Nokia continues with its focus on the entry level mobile phone segments. Yesterday it announced 3 new entries to its asha series of phones. The most popular one among the 3 is Nokia Asha 311. The phone is a touch screen feature phone with 3 inch screen. The phone has a 1 GHz processor which makes it better than many entry level smart phones. The Nokia Asha 311 price in India is expected to be in the range of 6-7k Indian Rupees, which makes the specs even more impressive.
Specification of Nokia Asha 311 http://www.nokia.com/global/products/phone/asha311/specifications/
- The Asha 311 weighs less than 100 grams which makes it really easy to carry around.
- The phone is 106mm in length, 50mm in breadth and has a thickness of 13mm.
- The Nokia Asha 311 is a full touch screen phone having 3 inch capacitive touch screen
- It has a 3.2 megapixel primary camera, capable of recording video at 25 fps
- The phone supports most modern connectivity options including 3G and Wi-fi
- The phone will be available in four color options including blue, black, grey and pink
- The phone has a 1 GHz processor which makes it head and shoulder above all other feature phones in processing power. As a matter of fact it is more powerful than many entry level smart phones as well. If you are looking for a powerful feature phone, then this may be just ideal for you.
- Nokia continues to confuse us by introducing both dual sim and single sim phones in the Asha range. For avoidance of doubt, the Asha 311 is not a dual sim phone.
While Nokia is projecting the Lumia phones to win mind share, it is phones like the Asha 311 that will help it protect its market share in the entry level segment. The 311 is a formidable competitor to Samsung galaxy Ys of the world. It will be interesting to see if Nokia will back it up with proper advertising budget.
Price of Nokia Asha 311 in India
As of now the price of Nokia Asha 311 has not been announced. The phones is expected to be available in the 3rd quarter of 2012. We shall keep you updated as more information about Nokia Asha 311 price becomes known. Stay tuned for more news and updates about the world of mobile phones.