Nokia Asha 202 and Asha 203 are affordable mobile phones launched by Nokia at the MWC 2012. The two Nokia phones are similar in specs except that Nokia Asha 202 is a dual-SIM phone. They both feature 2.4-inch touch display, 2 megapixels camera, Stereo FM radio, an efficient Nokia browser, very loud loudspeakers, messaging and social media support, and are based on the Nokia Series 40 operating system.
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Nokia Asha 202 and Asha 203 are built for consumers on budget. Most of these consumers are in emerging markets like Nigeria. They offer advanced communications capability to consumers in emerging market. Nokia Asha 202/203 feature fast touch access to email, chat, and social network, connecting consumers in emerging markets to the world and making them more productive.
Nokia Asha 202/203 comes with an exclusive games gift from EA with 40 games to download from Nokia Store free within 60 days. Both feature an evolution of the Nokia Life Tools, now called Nokia Life which has been recharged to make it more useful.
Display & Camera
Nokia Asha 202 and Asha 203 come with 2.4-inch QVGA (320×240 pixels) touch display rendering 262,000 colours for a crisp view. Unlike the earlier Nokia Asha 200 and Asha 201 that featured QWERTY keyboard, these Nokia Asha models feature traditional 12-key keypads. Both Nokia phones feature a modest 2.0 megapixels camera with 4X digital zoom and 176 x 144 pixels video recording.
Network, Data, Internet browsing, Connectivity
Nokia Asha 202 is a dual-band dual-SIM phone, while Nokia Asha 203 is a quad band phone. Both Nokia phones are GSM phones with data support on GPRS and EDGE. They both feature Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR and USB 2.0.
Nokia Asha 202/203 feature the efficient Nokia browser that compresses web pages on Nokia’s high-speed servers before rendering them on the phone offering a cheaper web access up to 90% savings according to Nokia, empowering users to browse at cheaper costs.
Nokia Asha 202: a dual-SIM Phone
Nokia Asha 202 is a dual-SIM phone. It features dual-standby capability (meaning you can receive calls on both SIMs without switching). It can also store and remember settings for up to five SIMs, making it possible for users to assign unique ringtones, name, logo, and other settings to each SIM.
Nokia Asha 202 features Easy Swap (hot swappable secondary-SIM), making in it easy for users to remove and insert a SIM from the secondary SIM slot without any need to switch of the phone.
Price and availability
Nokia Asha 202 is currently available in Nigeria. The price ranges from N11,000 to N13,000 depending on your location. You can buy at online stores in Nigeria like Jumia
Other Features and Specifications of Nokia Asha 202/203:
- Nokia Series 40 OS
- 16MB RAM, 32MB ROM
- Dual-SIM, Dual Standby (Nokia Asha 202 only)
- Easy Swap Hot-swappable secondary SIM (Nokia Asha 202 only)
- Storage: supports up to 32GB memory card (hot swappable)
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Colours Nokia Asha 202: Dark Gray, Dark Red, Silver White, Golden White, Black
- Colours Nokia Asha 203: Dark Gray, Dark Red, Silver White
- GSM dual-band (900, 1800 MHz) Nokia Asha 202
- GSM quad-band (900, 1800 MHz) Nokia Asha 203
- Stereo FM Radio
- Java MIDP 2.1
- email/push email/IM
- Music player (MP3, WMA, AAC, AAC+, WAV)
- Video player (AVC, Mpeg4, WMV, 3GPP)
- Flash Lite 3.0
- Photo editor
- WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML browser
- Battery capacity: 1020 mAh
- Standby: 400 hours
- Talktime: 5 hours
- Music: 25 hours
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