Microsoft’s characteristic telephones, the Nokia 130 and Nokia 130 Twin SIM, launched final month at a beneficial retail value of EUR 19 (roughly Rs. 1,500), at the moment are being rolled out globally.
The Redmond large on Monday introduced that each the handsets will first be obtainable in nations together with China, Pakistan, and Nigeria. In the meantime, the telephones might be rolling out to extra markets over the approaching weeks. Nevertheless, the corporate didn’t reveal names of the nations getting the characteristic telephones subsequent.
Notably, the Nokia 130 Twin SIM is listed on the corporate’s India website with out pricing and availability particulars. The Nokia 130 Twin SIM might be obtainable in Black, Pink, and White color choices.
Microsoft introduced the roll-out on the Conversations weblog and famous, “The Nokia 130 is an ideal gadget for individuals younger and previous alike who’re searching for their first cell phone, or for these searching for a rock-solid backup cellphone to make use of alongside their smartphone.”
Apart from the totally different variety of SIM card slots supported by the Nokia 130 Twin SIM, each fashions include an identical specs and run Nokia OS Sequence 30+ out-of-the-box. The smartphones characteristic a 1.Eight-inch QQVGA (128×168 pixels) 16-bit LCD color show that gives 114ppi.
The 1020mAh battery on the Nokia 130 Twin SIM is rated to supply a standby time of as much as 36 days and 26 days respectively. With bodily keypad and Four-way navigation key, in addition to a flashlight, each Nokia 130 telephones include a built-in video participant, MP3 participant and FM radio.
The cellphone moreover helps storage enlargement as much as 32GB by way of microSD card. Whereas each Nokia 130 Twin SIM measure 106×45.5×13.9 mm, they weigh 68.6 grams and 67.9 grams respectively. Connectivity choices for the Nokia 130 telephones embody 2G community help, Bluetooth three.zero (with Nokia’s Slam expertise) and Micro-USB for connection and charging.
Introduced in August, the launch of the Nokia 130 Twin SIM got here as a shock contemplating that the corporate together with the discontinuation of the Nokia X sequence of Android smartphones had confirmed its resolution to desert Nokia’s Asha and Sequence 40 telephones.
An earlier report quoted Company Vice President of Microsoft Units Group, Jo Harlow who hinted that with the assistance of the Web-connected telephones like Nokia 130 Twin SIM, the corporate can utilise and introduce providers like Bing and OneDrive to extra prospects.