Nokia 2220 Slide is a new dual-band GSM slide phone targeted at emerging markets. It is an elegant and stylish mobile phone with six colour choices: Hot Pink, Graphite, Warm Silver, Purple, Turquoise, and Dark Blue. Nokia 2220 Slide will make mobile internet available to new markets, featuring GPRS, MMS, Ovi mail, and email at a very attractive price. Nokia 2220 Slide also features FM radio, 1000 contacts phonebook, camera, Nokia Life Tools, and so on. Nokia 2220 Slide is currently available in Nigeria.
Capture the world around you with the built-in VGA 640 x 480 pixels camera. You can share your photos with friends using the MMS feature. However, you cannot record video only photos. If you want video recording, you can get it in Nokia 2690 at a higher price. Nokia 2220 Slide comes with a 1.8-inch 65k colours TFT display offering 128 x 160 pixels.
Connect to the world via GPRS. Nokia 2220 Slide features GPRS for browsing the internet, find latest news, search for information, and catchup with your friends in social networking sites. GPRS is slow but can get the job done. Nokia 2690 offers faster internet with EDGE built-in. Nokia 2220 Slide also has links to popular websites, putting them just a click away, once you reach your browser. You can of course add links to your favourite sites via Bookmarks. Once you setup the built-in email client, you will access your web email while on the move.
Nokia 2220 Slide comes with the Ovi mail, which is a free email service from Nokia. With your Ovi email address you can send and receive email messages. A free email built into a phone will surely make email messaging available to thousands of new people.
Nokia 2220 Slide lacks a music player, however with the built-in FM radio you can listen to music from your local DJ. You can also catchup with latest news and entertainment. Nokia 2220’s FM recording feature enables you as well record up to 8 minutes of FM broadcasts.
Nokia 2220 Slide supports Nokia Life Tools, which is a service from Nokia that provides timely and relevant information customized to the user’s location and personal preferences directly on their mobile phones. Nokia Life Tools feature Agriculture, Education, and Entertainment information and requires no GPRS access.
As you can see Nokia 2220 is a modest mobile phone offering GPRS internet. It lacks video recording, fast internet, music playback. If this features are essential to you then Nokia 2220 Slide is not for you. All these features you can get in Nokia 2690 at a slightly higher price. The top selling point of the Nokia 2220 Slide is its style and incorporation of internet and email at a cheap price.
More features and specifications of Nokia 2220 Slide:
- dust-resistant keymat
- anti-scratch cover
- WAP/XHTML/HTML browser
- MIDP 2.1
- Nokia XpressAudio messaging
- 3.5mm audio jack
- 32MB RAM
- Expense manager
- Customizable home screen
- Flight mode
- 1000 contacts phonebook
- 860mAh battery capacity
- 5.3 hours talktime
- 480 hours standby
Nokia mobile phones for emerging markets you need to checkout include Nokia 1280, Nokia 1616, Nokia 1800, Nokia 2220 Slide, Nokia 2690, Nokia 2710 Navigation Edition, Nokia X3, and the Nokia 5230 touchscreen phone.
Prices of these cheap Nokia phones
- Nokia 1280 – N4,000 – N5,000
- Nokia 1616 – N4,500 – N7,500
- Nokia 1800 – N6,000 – N8,000
- Nokia 2220 Slide – 11,500 – N15,000
- Nokia 2690 – N13,000 – N17,000
- Nokia 2710 with Navigation – N22,000 – 28,000
- Nokia 5230 – N28,000 – 35,000
Nokia 2220 is available in Nigeria at authorised Nokia dealer stores. The major advantage of buying your Nokia mobile phones and other Nokia accessories and enhancements from an authorized dealer is that you are guaranteed to buy a genuine Nokia product. You also get a one-year warranty on any product you buy, plus good after sales services.
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