CONFIGURATION : Nokia has launched another phone in their Asha series. Nokia Asha 230 is a basic phone with basic internet features. It comes with Dual Sim facility and design of the phone is pretty attractive as other phones of Asha series. Asha 230 is packed with 2.8 inches display which is acceptable in a 3000 rupees phone. It has also got 1.3 MP primary camera and obviously there is no question of secondary camera. Nokia Asha 230 is running on the Nokia Asha Software Platform 1.1.1 and it is upgradable to v1.4. You can expand internal storage up to 32 GB and phone has also got 64 MB RAM which I think is enough for such hardware. Best part about Nokia Asha 320 is that you can use Whats App on it. Other features and specifications are mentioned below in the detailed part.
Nokia Asha 230 Price in India
Before I tell you the price of Asha 230, I want to make it clear that you will feel that the price is a bit high. But remember whenever you purchase a basic phone, always buy it from a very trusted brand. You can grab Asha 230 for 3200 rupees and remember there may be a price difference as per the colors of phone.
Nokia Asha 230 Specifications
- SIM : Dual SIM GSM + GSM supports 2G networks.
- Colors : Black, White, Cyan, Yellow, Bright Red, and Bright Green.
- Release Date : February, 2014
- Dimension : 99.5 x 58.6 x 13.2 mm and weight is 89.3 grams.
- Display : 2.8 inches TFT Capacitive Touch Screen
- Display Features : 240 x 320 pixels resolution, 143 ppi pixel density, 256 K Colors
- Operating System : Nokia Asha Software Platform 1.1.1 and upgradable to v1.4
- RAM : 64 MB
- Navigation : A-GPS only
- Storage : No internal memory and you can increase memory up to 32 GB with Micro SD Card.
- Battery : 1020 mAh that enables up to11 hours of talk time on 2G network.
- Camera : 1.3 megapixel primary camera and no secondary camera.
- Camera Features : 3x Digital Zoom, Fixed Focus, White Balance Modes, Capture Modes, Panorama.
- Video Recording : 320 x 240 @15fps
- Internet : GPRS, EDGE, 2G
- Connectivity : Bluetooth, Micro USB, 3.5 mm Audio Jack.
- Sensors : Accelerometer, Proximity
- Overall Rating : 3.7/5
Nokia Asha 230 Review with Pros and Cons
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- Dual Sim Support.
- Whats App support.
- Trendy and attractive design and you can choose color according to your personality.
- Built up with premium quality and you can trust on Asha 230.
- Sound quality is truly awesome both in headset and in speaker.
- There is no issue with calling facility, Bluetooth, and battery backup.
- No WiFi support in Asha 230.
- Camera is of just 1.3 megapixel. Nokia should have done much better in this area.
- Keypad is small and it leads to difficulty.
FINAL WORDS : To be honest I am not in favor of buying Nokia Asha 230 because I can get much better phone in 3200 rupees. Even Nokia has some much better phones in the same price. Check out similar phones and then go for a final decision.