Nokia Asha 501 & 501 Dual SIM Symbian S40 Phone Launched

After launching Asha 210 the QWERTY phone with WhatsApp dedicated button, Asha 501 hit the headlines for early release in coming days. At a press conference held in New Delhi today it could soon be a reality.Nokia Asha 501


Nokia today launched Nokia Asha 501 and Asha 501 Dual SIM phone. Going through Nokia Asha 501 it’s an entry level smartphone competing with other existing Android phones. The device comes with 3.5 inch AMOLED display screen providing 320 x 480 pixels resolution with bar shaped design and touch screen support ensure the perfect and easy navigation. It will be powered with 1 GHz single core processor providing smooth performance and coupled with 512 MB RAM it helps in multi-tasking at a better pace. It will be powered with Symbian S40 operating system.Nokia Asha 501 Phone

The device comes with 5 mega pixel camera helps in capturing better images and impressive resolution. Although there is limited internal storage capacity, it comes with a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32 GB of storage. Coming to media options it includes music player, video player, FM Radio, SNS apps and connectivity option includes 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS and EDGE etc.

Along with this product launches, Nokia also introduced Universal Portable USB Charger DC-18 to top up your battery on the go with 1720 mAh battery.Nokia Universal Portable USB Charger DC-18

Winding up through Nokia Asha 501 it has following specifications –

  • Display: 3.5 Inch AMOLED display
  • Resolution: 320 x 480 pixels resolution
  • Processor: 1 Ghz single core processor
  • RAM: 512 MB RAM
  • Camera: 5 mega pixel camera
  • Micro SD card support
  • 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS and EDGE
  • Software: Symbian S40 OS

This could be the nest Asha flagship phone as it has the best in terms of specs. Pricing of this handset is not available as of now.