Nokia Asha 501 Specifications

A tiny, colorful phone with budget specs

Nokia Asha 501 (black)

Part Number: ASHA501BLK (Reviewed) Released: 25 June 2013

Cellular

  • Technology
    GSM
  • Software Platforms Supported
    Java
  • Application Software
    Little Big City, Nokia Xpress Browser
  • Type
    cellular phone, Cellular phone
  • Integrated Components
    FM radio, rear-facing camera, voice recorder
  • Band
    GSM 900/1800 (Dual Band)
  • Phone Form Factor
    touch
  • Service Provider
    not specified
  • SIM Card Type
    micro SIM
  • Input Device
    Multi-touch , capacitive

General

  • Integrated Components
    Rear-facing camera, FM radio, voice recorder
  • Manufacturer
    Nokia

Phone Features

  • Phone Functions
    Speakerphone, call timer, conference call, vibrating alert
  • Sensors
    Accelerometer, proximity sensor
  • Additional Features
    Software updates FOTA (Firmware Over The Air), sharing media via Slam

Messaging & Internet

  • Cellular Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Mobile Services
    HERE Maps, Little Big City, Nokia Store, Nokia Xpress Browser, YouTube
  • Instant Messaging Services
    MMS, Nokia Chat, SMS
  • Supported Email Protocols
    IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
  • Supported Social Networks and Blogs
    Facebook, Twitter
  • Messaging Services
    Nokia Chat, SMS, MMS

Communications

  • Communication Features
    Internet browser, mobile Email client
  • Data Transmission
    EDGE, GPRS
  • Wireless Interface
    Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • WLAN Security
    AES, TKIP, WEP, WPA, WPA2
  • Bluetooth Profiles
    Hands Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Object Push Profile (OPP), Phonebook Access Profile (PBAP), Serial Port Profile (SPP), Service Discovery Application Profile (SDAP)

Display

  • Technology
    TFT
  • Display Resolution
    320 x 240 pixels
  • Colour Depth
    18-bit (262000 Colors)
  • Pixel Density (ppi)
    133
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Colour Support
    color

Organizer

  • Personal Information Management
    alarm clock, calculator, calendar, reminder
  • Phone Book Entries Qty
    4000

Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Still Image Resolutions
    2048 x 1536
  • Features
    video recording

Media Player

  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    AVC, AVI, MPEG-4, ASF, 3GP, H.264, H.263
  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    AAC, AMR, MP3, AAC-LC, AAC +, eAAC+, MIDI, M4A, HE-AAC

Miscellaneous

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, proximity sensor
  • Colour
    black
  • Included Phone Accessories
    power adapter, stereo headset
  • Colour Category
    black

Memory

  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    microSDHC - up to 32 GB
  • User Memory
    128 MB

Location

  • Navigation Software & Services
    HERE Maps

Battery

  • Run Time Details
    Talk ( GSM ) - up to 1020 min
    Standby ( GSM ) - up to 1152 hrs
    Playback ( video ) - up to 14 hrs
    Playback ( Music ) - up to 56 hrs
  • Standby Time
    Up to 48 days Single SIM/Up to 26 Days Dual SIM
  • Capacity
    1200 mAh
  • Talk Time (PB)
    1020
  • Standby Time (PB)
    1152

Navigation System

  • Navigation Software & Services
    HERE Maps

Digital Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    50 cm
  • Self Timer Delay
    Yes
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • Special Effects
    Grayscale, Negative, Normal, Sepia
  • Still Image Resolutions
    2048 x 1536
  • Video Recorder Resolutions
    320 x 240 (QVGA)
  • Features
    video recording

Header

  • Brand
    Nokia
  • Product Line
    Nokia Asha
  • Model
    501
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE Input Device

  • Type
    touch sensitive screen (multi-touch)
  • Touchscreen Technology
    capacitive

Features

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, proximity sensor
  • Phone Functions
    call timer, conference call, speakerphone, vibrating alert
  • Additional Features (PB)
    sharing media via Slam, software updates FOTA (Firmware Over The Air)

Digital Player (Recorder)

  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    AAC, AAC +, AAC-LC, AMR, HE-AAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, eAAC+
  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    3GP, ASF, AVC, AVI, H.263, H.264, MPEG-4

Flash Memory

  • Installed Size
    4 GB
  • Max Supported Size
    32 GB
  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    microSDHC
  • Form Factor
    microSD
  • User Memory
    128 MB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    58 mm
  • Depth
    12.1 mm
  • Height
    99.2 mm
  • Weight
    98 g

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 pixels

Phone Connections

  • Type
    Micro-USB, headset / AV composite out
  • Connector Type
    mini-phone 3.5 mm

Run Time Details

  • Usage Mode
    playback, playback, standby, talk
  • Usage Details
    GSM, GSM, music, video
  • Run Time (Up To)
    1020 min, 1152, 14, 56

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nokia

Where to Buy

Nokia Asha 501 (black)

Part Number: ASHA501BLK Released: 25 Jun 2013

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