Nokia unveiled its latest entry-level C Series Nokia C2-00 Mobile Phone that features a dual SIM (GSM+GSM) with dual standby capability and is quite affordable priced at Rs. 2,500 in India.
The Nokia C2-00 mobile phone features a dual SIM with dual standby capability and offers a little more features than another C series earlier released Nokia C1-00 handset. Along with the many capabilities of the Nokia C1-00, the new Nokia C2-00 phone can also keep both SIM cards active allowing receiving calls and text messages to either SIM number while the phone is on.
In addition, while the first SIM card on the Nokia C2 handset sits underneath the battery, the second second SIM card slot is actually ‘hot-swappable’, a feature unique to Nokia which means it can be removed and inserted when the phone is on.
The entry-level Nokia C2-00 Dual-SIM phone is a dual-band GSM 900/1800 MHz network ready handset that boasts of dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) capability with dual standby and is light weight at 74 gms.
The Nokia C2-00 features a small 1.8-inch 128 x 160 pixels 65,000 color capable TFT color display and comes with unspecified amount of internal memory that allows upto 1000 entries phone book (in each SIM) with 20 dialed, 20 received and 20 missed calls records.
The Nokia C2-00 is also equipped with microSD card slot allowing upto 32-Gb expandable memory and features GPRS Class 12 connection, Bluetooth 2.0 wireless connectivity and microUSB port connection for wired connectivity and charging.
Nokia C2-00 also features VGA resolution digital camera allowing maximum still picture resolution of 640 x 480 pixels with video recording capability.
The Nokia C2-00 mobile phone is also equipped with media player supporting MP3/WAV/AAC+ audio files, FM radio with FM recording and this dual-SIM handset also features 3.5mm audio port, MP3 ringtones, Photocall, Vibration alert, SMS, MMS, Email client, IM application, built-in Flash light, organizer, Voice memo, JAVA MIDP 2.0 support, WAP/xHTML browser, 3.5 mm headphone jack and few games.
The Nokia C2-00 mobile phone also offers a wide range of information covering healthcare, agriculture, education and entertainment via Nokia’s Ovi Life Tools, as well as the email account for the developing world, Ovi Mail.
In addition to Ovi Mail, people’s favorite consumer email and chat accounts can be pushed direct to the phone via Nokia Messaging.
Available in several colors including Dynamic Gray, Jet Black, Magenta, Dark Blue, Snow White, the new Nokia C2-00 handset comes with Li-Ion 1020 mAh battery that can provide upto 4 hours of talk time and upto incredible 16 days of standby time.
Price and Availability (updated: 30-Aug-2010)
The Dual-SIM capable Nokia C2-00 handset is now available in India for the price of Rs. 2,500 with one year standard warranty while another Dual-SIM capable Nokia C1-00 handset is also available in India for the price of Rs. 1,999 with one year standard warranty.