11/21/2013, Its no secret that instant messaging applications have become quite popular than texting, because while the latter incurs charges, IM apps allow users to send messages around the world for virtually no cost at all. WhatsApp is one of the most widely used IM applications out there, and it is available for a number of platforms. Originally announced at Nokia World 2013 in Abu Dhabi, WhatsApp for Nokia Asha 501 has […]
11/19/2013, I am quite sure that any smartphone user worth his or her salt would have heard of Viber before, where it happens to be one of the most popular messaging and social networking apps to date. Well, what happens when you are still rocking to one of those feature phones instead of a modern smartphone with all the relevant bells and whistles to keep you connected at all times? Fret […]
10/21/2013, For those of you who happen to be in Abu Dhabi at the moment, you would probably know that Nokia is holding an event there that would in all probability, see the introduction of the Nokia Lumia 1520. Well, having the latest and greatest handset around might be fine and dandy, but the world is a whole lot larger than that, and hence, deserves a whole lot more other phones, […]
10/09/2013, When October 22nd rolls around, one can more or less expect that in most parts of the world, folks would be on the lookout for a spanking new iPad as well as an iPad mini, but that date has yet to be patented by the folks over at Apple, so it is also fair game for other hardware device manufacturers to roll out their latest gadget on that date as […]
09/20/2013, Many smartphones these days still come with just one SIM slot, but we have been seeing our fair share of dual SIM smartphones being introduced to the market in recent times. Of course, one particular niche where the dual SIM handset would do very well would be the featurephone range, and Nokia is still king of the ring here. Of course, we ought to bear in mind that Microsoft now […]
05/28/2013, Nokia's Asha devices get Mail for Exchange for added productivity on the go.
04/22/2013, Remember the other day we reported that Nokia Malaysia teased a possible announcement on the 25th of April? We speculated that it might be tied in to the Lumia 928’s rumored launch, although it did not make sense since the Lumia 928 was rumored to be a Verizon exclusive. Either way it seems that Nokia themselves have revealed yet another teaser, this time with an image of a device (pictured […]
04/10/2013, Nokia’s bread and butter had long been feature phones and entry level handsets, targeting emerging markets as well as developing countries. Well, while the Finnish smartphone company has since moved on to the Windows Phone 8 platform as the mobile operating system of choice for their smartphone family, this does not mean that they have neglected their other rice bowl, and it seems that a couple more devices from the […]
09/24/2012, It was just earlier in the day when we talked about the leaked Asha 309 from Nokia, and the handset has already been announced, alongside the Asha 308. Both are budget-friendly devices that claim to offer a smartphone experience, although the degree of how one determines a “smartphone experience” is relative. Either way, both handsets will feature Internet connectivity, apps, maps, social networking and games amongst others. Nokia claims that […]
09/24/2012, When it comes to the release of consumer electronic devices, one can always look to history as an indicator of what is to come. Well, the Nokia Asha 306 that was announced in June earlier this year was launched not too long after that, so perhaps the same can be said for a leak of the Nokia Asha 309. The Nokia Asha 309 remains unannounced as at press time, it […]
07/05/2012, When it comes to the world of mobile gaming, we are presented with numerous choices – whether you want to settle for a dedicated mobile gaming console like the Nintendo 3DS or the Sony PS Vita, or there is another way in the form of your smartphone. Namco Bandai has announced that they will be releasing more than 20 titles for Nokia’s new Asha Touch range of handsets. The new […]
06/28/2012, If you happen to own either the Nokia Asha 302 or Nokia Asha 303, then here is a piece of news that will certainly brighten up your day – the Mail for Exchange app is now available for both devices, and even better yet, they are available as a free download over at the Nokia Store. Basically, with the Mail for Exchange app, you are able to gain instantaneous access […]
06/05/2012, Nokia has just launched three new mobile devices today that promises a better touch screen experience to its users, as well as faster web browsing and more games. The Nokia Asha 305, Nokia Asha 306, and Nokia Asha 311 are Nokia’s latest addition to its Asha series. First is the Nokia Asha 305 which features an exclusive “Easy Swap” dual SIM. The phone will sport a bright and colorful 3-inch […]
02/27/2012, [MWC 2012] Today at its MWC press event, the company announced the launch of three new Asha phones. For those not in the know, Nokia’s Asha devices were introduced at Nokia World last year, as a budget-friendly alternative to smartphones. They are feature phones running on Nokia’s Series 40 operating system. Today, Nokia introduced the Asha 202, 203 and 302.