The Finnish handset maker Nokia has released Asha 503 budget smartphone in the Indian market. Originally announced at Nokia World event back in October last year, the phone is priced at 6,683, and will be joining siblings Asha 502 and Asha 500, which are already available in the market for 5,969 and 4,499 respectively.
Nokia has listed the phone at their official webstore from where it can be grabbed on pr-order. There is no word on its exact availability. Hope the device would be available in coming 2-3 weeks.
Running on Nokia’s updated Asha 1.2 platform, the new Nokia Asha 503 comes with 3-inch QVGA display bearing 240×320 pixel resolution, 5MP rear camera with LED flash support and Swipe user interface.
Much like Asha 500 and Asha 502, the Asha 503 is also dual-SIM device (in India at least) with dual standby support. It comes with 64MB RAM and supports expandable storage up to 32GB via microSD card. The connectivity options include 3G, a Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM and FM Radio.
The Nokia Asha 503 is powered by 1110 mAh battery rated to offer up to up to 12 hours of talk time and up to 480 hours of standby time. The handset also features the updated Fastlane app, which was introduced in Asha 501, one-swipe access to camera app and one-touch sharing feature on Whatsapp.
Take a look a the full specifications of Nokia Asha 503: