Nokia has announced the Asha 503, the company’s first full touch phone in the Asha series with 3G support as they promised earlier this year at the 501 launch. Other than the 3G support most of the features are similar to the Asha 502 that was also launched at the Nokia World 2013. It has a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 3.0-inch QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) display with curved Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection. It runs on the latest Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI and the new update would also be available for the Asha 501, says Nokia.
It has Nokia Fast lane multi-tasking screen that brings all the recent activities together which also has option to add or remove fast lane widgets. It comes in both Single SIM and Dual SIM variants, has 3G, WiFi,Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM and FM Radio. It comes with 10 free downloadable games from the Nokia store and comes with WhatsApp, Foursquare, Facebook and Twitter apps.
Nokia Asha 503 specifications
- 3.0-inch QVGA 320 x 240 pixels display with curved Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection
- 5MP rear camera with LED Flash
- Dimensions: 102.6mm x 60.6mm x 12.7mm; Weight: 111.4 g
- Dual SIM with dual standby (Optional)
- 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n , Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM and FM Radio
- Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI
- 10 free Games downloadable from Nokia Store
- 64MB RAM; up to 32GB micro SD card support
- 1110 mAh battery with up to 12 hours of talk time (2G) and up to 20 days of standby (dual SIM)
The Nokia Asha 503 comes in Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black colors and is priced at US$99 (~Rs. 6100) before taxes or subsidies. It would roll out in Q4 2013 starting from Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.