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Key Features

  • Nokia Asha Software Platform 1.4 OS
  • 2.7-inch Capacitive Multipoint Touchscreen
  • Dual Micro-SIM Slots
  • Supports GPS Navigation

Introduction

The Nokia Asha 230 Dual SIM Smart Phone allows you to experience robust portable performance at affordable price. It features 2.7-inch display, 13.2mm thickness and will have access to the internet and preloaded apps like Facebook, Twitter, WeChat, LINE, Sina Weibo and WhatsApp. It runs on Nokia Asha software platform 1.4 operating system and has onboard 1.3 megapixel camera, external memory is expandable up to 32 GB with an MicroSD expansion memory slot and is powered by a rechargeable 1020 mAh Lithium-Ion battery.

Display and Design

With body dimensions of 99.5 x 58.6 x 13.2 mm and light weight of 89.2 grams, this Nokia Asha 230 makes itself easily pocketable and durable.The phone features a 2.7-inch LCD transflective mono block capacitive multipoint-touch display with QVGA resolution of 320 x 240, 142 ppi of pixel density and HighColor (18-bit/262k) color support. Its operating keys include Volume keys, Power/Lock key and Back key. And its pure black color makes it more appealing and boasts a 1.3 megapixel camera, Stereo FM radio and a microSD slot for up to 32GB of music, apps and photos.

Nokia Asha Software Platform 1.4 Operating System

The Nokia Asha 230 runs on Nokia Asha software platform 1.4 operating system and is pre-loaded with the cloud-powered Nokia Xpress Browser which uses less data and delivers fast performance, even over slower networks. lt will take your apps into the future, with a platform that will have advanced features for your increasing expectation. It offers you the choice of two industry standard development options i.e., Java ME and web technology. Java ME is ideal for apps and games where rich functionality and high performance are needed, while web technology can be used to deliver on-line content in an engaging, data efficient way. The social needs are also satisfied through the integrated Facebook, Twitter, WeChat, LINE, Sina Weibo and WhatsApp applications and also supports photo and video sharing. It has also provided with pre-loaded Java based games for entertainment.

Camera and Dual SIM Capability

The Nokia Asha 230 provides you the ability to use two SIM cards with its dual micro-SIM slots and can also support 2G data connectivity in GSM+GSM network. It provides you the freedom and convenience to access two different phone numbers simultaneously. Additionally, the dual SIM card slots allow you to have two carrier options, such as having an international number and a national number. Therefore helps you avoid roaming charges and eliminate the need to purchase a second phone. It features 1.3 MP camera that allows you capture all of your most important moments and incorporates full screen viewfinder which provides approximately 100% coverage and helps you when shooting in very bright outdoor light conditions. This camera also features Landscape orientation, Auto and manual white balance and Still image editor.

Network Capabilities and Memory

It features Bluetooth 3.0 built-in for pairing with other Bluetooth-enabled devices and the supported bluetooth profiles are Hands-free profile (HFP) 1.5, Headset profile (HSP) 1.1, Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.0, Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) 1.2, Dial-Up Networking Profile (DUN), File Transfer Profile (FTP), Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 1.3 and Object Push profile (OPP) 1.1. It supports 2G transfers and data transfer with GPRS. It allows you to browse web pages with Nokia Browser, which supports you to browse WAP web pages. Its messaging features include Instant messaging, Text messaging, Unified MMS/SMS editor, Automatic resizing of images for MMS, Multimedia messaging, Push notifications for IM, Conversational chat style SMS, Unified inbox for SMS and MMS, Concatenated SMS for long messages. And the call management features include Call waiting, Call history, Call forwarding, Call logs: dialled, received and missed, Conference call, Fixed dialling number, Integrated hands-free speakers, Voice mail and Call barring.

The major audio formats supported are WAV, MP4, AAC, MP3, WMA, MIDI, 3G2, AMR, 3GP and AVI and video formats include 3GP and MP4. It has 3.5mm stereo audio connector and expandable memory upto 32 GB with MicroSD memory card. This Nokia Asha 230 Dual SIM phone supports stereo FM radio. It has 1020 mAh 3.7V BL-5C battery with a 12 hours of talk-time and a standby time of up to 21 days. Its GPS facility is also on-board for using Google Location and Maps services. Apart from this integrated micro-USB interface allows you to connect the device for mass-storage purposes and also serves as a charging port.

Conclusion

The Nokia Asha 230 is the most afforadable smart phone that provides you dual SIM flexibility and allows you to chat and share with the social networking apps and other latest features.

