Nokia Asha 500 with Transparent Design & Full Touch Support at $69

Nokia announces Asha 500 phone with full touch + transparent design. Check Nokia Asha 500 specs, features, price in India, Review.

Nokia at an event today at Abu Dhabi launched Lumia 1320 and flagship Lumia 1520 phablet phones. Apart from phablet phone announcement Finland based phone firm announced Asha 500 with transparent design and its the first full touch Asha phone to be unveiled. The pone comes with 2.8 inch QVGA full touchscreen display and uses the same software platform found on Asha 501 with Swipe UI providing one touch to all functions.Nokia Asha 500


Nokia has powered Asha 500 with 1200 mAh battery providing up to 14 hours talk time or up to 22 days of standby time. Also the phone is loaded to provide 10 free games of your choice at Nokia Store.

Nokia Asha 500 key specs are –

  • Display: 2.8-inch QVGA 320 x 240 pixels display
  • Camera: 2MP rear camera
  • Dimensions: 100.3mm x 58.1mm x 12.8mm; Weight: 101.3 g
  • Dual SIM (optional), with 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM  and FM Radio
  • Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI
  • 10 free Games downloadable from Nokia Store
  • 1200 mAh battery with up to 14 hours of talk time and up to 22 days of standby

Nokia Asha 500 is priced at $69 i.e., Rs 4250 in India and set to compete with budget Android phones. Just like other Asha phones it will be available Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black colors from Q4, 2013 in Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East countries.