Nokia Asha 501
Nokia has just announced the their new flagship, but this time is low end feature phone that is meant to be a flagship, It’s Nokia Asha 501.
Nokia Asha 501 is feature phone that has ability of multitasking like Meego system operation. Luckily it said that this Asha platform is exactly a new update of the Nokia’s Meego OS that was once set in Nokia N9, and the platform is named "New Asha Platform" With this platform the new Nokia Asha 501 will have “sweep” screen feature just like in Nokia N9 and also “fastlane”.
Nokia Asha 501 has good specifications of the hardware, Nokia Asha 501 is powered by 1GHz CPU with 512MB of RAM, with this spec it seems that Nokia Asha 501 could handle many process and task. For taking picture and making some videos Nokia Asha 501 has weapon 3.2MP camera with no LED flash inside.
About connectivity unfortunately is not supported by 3G network, but it doesn’t be bad else because Nokia Asha 501 also has WiFi, and supports dual SIM GSM GSM.
And to see more about the full specification of Nokia Asha 501 let’s see the following info
Nokia Asha 501 Full Specifications
Network : 2G Dual SIM
Body : 12.1 mm, 99g
Display : 3 Inches, TFT Capacitive Touchscreen 256 Colours QVGA
Screen Resolution : 240 x 320 pixels, 3.0 inches (~133 ppi pixel density)
Memory : Internal 128MB, 512MB of RAM with microsd slot available.
Camera : 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels fixed focus, No LED flash
Video : QVGA@15fps
Operating System : New Asha Platform, Nokia Asha software platform 1.0
CPU : 1 GHz
Battery : Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery (BL-4U)
Colors : Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black
Nokia Asha 501 Price
With theses good features and specs Nokia Asha 501 is loved by costumer because it has good enough price for everyone. Nokia Asha 501 will cost $99 or almost to it (before another fees). I think this new Nokia Asha 501 is good choice for low end level of phones.
Update : Steve Elop has denied that this Asha 501 will be as Nokia's flagship for low end phone.