Exclusive: Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM Coming to India Next Week
Indian consumers will finally get to buy the Asha 502, Nokia's newest phone under the Asha portfolio, by next week. While the Finnish manufacturer has already started teasing the Asha 502 Dual SIM on its official Facebook account under "coming soon" tag.
GizBot has received information from an inside source that Nokia Asha 502 will be out on retail shelves by next week. Originally, Nokia launched the Asha 502 Dual SIM at this year's Nokia World 2013, alongside slew of devices including the Asha 503, Asha 502, Lumia 1520 , Lumia 1320 and Lumia 2520.
Supporting the same, when GizBot analysed the shipment data obtained from Zauba - a website that basically tracks imports and exports to and from India, it indicated that Nokia has already started to import the Asha 502 units in India.
There are a lot of units (in thousands, probably), shipped into different parts of India (Bombay, Delhi, Bangalore and Kolkata) until now. The number of units shipped per day are increasing, thus it again proves that the Asha 502 Dual SIM would be launched shortly.
Moreover, according to the shipping details - the Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM could be priced Rs. 6,889. Talking about the color variants - the phone will be made available in red, black and yellow colors.
Hence, there is a possibility that Asha 502 Dual SIM might get launched, alongside Nokia Lumia 1520 (which we confirmed) would be announced on December 16.
Nokia Asha 502 - Key Specifications
Nokia Asha 502, one of the newest handsets under the Asha brand, is expected to be launched in India next week. The phone incorporates a new design, which Nokia calls 'Dual shot layering effect'.
The Asha 502 is coated with ‘crystal -effect ‘casing. The device features a 3-inchQVGA display having a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. There's a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED Flash.
The phone also comes with revamped S40 OS with a layer of Swipe UI. The makers have added a 1,100mAh battery fitted in side. The phone support 32MB of internal memory which can be further expanded via a microSD card.
Other connectivity features include: Dual SIM, 2G, Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM, FM Radio, Wi-Fi and more. Moreover, the Asha 502 supports leading messaging apps like WhatsApp and Line, among others.
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