Nokia just now released Nokia Asha 303, the phone with two input methods, full QWERTY keyboard and touch screen. Again, Indonesia had the honor be choosen as the first country to be able to enjoy this latest Nokia mobile phones.
Nokia Asha 303 Targeted to the young people consumers, equipped with Asha chat, social media, and music that can be accessed directly from the front screen (main screen).
"Nokia Asha 303 including Nokia's strategy to realize the mission of Connecting the Next Billion Gadget as it has told by Nokia CEO Steven Elop in February 2011," said Lukman Susetyo, Head of Marketing Nokia Indonesia at a press conference in Jakarta, Thursday (24/11/2011).
Based on the Nokia's research, the estimated number of mobile phone users in the world has reached 3.7 billion people. However, 1.2 billion of the number of users does not have a web browser on their cell phone, that means cell phone used only for calling and sending short messages. Half of the rest, have a browser but never used.
"At Nokia, we have the vision to connect users with the things that are important to their lives," said Lukman.
Nokia Asha 303 is equipped with 1 GHz processor with up to 32 GB of external memory. The camera has a 2.6 inch screen and 3.2 megapixel resolution, users can take pictures and share them directly to social media. Phone with 3G and WiFi connectivity is available in two colors : red, and graphite.
"There is also a Bluetooth handset accessory to complement the colorful style of the user," explains Anvid Erdian, Product Manager, Nokia Indonesia.
Anvid added, the overall benefits of these phones include premium chat application (YM, FB, GTalk, and MSN Live), social media (FB, Twitter), WhatsApp, and Music (media player that can create playlists according to mood.
Nokia Asha 303 full specification:
The phone is priced at 1.47 million rupiahs.