|In Sales Package||Charger, Battery, Handset, Headset|
|SIM Type||Single SIM, GSM|
|Touch Screen||Yes, Resistive|
|Call Features||Conference Call, Speed Dialing, Hands Free, Loudspeaker, Call Divert|
|Handset Color||Dark Grey|
|Operating Freq||GSM - 850, 1900|
|Resolution||WQVGA, 240 x 400 Pixels|
|Primary Camera||Yes, 2 Megapixel|
|Video Recording||Yes, 176 x 144, 10 fps|
|Other Camera Features||Fixed Focus, Exposure Compensation, Auto and Manual White Balance, Self-timer, Center Weighted Auto Exposure, Image Editor|
|Memory and Storage|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, upto 32 GB|
|Memory||32 MB RAM, 64 MB ROM|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Preinstalled Browser||WAP 2.0|
|GPRS||Yes, 85.6 kbps|
|EDGE||Yes, 236.8 kbps|
|Wifi||Yes, 802.11 b/g|
|USB Connectivity||Yes, micro USB, v2|
|Navigation Technology||with Nokia Maps|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v2.1, Supported Profiles (SPP 1.0, DUN, GOEP, EDR, HFP, HSP, PBAP 1.0, OPP, SDAP, SAP, SDP, FTP, GAP, PAN)|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Music Player||Yes, Supports MIDI, MP3, eAAC|
|Video Player||Yes, Supports WMV, 3GPP, AVI, MPEG-4, H.264, H.263, ASF, AVC, VC-1|
|SAR Value||At the Ear - 1.05 W/Kg|
|Phone Book Memory||1000|
|Additional Features||Games, MMS Enabled, Digital Clock, Calculator, Calendar, Fixed Dialling Number, Notes, Reminders, To-do list, Automatic Answer, Call Waiting, Call Barring, Audio Streaming, Audio Equalizer, Voice Recorder, Audio Recorder, FOTA|
|Important Apps||Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, Google Talk, Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, YouTube|
Nokia Asha 306
The Nokia Asha 306 is a Full Touch phone that is powered by the Nokia's Series 40 Asha operating system. The phone comes with some productive features like digital clock, calculator, calendar, recorder, phonebook, fixed dialing number, notes, reminders, to-do list and an alarm clock with ring tones.
Design and Display
The phone holds some nice looks making it quiet attractive and comes with dimensions of 110.3 x 53.8 x 12.8 mm making it easy to hold. The phone comes with a 3.0 inch screen that uses the TFT resistive touch screen technology that displays a resolution of 240 x 400 pixels with 155 ppi pixel density. The display here is multi touch capable that makes work on the display really easy.
The main camera in the phone comes with a resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels that has Fixed focus and a 4x camera digital zoom. The camera comes with features like landscape orientation, exposure compensation, auto and manual white balance, full screen viewfinder, still image editor, self timer and center weighted auto exposure. For recording videos the sensor captures with a resolution of 176 x 144 pixels with 10 fps video frame rate.
Storage and Battery
In terms of storage the phone comes with 10 MB internal memory, 64 MB ROM and 32 MB RAM. The storage capacity can be increased to 32GB via micro SD card. For power management the phone comes 1110 mAh removable battery that delivers a Standby time of 600 h on 2G network and 14h of talk time in 2G with a Music playback time of 40 hours.
Price and buying Tips
The Nokia Asha 306 price in India is approx. Rs.3, 899, but you can buy it at a reduced price just by clicking on the Bid Now button and placing your strategic bids.
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Source: Software and apps-cnet, posted 06 Nov
The Asha 306 runs Nokia's Series 40 operating system. It's a very old OS that's had a spit and polish to improve usability. Swipe to get past the lock screen and you land on a scrollable screen of friendly-looking rounded icons showing you all the apps on the phone.