Illustration picture shows Nokia logo on used cell phones, in Zurich, April 30, 2012.
Illustration picture shows Nokia logo on used cell phones, in Zurich, April 30, 2012.Reuters/Christian Hartmann/Fil

Finnish handset maker Nokia launched a dual-SIM handset, Nokia 206, into the Indian phone market which is brimming with new low-cost devices.

Nokia 206 is now available at retail stores in almost all major cities across the country. It is priced at ₹3,580.

Key Specifications of Nokia 206 Dual SIM phone includes:


Nokia 206 Dual SIM


2.4-inch QVGA Screen with LCD

display technology, 320x240p resolution

User Interface

Nokia's Series 40 platform

Internal memory

64 MB

Additional capacity

Expandable up to 32GB


Main camera:1.3 megapixels with

1280x960 pixel resolution


BL-4U model, 1110 mAh capacity

with 680 hours of standby time

and 20 hour of talk time



Additional specs

MicroSD slot, Bluetooth v2.1 +EDR

(Enhanced Data Rate), high-speed

USB v2.0          


116.0x49.4x12.4 mm


91 g



*Price as listed by Nokia.

Nokia's budget phone comes packed with a number of messaging service apps such as Google Talk, Twitter, Facebook Chat, Windows Live Messenger, Nokia Chat, etc.

The device is loaded with numerous useful features like LCD display technology, 1.3 -megapixel camera with options of self timer mode and photo editor.

Despites its good functional abilities and low-cost price, Nokia 206 faces stiff competition from 'cheaper touch-screen smartphones' offered by emerging Indian handset makers.  

Click here to view the Nokia 206 Dual SIM mobile phone.

Article Published: January 20, 2013 12:49 IST