Nokia has announced the launch of the Nokia 110 andNokia 112 Dual-SIM mobile phones that come with EA games, Twitter and Facebook front-and-centre on the handsets. What’s more they’ll be cheap and affordable and offered in a range of colours, Read on to find out more about the Dual-SIM Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 phones.
Aimed at The Next Billion, the Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 are two phones that bring a level of urban style and vitality to emerging markets, to mix great looks, cool features and a killer price point.
Both the Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 look set to appeal across Facebook, Twitter and other social media networks direct from their homescreens. With Nokia Browser on-board the internet will be a doddle to traverse as this technology allows users to consume less data by up to 90%, by compressing websites in the cloud. Both devices offer.
The Nokia 112 also features preloaded eBuddy instant messaging service right out of the box, so users can use popular chat services to keep conversations going 24/7.
Both the Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 are Series 40 phones and come with a 1.8-inch TFT LCD screen with a 128 x 160-pixel resolution. The only difference between the two is that the Nokia 110 weighs just 80g and measures, 110 x 46 x 14.8mm, while the Nokia 112 weighs a slightly hefier 85.5g and measures 110.4 x 46.9 x 15.4mm.
Besides Dual-SIM capabilities you’ll find they come with a VGA digital camera, FM Radio and Media player,GPRS/EDGE, 2.0 mm Charger Connector, Bluetooth v2.1 with EDR, 3.5 mm AV connector.
The Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 come with access to 40 EA Games, valued at EUR 75 if bought separately, including well known titles like Tetris, Bejeweled, Need for Speed: The Run, Monopoly Here & Now, and SimCity Deluxe. Once they have accessed the offering, they will have 60 days to download the games of their choice, keeping the games forever.
The Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 are both Dual SIM phones and come with Nokia’s Easy Swap technology. This enables users to switch between SIMs quickly without having to remove their battery or turn off their phone. The Easy Swap technology can personalize and remember up to five different SIM cards, giving consumers full control over their costs.
The Nokia 110 will also be available as single SIM versions – Nokia 111 and Nokia 113, with this last one available in Europe and Eurasia only.
The estimated retail price for Nokia 110 and its single SIM versions is about EUR 35 and they are expected to start shipping in the second quarter of 2012.
The estimated retail price for Nokia 112 is about EUR 38, excluding taxes and subsidies, and is expected to start shipping in the third quarter of 2012.
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