Apart from some premium phones and their first tablet, Nokia also launched 3 new Asha phones – the Asha 503, Asha 502 and Asha 500. These handsets will hit the stores by end of 2013.

Nokia Asha 500
The Nokia Asha 500 comes in two variants dual SIM / single SIM. It sports a 2.8 inch LCD transflective screen with QVGA resolution (320×240 pixels). Handset is 12.8mm thick and weighs about 101 grams. Handset supports 2G and runs on Nokia Asha Platform.

Micro SD card of up to 32GB is supported.  Other features are Wi-Fi (b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0, micro USB and 2MP fixed focus camera with 4x digital zoom. Battery is BL-4U 1200 mAh capacity with up to 14 hours talk time.

Nokia Asha 502
This dual SIM handset weighs 100 grams and thickness is 11.1mm. Asha 502 sports a 3 inch LCD screen with 320×240 pixels resolution. It runs on Nokia Asha OS. Other features are Wi-Fi (b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0 and 2G support (EDGE / GPRS). 502 comes with 5 megapixel rear fixed focus camera with LED flash support. There is built in Radio and 1010 mAh BL-5A battery gives talk time of up to 13 hours.

Nokia Asha 500, 502 and 503

Nokia Asha 503
The Asha 503 is a dual SIM handset with 3 inch screen supporting 320×240 pixels resolution. Handset weight is 111 grams and thickness is 12.7mm. This one too runs on Nokia Asha OS and comes with 5MP fixed focus camera with LED flash. Specs are similar to 502, however 503 supports 3G.

Other features are 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi (b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0 and micro USB port. The 1200 mAh (BL-4U) battery gives a talk time of up to 12 hours on 2G and up to 4 hours on 3G networks.

The handsets will hit the stores soon.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor - gogi.in