  • Mobile Category

    • Mobile Type

    • OEM Smartphone
    • Mobile Form Factor

    • Touch
  • Manufacturer Details

    • Brand

    • Nokia
    • Model Series

    • Asha 230
    • Model Number

    • Nokia 230 Blk
  • Operating System

    • OS Type

    • OEM OS
    • OS Name & Version

    • Asha 1.1
    • OS Upgradable To

    • Asha 1.4
  • Processor Details

    • Processor Brand

    • Not Available
    • Processor Name

    • Not Available
    • No. of Cores

    • 2
    • CPU Specs

    • 1.0 GHz
  • Storage Specifications

    • Phone Book Memory

    • Up to 4000 Contacts
    • RAM

    • 0.064 GB
    • Internal Storage

    • Not Applicable
    • Memory Card Supported

    • Yes
    • Memory Card Type

    • MicroSD Card
    • Maximum Card Capacity

    • 32 GB
    • Memory Card Slot

    • Dedicated Slot
  • Screen Specifications

    • Screen Size in CM

    • 7.11 cm
    • Screen Size in Inches

    • 2.8 Inches
    • Type

    • TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
    • Resolution

    • 320 x 240 pixels
    • Ratio

    • 4:3
    • Pixel Density

    • 143 ppi
    • Screen To Body Ratio

    • 41.6 %
    • Main Display Color Depth

    • 0.256 Million
    • Touch Type

    • Multi-Touch
    • Additional Screen Specifications

    • Screen Double Tap | Tactile Feedback | Brightness Control | Low Power Mode | Nokia Glance Screen
  • Sound

    • Speaker Type

    • Built-in Speakers
    • Aux Port

    • 3.5mm - Headphone/Microphone Combo Port
    • Music Playback Format Supported

    • WMA | MP3 | WAV | AMR | MIDI | AAC
  • Smartphone Functions

    • Smart Sensors

    • Accelerometer | Proximity Sensor
  • Physical Attributes

    • Keyboard Configuration

    • On-Screen Touch Keyboard
    • Buttons & Controls

    • Volume (Up & Down) | Power | Home
  • SIM Details

    • Number of SIMs Supported

    • 2
    • Primary SIM Type

    • Micro
    • Secondary SIM Type

    • Micro
    • Dual SIM Mode

    • Dual Stand-by
  • Network Technology

    • Network Technology Supported

    • Edge
    • Data Generation Supported

    • 2G
    • 2G Bands Supported

    • GSM - 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
    • Maximum Data Speed

    • GPRS - 42.8kbps | EDGE - 236.8 kbps
  • Network Connectivity

    • WiFi Supported

    • No
    • Bluetooth Supported

    • Yes
    • Bluetooth Specifications

    • Bluetooth 3.0
    • Radio Specifications

    • FM Radio
  • Camera

    • Camera Configuration

    • Built-in Rear Camera
    • Rear Camera Configuration

    • Single Rear Camera
    • Rear Camera 1

    • 1.3 MP - f/2.8
    • Camera Features

    • Fixed Focus | f-number/aperture: f/2.8 | Focal Length: 2.3 mm | Minimum Focus Range: 60 cm | Auto and Manual White Balance | Full Screen Viewfinder | Landscape Orientation | Capture Modes | Colour Tone Modes | White Balance Modes | Light Sensitivity | Video White Balance Modes | Video Zoom | Video Recording Color Modes: Black and White | Negative | Sepia | Normal | Digital Zoom - 3x
    • Video Recording Features

    • 320 x 240@15fps
  • Access Control And Security

    • Software Locks

    • PIN | Password
  • Additional Features

    • Basic Features

    • Micro-USB-B System Connectors | Free Cloud Storage: 7 GB | Games | Digital Clock | Voice Recorder | Calculator | Calendar | Fixed Dialling Number | Notes | Reminders | Alarm with Ringtones | Firmware Over-the-Air (FOTA) | MMS Enabled | Call Waiting | Voice Mail | Call Barring | Security - Firmware Update | Device Lock | PIN Code | Device Lock Passcode | Photo Sharing | Video Sharing | Audio and Video Streaming | Speed Dial | Voice Calling | Messaging | Loudspeaker | Conference Call
    • Included Software

    • Facebook | Twitter | WeChat | LINE | Sina Weibo | WhatsApp | Gmail | Nokia Mail | Windows Live | Hotmail | Yahoo Mail | Direct Chat | Instant Messaging | Nokia Nearby | YouTube | LinkedIn | Asha Motion App | Outlook.com
  • Battery

    • Type

    • Removable
    • Technology

    • Lithium-Ion
    • Capacity

    • 1020 mAh
    • Standard Battery Life

    • Talktime of 11 Hours | Stand-by time of 792 Hours
  • Product Aesthetics

    • Color

    • Black
    • Color Family

    • Black
  • In The Box

    • Generic Name

    • Mobile Phone
    • Main Product

    • 1 x Mobile Phone U
    • Accessories

    • Battery | Charger
    • Documents

    • Quick Start Guide
  • Product Dimensions (Open)

    • Dimensions in cm (WxDxH)

    • 5.91 x 1.31 x 10.01
    • Dimensions in Inches (WxDxH)

    • 2.33 x 0.52 x 3.94
    • Weight

    • 89.31 g
  • After Sales & Services

    • Standard Warranty Period

    • 12 Months
    • Additional Warranties

    • 6 Months on Packaged Accessories
    • Warranty Type

    • Carry-In
    • Installation & Demo

    • Not Applicable
  • Company Contact Information

    • Manufacturer/Importer/Marketer Name & Address

    • Nokia Corporation | 7th Floor Building 9A DLF Cyber City DLF Phase III Gurgaon – 122002 Haryana India
    • Customer Support Number

    • 7207666000
    • Customer Support Email

    • customersupport@croma.com
    • Country of Manufacture

    • China
    • Country of Brand Origin

    • Finland

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