Microsoft devices has finally officially announced the launch of its latest entry-level phone, called Nokia 225 in the Indian market today. Originally announced in April, the phone is already retailing in the country from last month for a price of 3,199 via Nokia Shop. It comes in several colour variants including Black, Red, White and Yellow.
In terms of specifications, the new Nokia 225 sports 2.8-inch QVGA LCD Display with 320 x 240 pixel resolution, and is powered by Nokia Series 30+ OS. In addition to dual-SIM (2G+2G) with dual standby connectivity, the phone includes 2MP rear camera, music player, FM radio, and an expandable memory up to 32GB via microSD card as well.
Backed by a 1200 mAh battery, the phone also comes pre-loaded with Nokia Express Browser and Bluetooth 3.0 with Slam sharing feature. Additionally, the phone is also pre-loaded with Facebook and Twitter apps and comes Block Breaker 3, Asphalt 6, Assassins Creed 3, The Avengers and Real Football 2012 games.
“Offering a rich media experience and simple functionality combined with Nokia trust and quality, the Nokia 225 enables us to bring the affordable mobile phone experience to consumers across the spectrum. It is a true testimony of our commitment to connect the next billion to the internet”, said Sari Harju, Head of Mobile Phones, Nokia India Sales Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile Oy.