Nokia Asha 500 is now available in India with a price only Rs 3506 via Indian eCommerce online website.
The Nokia Asha 500 with Dual SIM (dual standby) phone is listed online in Amazon India with a price only Rs 3506. However, at the time of writing the article only 2 cellphones are left and is available in black variant colour. It runs on Nokia Asha software platform 1.1.1.
Asha 500 is a 2G handset and features GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 frequency bands. It comes with Accelerometer and Proximity sensors. It sports only 2.8 Inches LCD Transflective Multi-point Touch screen display.
The Nokia Asha 500 houses a 2 Megapixl rear camera, but no camera on the front for selfie. Nokia Xpress Browser, GPRS, EDGE, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, USB v2, 3.5mm Audio Jack, FM and Bluetooth are main connectivity options included. It runs on 64 MB of RAM. The handset comes with a memory card slot, that can be upgraded with up to 32GB.
Measuring 58.1×100.3×12.8 mm dimension, Nokia Asha 500 weighs 101.3 gm. It packs a 1200 mAh battery, rated to deliver 14 hrs of talk-time or 528 hrs of standby time.
In my reviews, Nokia Asha 500 is just waste of money in Rs 3506. There are so many options in this range. You can purchase Intex Cloud X12 smartphone in only Rs 3469. It comes with 3.5″ display and also a 512 MB of RAM is available. And today’s most important thing, 3G video calling is also available.
The main specifications of Nokia Asha 500 :
- 2 MP Primary Camera
- 2.7-inch LCD Transflective Capacitive Touchscreen
- Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
- Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
- FM Radio