Compare: Asha 501 – 106

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Key facts

Overview

  • Asha 501
    • Swipe to switch
    • Make the most of your data plan
  • 106
    • Turn heads
    • Take the power back

Available Colors

  • Asha 501
    • bright_red
    • cyan
    • black
    • yellow
    • white
    • bright_green
  • 106
    • red
    • white
    • black

Platform

Size

  • Asha 501 ‎ 12.1 x 99.2 x 58 mm
  • 106 ‎ 14.9 x 112.9 x 47.5 mm

Weight

Display

Maximum battery usage time

  • Asha 501 48 days - Maximum standby time
    17 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
  • 106 Hour(s) - Maximum standby time (2G)
    35 days - Maximum standby time
    9.9 h - Maximum talk time (2G)

Camera

Design

Display resolution

Display technology

Display features

  • Asha 501
    • Brightness control
    • Tactile feedback
    • Low power mode
    • Nokia Glance screen
  • 106 RGB Stripe  

Touch screen technology

Hardware

Battery model

Battery capacity

RAM

Bluetooth

GSM network

Software platform & User Interface

Software release

Photography

Main camera sensor

Camera resolution

Main camera - other features

  • Asha 501
    • Landscape orientation
    • Auto and manual white balance
    • Still image editor
    • Full screen viewfinder
  • 106 -

Video

Internet

Communications

Social apps

  • Asha 501
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • WeChat
    • LINE
    • Sina Weibo
    • WhatsApp
  • 106 -

Email features

  • Asha 501
    • Email attachments
    • Multiple email accounts
    • Always up to date
    • HTML emails
    • Viewing of email attachments
  • 106 -

Photo sharing

  • Asha 501
    • Facebook
    • Send as email attachment
    • Share over Bluetooth
    • Photo sharing with Slam
  • 106 -

Video sharing

  • Asha 501
    • Video sharing to social network and internet
    • Video sharing with Slam
  • 106 -

Business features

Email clients

  • Asha 501
    • Gmail
    • Mail for Exchange
    • Nokia Mail
    • Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com
    • Yahoo! Mail
  • 106 -

Email protocols

Navigation

Music and audio

Music apps

Audio features

  • Asha 501
    • Playlists in Music player
    • Audio Streaming
    • Music Player
    • Album graphics display in Music player
  • 106 -

Radio features

Environment

Packaging

  • Asha 501
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Containing up to 60% recycled materials
    • Minimized package
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
  • 106
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Minimized package
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
    • Containing up to 80% recycled materials
    • Virgin wood fibres up to 100% certified

Materials

  • Asha 501
    • Free of PVC
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List
  • 106
    • Free of PVC
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List

Recycling

  • Asha 501 100% recoverable as materials and energy  
  • 106 100% recoverable as materials and energy  

User guide

To see the full specifications for the phones go to their specification pages:

See full specification of Asha 501

See full specification of 106

  • The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Nokia dealer for further details. The specifications are subject to change without notice.