Dual Sim Mobile Phones in India 2014
What are Dual SIM Mobiles ?
Dual SIM Mobiles are those which can carry two SIM Cards at the same time, meaning two mobile phone numbers can be used in one phone. Dual SIM Mobile Phones have features to allow users to make calls from the SIM they want. These mobiles have gained considerable popularity as many of Indian users now carry more than two mobile numbers(SIMs). With the advent of dual SIM technology the need to carry two mobile phones isn't there making it very convenient to carry two mobile numbers in one phone. If we go down the history lane of Dual SIM mobiles, they were first launched in year 2000 by a Finland based firm named Benefon.
Which popular brands manufacture Dual SIM Phones in India ?
There are over 50 brands that are currently selling Dual SIM mobiles in India. Of these the popular ones are Samsung, Nokia, Micromax, LG and Motorola.
What type of Dual SIM Phones are available in India ?
Dual SIM Mobiles come in combinations to support both CDMA and GSM technology. Following combinations are available in the markets :-
CDMA + CDMA (Dual SIM CDMA CDMA Mobile)
GSM + CDMA (Dual SIM GSM CDMA Mobile)
GMS + GSM (Dual SIM GSM GSM Mobile)
Prices of Dual SIM Mobiles in India
Dual SIM mobile phone prices in India start at Rs.470. The lowest priced model is Nokia E55. Of the 831 Dual SIM Mobiles available in India the most popular in 2014 is Micromax A110 Superfone Canvas 2 priced at Rs. 9,649. The prices were last gathered on 10 Mar, 2014 and are valide across all cities in India including Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune and Kolkotta for online purchases.
What other platforms/technologies are popular with Dual SIM Mobiles ?
Dual SIM Mobiles are abundantly available with combination of Android platform. Samsung is a major market player in India for Dual SIM Android mobiles. Also many of the Dual SIM phones come with 3G support.
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