Nokia announces Asha 501 bringing back swipe (video)

Today, Nokia announces Asha 501. This Nokia Asha 501 is an entry level phone. It is very small (compared to current smartphone) and it has  a new user interface (Fastlane) that utilizes swipes to get to the phone features. It is designed to be fast and compact.


Check out the video.

Or watch “The making of the new Nokia Asha” on the design details.


  • Dimensions

    • Height: 99.2 mm
    • Width: 58 mm
    • Thickness: 12.1 mm
    • Weight: 98 g
  • Display

    • Display size: 3 ”
    • Display features: Brightness control, RGB Stripe, Nokia Glance screen, Screen double tap
  • Photography

    • Main camera sensor: 3.2 MP
    • Camera resolution: 2048 x 1536 pixels
  • Power management

    • Maximum 2G standby time: 1152 h
    • Maximum 2G talk time: 17 h
    • Music playback time: 56 h

The battery life is superb. It seems that there are already some interesting games (e.g. Plants vs Zombies).

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