Nokia 216 a budget dual-sim phone launched by Microsoft today. Nokia 216 will be available in India from next month at price Rs 2,495. Nokia 216 will include 2.4″ screen, 2000 contacts storage, high-quality voice calls, a built-in torch light, FM Radio, front and rear-facing cameras with LED support, MP3 and video player, a battery life of up to 18 hours, Bluetooth 3.0 with audio support for headsets.

New Nokia 216 Specs:

Operating System

  • Software release: Series 30+

Size & weight

  • Height: 118 mm
  • Width: 50.2 mm
  • Thickness1: 13.5 mm
  • Weight: 82.6 g
  • Weight without battery: 60.8 g
  • Volume: 71.7 cm3


  • Display size: 2.4 “
  • Display resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)
  • Display technology: LCD Transmissive
  • Display features: Low power mode
  • Pixel Density: 167 ppi


  • RAM: 16 MB
  • Maximum memory card size: 32 GB
  • Expandable memory card type: MicroSD
  • User data storage: Memory card


  • Replaceable battery: Yes
  • Battery capacity: 1020 mAh
  • Battery voltage: 3.7 V
  • Maximum standby time: Up to 24 days
  • Maximum talk time (2G): Up to 18 h
  • Maximum music playback time: Up to 47 h


  • Other user interface features: Glance screen, Vibrating alerts

Keys and Input Methods

  • User Input: Keypad
  • Operating keys: 4-way Navi key with select,Alphanumeric keypad,Call key,Power/End key

Connectivity basics

  • SIM card type: Mini SIM
  • AV connectors: 3.5 mm stereo headset connector
  • Charging connectors: Micro-USB
  • System connectors: Micro-USB-B
  • USB: USB 1.1
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 3.0 + HS
  • Bluetooth profiles: Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) 1.2,Hands-Free Profile (HFP)1.5,Headset Profile (HSP) 1.1,Object Push Profile (OPP) 1.1,Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.0

Local sharing

  • Peer-to-peer sharing: BT Slam

Cellular connectivity

  • GSM network: 900 MHz, 1800 MHz
  • GSM max data speed DL: EGPRS 236.8 kbps
  • GSM max data speed UL: GPRS 85.6 kbps

Main camera

  • Main camera: 0.3 MP
  • Main camera features: Video recording
  • Main camera focus type: Fixed focus
  • Camera digital zoom: 2x
  • Flash type: LED flash

Front-facing camera

  • Front camera: VGA 0.3 MP
  • Front camera features: Selfie flash,Still image capture
  • Front camera video resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)

Video recording

  • Main camera video resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)
  • Camera video frame rate: 15 fps
  • Camera video zoom: 2x
  • Video recording features: Video zoom
  • Video recording formats: MP4/MPEG-4


  • Audio playback file formats:AAC,AMR,MIDI,MP3
  • Audio playback features: Loudness, Music Player, Playlists in Music player
  • Audio recording codecs: LPCM
  • Audio recording features: Stereo
  • Radio features4: Stereo FM radio

Video playback

  • Video playback frame rate (local): 25 fps
  • Video playback codecs:H.263,H.264/AVC,M-JPEG,MPEG-4
  • Video streaming: Real time video streaming (RTSP),YouTube browsing and video streaming

Tools and productivity

  • Personal information management features: Alarm clock with ringtones, Calculator, Calendar, Clock, Flashlight, Notes, Recorder, Reminders
  • Device management: OMA Client Provisioning v1.1

Call management

  • Call types: Audio call
  • Call management features: Automatic answer,Call barring,Call forwarding,Call history,Call logs,Call waiting,Integrated hands-free speakers,Speed dial,Voice mail
  • Number of supported phonebooks: 1
  • Maximum number of contacts: 2000
  • Ringtones: MP3 ringtones

Other Applications

  • Game features: Native games,Free games

Messaging features

  • Messaging features: Multimedia messaging,Text messaging,Unified inbox for SMS and MS,Unified MMS/SMS editor


  • Internet browsers: IPv6 support, Opera Mini

Device security

  • General security features: Application certification, Device lock, Device lock password, PIN code


  • Materials: Free of BFR, Free of nickel on the product surface, Free of PVC
  • Packaging: Minimized package, Made of renewable materials, Packaging is 100 % recyclable, Containing up to 90% recycled materials, Virgin wood fibers up to 100% certified
  • Energy efficiency: Unplug charger reminder
  • Product recycling: 100% recoverable as materials and energy
  • User guide: One color printing

Accessibility features

  • Hearing: Vibrating alerts
  • Vision: Vibrating alerts
  • Physical skills: Speakerphone, Speed dial


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