Nokia Asha 501 launched in India for Rs. 5199, arrives with 3 months unlimited data-free access to Facebook for Airtel users

Nokia has launched the Asha 501 and it was globally unveiled in India last month. This disclosure is already available for pre-order in India for Rs 5,199. It is the latest entrant into the already existent Nokia Asha Series. The Asha 501 sports a 3.0-inch QVGA 320 x 240 pixels display with hardened glass and encompasses the latest Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI. It bestows a 3.2 MP rear camera, is dual SIM and it supports 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth and FM Radio. Additionally the characterization of the Nokia Fast lane multi-tasking screen helps in facilitating all activities

Nokia Asha 501 specifications

  • 3.0-inch QVGA 320 x 240 pixels display with hardened glass
  • 3.2MP rear camera
  • Dimensions: 99.2 x 58 x 12.1 mm; Weight: 98 g
  • 128 MB of internal memory with 4GB micro SD card provided in the box
  • Dual SIM(with one slot capable of hot swap), with 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth and FM Radio
  • Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI
  • 40 free EA Games downloadable from Nokia Store
  • 1200 mAh battery with up to 17 hours of talk time and up to 26 days of standby

This revelation arrives with Free Facebook access for Airtel customers for 3 months. Additionally it constitutes a Nokia Express Browser which helps in compressing data up to 90%. Also, the user can download 40 free EA Games from the Nokia Store due to the availability of a gift pack.

Furthermore, the device is packed with a plethora of pre-loaded apps like Facebook, Twitter, Line, Nimbuzz, WeChat, Cricbuzz, Newshunt, GetMeRated, CricInfo, CNN, ComicHead, Twist Music and more.

The Nokia Asha 501 is available in a variety of color choices including options like Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black colors. The handset is priced at Rs. 5,199.