Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much lighter
  • 98.0 grams vs 124.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

  • Much larger screen
  • N/A vs 4.0 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1000 MHz Single Core vs 1000 MHz Dual core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 64.0 MB vs 512.0 MB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 3.2 MP vs 5.0 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 1200 mAH vs 1430 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much sharper screen
  • 133 ppi vs 233 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 128.0 MB vs 8.0 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Has 3G
  • No vs Yes
    3G enables fast internet access up to 42.2 Mbps, allowing live TV, high speed downloads, etc.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 32 GB vs 64 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much thinner
  • 12.1 mm vs 9.9 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
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Design
Operating system Nokia Asha 1.0 Windows Phone 8
Dimensions

    Height:99.2 mm

    Width:58 mm

    Thickness:12.10 mm

    Height:119.9 mm

    Width:64 mm

    Thickness:9.9 mm

    Weight 98 grams 124 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors                      
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon S4
    Processor 1000 MHz, Dual core, 1000 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    • Adreno 305
    RAM 64 MB 512 MB
    Built-in storage 128 MB 8 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD Upto 64 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 3 Inch 4 Inch
    Display resolution 240x320 (133 ppi) 480x800 (233 ppi)
    Display Technology LCD IPS LCD
    Color Density 262k 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 3.2 MP, 2048 x 1536 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
    Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Effects
    • Fixed focus
    • Image Viewer
    • Self-timer
    • White balance presets
    • Auto Focus
    Video Capture Yes, 3GP,H.263 Yes, H.264,MPEG4, Video zoom
    Video Resolution 320 x 240p @ 15fps 1280 x 720p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera
    Network
    SIM Type Micro, GSM Micro, GSM
    Network technology GSM GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 21.1 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes
    4G
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • 85.6 kbps
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    GPS Cell ID A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 3.0, DUN, FTP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP, SDAP, SPP, EDR Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, OPP, PBAP, Proximity Monitor Profile over LE, SDAP, SPP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB USB 2.0, microUSB USB 2.0, microUSB
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      External Device connector Computer sync, OTA sync, Tethering
      Battery
      Talk time 17 Hours(2G) 17.4 Hours(2G), 9.7 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 1152 Hours(2G) 384 Hours(2G), 390 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 1200 mAh, Li-ion 1430 mAh, Li-ion
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • 3GP, AAC, AAC+, AMR, MIDI, MP3, WAV
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
      • Album art cover, Background playback
      • 3GP, 3GPP, AAC, AMR, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, WMA
      Video player
      • 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MPEG4
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MOV, MPEG4
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Radio:FM

      Pre-loaded Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Limited
      • Caller groups,Multiple numbers per contact,Picture ID,Ring ID
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Caller groups,Multiple numbers per contact,Picture ID,Ring ID,Search by both first and last name
      Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Keypad Landscape mode
      Sales Pack Nokia Asha 501, Nokia Charger AC-11, Nokia Battery BL-4U 1200 mAh, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-108, Nokia 4 GB microSD Card Nokia Lumia 520, High Efficiency Charger AC-20, Nokia Battery BL-5J , Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-189CD, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-108, Quick guide, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 10-Apr-2013 25-Feb-2013
      Market status Available Available
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