Nokia 206

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Nokia 206
Nokia 206.jpg
Manufacturer Nokia
Slogan Larger Than life
Compatible networks

GPRS Yes, 59.2 kbps

EDGE Yes, 236.8 kbps
First released Q4 2012
Form factor Monoblock
Dimensions Height: 116.0 mm
Width: 49.4 mm
Thickness: 12.4 mm
Weight 91 g
Operating system Nokia Series 40
Storage 32 MB Internal user memory
Removable storage Up to 32 GB Micro-SD card
Battery Capacity: 1110 mAh
Maximum 2G standby time: 680 h
Maximum 2G talk time: 20 h
Music playback time: 41 h
Data inputs Keypad
Display Display size: 2.4"
Orientation: Portrait
(320x 240)
Height: 58.0 mm
Width: 48.0 mm
Colors: 65 K
Technology: LCD
Rear camera Sensor size: 1.3 megapixels
Resolution: 1280 x 960 pixels
Video: 176 x 144 pixels (15fps)
Front camera None
Connectivity 3.5 mm Nokia AV Connector
2.0 mm Charging Connector
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
Remote SyncML synchronisation
Local SyncML synchronisation

Nokia 206 is an entry level, Dual Sim mobile phone from Nokia. It was announced alongside the Nokia Asha 205 in November 2012 and was first released in January 2013. It is the successor to the Nokia Asha 200 and Nokia Asha 201. However, the 206 does not carry the Asha name.


The colors introduced to this phone are very vivid and are very similar to the ongoing trend to Nokia's Lumia series. The selected colors are cyan, magenta, yellow, black and white. The device has 'uni colored' body rather than combination. The 206's back design is similar to the Nokia Lumia 920, but the difference is that the Nokia 206s is made by plastic, Lumia 920s is made by zirconium boride .


The device is able to capture pictures at resolution of 1280 x 960 pixels with a 1.3-megapixel camera. Camera features include Landscape orientation, Auto and Manual White Balance settings, Active toolbar, Still image Editor, Full screen viewfinder, Self-timer. Supported video playback frame rate is 15 fps. In addition to that White balance video modes are: Fluorescent, Incandescent, Automatic and Daylight for video recording.


Nokia 206 is embedded with Nokia's Xpress browser.


Along with support of EDGE technology, Nokia has taken Bluetooth connectivity to a new level called Slam which has put aside the complications of device pairing aside and just require a touch to another Bluetooth supported device to transfer content. Bluetooth v2.1, Supported Profiles (SPP 1.0, DUN, FTP, GOEP, EDR, HFP, OPP, GAP, PBAP 1.0, SAP, SDAP, HSP).


Nokia 206 runs on Nokia's veteran Series 40 UI. The phone comes pre-loaded with several apps and games, including Bejeweled, Need for Speed: Shift, Medal of Honor, TuneWiki, Pictelligent, and social apps including WhatsApp and Facebook. The pre-loaded apps vary by region/market.


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