software release for Nokia Asha 501 is 11.1.1
The availability of this update may depend on your network service provider. When using a Wi-Fi connection, your phone automatically checks for updates and notifies you when an update is available.
- WhatsApp support added – after updating the software, tap the WhatsApp icon in the apps menu to download the latest version of WhatsApp
- Over 5000 other apps available from Nokia Store, including Line, WeChat, and Nimbuzz
- Usability improvements, such as single-swipe access to camera, single-touch share to Facebook, and ability to track Facebook comments and likes right from your Fastlane screen
- Privacy improvements – delete items directly from Fastlane, and control which apps you want to see on Fastlane
- Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync support for office mails
- General improvements for phone stability and performance, alarm tone volume, Wi-Fi connectivity, video streaming, Chinese text input, and more