Dual SIM phones are as useful as two separate phones. Moreover, you do not need to take the hazards of carrying two phones at a time. One can do the work of two. In no doubt, you save some money from this deal. Today, in market you will find number of dual SIM mobiles that are highly packed with latest features along with dual SIM standby/active feature. Dual SIM phones are always good buy for you as more and more features are getting introduced in dual SIM phones. Lets, check out 10 dual SIM mobile phones in India-
1. LG Optimums Net Dual
The best dual SIM (dual SIM standby) Smartphone available in Indian market right at this moment. This phone comes with perfect ingredients of a Smartphone at a nice price. Till Samsung Galaxy Y Duos hits Indian market this model will remain on top of the listing. LG Optimus Net Dual comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and is powered by 832 MHz processor. Optimus Net Dual sports 3 MP primary camera with 4x digital zoom, auto focus and Geo-tagging features. There is no secondary camera for video calling in 3G network. This model comes with 3.2 inches TFT Capacitive touch screen display with HVGA resolution of 480×320 pixels. Accelerometer sensor for auto UI rotate and proximity sensor for auto turn off are there for additional display functionality. You will face some problems with the small amount of internal memory used in this model; only 160 MB of usable memory is there. Micro SD card slot is there that can house up to 32 GB of memory. Wi-Fi hotspot,DLNA and Stereo Bluetooth are available for wireless connectivity. A-GPS navigation with Google Maps is preloaded with this phone. Powerful 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery is used in LG Optimus Net Dual.
Price of LG Optimus Net Dual in India: Rs. 9799/-
2. Micromax Superfone A75
Micromax Superfone is a budget friendly Android driven Smartphone powered by 650 MHz processor. This model from Micromax comes with solid set of features but the problems you will face are the amount of internal memory loaded with the phone and low processor frequency. Otherwise, it is a nice looking phone at a tight budget. Micromax Superfone comes with 3 MP primary camera and secondary VGA camera. Capacitive touch screen 3.75 inches display is good enough at this range and the viewing angles are at par. You have access to 3G HSDPA with this phone apart from 2G network GPRS and EDGE. Wi-Fi is there along with Bluetooth for network connectivity. The phone comes with dual SIM standby feature that means while one SIM is working another SIM goes on standby automatically. Li-Ion 1300 mAh battery is used in this model which is expected to offer decent backup and standby time.
Price of Micromax Superfone Lite A75 in India: Rs. 8545/-
3. Spice Mi-350n
Spice has some stunning Android driven Smartphones available in the market at competitive price but possibly this one is the best among the lot. This model comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and is powered by 650 MHz processor. Spice Mi-350n comes with dual SIM standby feature. The first thing you will notice in this model is its’ large display; 3.5 inches TFT Capacitive touch screen display is used in this model with proximity sensor for auto turn off. Mi-350n comes with dual camera; primary camera is 3 MP with auto focus and secondary front side VGA camera is there for video calling. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro USB, GPS navigation support, 3G network support are available with this model. Integrated social networking apps will definitely satisfy you. Spice Mi uses 1400 mAh Li-Ion battery as source of power.
Price of Spice Mi-350n in India: Rs. 7710/-
4. Karbonn K 1212
Karbonn K1212 is a cool looking touch screen mobile that comes with dual SIM standby feature; one SIM goes in to standby mode directly while you are receiving/making call in other number. This model comes with 3.2 inches TFT Resistive touch screen display with WQVGA resolution support 400×320 pixels. Karbonn K 1212 is featured with 3 MP primary camera with digital zoom. The camera is also capable of video recording. Only 24 MB internal memory is available with this model. So you have to insert micro SD card straight away. 2 GB card is preloaded with this model. You can expand memory up to 8 GB. This Karbonn model comes with 1000 mAh Li-Ion battery and offers more than 6 hours of talk time. Music player, video player and FM Radio are there to entertain you.
Price of Karbonn K 1212 in India: Rs. 3900/-
5. LG P520
This phone is a stylish, slim one and comes with dual SIM active feature which indicates you can work with both the SIMs’ at a time. This is the best feature you will find in this model. LG P520 comes with 2.8 inches TFT touch screen display with QVGA resolution and maximum screen resolution is 240×320 pixels. This model sports 2 MP primary camera with 2x digital zoom. Video recording is supported by this model. LG P520 only operates in 2G network. This dual SIM phone comes with powerful 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery which is expected to offer more than 23 hours of talk time which is way above most phones at this range. Music player, video player, FM Radio are there as entertainment option. P520 comes with limited internal memory; only 13 MB memory is available but micro SD card slot is there which can house up to 4 GB of card. GPRS and EDGE are there for network connectivity. Bluetooth is there for wireless networking but there is no Wi-Fi remember that.
