Nokia announces slimmest Internet phone, known as the Nokia 225
Nokia Corporation has announced a new budget phone to its lineup called the Nokia 225. This is Nokia’s slimmest “Internet phone” and it costs only $54. The Nokia 225 has a 2.8-inch display and comes preloaded with Nokia’s cloud-based Xpress Browser, which optimizes website data and speeds up performance on slower networks. There is a Facebook and Twitter app placed on the home screen and has five pre-loaded games: Block Breaker 3, Asphalt 6, Assassins Creed 3, The Avengers and Real Football 2012.
The Nokia will come in single and dual SIM versions. The Nokia 225 has a standby time of up to 36 days. It has a two-megapixel camera and features microSD support of up to 32GB. The Nokia 225 includes an MP3 player, which has up to 41 hours of playback time.
The Nokia 225 will start shipping in Q2 of 2014 in “select markets.” It is going to sell for EUR39 ($54). It will be available in five colors, including red, yellow, green, black and white.