The Nokia has come with its ultra-affordable camera phone Nokia 108, priced as low as $29. In Indian currency the price will be between Rs 1800-2000. Nokia 108 is available in two variants one with dual SIM card slot and another with single SIM card support. The device will also come in five color variants yellow, black, white, blue and red.
Toikkanen, executive vice president said,“We continue to connect millions of people, including those for whom mobile phone ownership was previously out of reach.”
It comes with a 1.8 inch display with 160×128 px resolution, with music player FM radio and a rear camera. The main attraction of this this device is addition of camera at this low price by Nokia. Although the camera is a VGA(0.3 MP) one but will be able grab attention of buyers. With the dimension of 110.4mm x 47mm x 13.5mm Nokia 108 weights about 70 grams. Nokia also added support for 32 GB microSD card in this device, which lets you store your favorite MP3 songs. GPRS is not included in this handset.
Nokia 108 runs on Symbian S30 platform , featuring 4 MB of RAM. Like other Asha phones it comes with the innovative Slam technology by Nokia, the technology lets users share files with paired devices in a simple way. The slam technology is compatible with nearly all kind of Bluetooth enabled device including Android and Windows Phones.
When it comes the turn of battery backup, the device comes with a 950 mAh battery offering 31 days of stand by on single SIM and 25 days on dual SIM. The music playback time is about 40.8 hours as revealed on the official website.
According to the official release note Nokia 108 will be a great phone for people while enjoying vacation. The device is expected to be released during the fourth quarter of this year in India.