Nokia Corporation, a Finland based cell phone maker has unveiled a brand new device dubbed as Asha 206 adding one more to its existing Asha series smartphones. The company which had already uncovered a long line up of phones under the name Asha, is excited about the cutting edge features of its new product. The phones which ranges from low to mid end level are targeted at a populace who are passionate towards quality products which comes comparatively at less price tag. Inspired from the Hindi word 'Asha' which means 'Hope', these series of phones are known for its credibility and users positive impression. Nokia which unveiled a couple of phones dubbed as Asha 205 and 206, offers attractive features along with mind blowing price.
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Nokia Asha 205 Specifications and Features
The Nokia Asha 205 is a 2.4 inch device with QVGA landscape QWERTY TFT display having 240 x 320 pixels resolution. The phone is much suitable browsing the internet, playing games and for chatting with friends online. Running on Series 40 Asha OS, the device will be the best to give quick results. Preloaded with a number of popular apps, the Nokia 206 will be available in single SIM or dual SIM versions. With the dual SIM version phones, Nokia Easy Swap technology is embedded allowing users to change SIM cards without switching off the device.
Added to this, the phone is capable of remembering the settings of 5 SIM cards. The Nokia Xpress Browser facilitates the customers with happy moments, reducing the browsing costs by compressing the data to 90%. Equipped with 10 MB free memory, the internal memory can be increased to 32GB with the help of a micro SD card. Regarding the camera optics, a VGA camera is added to Nokia Asha 205 which will give clear images for each click.
On the connectivity front, the phone gets the support of GPRS/EDGE, Bluetooth v2.1 with EDR, 2G and 3.5 mm AV connector. The most attractive feature of the phone will be its pre loaded apps which keeps the users more active. Going behind the trend of young minds the company has made a useful function bringing social media apps like Facebook and Twitter buttons right on the home screen enabling the users to access it so fast. For the interest of game addicts the Nokia Asha 205 is pre loaded with premium games and apps including Bejeweled, Need for Speed Shift, Medal of Honor and Tunewiki Social Player. More than that, 40 premium EA games worth €75 will be available free of cost pre loaded with the phone. Attractive apps like Pictelligent, eBuddy Chat and WhatsApp will add more colours to the interest to users.
The Asha 205 will be available in 3 variants - Cyan, Magenta and Yellow giving choice for tech enthusiasts to pick a device suitable for their personality. A Standard battery Li-Ion 1100 mAh which will deliver 20 hour's talk-time and 47 days of standby time gives the phone a slight edge over its competitors. Along with Asha 206, this too features Nokia's Slam technology permitting users to share content much faster and easier through Bluetooth without pairing their devices by which the other person can download files for future use.
Price and Availability
The Nokia Asha 205 will go on sale priced at $62, approximately Rs 3410 in India excluding taxes. The shipping of Nokia Asha 205 will start soon and expected to reach retailers and Nokia stores in December. If you wish to own a Nokia Asha 205, do contact your nearest Nokia dealer or visit top rated online shopping websites.