What $29 can get you , not even a dinner for two in a decent restaurant be it in NewYork or my hometown Karachi – Pakistan. But for many this $29/ will mean a world of connectivity , as Microsoft Mobile launches their most affordable internet connected device , the Nokia 215 at just $29/- during this quarter in selected markets in Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Europe in Green , Black and White Colors.
What this $29 phone has
- Internet Connectivity through Opera Mini Browser and Bing Search
- Weather reports via MSN Weather
- Facebook and FB Messenger
- 8MB RAM and support for 32GB External Memory
- 2.4 inch QVGA Screen
- Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM and Voice Support
- 50 hours music playback
- 45 hours FM Radio Playback
- 20 hours talk time
- 29 hours standby time
- Torch , FM radio , Dual SIM and Single SIM Variants
You can see the inforgraphic below for a detailed look at features
While I constantly use my Nokia 130 when I travel abroad , due to it’s long life battery , no frill SIM Card Holder ( I can fit Nano , Micro and mini SIM and it works ) , but now I think I have found an alternate.