Nokia Asha 201 User Reviews
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posted on 18 May 2012, 13:16 (Posts: 7; Member since: 13 May 2012)
roguecroce has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
The new Asha 201 is a middle range mobile phone produced by Nokia. The phone comes in range of colours which, will be depended on the country. Here in the UK we have black or white. I own the black style which, looks smart and makes the phone appear smaller than it really is. You can buy Nokia made soft covers for the Asha 201, but considering the cost of the phone in the UK is £39.99 + £10.00 carriers top-up, and the covers are £12.00-£15.00, they are not cheap. The 201 like it's dual sim brother the 200 is based around a qwerty keyboard. One of the features I liked about the Asha 201 is that these keys all light up during use, so even in bad light a txt messages is possible. At the centre of the phone is Nokia's branded Navi key which, is multi-functional. At either side of the Navi key are the phone up or down icons. The phone down icon is also the on/off button for the phone. Above the phone up icon is a picture of the earth and above the phone down icon is a picture of an envelope. These can be reset but I've lest them on wap & txt message. At either end of the middle part of the phones face are two metal horizontal menu buttons. The phones screen is 320x240 and you can an buy anti-scatch platic film for it.The Asha has just about enough internal space 10mb to get you started. Although internal space will be effected by country or carrier. The phone has a micro sd memory slot which can take up to 32GB. Things the phone does well are, phone calls, txt, email checking/writing...Build quality 8/10Reception 8/10Call quality 8/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 6/10Camera 5/10UI speed 2/10Everyday usage 5/10Text input 6/10Display 5/10Battery 7/10
- Lots od apps from the Ovi Store
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- No 3G/Wifi
- Prone to jave error or seeze up
- Downloading speed very slow
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