Microsoft Launches Nokia 216 Dual SIM Feature Phone, Priced At Rs. 2495

Nokia 216

It was thought Microsoft is not going to launch or build any Nokia phones, but it come wrong and introduced Nokia 216 dual-SIM feature phone. Instead of announcing plans to sell its feature phone business to FIH Mobile, a subsidiary of Foxconn, foir $350 million, now seems Microsoft still launching new Nokia phones. And it did it with the debut of Nokia 216 series. Here are the details.

This newly launched Nokia-branded feature phone has the ability to store up to 2000 contacts and packs a 2.4-inch QVGA screen. It ships with Opera Mini Browser and allows users to download apps and games via the Opera Mobile Store. With 0.3-megapixel VGA rear/front-facing camera with LED flash and the camera on the back LED flash also works as a built-in torchlight and the phone has a polycarbonate body.

The Nokia 216 phone runs on the Series 30 OS and it even has a headphone jack. Users of the feature phone can also be able to have free Gameloft game every month for a year, including popular titles such as GT Racing and Little Big City.


  • 2.8-inch (320 x 240 pixels) QVGA LCD screen
  • Series 30+ OS
  • Expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • VGA fixed focus rear camera with LED flash
  • VGA fixed focus front camera with LED flash
  • Dimensions: 118 x 50.2 x 13.5mm Weight: 82.6g
  • 2G, Bluetooth 3.0 with Slam sharing, Micro USB
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 1020mAh battery with up to 18h talk time and up to 19 days standby

The Nokia 216 Dual SIM phone comes in black, grey, blue colors and is priced at Rs. 2495 (MOP), will be available in India from October 24th.