Operating system
Other
Processor
Unknown
Screen Size
2.4"
Camera
VGA (640 x 480)


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Fone Arena

In the end, the Nokia Asha 205 is a solid step towards your smartphone ascent. You get a glimpse of popular internet services, the browser gets you to consume more at less and you get to chat with all your buddies over multiple services with a nicely laid out QWERTY keyboard. If you don’t expe...

- Bharadwaj, Fone Arena


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Nokia released the Asha 205 on February 14, 2012.


The Asha 205 price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare Nokia Asha 205 prices from around the web here on The Informr.


We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Nokia Asha 205 user manual here.


Nokia backs up the Asha 205 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


If your Asha 205 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Nokia support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Nokia's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.



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Screen Size
2.4"

The Nokia Asha 205's screen size is 2.4 inches with 320 x 240 pixels resolution.

Processor
Unknown
OS

The phone runs on the Nokia OS Series 40 operating system (OS).

Camera
VGA (640 x 480)

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard VGA (640 x 480) camera.

There's no secondary front camera.

Storage
10 MB

Internal memory is 10 MB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
1020mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1020 mAh battery. Nokia's performance ratings are 32.1 days standby time, 660 minutes.

Asha 205 Specs

Overview
Release date February 14, 2012
Regions available UK, India
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Data:
GPRS, EGPRS, EDGE
SIM card Yes
Dual SIM No
Operating System Nokia OS Series 40
Processor No
Internal Flash Memory 10 MB
RAM 16 MB
ROM 64 MB
Digital compass No
Flightmode Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
Noise Cancellation No
SAR Head: 1.07 W/kg
Body: 0.82 W/kg
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Headset, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 1020 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Up to: 334 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) No
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Up to: 660 minutes (3G)
Standby Time Up to: 32.1 days
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Magenta, Orange, Cyan
Dimensions [H x W x D] 11.3 x 6.1 x 1.3 cm (4.5 x 2.4 x 0.5 in)
Weight 94 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Antenna Type Internal
Changeable Faceplates No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD
Colors 65k
Resolution 320 x 240 pixels
Pixel density 167 pixels
Size 2.4 inches
3D No
Secondary Display No
Graphics Yes
Themes Yes
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification No
Screen Orientation Lock No
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features -
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Input Type QWERTY
Navigation Type D-pad
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard Yes
Voicemail Key Yes
Any Key Answer No
Voice Commands No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity 1000
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Unknown
Contact Groups Yes
Auto Answer No
Voice Activated Dialing No
Photo Caller ID No
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP
Additional Email Features Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail, Gmail, Nokia Mail
Messaging SMS, MMS, Windows Live, Google Talk
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB No
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 2.1
Bluetooth Profiles DUN, OPP/FTP, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
WiFi No
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB)
PC Synchronization SyncML
TV Out No
DLNA Support No
NFC No
UMA Support No
Data Tethering Compatibility No
Java Applications Yes
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallett No
PictBridge No
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
Unknown
Resolution
VGA (640 x 480)
Dual lens
No
Zoom
4x digital
Flash
No
Additional Rear Camera Info
Self-timer, White balance
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
QCIF (176 x 144 pixels), 10 fps
Front Camera
Zoom
No
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MIDI, MP3, MP4, AAC, AMR-WB, AMR, WMA, WAV, AMR-NB
Radio Yes (FM/RDS)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4
Mobile TV No
Streaming Video No
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringtone Composer No
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration No
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock No
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch No
Timer No
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Yes
Viewable document types No
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable ()
Included Software / Apps -
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Additional comments Uses Nokia Xpress Browser
Related Links Manual (PDF)
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Fone Arena

Nice QWERTY keyboard, low price

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In the end, the Nokia Asha 205 is a solid step towards your smartphone ascent. You get a glimpse of popular internet services, the browser gets you to consume more at less and you get to chat with all your buddies over multiple services with a nicely laid out QWERTY keyboard. If you don’t e...More

In the end, the Nokia Asha 205 is a solid step towards your smartphone ascent. You get a glimpse of popular internet services, the browser gets you to consume more at less and you get to chat with all your buddies over multiple services with a nicely laid out QWERTY keyboard. If you don’t expect much from a device at this price, the Asha 205 will serve you well.

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