Fly MV 242 Price & Review

With all the hassles being made by smartphones from the established and non-established mobile phone manufacturers worldwide, it is really amazing that people are still interested to check out entry level mobile phones if it really looks worthy for the time and cost.

Fly MV242, a new multimedia phone launched by Fly, a leading GSM mobile brand in Eastern Europe and India, actually egg on you to try a hand on the device. Fly phones were introduced in India in 2005. Even though Fly MV242 does not claim that it is the better multimedia mobile phone on the planet, Fly is hoping it will take off the entry-level mob and can probably land on budget onlookers with its super-low price tag.

Fly MV 242 Price & Review

The Fly MV242 phone is a great looking phone with all the basic features you are looking for, and at a price you will love. It can, for sure, play a lot better than the other entry level multimedia phones. Let me explain you the specifications.

Features Of Fly MV 242 Phone


The Fly MV242 is certainly great-looking in its rectangular figure, with its curvy edges and gray and white color combos. We can say that the phone has exploited the full potential of 90’s classic mobile phone designs.


The Fly Mv242 has a 2.4″ QVGA TFT 262k color screen with 240×320 pixels resolution. The screen is big enough to type your friend a lovely message or watch your favorite video on the go.

Dimensions And weight

The dimensions of the Fly MV242 are 118x51x12.9mm, making it a thin and lightweight phone to hold comfortably in your palm, and weighs only 53 grams without battery.


The Fly MV242 phone has a 2MP camera with maximum resolution of 1600×1200 pixels. The camera has digital zoom and supports MP4 and 3GP video recording.

Fly MV 242 Price & Review

The Fly MV242 phone doesn’t have flash, optical zoom, auto focus, or smile detection. Err…, you can not expect more from an entry level mobile phone.


The Fly MV242 has 233KB internal memory and supports memory expansion up to 32GB by microSD or T-Flash card. The phone’s phonebook memory is 500.


The Fly MV242 phone supports 2G, GPRS, WAP and Bluetooth with A2DP for network connectivity and browsing. The Fly MV242 phone’s operating frequency is GSM 900/1800 MHz.

Audio And Entertainment

As a multimedia phone, the Fly MV242 has audio and video players along with 3.5mm audio jack, boom sound speakers, voice recording, stereo FM radio and games. The phone’s audio player comes with Equalizer and Lyrics Display.


The Fly MV242 has the standard Li-ion 1400 mAH battery that offers up to 10 hours talk time and 400 hours standby. The battery life is really good comparing to any other entry level mobile phones out in the market.


Other than the standard features we expect from an entry level multimedia phone, the Fly MV242 mobile phone offers social networking services and inbuilt applications like Ebook reader, Image Viewer, MMS, Auto Call recording, Torch Light and King Movie Player. The phone is packed along with charger, USB Cable and headset.

Price & Availability 

The Fly Mv242 price was announced on January 2012 and costs you around Rs. 1790 (USD 36). The phone is available in all major cities in India and you can also get it online.