Just moments ago at the Nokia World Event the smartphone giant has announced a whole new series of smartphones based on the Symbian Series 40. There were already many rumors going around about the possible release of the Asha 303 phone but Nokia has put a rest to all the rumors and has announced a whole new series.
Nokia Asha Series will currently boast 4 variation’s : 200, 201, 300 and 303. The 200 and 201 are QWERTY keyboard phones and 300 and 303 will have capacitive touchscreens. Nokia 303 will have the feature of both QWERTY Keyboard and Capacitive Screen both.
Let us take a look at some specifications of the all new device’s ;
Nokia 200 and 201 :
Nokia 200 and 201 both are QWERTY keyboard based on Symbian Series 40, 6th Edition. The Nokia 200 will have the option for dual SIM cards and 32 GB of storage where as the Nokia 201 and 200 both will have highly optimized speakers for those times when you feel a little musical.
Nokia 300 and 303 :
Nokia 300 and 303 will sport 2.6″ capacitive touch screens and 1GHz CPU, 5MP camera and 3G. While 300 has a numeric keypad the 303 variant has QWERTY keypad.
Nokia 300 is in the Candy Bar form and has social networking integration.
All phones will have Nokia’s cloud based browser for data compression which has a faster browsing experience. Nokia at the Nokia World event is focusing on how to add the next billion smartphone users in its portfolio. While the Windows Phone have developed enough hype already the Asha Series are also welcome as a low cost phone with good features.
Price And Availability :
Talking about the availability and price the Nokia 200 and 201 are expected to cost about 60 EUR without taxes and subsidies and the 200 variant will be available by Q4 of 2011. The Nokia 201 will be available by Q1 of 2012.
The Nokia 303 will cost about 115 EUR and will start shipping in Q4 of 2011. The Nokia 300 will be worth 85 EUR and will ship again in Q4 of 2011.
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