Nokia Annouces Nokia Asha 210

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Nokia Asha 210 is the latest Nokia Asha device, designed to offer consumers more social experiences at an affordable price. The Nokia Asha 210, available in Single- or Easy Swap Dual-SIM variants. It supports Wi-Fi and ha a dedicated WhatsApp button.

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The Nokia Asha 210 has a QWERTY keyboard . So Nokia is celebrating their partnership with WhatsApp  and the process WhatsApp is offering their service for free on all Nokia Asha 210 devices .

The Nokia Asha 210 comes with a 2MP camera that can be accessed through a dedicated hardkey even when the keypad is locked. The camera  offers a choice of image capture, editing and sharing options, including:

·         Self-portrait – for perfectly centred self-portraits, even without a front-facing camera. The built-in voice guides  the user to ensure they are in the frame, before taking the shot

  • Fast editing of images directly from the camera app and easy sharing of images to social networks

Nokia has introduced a new feature for sharing photos and other content called  Slam, which comes built-into the Nokia Asha 210. It works by enabling the transfer of content such as images or videos to another Bluetooth-enabled phone without the need to pair devices.

The Nokia Asha 210 also features Nokia Nearby, a web app that lets people discover points of interest such as restaurants, shopping and ATM machines close to their location.

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Other key features for Nokia Asha 210 include:

  • Social phonebook integration with the ability to launch WhatsApp direct from contact cards in the Phonebook
  • Preloaded YouTube launcher for direct video streaming
  • Chat screen notifications that keep users up-to-date on new conversations
  • Single-SIM and Dual-SIM models featuring Nokia’s exclusive EasySwap technology that enables consumers to change SIM cards without having to turn off the device
  • Wi-Fi On/Off control button
  • Nokia’s renowned long battery life: up to 46 days with Single-SIM and up to 24 days with Dual-SIM

The Nokia Asha 210 is available in yellow, cyan, black, and magenta and white. The estimated retail price for the Nokia Asha 210 is around 72 USD and it is expected to start shipping in the second quarter of 2013.

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Kennedy Kachwanya
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