Nokia today announced its new affordable touch screen mobile phone Nokia Asha 309 in an event in Jakarta, Indonesia. The device features 3-inch, scratch-resistant capacitive touchscreens, a 2MPcamera, powerful built-in speakers, multiple home screens, stereo radio and the fun-to-use Asha Touch operating system. Just like the other Asha Touch phones, Asha 309 comes pre-loaded with Nokia Browser, Facebook and Twitter and features 40 free games from EA as a gift. Check out device photos, full specs, features and promo video after break.
Key Features & Specs:
Fun to use – swipe to explore the three homescreens: one for apps, one for your favourite shortcuts, and one for your most used app, such as the dialler
Faster and cheaper internet with the cloud accelerated Nokia Xpress Browser
Stream videos from YouTube and other favorite streaming sites
40 Free EA games to download and keep forever, titles include Tetris, Bejeweled, Need for Speed The Run and Fifa 2012
Access your Facebook and Twitter networks from the preloaded social applications
Stay in touch with friends and family with email and chat from the most popular instant messaging providers
Discover, share and get there with Nokia Maps included (in select markets)
Get connected with built-in Wi-Fi and take advantage of wireless networks to get online quicker.
2 MP camera
Music Player and FM Radio with radio recording (in selected markets)
Scratch resistant capacitive glass screen
Pinch and zoom
Loud and clear inbuilt speaker
Nokia Life preloaded application available in India, China, Indonesia and Nigeria; with support for the new Nokia Life+ web app that expands English language coverage to 18 more markets.
System: GSM/EDGE Dual Band 900/1800, 850/1900
User Interface: Series 40 Asha Touch
Dimensions: 109.9 mm x 54 mm x 13 mm (L x W x H)
Display: 3.0” WQVGA, capacitive touch
Memory: Up to 20MB internal free user memory; Support up to 32GB Micro SD memory card
Connectivity: WLAN, GPRS/EDGE, 2.0 mm Charger Connector, Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP support, Micro USB 2.0 connector,3.5 mm AV connector, USB charging
“The Nokia Asha 309 – http://nokia.ly/PQLo04 is the latest member of Nokia Asha Touch smartphone family. It brings you the fast cloud-powered Nokia Xpress browser, social networking, pre-loaded Nokia map, and provides you access to thousands of key apps including 40 free EA games. It’s ready to entertain with video and music, and the preloaded Internet radio application allows you to stream content via Wifi from thousands of stations 24/7 around the world. It fits into the range right in between the Nokia Asha 305/6 and Asha 311. Asha 309 would be available in Q4 2012 for US$ 99 excluding taxes.”