Nokia 106 is a basic phone. It comes with a 1.8-inch display and FM Radio.
128 x 160 pixels
114 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
Network & Connectivity
900 / 1800 GSM
384 KB RAM
Lithium-ion 800 mAh
Up to 10 h
Stand By Time
Up to 840 h
112.9 mm x 47.5 mm x 14.9 mm, 70.6 cc
Digital clock, Calculator, Calendar
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Nokia 106 features
Bar form factor was the most popular form factor before the "touchscreen" era. They have the screen and the physical keyboard in the front and a "back panel" to cover the battery at the rear.
SIM or Subscriber Identity Module is used to identify and authenticate a device over a network. They also come with small storage space allowing you to store small number of Contacts and messages. Mini SIM is 25 mm by 16 mm in dimensions.
Display type: TFT
TFT[Thin Film Transistor] is a liquid crystal display technology and is good in terms of response and image quality. However this display consumes a lot of power and is expensive. This display is generally considered below average compared to the displays available in market.
Pixel density: 114 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
Pixel density (PPI) gives you the number of pixels per inch of diagnol size. For good clarity (at 100% zoom), minimum acceptable PPI is around 300. Anything lower than 225 is considered below average.
The 2nd Generation of wireless network include GSM and CDMA networks. Inspite of being an old technology, it is still used widely in India. Though it provides data services and allows you to browse the internet, the speeds are very low as compared to 3G and 4G networks.