Nokia announced a neat featured phone at the Mobile World Congress, with the Nokia 301 coming with the price of €65 and to be available from the next quarter. It has got the classic numeric keypad, and along with that the few neat features of the camera and the simple interface. The colors of the panel of the phone are quite inspired from Nokia’s Lumia smartphones which come with bright and neat looking colors.
The Smart Feature phone comes with a good looking 3.2 megapixel camera, which still can be called one of the neat cameras in the feature phone range, and the camera has got a few features like the Self-timer where you could have a group shot with you included in it, by placing the phone and activating the self timer. One of the neat looking features of the cameras is the Self-portrait feature which would let you know the perfect alignment and angle of the phone to capture a perfect portrait picture fitting into the frame.
Using the same camera, one can capture panoramic photos, and these are all the features which were seen in the Lumia range of smartphones having the neat cameras in them.
There are several other features included in the phone, like the app for camera called the 5-in-1 camera app which would help applying various effects to the pictures, while the Slam feature would make it easier to send the files to other phones in a newer way.
The phone has got a 3.5G connectivity, and it comes in the different colors like Yellow, Cyan, Magenta, White and Black varieties, and there would be single and dual SIM versions available.
The specifications of the Nokia 301 include:
- Dimensions: 114 x 50 x 12.5mm
- Weight: 102 gm
- Display: 2.4-inch QVGA TFT color display
- Storage: 256MB, 64MB RAM, storage expandable to 32GB using MicroSD card
- 3G networking, Bluetooth 3.0
- Battery Single SIM: Standby 2G is 37 days, on 3G is 39 days
- Battery Dual SIM: Standby 2G is 31 days, on 3G is 34 days
- Talk-time on 2G network: 20 hours, on 3G network is 6 hours