Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Nokia Unveils 1st Dual Sim Phones

Nokia World’s leading manufacturer of mobile devices has unveiled a set of dual Sim phones, known as the Nokia C2-00 and the X1-01, the devices are the most affordable amongst its competitive peers across brands. 

Managing Director of Nokia West Africa, James Rutherfoord said the move validates the fact that Nokia is a listening brand that will continually seek ways to surpass the expectations of its customers. Speaking further about the products, Rutherfoord explained that in spite of being quite affordable for its prize band, the C1-00 was imbued with features that will certainly delight Nokia faithfuls. 

The phone according to Rutherfoord has an external sim slot for multiple SIMs. Other features include microSD support up to 32GB, media player, 3.5mm AV connector, GPRS, VGA camera as well as web browser and micro USB connector slot. The C1-00 is also a messaging device which means users can stay in touch with their loved ones real with the chat applications of yahoo, facebook and other social media platforms.

The X1-01 on its part is an affordable dual-sim music phone. It allows users to give each SIM card a name ans a dedicated logo as well as MP3 dedicated ring tone. Other features include an MP3 music player, built-in flashlight, extra long battery life and pre-loaded games. 

The Nokia boss in West Africa also noted that both phones come with Nokia’s proprietary personalised service, the Nokia Life Tools (NLT). The NLT enables users to benefit from personalised information on health, agriculture, sports and entertainment. Subcribers can also learn English as well also enjoy jokes. 

Rutherfoord explained that these features and benefits are only available in genuine Nokia devices and advised Nigerians to avoid being conned into buying counterfeit devices under any guise.