minutes on 3G network. It has a standby time of nearly 500 hours.
Nokia 208 was the other smartphone that was unveiled. It will come in two variants; single SIM and dual-SIM. Nearly all the features you saw in 207 are present in this one too. Except that the 208 phone has a 1.3mp camera which is not present in its sibling. The display is the same 2.4 inch QVGA screen with similar resolution of 240x320 pixels.
The internal storage space is 256MB and complementing it is microSD card slot that supports upto 32GB of data storage. You get 3G, USB, Bluetooth, EDGE and GPRS as the phone’s connectivity features. The battery is the same 1020 mAh Li-Ion which gives 12 hours of talktime on 2G and 4 hours 30 minutes of talktime on 3G network. The standby time is approximately 500 hours.
Other features include apps for social networking sites, media and music player, Stereo FM Radio with recording capability. Just like its sibling, this smartphone too will be available in Aqua blue, Orange, Black, White and Yellow colors.
The price of Nokia 207, Nokia 208 (and its dual-SIM version) is expected to be around Rs. 4,500. These phones will be launched in Q3 of 2013.