After Samsung Corby, Samsung has now announced yet another cheap touchscreen phone, called Samsung Champ. It’s an entry level touch screen mobile phone which comes with a 2.4-inch display (240 x 320 pixels).
Samsung Champ is the cheapest touch screen phones targetting the young minds and it also includes a 1.3-megapixel camera, 3.5mm headset jack, Bluetooth 2.1 and microSD memory card slot.
Samsung Champ will come in several color solutions, including deep black, espresso brown, sweet pink and chic white. It features samsung’s very own TouchWiz Lite user interface with multiple home screen pages for faster and easy access.
It has music player, FM radio, etc. It is believed that Samsung Champ should be available starting June 2010 in countires like Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America. The actual price is unknown at the moment and it is expected to be as low as 150$ (around Rs.6600)
Nokia has released another affordable 3G phone with 3.2 Megapixel camera with 4X digital zoom in India. The phone looks stylish and its an S40 series mobile phone.
It has solid set of features like sharing photos and videos in flickr, Ovi, YouTube, Facebook or via Bluetooth. The Nokia 7230 mobile is a compact slider with 2.4 inch color QVGA display and 3.2 MP camera with 4 X digital
zoom. It has nokia music manager, FM radio and also internal memory of 70mb which you can expand up to 16GB. It supports social networks and email services.
Features and Specification of Nokia 7230
Sleek Slider Design
3.2 Megapixel camera (2048×1536 pixels)
Share photos quickly
3G network, EDGE , GPRS
2.4 inches display (240 x 320 pixels)
Weight – 100 g
Phonebook – 2000 entries
Built-in Nokia music manager and FM radio
Colors – Graphite, Hot Pink
Price – Rs.5999
It’s nice to see Nokia targetting indian markets with low-priced mobile phones.
Seems like India is going to go for more camera mobile phone as Nokia has come up with low-budget camera mobile phones in India. Till now, you can easily get camera phones for around 3-4K, but most of them will be 2.0 or max 3.2. Nokia has come up with X2 phones, which is a budget 5 MP camera phone.
I’m very proud to be an Indian, because indians are the first to feel the new handsets from major vendors. Today Nokia has launched a new model in X series, Nokia X2 in India. Nokia X2 Cheapest 5MP Phone from Nokia.
Though Nokia has recently released a variant of nokia handsets C3, C6, E5, N8 which makes social networking easy, Nokia X2 has a candybar model and available in two colors. One with red and black combination and another with blue and white combination.
Features of Nokia X2 -
2.2 inch QVGA screen
5 megapixel camera (2592×1944 pixels)
Series 40 OS
Manage music through OVI player or Windows media player
FM Stereo Radio
48 Mb inbuilt and 16 GB expandable memory MicroSD card
Facebook access from Homescreen
Standby time – 540 hours; Talktime – 810 minutes
Weight – 82 g
Bluetooth/GPRS/Edge and No 3G
Price is just Rs.5000 (85 euros / $112 before taxes)
Here is a video of this phone:
Alltogether, Nokia X2 is a thin and chic feature music phone. You can buy Nokia X2 from official Nokia page at the cost of 4903, or you should check in your retail mobile market and you may find it for much cheaper price.