The Nokia 206 price has officially emerged and the device is expected to march into stores introducing the company’s exclusive Slam feature, also found on the Asha 205. The 91g handset measures 116.0mm x 49.4mm x 12.4mm in dimensions and will be available in single and dual SIM variants.
Below a 2.4-inch, 240 x 320p LCD display, rests an alphanumeric keypad that has been designed to facilitate convenient usage. Users can employ the 1.3MP camera with 4x digital zoom, placed on the rear side, for capturing pictures and recording videos.
To save such media content, 64MB of internal memory has been provided, which can be expanded up to 32GB by inserting a microSD card. Moreover, the phone puts forth entertainment features such as FM Radio, Music Player, Media player and more.
The 206 handset introduced by Nokia, packs the latest Slam feature, offered solely by the Finnish company, which has been included with an intention to allow faster data transfer through Bluetooth. Slam eliminates the need to pair devices and speeds up the process of sharing content by tapping two Bluetooth-enabled handsets.
Users can furthermore enjoy supported instant messaging services like G-Talk, Twitter, eBuddy chat and Facebook chat as well as download apps for free through the Nokia Store. Through the EasySwap technology, the dual SIM model lets customers jump from one SIM card to another without switching off their phones.
Also the device makes use of the Nokia Xpress Internet platform that with the help of the company’s cloud technology brings to consumers Internet access at affordable rates. The manufacturer proudly claims that an 1110mAh battery is capable of providing 47 hours of standby time in single SIM gadgets while customers who will be employing dual SIM cards can look forward to 28 days of standby time.
The Nokia 206 is available at several online and retail stores at a price of $62, excluding taxes and subsidies. It will be up for grabs during the fourth quarter of this year and can be spotted in colors like Cyan, Magenta and Yellow.