Nokia 230 is cheap, ‘smartphone-like’ and runs for 27 days

Apart from the launch of the mid-range Microsoft Lumia 550, the Finland company requisited by Microsoft – NOKIA also launched their budget and functional mobile phone Nokia 230 Dual SIM on Malaysia mobile market today.

What is so special of this Nokia 230 Dual SIM phone? This mobile phone is one of the rarest build with a solid metal rear panel. The rear panel is removable which allows battery hot swap while the other part of this mobile phone is made up of polycarbonate. Besides, one of the amazing things of this Nokia 230 Dual SIM phone is it offer a whooping 27 days of standby time and 23 hours continuous talk time although it just comes with 1200mAh battery.


Besides, the Nokia 230 also comes with FM radio functionality which is now almost extinct in smartphones today. The FM radio allows constant streaming of your favorite radio channel with no additional data cost. It also comes with a ‘smartphone-like‘ feature, the Opera Store that provides a wide variety of applications and game which can be played on this mobile phone.



What’s more amazing of this mobile phone is it comes with a 2MP rear camera with flashlight and a 2MP front camera that can take selfies! It also supports storage expansion up to 32GB for music playing and media storage. It is also incredible light weight at 92g.

With a price tag of RM269, it is ultimately one of the best choice for business user who travel abroad as it supports Dual SIM functionality. Alternatively, it can be act as the second daily driver that allows you to manage your connection with people when your primary smartphone is drying out.

The Nokia Lumia 230 is now available through all Microsoft authorized retail stores in Malaysia.