Nokia Asha 206 – Price,Full Review and Specifications

26 December, 2012 | Category: Mobiles, Review | By: Stefi

nokia asha 206Nokia Asha 206 Represents the Younger Generation

One who is completely irritated with the traditional mobile phones has found a new option. The new option is the Nokia Asha 206. Experts are of the opinion that Asha 206 manufactured by Nokia has so much interesting features that has been able to lure the audience from the date of its launch. It is the longevity that matters the most mainly in a country like India and no other phone is better than this one as long as the longevity is concerned. The phone is available in the market in both single sim and in dual sim for most. The biggest advantage of this phone is that the user can change the sim cards as long as the dual sim is concerned with switching the phone off.

It is the swap technology with the help of which all these procedures can be done. One can easily differentiate their personal lives along with their professional ones with the help of this technology. The phone has polyphonic ringtones. It is a 2G device and its form factor is blocked. It is graphical in nature and it is considered as a special type. The resolution is 240*320 pixels. The display quality of the phone is brilliant as it has 65k solar display along with the QWERTY keyboard. It also has a slam feature just like the Nokia Asha 205 and it is true that videos and music can be shared in lot more faster way than any other device. The camera is 1.3 mp and has 1100 mah battery. The speaker of the Nokia Asha 206 is quite loud and has clearly in built features that take the audio output to 103 phones.

The phone weighs around 91 grams and can be easily put inside the pocket without having any kind of hesitation. It costs around Rs. 3600 which is quite cheaper. The company has aimed to target those people who want a good phone at an affordable price. There are Nokia Apps, social apps and call recorder that makes the features quite superior in quality. There is an alphanumeric keyboard and a complete data support. The Nokia Asha 206 has a processor and has TFT in its display. It is true that the phone does not have any secondary camera but has QCIF videos in its primary camera. There are FM Radio, MP4 player, WAV, WMA music player and many other features that make the phone quite elegant.

There are many who believe that Nokia Asha 206 is a tribute to Nokia 6300. Moreover the battery can last to 47days stand by if it is a single sim and in a dual sim, the stand by lasts to 28 days. But the phone does not have a 3G. It is true that it is a feature that lacks in this phone but still it is a great fusion of classical pattern and contemporary pattern. It is a great phone that has some brilliant features and this leads to make Nokia as one of the greatest mobile manufacturing companies.

Nokia Asha 206

Specifications:

  • Height: 116.0 mm
  • Width: 49.4 mm
  • Thickness: 12.4 mm
  • Weight: 91 g
  • Volume: 64 cm³
  • Phone form factor: Monoblock
  • Display size: 6.1 cm
  • Display orientation: Portrait
  • Display resolution – Height: 320 pixels
  • Display resolution – Width: 240 pixels
  • Display height: 58.0 mm
  • Display width: 48.0 mm
  • Display colors: 65536
  • Display technology: LCD
  • User Input: Keypad
  • Physical Keys:Navi,Call,End,5-way Navi Key,Combined End and Power key
  • Dual SIM: Yes
  • Connectors: 3.5 mm Nokia AV Connector,2.0 mm Charging Connector
  • Wireless connectivity: Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, high-speed USB 2.0
  • Syncronization: Remote SyncML synchronisation,Local SyncML synchronisation
  • Battery model: BL-4U
  • Battery capacity: 1110 mAh
  • Battery voltage: 3.7 V
  • Standby time (2G): 680 h
  • Talk time (2G): 20 h
  • Music playback time: 41 h
  • Data bearers2: GPRS (2G),EDGE/EGPRS (2G),GSM (2G)
  • Internal memory: 64 MB
  • Memory card size: 32GB
  • Expandable memory card type: MicroSD
  • Frequency bands: GSM 900,GSM 1800
  • Data speed – Upload: GPRS MSC 12 – 59.2 kbit/s,EGPRS MSC 12 – 236.8 kbit/s
  • Data speed – Download: GPRS MSC 12 – 59.2 kbit/s,EGPRS MSC 12 – 236.8 kbit/s
  • Personal information management features: Alarm clock with ring tones,Recorder,Calculator,Clock,World clock,Calendar,Phonebook,Converter,Fixed dialling number,Notes,Reminders,Social networks in Phonebook
  • Gaming features: Java games
  • Supported amount of phonebooks: 1
  • Platform: Series 40
  • Software release: S40 SPR10.4
  • Development technology: Java,Series 40 Web Apps
  • Email solution: Hotmail,Yahoo! Mail,Gmail,Nokia Mail,Direct Email
  • Email protocols: SMTP,IMAP4,IMAPS,POP3
  • Email features: Multiple simultaneous email accounts,HTML email,Email attachments
  • Supported instant messaging services: Google Talk,Yahoo!,Twitter,Facebook chat,Windows Live Messenger,Nokia Chat,eBuddy,Direct chat
  • Messaging features: Flash messaging,Instant messaging,Concatenated SMS for long messages,Multiple SMS deletion,List of recently used numbers,Conversational SMS for chat-style SMS,Text messaging,Common inbox for SMS and MMS messages,Picture messaging,Unified MMS/SMS editor,Automatic resizing of images for MMS,Distribution lists for messaging,Multimedia messaging,
  • Call management features: Speed dialling,Conference calling,Call waiting,Call diverts,Fixed dialling numberl,Integrated hands-free speakers,Call barring,Call logs: dialled, received and missed
  • Supports amount of contacts: 1000
  • Device startup security: PIN code
  • Supported web technologies and protocols: Javascript 1.8,XHTML over TCP/IP (Americas),XHTML,WAP 2.0,HTML over TCP/IP,HTML 4.0 (XHTML 1.1),XHTML over TCP/IP
  • Browser: Nokia Xpress Browser
  • Camera sensor (main camera resolution): 1.3 megapixels
  • Flash type: No Flash
  • Carl Zeiss Tessar lens: No
  • Camera resolution: 1280 x 960 pixels
  • Camera F number/aperture: 2.8
  • Camera digital zoom: 4 x
  • Camera minimum focus range: 15.0 cm
  • Camera focal length: 2.3 mm
  • Graphics format: JPEG,EXIF
  • Camera features: Landscape orientation,Auto and manual white balance,Active toolbar,Still image editor,Full screen viewfinder,Self timer,
  • Camera image formats: JPEG/Exif
  • Colour tone modes: Sepia,Greyscale,Normal,Negative
  • Light sensitivity modes: Automatic
  • Capture modes; Sequence,Self-timer,Video,Still
  • White balance modes: Incandescent,Fluorescent,Daylight,Automatic
  • Photos viewed by: Timeline,Photo editor,Slide show,Album
  • Music package: Nokia Music Manager
  • Music features: Music Player,Media Player,Loudness
  • Other Features (Music and Audio): Selection by artist, album and genre,Playlists,Album graphics display
  • DRM support:OMA DRM 2
  • Recording: Voice recorder
  • Audio recording file formats: AMR
  • Audio recording codecs: AMR-NB
  • Speech codecs: GSM FR,AMR-NB,GSM HR,EFR
  • Audio recording features: Mono
  • Codecs: MP3,AMR-WB,AMR-NB,MIDI,GSM FR,AAC LC
  • Audio playback file formats: WAV,MP4,AAC,AMR,MP3,WMA,WMV
  • Radio features:Stereo FM radio,Radio recording4,FM Radio,FM Radio with RDS
  • Video camera resolution: 176 x 144 pixels
  • Video playback frame rate: 15 fps
  • Video camera resolution: QCIF
  • Camera video frame rate: 10 fps
  • Video features: Video Recorder,Video Ringtones,Video Player