Specifications & Features
|GENERAL||2GNetwork||GSM 900 / 1800 – RM-899
850 / 1900 – RM-900
|900 / 1800 – RM-925|
|GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 – RM-902|
|SIM||Optional Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2013, June|
|BODY||Dimensions||99.2 x 58 x 12.1 mm (3.91 x 2.28 x 0.48 in)|
|Weight||98.2 g (3.46 oz)|
|DISPLAY||Type||TFT capacitive touchscreen, 262K colors|
|Size||240 x 320 pixels, 3.0 inches (~133 ppi pixel density)|
|Multitouch||Up to 2 fingers|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration, MP3 ringtones|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included|
|Internal||128 MB, 64 MB RAM|
|DATA||GPRS||Up to 85.6 kbps|
|EDGE||Up to 236.8 kbps|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v3.0 with EDR|
|USB||Yes, microUSB v2.0|
|CAMERA||Primary||3.2 MP, 2048×1536 pixels|
|FEATURES||OS||Nokia Asha software platform 1.0|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, IM|
|Browser||WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML|
|Java||Yes, MIDP 2.1|
|Colors||Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black|
|- SNS apps
- MP4/H.263/WMV player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/AAC player
- Photo editor
- Voice memo
- Predictive text input
|BATTERY||Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery (BL-4U)|
|Stand-by||Up to 1152 h|
|Talk time||Up to 17 h|
|Music play||Up to 56 h|
|Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery (BL-4U) for dual-SIM model|
|Stand-by||Up to 624 h|
|Talk time||Up to 17 h|
Nokia Asha 501 Review & Price
A new Asha 501 made by Nokia will comes on June, 2013 with new and decent look and Nokia release new software known as Nokia Asha software platform 1.0 which is running in new Asha 501 and comes at low cost price in UK & US. It is a great phone and runs all social apps, games and Nokia Xpress Browser is also install in this phone and you can also share videos and photos and it comes with complete accessories like Nokia charger AC-11, Nokia battery BL-4U 1200 mAh, Nokia stereo headset WH-108, Nokia 4 GB microSD card with sealed box and it available in many colors that are bright red, bright green, cyan, yellow, white and black. Nokia Asha 501 has a lot features and it’s a low range price phone.
Expectable Price in UK Pounds: £64
Expectable Price in US Dollar: $99
Nokia going to launch a new Asha phone with new platform named as Nokia Asha 501 and it will have a new software platform, Nokia Asha software platform 1.0. This operating system manufactured by Nokia with a plenty of features and it will also have a 3.0 inches TFT LCD and capacitive touchscreen, microSD card slot and expandable memory up to 32 GB and 4 GB card included with this phone, 128 MB internal storage and 64 MB RAM for growing speed, 3.2 mega-pixels primary camera with QVGA video recorder, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, Bluetooth v3.0 with EDR, microUSB v2.0, optional dual SIM, dual stand-by, accelerometer and proximity sensors, Nokia Xpress Browser, FM radio, java MIDP 2.1, games, social apps and a bundle of features.
Display & it’s Features
New Nokia Asha 501 is 3.0 inch, TFT LCD and capacitive touchscreen which are QVGA and 262K high color display and a 320 x 240 pixels screen resolution. The pixel density of this phone is 133 ppi that is why it’s a good and sharp display and Nokia used LCD Transmissive display technology in this phone and the display features of Nokia Asha 501 are brightness control, RGB stripe, Nokia glance screen, screen double and it runs medium quality videos smoothly. Nokia Asha 501 is a multi-touch screen phone and you can touch up to two fingers at a time.
TFT LCD Detail
Nokia Asha 501 coming with TFT LCD (Thin film transistor liquid crystal display), and this type of LCD is used to control the colors of screen and gives us a better display and it improve the display quality of Nokia Asha 501 and makes good looking display and also manage the colors of screen which include in this phone.
Capacitive Touch Screen Detail
Nokia used a capacitive touch screen in Asha 501, and this type of touch screen reduces the visible distance between the user’s finger and what the user is touching on the screen and Nokia Asha 501 will have this technology which creating more fastness when the users touch on screen so Nokia Asha 501 is best phone at low cost.
Multi Touch Screen Detail
Nokia Asha 501 is a multi-touch screen mobile phone. It makes to easy for play games and many works to be attached with multi-touch and you can use up to two finger at a time in Asha 501 when you playing multi-touch screen games, that time it is very helpful to you and it’s a big offer because in this type of price, company not used this technology but Asha 501 will have a multi-touch screen.
Nokia Asha Software Platform
Nokia Asha 501 is coming with new software platform and the operating system which is running in Asha 501 in new Nokia Asha software platform 1.0. It is a new software platform manufactured by Nokia for Asha phones and this is a first version of Asha platform which used in Nokia Asha 501. It will comes with a lot of new apps and features and some features of this operating system are, applications are already available or in development for the Nokia Asha platform, including CNN, eBuddy, ESPN, Facebook, Foursquare, Line, LinkedIn, Nimbuzz, Pictelligent, The Weather Channel, Twitter, WeChat, WhatsApp, World of Red Bull and games from Electronic Arts, Gameloft, Indiagames, Namco-Bandai and Reliance Games, Mobile Internationalization (JSR238), Nokia Notifications, Fileselect, Image Scaling, Network State and much more apps are included in this software platform.
A 3.2 mega-pixel primary camera embedded in Nokia Asha 501 for capturing pictures in high quality and the resolution of camera is 2048 x 1536 pixels so you can take high quality pictures and QVGA video recorder is also available on camera for shoot videos in QVGA@15fps and the camera features, which is store in this phone are Auto and manual white balance, Still image editor, Full screen viewfinder and it doesn’t have a secondary camera.
Nokia Asha 501 is coming with a lot of fun and entertainment and it will have a big Nokia store which has many apps, music, videos and games. SNS apps, photo editor for edit, audio player for listening music with great sound and support MP3, AMR-WB, AMR-NB, MIDI, G.711, AAC LTP, AAC LC, AAC+/HEAAC, eAAC+/HEAACv2 player and video player for watching HD videos and support MP4, AAC, AMR, MP3, M4A, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, MIDI player, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g to connect a internet at a long distance in great speed, java MIDP 2.1, FM radio, YouTube browsing and video streaming, Streaming from video services and internet, video sharing with slam, Facebook, Twitter, Nokia Xpress Browser, Touch UI, Java games, all social apps and much more features are includes in Nokia Asha 501.