Dual SIM Mobiles in India
India has witnessed a boom in the variety of Mobile phones in the market. The dual SIM Mobiles are in its peak at this moment. Now these phones are well sold in India. A Dual SIM mobile phone basically holds 2 SIM cards simultaneously. They are called 'Active Dual SIM' phones since both the SIM can be active at the same time. The recent manufactures of these phones are Nokia and Samsung. Many different varieties of these phones are available in the market.
Why People Prefer Dual SIM Phones
The prime reason for these phones to attract the costumers is its dual SIM facility. This facility allows the customers to use two services without carrying two mobile phones. These kind of phones are very useful for the frequent other state travelers to avoid the roaming calls. They can use one SIM for their home state and the other for their working state. One can use it separate for private and official purpose. This facility also offers the customers to select two pricing plans calls and SMS with in the same phone with separate billing and will be very economical for them.
Best Selling Models
Companies like Nokia, Samsung, LG are some of the leading best providers of Dual SIM phones in India. Nokia started Nokia C2 to keep both SIM Cards active. The first SIM is underneath the battery and the second SIM is 'hot-swappable'. The special feature of this phone is that the SIM can be removed and inserted when the phone is on. Similarly each company has their on special features. Some of the best selling models are the following.
1. Spice D-88 Dual SIM Mobile
- dual network, offers both GSM and CDMA
2. Spice D-90 Dual SIM Mobile
- candybar style dual SIM phone, 256K colours TFT color display, 2 megapixel digital Camera, 6+zoom, integerated MP3 player, FM tuner with live recording, Bluetooth, GPRS facilities etc..
3. Spice D-1100 Dual SIM Mobile
- candybar style dual SIM phone, PDA powered, 256K colours TFT color display, 2 megapixel digital camera, integerated MP3 player, Bluetooth and GPRS connection
1. Samsung Duos Touch W299 Dual SIM Mobile Price – Rs.10,000
2. Samsung Duos 259 Dual SIM Mobile Price – Rs.6,800
3. Samsung B5722 Dual SIM mobile Price – Rs.9,400
4. Samsung C6112 Dual SIM mobile Price – Rs.7,000
5. Samsung C5212 Dual SIM mobile Price – Rs.4,800
6. Samsung C3212 Dual SIM mobile Price – Rs.3,800
1. Nokia C1-00 : flashlight, FM radio and a super battery up to 6 weeks of use. Estimated price of Rs. 1750
2. Nokia C1-01 : C1-01 includes FM radio, microSD card slot and a VGA resolution
3. Nokia C1-02 : FM radio, microSD card slot and VGA camera, but also has Bluetooth, Ovi Mail and Chat
4. Nokia C2-00 : about Rs. 2850, double SIM, with the tools of Life Tools Ovi, Ovi Mail and Chat, FM radio, microSD card slot, VGA camera, Bluetooth and a battery that Nokia says lasts up to 16.5 days of use