Nokia 2660 Flip is a classic example that reminds us of the glory of a high-volume feature phone market.
The demand for feature phones remains high in emerging markets with low purchasing power and in countries not having adequate electricity infrastructure. High battery life and ease of use are the major attractions of feature phones. For these reasons, older generation and those who are not so tech savvy are generally not willing to upgrade to smartphones. Now, with 4G feature phones in the market, most popular applications like WhatsApp, Facebook and You Tube are available on these basic devices, the users are more than happy.
Nokia 2660 Flip phone is a classic example that reminds us about the glory of a high-volume Indian feature phone market. With the introduction of this product last month, HMD Global-owned Nokia has further expanded its feature phone line-up in India. It is offered in blue, black and red colour options and carries a price tag of Rs 4,699. As the name suggests, the phone folds in half vertically, thanks to its clamshell design.
Nokia 2660 Flip: Feature rich feature phone
Nokia 2660 Flip is a dual-SIM (Nano) phone with support for 4G connectivity. The flip phone runs on Series 30+ OS. It sports a 2.8-inch primary display with QVGA resolution, and a 1.77-inch out display with QQVGA resolution.
It comes powered by a Unisoc T107 SoC and RAM of 48MB. The phone has an inbuilt storage of 128MB. The storage can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card. On the image capturing front, it features a 0.3-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash.
Nokia 2660 Flip features Bluetooth v4.2 support, a Micro-USB 2.0 port, and a 3.5mm audio jack for connectivity. It packs a removable 1,450mAh battery with 2.75W charging support. Nokia claims that the phone can offer a maximum standby time of 24.9 days on a single 4G SIM, and features a maximum talk time of 6.5 hours with a single 4G SIM. It measures 18.9mm in width x 108mm in length and 55mm in thickness. The phone weighs about 123gm.
Big buttons offer ease of use
With big buttons on the keyboard, this phone is easy to use with respect to calling and texting. With the dedicated emergency button, you can quickly reach up to 5 of your contacts. The facility can be easily accessed whether the phone is open or closed. the loud audio settings and Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) makes the phone easy to hear.
The company offers one-year replacement guarantee which covers any hardware defects within the warranty period. With Nokia 2660 Flip, the company aims to capture more younger audiences seeking to adopt simple-to-use functionality, durability and extended battery life.