Nokia today launched three new feature phones for their Asha line up. The devices aimed at emerging markets, are set to pack the barebones basic as always, but focus on 3G connectivity and WhatsApp support.
Nokia today made rumours a reality when the officially launched the Nokia Asha 501 in New Delhi, India; the device showing off the assets gained through their Smarter Phone acquisition.
Nokia today sent out invites to the global media for an event on May 9 in India, apparently it is “time to shift gears.”
Nokia today announced a new addition to their Asha feature phone line up, the Nokia Asha 210 aimed at the social network savvy. The device comes in a wide array of colours, a competitive price and features a dedicated WhatsApp key.
Just after Nokia distanced itself from MeeGo, plans for an entry level smart phone platform leaked; it was dubbed Meltemi and just 3 months before it was finally market ready, Nokia killed of the programme and fired most of the employees involved.