Sure the world is increasingly adopting the smartphone culture, but this doesn't mean that the market for feature phones is completely dead, maybe struggling but not dead. Nokia seams to still have hopes for their Asha feature phones and rightfully so. Since the company's Lumia series has been struggling to get a grip in the smartphone market, the Asha series have come to Nokia's rescue. It appeal towards the youth and the budget-conscious has significantly boosted sales for the Finish handset giant.
Nokia did say it will be launching newer models in it's Asha range and also the company has been going heavy in marketing these blessed low-end phones. The handset maker is now throwing away Headset worth Rs.1,499 free with exclusive range of Asha phones - including Asha 305, 308, 310 & 311. Nokia has also partnered with TaTa Docomo to offer double data packages on purchase of the Asha phones listed above. With this offer users will get double data on recharge of Rs.53 or more, on every recharge until 6 months. This offer is valid from April 15th 2013 to June 30th 2013 only.
Lets have a look at the specifications of these handsets
Nokia Asha 305
Nokia Asha 305 comes with 3 inch resistive touchscreen display 240 x 400 pixel resolution Dual SIM support 2 MP rear camera 10 MB in-built memory Micro SD card slot supporting up to 32 GB 1100 mAh battery. The phone is priced at Rs. 4,395.
Nokia Asha 308
Asha 308 has a 3 inch capacitive multi-point touchscreen display with 400 x 240 pixel resolution, 800MHz processor, 2MP rear camera with fixed focus, 64MB internal memory, 128MB mass memory and a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB expandable memory, connectivity features including Bluetooth, micro USB 2.0 and 1,110 mAh BL-4U battery. The phone is priced at Rs. 5,244.
Nokia Asha 310
Asha 310 comes with 3 inch WQVGA scratch-proof capacitive touchscreen display with 400 x 240 pixel resolution, 128MB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, 2MP rear camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth with A2DP support, micro USB 2.0 and an 1,110 mAh BL-4U battery. The phone is priced at Rs. 5,601.
Nokia Asha 311
3.0 inch display screen with 240 x 400 pixels resolution, 3.2 MP Rear camera, 140 MB inbuilt storage along with 256 MB ROM and 128 MB RAM, microSD card slot, 1 GHz CPU, connectivity features including 3G, Bluetooth, micro USB and an 1110 mAh battery. The phone is priced at Rs. 6,375.