The Nokia Asha 501 is the new low end of the Finnish company, one of the latest phones before purchase by Microsoft. What does this cheap smartphone? What are your strengths?

Although most of the new devices are coming to market high-end mobile phones that allow higher profits still belong to the middle and lower range, so Nokia recently introduced its model Asha 501, designed to offer prices available the benefits of a smartphone operating system. The new Nokia Asha 501 is available in the Spanish market and is one of the latest handsets from the family to hit the market, due to the acquisition of Nokia by Microsoft, which implies a change in the nomination of the new devices. What are the features of this phone?


Display and Design

Despite being a low-end phone, the Nokia Asha 501 display is of very good quality. This is a TFT panel 3 inches with good color reproduction and excellent outdoor performance. Not up to most recent smartphones, but can compete without disadvantages in cheap mobile segment. The tactile response is good, allowing fast and accurate interaction with the operating system, and in the design, is a small sized mobile too easy to grab and with different housing colors, a nod to users who enjoy the customization.

Memory and operating system

Nokia Asha 501 phone is 100 euros in free mode , you can not expect a great power or range, but still the phone meets the expected requirements. It has 64 MB of RAM, 128 MB storage space and WiFi connectivity, Bluetooth 3.0 and 3G. Its 1200 mAh battery ensures good autonomy and that is where we highlight the Asha OS 1.0 Platform, a proposal that does not require too much of the battery and allows us to use the phone for several hours.

Price and conclusion

The new Nokia Asha 501 smartphone will not revolutionize the low-end segment may even go unnoticed for many users, but recognize that Nokia has taken great care in creating a smartphone very cheap, only cost 100 euros without any contract with telephone operators. Its performance is more than acceptable, its design is part of the family Nokia Asha and is very comfortable and easy to use.