The new addition in the Nokia’s ASHA series is the Asha 310. The phone which is mainly featured as the Dual Sim phone. Asha 310 contains the features which were absent in its previous phones. First among them is the Dual Sim capability which was absent in the Asha 309 and also the support to the Wifi.
The Nokia has packed it with numerous features which are mainly targeted for its youth buyers. Also this is the first phone of of Asha series that provides the Dual SIM capability and the WiFi option so that internet can be accessed easily. As with the addition of the Dual Sim which allows the user to make use of 2 sim cards simultaneously otherwise for which there would be needed two different phones to be carried. On the specification side it has 3-inch capacitive touch screen display that has the resolution of 400 x 240 .
Asha 310 comes with the 128MB of internal memory that can be expanded using a micro-SD card. It has 2 megapixel primary camera, but no front camera for video calling. Nokia Asha also comes with Bluetooth 3.0 for connectivity, it also provides 40 free game titles from EA, Nokia Maps, Nokia Store, Nokia Xpress Browser which is useful for browsing on the slow connections and increases the speed of the browser. It also comes with 4GB card included with the phone. And it is planned to be arrived in March 2013. Nokia had planned to keep its price to approximately at $102.
Highlighted Specs of NOKIA ASHA 310
- 3-inch capacitive touch screen with the resolution of 400 x 240.
- NETWORK – GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2.
- Dual Sim, GSM + GSM.
- Primary camera of 2.0 Megapixel 1600 x 1200 pixels.
- WiFi enabled for fast browsing, supports Bluetooth 3.0.
- 128 MB of internal memory that can be expanded using a micro-SD card.
- 40 free game titles from EA, Nokia Maps, Nokia Store, Nokia Xpress Browser.
- Contains Li-Ion 1110 mAh battery for better performance.
Good, Bad and Availability
These phone is best for the budget segment buyers as it provides us the users with the options os the Dual Sim and the Wifi. But then also it lack certain features that must have been included like there’s no secondary camera and also the touch sensitivity of the phone is not so good. But as it comes with very competitive price tag it is expected to have good buyers. It will available in the Indian market from the month of the March 2013 but no specific date is been declared yet.