Nokia Asha 200/201

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Nokia Asha 200/201
Nokia Asha logo.svg
Nokia Asha 200.JPG
SloganDual sim made simple
First releasedQ4 2011
PredecessorNokia X2-01
SuccessorNokia Asha 210
Nokia Asha 205
RelatedNokia Asha 302
DimensionsHeight: 115.4 mm
Width: 61.1 mm
Thickness: 14 mm
Mass105 g
Operating systemNokia Series 40
Memory32 MB RAM, 64 MB ROM
Storage10 MB Built-In
Removable storageMicro SD card up to 32GB
BatteryLi-Ion (BL-5J)
Capicity: 1430 mAh
Maximum standby time: 888 h
Maximum talk time: 7 h
Music playback time: 52 h
Data inputsQWERTY Keyboard
DisplayDisplay size: 2.4"
Orientation: Landscape
(320 x 240)
Pixel Density: 167 ppi
Height: 36.0 mm
Width: 48.0 mm
Colors: 262144
Technology: LCD
Rear cameraSensor size: 2 megapixels
Resolution: 1600 x 1200 pixels
Video: 176 x 144 pixels (10fps)
Front cameraNull
Connectivity3.5 mm Nokia AV Connector
2.0 mm Charging Connector
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
Remote SyncML synchronisation
Local SyncML synchronisation

The Nokia Asha 200 (Dual Sim Phone) & Nokia Asha 201 (Single Sim Phone) are budget-level additions to the Nokia Asha family released in Q4 2011. Both devices run the Nokia S40 mobile operating system. There is no direct predecessor of the phones, though the closest to it is the Nokia X2-01, which has similar features and a very similar user interface, as well as having better music capabilities. The Nokia C3 is also an indirect predecessor, also using similar features, though the C3 is a higher end device. The phones are successors to the Nokia X1-01, as they use the same bright colors and the same Dual SIM support for Nokia Asha 200.


There were four main colors introduced to this phone, namely, pink, blue, black and white. In addition, other colors introduced for selected regions were graphite, green, aqua, pearl white, light pink & orange. The device has uni-colored body rather than combination.


The device is able to capture pictures at a resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels with its 2.0-megapixel camera. The results are good for day to day usage like instant sharing or updating profiles at social networks as the phone supports apps like Facebook and Twitter.


  • Landscape orientation
  • Auto and Manual White Balance settings
  • Active toolbar
  • Still image Editor
  • Full-screen viewfinder
  • Self-timer
  • 15 fps frame rate for video playback

White balance video recording modes:

  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
  • Automatic
  • Daylight
  • Brightness with intense glow


Enabled with the EDGE/EGPRS (2G) & GSM (2G) support, Nokia 200/201 is embedded with Nokia's Series 40 browser with supported technologies of Javascript 1.8, XHTML, WAP 2.0, HTML 4.0 (XHTML 1.1). Available email solutions for device are: Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail, Nokia Email & Gmail, following IM (Instant Messaging) services like Google Talk, Facebook chat, MySpace, Windows Live Messenger & Nokia Chat.

Software & Applications[edit]

The phone's interface is based on Nokia's Series 40 interface featuring java games and applications. Device has embedded utilities like Dictionary, Digital clock, Recorder, Calculator, Clock, Calendar, Phonebook, Converter, Fixed Dialing Number, Notes, Alarm clock, Reminders, To-do list.