This devices will be available in selected markets beginning September and price starts at $37 before local taxes. This Nokia 222 is actually the successor to the Nokia 220 that launched a year ago.
The Nokia 222 and Nokia 222 Dual SIM comes with the same set of specs besides that the latter supports dual SIM feature. Also feature in both device is the Micro-SIM slot and run with Nokia Series 30+ operating system.
Microsoft boasts the new Nokia 222 and Dual SIM with FM radio playback up to 45 hours and MP3 playback up to 50 hours. some of pre installed applications include GroupMe by Skype, Twitter, Facebook, Messenger. This handsets are both Slam technology, meaning it allows sending and receiving data with another Slam-Enable devices. Both has a flashlight feature. Furthermore, the Nokia 222 features a 2.4 inch QVGA LCD display that gives a 166ppi pixel density, it has a 2MP fixed focus camera, also has a expandable storage that can put up to 32GB via microSD. Connectivity options are Micro-USB, Bluetooth, GPRS, and 3.5mm audio jack, sad to say no Wi-Fi.
The Microsoft company loaded the handset with 1100mAh battery that reportedly delivers up to 20 hours of talk time, 21 days standby and up to 21 to 20 days. Color available for this handsets are glossy Black and White.