Nokia Asha 503 Specifications and Review

Nokia Asha 503 Specifications

Nokia Asha Phones are amazing in their nature as they give you an upgraded feeling but with a little less perfection. With this series of Nokia phones we have something which link us with Nokia Lumia, hence it gives a smarter look on Nokia phones. Therefore, now you don’t need to look for cheap Android phones if you want the touch screen and huge quantity of apps and games.

Here we have Nokia Asha 503 with 3G and many other improved features. It nicely follows up the trends which are set by its predecessors with a sense of improvement. Running on the latest Asha Software Platform v1.2, Nokia Asha 503 has a beautiful display and a good camera. There is 3-inch Gorilla Glass-covered display with capacitive touch, which makes it looking cool even on the smaller screen. Also, its camera can capture good images even in low lights with 5MP lens and LED flash.

You will not miss the colorful impression of Nokia handsets. Nokia brings Asha 503 in six different colors. Therefore you can use your Asha 503 in yellow, green, black, blue, red or white colors. Along with the colorful impression it has an eye-catching extra layer of icing. This outer layering nicely improves the looks of Asha 503.

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With colorful outlook you can expect something impressive inside Nokia Asha 503 and it will not disappoint you. Getting in its software you will sense its fresh look and User Interface with nice swipes and Fastlane feature. It is also able to run many of the interesting apps and games. You can use its app store and different other services on 3G and Wi-fi connection.

Though what we have in our hand is an interesting phone but it proudly follows the trend of its generation of being upgraded but not perfect. Nokia Asha 503 is no doubt a small phone which comes with a smaller screen. Therefore, it may lose many of customers of its range. It also faces the tough time in its resolution which is the improved feature in many of its competing phones.

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There are plenty of Android smartphones with the same or higher resolution, standing in the same range. However, things are little much different in the Nokia Asha 503 as compared to the rest of the smartphones of its range. For instance we have the Gorilla Glass covered screen along with 3G and Wi-Fi connectivity which give it a good value.

General Features of Nokia Asha 503
Networks Supported 2G Enabled, 3G Enabled
Technology 2G Network :: GSM 850 – 900 – 1800 – 1900
3G Network :: HSDPA 900 – 2100
Operating System Nokia Asha software platform 1.2
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Announced 2013, October
Status Available. Released 2013, November
Manufacturer Nokia
Dimensions (WxDxH) 102.6 x 60.6 x 12.7 mm (4.04 x 2.39 x 0.5 in)
Weight 110.2 g (3.88 oz)
Colors Available Yellow, black, green, red, blue, white
Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 256K colors
Size 240 x 320 pixels, 3.0 inches (~133 ppi pixel density)
Touch Screen Yes, up to 2 fingers
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
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Alert Types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Card Slots microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included
Data & Communications
GPRS Up to 85.6 kbps
EDGE Up to 236.8 kbps
Speed HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, IM
Browsers WAP 2.0/xHTML
Radio Stereo FM radio
GPS & Navigation No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth v3.0, A2DP
USB microUSB v2.0
Resolution 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, LED flash,
Video 480p@19fps
Type Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery (BL-4U)
Stand By Up to 840 h (2G) / Up to 840 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 840 h (2G) / Up to 840 h (3G)
Music Play Up to 34 h

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