Viral Oza (left), Director, Marketing, Nokia, and Kevin D'Souza, Country Manager, Facebook India, at the launch of Nokia Asha 205 in Bangalore

Viral Oza (left), Director, Marketing, Nokia, and Kevin D’Souza, Country Manager, Facebook India, at the launch of Nokia Asha 205 in Bangalore

Nokia has expanded its Asha series with the addition of a new smartphone named Asha 205. Like its sibling Asha 201, it also comes with Qwerty keypad and 2.4 inch QVGA display. Priced at INR Rs.3,499, it supports dual-SIM connectivity and includes a dedicated Facebook key that enables users to access their Facebook account by pressing just a single button.

Nokia Asha 205 :  Nokia's First Handset to have Dedicated Facebook Button

Nokia Asha 205 : Nokia’s First Handset to have Dedicated Facebook Button

Apart from this, Nokia Asha 205 is equipped with a new innovative feature called SLAM that provides a facility of its users to share multimedia content like photos, music and video with nearby friends and works with most Bluetooth-enabled devices even without the need to pair devices and also regardless of OS.

At the launch, Viral Oza, Director Marketing, Nokia India said:

Young consumers are increasingly using Facebook for communication, socialising and entertaining. The launch of the Nokia Asha 205 responds to this growing demand and gives a unique option for consumers at an affordable price point.

With the purchase of this handset, you will avail Facebook accessibility free for the first three months. The Nokia Asha 205 is likely to be available in India from December 24, 2012 at a suggestive price of INR Rs.3,499.