Nokia officially launched Asha 501 with new Asha platform. Apart from all quality features Asha 501 has also included many new features in it.
The main innovative creation of this new handset is its option for two main screen. Fastlane and a traditional home screen. Fastlane feature makes the users more attracted towards this handset as there is option for viewing recently used contacts, messages and application running in a simple interface. The traditional home screen is just an ordinary screen to manage single applications like phone settings or contacts specifically at a time.
Asha 501 with new Asha platform
The interactivity with the device can be improved to a great extend with this fastlane feature as we can see the glimpse of all our activity of the device in a single look on screen. Multitasking also can be more flexibly done with this device feature.
Nokia Asha 501 is available with a 3 QVGA two figure touch screen and a 3.2 mega pixel camera. Scratch resistant glass and a removable casing are the two parts of the handset. It’s so designed to ensure the ease in durability of the device.
Asha 501 includes Nokia Express browser preloaded which makes your internet browsing with mobile phone more simple and flexible. It is also expected to have a new application Nokia Express Now available with in short period of time to make the internet experience with the device better.
Nokia Asha 501 will be available in 6 different attractive colors blue, red, yellow, green, white and black. Dimensions of the hand set are 99.2x58x1.2 mm and weight of 98grms. It seems that Nokia Asha 501 is the device which is easy to carry to any place where you go.
Talk time 17 hours is guaranteed with 1200mAh battery. 501 also feature a battery standby of 48hours in single SIM mode and 26 hours in dual SIM mode. Micro SD card slot which is expandable up to 32 GB is available in the device.
Many network service providers are ready with their free data plans for the handset to have easy browsing on internet. This is an affordable device from Nokia with all functionality which is required by the user. It will be available for price $99 for single SIM version.
Key specification of Nokia Asha 501
- Two Home Screen: fastlane and traditional home screen
- Runs on new Asha software platform
- 3 QVGA scratch resistant touchscreen
- 3.2 megapixel camera
- 1200mAh battery
- Wi Fi and Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity
- Available in 6 colors
- 99.2x58x1.2 mm dimension
- Weights 98grams