Nokia has announced two dual sim phones targeted at the developing world, the Nokia C1 is a dual standby single active phone and Nokia C2 is Dual Active phone. With Nokia C1 at anytime you can receive calls from one of the sim’s but with C2 you can simultaneously receive calls on both the Sims.
With these two entry level phones, the dual sim market will be tough for chinese and regional players.Nokia C2 will available in grey, black, magenta, dark blue or white in the Q4 2010. The C1 will be available in Rblue, red, light grey and green colors in Q3 2010.
Nokia C2 is expected to be priced at 45 Euros or Rs 2500 or $60. The Nokia C1 will be available for 35 Euros or Rs 2000. With a price much below Samsung C5212 , Nokia also expects to bring down the prices of Dual Sim Phones from the likes of Samsung and LG. Nokia C2 is directly pitted against Samsung C5212.
For the current top Dual Sim Phones See this article
Zen mobiles have launched their first multimedia slider phone named Zen S10. This handset is a blend of exotic features at a nominal price. The handset has a excellent shiny metallic surface finish body that looks sleek and stylish. The handset appears to be stylish as well as worthier. Zen S10 has a high end loudspeaker feature which enables you to listen to music that puts you into the music world.
- 2.2 inch TFT QVGA screen
- 2 MP Camera with flash and video recording
- Image Viewer/Organiser
- Dual SIM
- Slider design
- MP3 and MP4 Player
- Voice Recording
- USB Port
- FM Radio
- In-built 2 GB memory(expandable upto 4 GB)
This handset is offered for just Rs.4999/-(approximately)
Bye Bye dual SIMs…. Now we have an advanced phone with Triple SIMs….
Olive Telecom is a Gurgaon based Telecom industry. After the successful launch of India’s first 3G enabled zipbook, Olive continues its innovative lauches by announcing the first Triple (GSM+GSM+CDMA) SIM mobile phone. The model name is Olive Wiz V-GC800
This QWERTY handset features a 2 Mega Pixel Camera, FM Radio, Music Player and Video Player with Recording, Java support and access to various social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook along with MSN and Yahoo IM.
• Display: 2.2-inch 262 K
• Expandable memory slot that can support up to 4 GB
• Bluetooth with A2DP
• 100 days replacement warranty as a part of 1 year warranty
• Changeable Back Panels in color options of yellow, silver and black
The price of this mobile is not yet officially revealed. However its expected cost would be around Rs.5000/- approximately.