Asha series is quite popular in India, well Nokia's lower price phones have been a specialty. On May 9, the company introduced it's new colorful addition to it's colorful budget Asha series. Dubbed as Asha 501, the handset was to run on the newly designed Asha platform, which would bring many new features.
The Asha 501 is equipped with a 3 inch QVGA capacitive touchscreen display with 320 x 240 pixels, 1GHz processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, 3.2MP main camera, Wi-Fi, 2G, Bluetooth 3.0 and a 1,200 mAh battery offering up to 17 hours of talk time and 48 days of standby. The new Asha 501 carries the durable design of Nokia and is available in six striking color options including White, Black, Red, Green, Yellow and Blue.
The phone comes with a feature called 'Fastlane', which brings swipe motion gestures. Asha 501, lock screen and a home screen, just like a regular smartphone. Nokia has a tied up with EA games, to provide 40 free games bundled with the phone. Popular apps such as Facebook, Twitter, eBuddy, among others, are pre-loaded on the phone. More apps can be downloaded through Nokia OVI store.
To explain the phone in layman's terms, it is half smartphone and half feature phone. Here is the list of top 15 best online deals in India.