Nokia has launched two new feature phones, each supporting 4G and VoLTE (4G Calling) to offer users the best possible coverage. Neither phone promises big features, although both have an FM radio and the Nokia 225 4G also includes a camera.
Read the press release below for more details.
Pricing and availability
- The Nokia 215 4G is available now from O2, priced £34.99 in black. Customers can buy it for £15 on prepay with a £10 top up.
- The Nokia 225 4G will be available from Nokia.com from November 9th at £44.99 in blue or black.
LONDON, UK, 20 OCTOBER – HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces the Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G – the two latest additions to the Nokia feature phone family. Both phones come with 4G connectivity, giving you extra clear call quality in VoLTE networks1, easy social media browsing and even multiplayer gaming, all in an affordable package. The Nokia 215 4G offers the signature durability in a reliable design with modern essentials, boosted by 4G connectivity giving you confidence everywhere you go. For those seeking for a little more, the Nokia 225 4G comes with a camera so you can snap your favourite moments on the go, a premium performance keymat and dedicated function keys that make typing and navigating feel more precise – all in a glossy hard-coated, high-end finish, similar to what you see on Nokia smartphones. Bringing long-lasting battery and entertainment on the go with games and an FM radio, the Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G combine classic Nokia phone reliability with contemporary features and looks.
Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer and Vice President of North America, HMD Global:
“As a market leader in feature phones, our experience gives us real insight into what people need to stay connected. And, as networks continue to develop, we make it our responsibility to ensure people remain connected, even on the smallest of budgets. By bringing 4G to the Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G without compromising the accessible price point, we take another step towards our mission of providing low-cost access to global connectivity to those who need it the most – the billions of people who remain unconnected. With that in mind, we are building further on a winning formula that offers all the essentials with high levels of durability and reliability at an incredible value. Both new phones deliver a familiar yet modern and ergonomic design whilst serving the diverse needs of our customers by offering choice.”
Make the most out of 4G
With the new Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G you can take full advantage of the world of perks that come with 4G connectivity without breaking the bank. Enjoy greater VoLTE call quality, web browsing, multiplayer gaming, and social media when you switch to 4G. It feels just like what you’re used to – only better, yet still in an affordable package.
Nokia 215 4G – familiar made better with 4G
Trust Nokia 215 4G to survive daily bumps and knocks. With signature resilience and a battery that just keeps going, you can too. Navigate comfortably with the responsive soft-touch keymat, big buttons, easy-grip edge and curved back.
Find yourself with some downtime? Chill out with Nokia 215 4G entertainment. Beat your high score on the classic Snake and try-and-buy games like Crossy Road, up your word skills using English with Oxford (from Origin Data) or tune into the wireless FM radio – whatever you’re in the mood for.
Nokia 225 4G – a premium design with 4G perks
The Nokia 225 4G’s premium performance keymat and separate function keys make it easy to be precise – plus the comfortable edge and curved back make it easy to hold. All this comes finished with glossy, hard-coated colours giving the phone robustness with a premium feel. Plus, in combination with its signature durability, the long-lasting 1150mAh battery will help you seize the day with a phone that you can rely on.
Beat the boredom with plenty of gems packed in the Nokia 225 4G. Explore the world with its camera, listen to the wireless FM radio or catch up with friends on Facebook. There’s also a range of popular try-and-buy games including Crossy Road and Racing Attack, keeping you entertained for hours on end.