Nokia Asha 502 Hands On


Nokia World Event was held at Abu Dhabi as Nokia’s final event before being taken over by Microsoft and Nokia announced a few devices that included a few Lumias and a few Asha phones. Among those few Asha devices was the Nokia Asha 502. The phone shares the same looks as the other devices in Asha 500 series, but comes with a new crystal-clear look fusion of ice-like transparency and bold inner color. The Nokia Asha 502 comes with a slightly bigger 3inch display and 5MP rear camera with LED flash. nokia-asha-502-hands-on-6

You can check out our quick hands-on video right below.

On the front of the phone, we have a 3inch QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) touch-screen display and there is a single back button at the center bewlow the display. In terms of software, it runs on the latest Nokia Asha software platform with Swipe UI and Nokia Fast lane multi-tasking screen that brings all the recent activities together. There is a 5MP camera on the back that comes with an LED flash but there is no front camera. As far as connectivity is concerned, it comes equipped with WiFi, Bluetooth, FM Radio and dual-SIM support.

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Nokia Asha 502 will come with 10 free downloadable games from the Nokia store. There is a Nokia Express Browser that compresses data up to 90%. It comes preloaded with apps like WhatsApp,  Foursquare, Facebook and  Twitter apps.

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Nokia Asha 502 is expected to be available before the end of this year.


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