Microsoft launches ‘ultra affordable’ Nokia 130 in India for Rs 1649

Microsoft announced the launch of Nokia 130,the latest addition to Microsoft Devices Group’s ‘first’ phone range. Nokia 130 boasts of a built-in video player, music player with up to 46 hours continuous playback on a single charge and everyday essentials including a flashlight, FM radio and USB charging, at a best buy price of just Rs. 1649. This should make it ideal for first-time mobile phone buyers or people seeking a reliable backup phone to complement their existing smartphone.

Microsoft launches ‘ultra affordable’ Nokia 130 in India for Rs 1649

“Armed with a distinctive design and sound entertainment, our latest device in the first phone range aims to bring the new age mobile experience at an accessible price point to our consumers. The Nokia 130 is a perfect device for consumers who are looking for their first mobile phone, or for those looking for a rock-solid backup phone to use alongside their smartphone.With the Nokia 130, our endeavor is to connect millions to the new mobile experience keeping in tandem with our core philosophy of connecting the next billion.” said Mr. Raghuvesh Sarup, Director – Marketing, Nokia India Sales Pvt. Ltd, in a press statement.

It features a 1.8” color display, durable design and a standby time of up to 36 days. It has the ability to store up to 6,000 songs on a 32GB SD card and is Dual SIM along with being available in red, black and white variants.

The Nokia 130 will be available in India at Rs. 1649.

Nokia 130 – Specifications at a glance:

Up to 36 days standby, 13 hours 2G talk time. 46 hours music playback, 16 hours video playback
1.8” QQVGA color display
1020mAh battery
Connectivity USB 2.0, 3.5mm AV Connector, microSD, Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM
Available colors: Red, Black and White