Nokia Asha 305 is a “Full Touch” phone powered by Nokia’s Series 40 operating system. Nokia Asha 305 is the full touch screen feature phone from Nokia. Nokia Asha 305 runs on S40Asha Operating System. Nokia Asha 305 comes with 2MP camera and Dual SIM support.
Availability and price of Nokia Asha 305
Nokia Asha 305 Screen and input
Nokia Asha 305 has a 3.0-inch resistive touch screen (multi point) with a resolution of 240 x 400 pixel QVGA. According to Nokia; Nokia Asha 305 is capable of displaying up to 65 thousands colors.
Nokia Asha 305 back camera has an extended depth of field feature (no mechanical zoom), no flash and has a 4× digital zoom for both video and camera. The sensor size of the back camera is 2-megapixel, has a f/2.8 aperture and a 50 cm to infinity focus range. Nokia Asha 305 is capable of video recording at up to 176 x 144 px at 10 fps with mono sound.
Nokia Asha 305 Buttons
On the front of Nokia Asha 305, there are the answer/call keys, on the right side of the Nokia Asha 305 there are the volume rocker and the lock/unlock button.
Nokia Asha 305 Battery and SIM
The battery life of Nokia Asha 305 is 1100 mAh as claimed by Nokia is 14 hours of talk time, from 528 hours of standby and 40 hours of music playback depending on actual usage.
The main SIM card Nokia Asha 305 is located under the battery which can be accessed by removing the back panel of the Nokia Asha 305. No tool is necessary to remove the back panel. Second SIM card slot (hot-swappable) is located in edge of the phone
Nokia Asha 305 Storage
Additional storage is available via a hot swappable microSDHC card socket, which is certified to support up to 32 GB of additional storage.
Nokia Asha 305 Software
The Nokia Asha 305 is powered by Nokia Series 40 Full Touch operating system and comes with a variety of applications:
- Web: Nokia (proxy) Browser for Series 40
- Conversations: Nokia Messaging Service 3.2 (instant messaging and e-mail) and SMS, MMS
- Social: Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and Orkut
- Media: Camera, Photos, Music player, Nokia Music Store (on selected market), Flash Lite 3.0 (for YouTube video), Video player, Music Mania
- Personal Information Management: Calendar, Detailed contact information
- Utilities: Notes, Calculator, To-do list, Alarm clock, Voice recorder, Stopwatch
Nokia Asha 305 comes with Nokia Maps for Series 40 and make use of cellular network for positioning as there is no GPS in the phone. Nokia Maps for Series 40 phones does not provide voice guided navigation and only allows for basic route <10 km to be plan.
Nokia Asha 305 Specifications
- Technology / Frequency Bands: GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- Type: Li – Ion
- Capacity: 1110 mAh
- Standby: 528 hours
- Talktime: 840 mins
- Form Factor: bar
- Colors: Silver White, Red, Mid Blue and Dark Grey
- Size: 240×400 pixels
- Type: color : TFT
- Colors: 65536 colors
- Camera: Yes 2.0 Megapixel
- Resolution: 1600×1200 pixels
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: yes
- GPS: yes
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- Internet Browsing: Yes , Nokia Web Browser
- Audio Playback: Yes
- Video Playback: Yes
- Ringtones: 64 polyphonic MP3/MIDI/WAV/AMR
- FM Radio: Yes
- 3.5mm Headphone Jack: yes
- Inbuilt: 10 MB
- Memory Slot: Yes microSD/TransFlash
- SMS: Yes
- MMS: Yes
- Email: Yes