The new Nokia 225 4G and Nokia 215 4G, which were launched a few days ago for the Chinese market, aim to bring 4G connectivity with support for VoLTE at a much affordable rate. Both the devices bring a new but familiar design to Nokia Mobile’s feature phone portfolio. With a curved back and big keypads, the devices ensure comfort for your hands on both the front. Nokia 215 4G has soft-touch keys, while the Nokia 225 4G has rubber buttons. Also, you get a back-facing speaker. Not only that, but they also support web browsing, social media applications, and multiplayer gaming including the classic Snake, Crossy Road, and Racing Attack. Apart from that, the Nokia 225 4G has a premium approach as it comes with a camera and a glossy hard-coated, high-end finish at the back.
Audio: 3.5 mm headphone jack, wireless FM radio, MP3 player
Network: GSM, WCDMA, LTE
Connectivity: micro USB, Bluetooth 5.0
Both the devices will first go on sale in India starting October 23 on Nokia mobile’s site. The Nokia 215 4G will cost ₹ 2949 and the Nokia 225 4G will cost ₹ 3499. Furthermore, they will be available on Flipkart and other leading retail outlets as well, with Nokia 215 4G starting November 6 and Nokia 225 4G starting November 18.
In other markets, Nokia 215 4G will be available for an average global retail price of €32 (US$38), while the Nokia 225 4G will be available for an average global retail price of €41 (US$49).
It is a circumaural wireless headphone that will completely enclose the ears. The outer cover is built with anodized aluminum with a gloss finish, and the inner ear pads are coated with a soft leatherette (PU leather). The 40mm headbands are foldable so that it is convenient to carry along. The headphones also come with the voice assistant support of Google Assistant and Siri. You will also get the option to switch it into a wired headphone.
Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones specifications:
Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5 mm audio jack
Working range: 30 ft (10 m)
Power supply: Built-in Lithium rechargeable batteries, 3.7 V, 500 mAh
Operating time: Up to 40 hours
Charging time: Approx. 3 hours
Weight: Approx. 197 g
Impedance: 32 Ω
Box contents: Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones, micro USB cable, 3.5 mm audio cable, carry pouch
The Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones will be available globally starting November 2020 from Nokia’s site (nokia.com) and select retailers for €59 (₹ 5130, US$70).