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Nokia releases Asha 1.4 software update with new features

Nokia releases Asha 1.4 software update with new features

24 April, 2014 | comments (34)

Nokia Asha Software Platform v1.4 is now available as an over-the-air update for five Asha phones - 230, 500, 501, 502 and 503. You can get it right now by visiting the Settings -> Phone Update menu on your phone. Version 1.4 of the Asha...


Major Asha update hits now with Mix Radio and new camera

Major Asha update hits now with Mix Radio and new camera

07 April, 2014 | comments (42)

Just as promised Nokia is issuing the second major update to its Asha lineup. The update brings Mix Radio, an improved camera with audible selfie assistance, Panorama, OneDrive support, Facebook likes, Twitter re-tweets and birthdays in Fastlane and...

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Nokia unveils new Asha lineup in Abu Dhabi

Nokia unveils new Asha lineup in Abu Dhabi

22 October, 2013 | comments (61)

The latest members of the Asha lineup for emerging markets from Nokia have been announced, the Asha 500, Asha 502, and the 3G-powered Asha 503. The successors to the Asha 501, all three devices will come with an additional "ice layer" on...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 sales nosedive in August

Samsung Galaxy S4 sales nosedive in August

16 October, 2013 | comments (102)

According the technology market research analysts over Counterpoint Samsung's Galaxy S4 sales have dropped significantly this August hitting their lowest number so far at 5 million units. This is 2 million units less than the flagship's 7 million...


Nokia Asha 503 leaks in an official photo

Nokia Asha 503 leaks in an official photo

09 October, 2013 | comments (51)

The notorious evleaks leakster has given the world yet again another glimpse of an official picture that wasn't meant to go public just yet. This time the pictured device is Nokia Asha 503 - an upcoming member of the Nokia featurephone...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, Rumors


Official photo of the Nokia Asha 500 leaks ahead of announcement

Official photo of the Nokia Asha 500 leaks ahead of announcement

20 September, 2013 | comments (45)

The first official photo of the Nokia Asha 500 has just surfaced courtesy of evleaks. The leak doesn't provide more information of the upcoming Asha 500 other than the photo itself, so no specifications are available at this point. The...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia Asha 502 and Asha 503 with curved glass in the works

Nokia Asha 502 and Asha 503 with curved glass in the works

28 August, 2013 | comments (71)

Once again evleaks brings us some juicy information on phones that are yet to become official. This time it's about two upcoming Asha handsets previously rumored as Pegasus and Lanai. Nokia Pegasus / Nokia Lanai = Asha 502 / Asha 503...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, Rumors


Nokia should look to Android to stay afloat, analyst says

Nokia should look to Android to stay afloat, analyst says

01 July, 2013 | comments (801)

Many attribute Nokia's decline in recent years to its exclusive reliance on Microsoft's Windows Phone platform as its only outlet into the world of smartphones. Now one analyst argues that if Nokia has any hope of righting the ship, it must begin...


Nokia Asha 501 goes on sale in select Asian countries

Nokia Asha 501 goes on sale in select Asian countries

24 June, 2013 | comments (58)

Nokia has announced that the Asha 501 is now shipping in select Asian markets. The phone is now on sale in Thailand and Pakistan and will be releasing in India shortly. The phone will eventually go on sale in other parts of the world, including...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, Touch UI


Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

09 May, 2013 | comments (250)

Stephen Elop just announced the new Nokia Asha 501 on the stage of the Nokia press in India. Itís the first product of the new generation Ashas with a brand new platform. The design is inspired by Lumia and Nokia picked red as the signature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

09 May, 2013 | comments (22)

The Nokia event in India today has started and you can watch the livestream here: Update: The event is now over, Nokia did indeed announce the Asha 501. Rumor has it that we'll see the Nokia Asha 501 announced, a full touch S40 feature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

08 May, 2013 | comments (53)

Nokia will be announcing a new phone tomorrow and the Conversations blog posted a teaser that shows nothing but a single rounded button. Popular leak source @evleaks may have just allowed us to take a better look at tomorrow's new device (as always,...

Tags: Nokia, S40