The budget line S40-mobile phones, now including models Nokia Asha 200, 201, 300 and 303, supplemented by three new products – Asha 202, 203 and 302.
At the end of October 2010 at the Nokia World event in 2011 was presented four phone on the Series 40 platform, included in the line of Asha (in Hindi means “hope”), and pursuing the goal of bringing “more than one billion” people who want to always be online, but for some reason not ready to disclose the purchase wallets for smartphones.
Nokia Asha blur the line between smartphones and regular phones: QWERTY-keyboard or touch screen, fast and convenient access to the Internet cloud browser, an application from an online shop Nokia Store, integration with social networks, instant messaging, emailing, cartographic services .
At the Mobile World Congress 2012, opened its doors February 27, Nokia expanded Asha-family, as expected, with three new models.
Nokia Asha 302 – seems to be the most interesting of all: QWERTY-keyboard, and first among ordinary mobile phones support the Microsoft Exchange e-mail and the ability to accept or reject the invitation is not business meetings. Its retail availability is planned for March at a price of 95 euros or 128 dollars.
Nokia Asha 202 and 203 – identical to 2G-monoblocks with a numeric keypad, and resistive touch screens, the second model supports two SIM cards. Telephones preparing to launch in the second quarter, got a price tag of 60 euros, or $ 81.
Each Asha-innovation includes Nokia Life Tools, and access to free games authored by EA: Tetris, Bejeweled, Need For Speed, SIMS Medieval, Monopoly and Sim City Deluxe.