Price of LG P520 in India: Rs. 4950/-
6. Nokia Asha 200
Nokia Asha 200 is the cheapest and dual SIM (dual standby) mobile in Nokia’s all new ‘Asha’ series. This phone is built on Nokia Asha S 40 platform and comes with 2.4 inches TFT display along with QWERTY keyboard. Keys are well placed but bit hard in nature. Nokia Asha 200 sports 2 MP primary camera. This phone only operates on 2G network. For network connectivity you have to rely on GPRS and EDGE. Bluetooth is there for local area connectivity but there is no Wi-Fi or NFC support for this mobile. Asha 200 comes with mere 10 MB internal memory. You have to insert micro SD card straight away. The slot can house up to 32 GB memory. Nokia Asha 200 uses 1430 mAh Li-Ion battery that comes up with standard back up.
Price of Nokia Asha 200 in India: Rs. 4070/-
7. Samsung Champ 2 Deluxe Duos
Samsung Champ 2 Deluxe Duos is the latest dual SIM complete touch screen mobile phone from Samsung. This phone too comes with dual SIM standby feature. You will find this phone having 2.8 inches TFT Resistive touch screen display which is pretty small at this moment. There is no 3G network coverage for this phone. For networking you have to rely on GPRS and EDGE. For entertainment purpose this model is preloaded with music player and video player. FM radio is there as an additional feature. Like other models in this price range you will have limited internal memory to work with. Micro SD card slot is available that can house up to 16 GB of memory. Samsung Champ 2 Deluxe Duos comes with 1.3 MP primary camera that can record video too. But there is no secondary camera for video calling and it not much necessary as Champ 2 Deluxe Duos only operates in 2G network. 1000 mAh Li-Ion battery is there as the source of power and backup.
Price of Samsung Champ 2 Deluxe Duos in India: Rs. 4090/-
8. Samsung Chat C322
Samsung Chat C322 is the cheapest dual SIM (standby) QWERTY mobile phone from Samsung. Chat C322 comes with smaller 2.2 inches TFT display with display resolution of 220×176 pixels. Chat C322 sports 1.3 MP primary camera and records video too. Camera is featured with 4x digital zoom. Since this phone operates only on 2G network there is no secondary camera. Samsung Chat C322 comes with 45 MB internal memory and micro SD card slot that can house up to 8 GB internal memory. GPRS and EDGE are there for networking. Bluetooth is there but no Wi-Fi support is available with this model. Music player, video player and stereo FM Radio with RDS are available as entertainment option. DNSe sound enhancement improves overall sound quality. Samsung Chat C322 supports Java. Install Java supported apps and games for more entertainment. Samsung Champ C322 uses 1000 mAh Li-Ion battery are offers more than 12 hours of standby time.
Price of Samsung Chat C322 in India: Rs. 3770/-
9. Motorola EX119
Motorola Ex119 phone comes with full QWERTY keyboard. This phone is dual SIM standby in nature. So when you are working with one SIM other goes on to standby stage. Both the SIMs automatically resume once you disconnect calls. Additionally, this model comes with 2.4 inches TFT touch screen display which is smaller in deed but you to bear with that as this phone has wide and well spaced QWERTY keyboard for better typing. Motorola EX119 sports 3 MP primary camera with video recording feature. There is no secondary camera. Apart from Bluetooth this phone supports Wi-Fi which is one of the plug points of this model. Only 50 MB internal memory is available with this model. Micro SD card slot is there that can house up to 32 GB of memory. Battery may prove to be a concern for this model as it comes with mere 750 mAh Li-Ion battery.
Price of Motorola EX119 in India: Rs. 5699/-
10. Nokia C2-03 Touch n Type
Nokia C2-03 Touch and Type comes with sliding alpha-numeric keyboard and touch and type facility. The dual SIM standby feature allows you to receive/call from one SIM at a time. Other SIM goes to offline straight away. Nokia C2-03 comes with 2.6 inches of Resistive touch screen display. The model sports 2 MP primary camera with features like self timer, digital zoom, image editor etc. The camera is also capable of video recording. Nokia C2-03 is 2G phone and yields up to 48 Kbps speed via GPRS and even more via EDGE. There is no Wi-Fi connectivity option for you. Bluetooth is there along with micro USB. Nokia C2-03 comes with just 10 MB of internal memory. The sales package comes with 2 GB card included. You can have up to 32 GB of memory via micro SD card. Li-Ion 1020 mAh battery is expected to offer more than 5 hours of talk time.
Price of Nokia C2-03 Touch n Type: Rs. 3850/-