NOKIA ASHA

  • Nokia X, X+, XL: Nokia launches its first Android-based budget phones February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Nokia introduced a new family of smartphones, the Nokia X series of phones. The first three phones in the family - the Nokia X, X+ and XL - run on the new Nokia X software platform, that is based on Google's Android. The phones under the Nokia X family...
  • Nokia announces Lumia 1320, 525, Asha 500, 502, 503 India launch December 20, 2013

    Panaji: Prior to its impending acquisition by Microsoft, Finnish handset giant Nokia announced the launch of five new devices across its Lumia and Asha range of smartphones to strengthen its position in the Indian smartphone market. The company will launch two new devices under its Windowspowered Lumia range 1320 and...
  • Nokia Asha 502 and Asha 503 to be available in India this month December 1, 2013

    Mumbai: The Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM and Asha 503 unveiled at the Nokia event in Abu Dhabi are all set to go on sale in select markets including India. Both devices will reportedly be available through online retailers and Nokia retail outlets within a week. However, except...
  • Lumia 2520: Nokia launches its firstever tablet October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Along with its 6inch phablets and three new Asha phones, Nokia has also announced the launch of its fist tablet Lumia 2520. The Lumia 2520 has a 10.1inch HD (1080p) display. The Lumia 2520 combines both 4G LTE and WiFi connectivity. The Lumia 2520 has a 6.7 megapixel...
  • Lumia 1520, Lumia 1320: Nokia launches its first 6inch smartphones October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Foraying into the phablet market, Nokia has announced the launch of its first 6inch smartphones the Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520. While the Lumia 1520 is a highend device, the Lumia 1320 is a midrange smartphone. The Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520 are priced at $339 and...
  • Live blog: Nokia World Abu Dhabi; Lumia 1520, 2520, 1320, 929, 525 expected October 22, 2013

    Nokia World moves to the west Asian desert to unveil, what reports say are, as many as eight new devices (if not more). The expected smartphones include the 6inch Lumia 1520 and also four other phones from the Lumia family (the Lumia 2520, Lumia 1320, Lumia 929 and the budget...
  • How will Microsoft solve the India riddle? September 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia's handset business gives the software behemoth control of its main Windows smartphone partner, but leaves a question mark over the bigger business it has bought: Nokia's cheap and basic phones that still dominate emerging markets like India. Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer has said he...
  • LinkedIn app launched for budget Nokia Asha Full Touch and 501 series July 31, 2013

    Mumbai: LinkedIn has introduced its app for Nokia Asha phones. Users can access their LinkedIn network and professional insights from any Nokia Asha Full Touch and 501 series of devices. The Asha 501 is Nokia's budget phone, announced earlier in May for a price at Rs 5,300. The obvious question...
  • Nokia Asha 210 with dedicated Facebook button up for preorder for Rs 4,499 June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: The lowcost Nokia Asha 210 with a dedicated Facebook button has been spotted online on the ecommerce site Flipkart.com. The phone is up for preorder on the site for Rs 4,499. The website lists the second week of July as the estimated release date. While the phone that...
  • Nokia Asha 501 up for preorder for Rs 5,199 June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Unveiled last month, the lowcost Nokia Asha 501 is now up for preorder on the Nokia India's online store for Rs 5,199. The website does not say when the phone will be available in India, but it states that the phone will come in five colours Yellow,...
  • Nokia announces Asha 501 at $99, offers free Facebook access May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: At an event in New Delhi, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop unveiled the latest phone in the company's Asha series the Asha 501. The Asha 501 runs on a new software platform. The Asha 501 has a 3inch QVGA TFT capacitive display and includes 128 MB of inbuilt flash...
  • Nokia to unveil new Asha models in coming days: CEO May 8, 2013

    Helsinki: Nokia will unveil new models in its Asha range of midtier phones, after firstquarter results showed a sharp fall in sales of mobile phones while management focused on boosting sales of Lumia smartphones. "We are continuing to renew our portfolio, which includes plans to announce innovation and new products in...
  • CEO refutes Nokia's Android phone rumours, takes shot at Google January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Nokia CEO Stephen Elop has effectively put to an end the rumours about Nokia making an Android phone. During the company's fourth quarter earnings call Elop reiterated that Nokia's products with compete with Android phones. "We are not in a situation where we are considering something other than Windows...
  • Nokia launches Asha 308, Asha 309 in India October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: struggling cellphone maker Nokia has launched its two new budget phones in India Asha 308 and Asha 309. The Nokia Asha 308 is a dual SIM phone and has a 3inch capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 400x240 pixels. It sports a 2 megapixel rear camera, but...
  • Firstimpression review: The new Nokia Asha 311 August 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Nokia on Thursday introduced two new Asha series phones including Asha 311. Please note that this handset, like all Nokia Asha series phones, is based on Nokia's own Series 40 operating system and comes with features that can compete with entry level smartphones from rivals. Nokia Asha 311 has...
  • Nokia launches three new Asha phones February 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Nokia has announced three more Asha feature phones Nokia Asha 202, Asha 203 and Asha 302 at the Mobile World Congress, which is currently underway in Barcelona, Spain. Nokia has also unveiled a new and fast cloudbased browser that reduces internet costs. Nokia Asha 302 is Nokia's...
  • Nokia unveils its first Windows Phone devices October 26, 2011

    New Delhi: The world's largest cellphone maker Nokia unveiled its first phones using Microsoft's Windows Phone software on Wednesday, hoping to kickstart a rescue of its ailing smartphone business. The Nokia Lumia range of the company's first Windows Phone powereddevices include Nokia Lumia 800 and Nokia Lumia 710. The Finnish mobile...