The charming basic phone
The 216 Dual SIM has a 2.4-inch LCD screen and a pixel density of 167 ppi which results in a 240 x 320 pixels screen. All the features run smoothly with the help of a 16MB, which stands out among its peers in the segment of basic handsets. The phone comes with an expandable memory of upto 32GB to provide a large storage option.
Apart from this, the new Nokia 216 Dual SIM, a replica of the single SIM variant, houses a 0.3MP VGA camera with LED flash 2x digital zoom, that is capable of recording videos of 320 x 240 pixels at 15 fps. The phone flaunts a 0.3MP VGA front snapper which, surprisingly, comes with a LED flash. It is capable of clicking selfies with 640 x 480 pixel resolution and recording videos at 2 fps. The handset has dual SIM slot, which supports 2G in both, a v3.0 bluetooth and microUSB connectivity. And lastly, in the entertainment department, Nokia 216 Dual SIM features a stereo output FM, video player which supports H.263, H.264, MPEG4 codecs and an audio player which supports AAC, AMR, MIDI, MP3 formats.
To make sure that the users enjoy all the features, the device draws its power from a 1,020mAh li-ion battery which promises to keep the show running for upto 18 hours on 2G and a standby time of 456 hours.
The Nokia 216 Dual SIM, a look-alike of 216 single SIM variant, brings the memory of the old Nokia handsets flashing back, that had seized to exist a couple of years back. With this latest handset set to release later this year, the mobile making giant is keen to make a much needed comeback. The essence of the old Nokia phones is kept intact in this freshly designed phone. For the ones who value a big brand name and trust, check out this basic phone.