You may have read our post on Aprill 22nd titled “Nokia Teases Something Coming Wednesday” read here.. Well that something has been revealed to be the Nokia Asha 210, with a full qwerty keyboard and a dedicated WhatsApp button. They announced the device on their Nokia Conversations blog which you can
They are also hosting a Question and Answer about the Asha 210 with Neil Broadley from Nokia and a representative from WhatsApp which starts at 07:30 GMT (now) and invite you to “Join The Conversation”
Full specs below
•System: GSM/EDGE 900/1800 (Single and Dual SIM), 850/1900 (Single SIM only)
•User Interface: Series 40
•Dimensions: 111.5 x 60 x 11.8 mm
•Weight: 97.3 g
•Display: 2.4-inch QVGA (320×240), up to 65k colors
•Memory: Up to 64MB, support for up to 32KB microSD card
•Connectivity: EGPRS multislot class 32; Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR; MicroUSB
The Asha 210 has wifi connectivity, and up to 46 days battery life in stand by. It will be available in 5 colours, Yellow Cyan Magenta, Black and White. The price of the phone is $72 before tax and subsidies and will “go on sale in the second quarter of 2013”.
Let us know what you think. Would you buy one? Personally I think they look really nice and may consider one as a back up phone.