There are two Smartphones which are priced in the budget Smartphone range and this time they are not based on Android Operating System. Two mobiles that we are going to compare in this article are from two of the most popular brand in Mobile Segment. Nokia Asha 310 and Samsung Rex 70 S3802 both are Dual SIM Touch phone with Wi-Fi Connectivity option.
Nokia Asha 310 Reviews
Nokia has launched its first Budget range Smartphone with Dual SIM support and Wi-Fi Connectivity option for Internet access. It is 3.0 inch display screen mobile with resolution of 240 x 320 pixels. Resolution of the screen is not very high and it will tough competition from Budget Range Android Based Smartphones from Indian Mobile Manufacturing companies like Micromax, Karbonn, Lava etc. Nokia has powered this device with 1.0 GHz Processor and runs on S40 Asha OS with Swipe UI. It has 2.0 MP rear camera and comes with most of the connectivity options such as 3.5 mm audio jack, Bluetooth 3.0, micro USB 2.0. It is 2G device so if you are looking for 3G Internet enabled device then this device is certainly not for you. Nokia is trying very hard to get attention of the consumer and with this device also coming with lots of goodies such as 40 Free EA games including Tetris, Bejeweled, Need for Speed The Run and Fifa 2012. Battery Capacity of the device is only 1,110 mAH which is not large but as Nokia Asha 310 doesn’t runs on heavy Operating System like Android it should be able to hold for long time. It is available online for purchase from leading online retailers Saholic and Snapdeal for around Rs. 5499.
Nokia Asha 310 Features
- Display Screen: 3.0 inch TFT screen with 240 x 400 Pixels
- Memory: 64 MB (Internal) + 128 MB (Mass), Contacts – 1000, Expandable upto 32 GB with microSD card
- Camera: 2.0 MP rear camera with 4x Digital Zoom with Fixed-Focus
- Operating System: S40 Asha OS with Swipe UI
- Connectivity Options: USB Port 2.0, Bluetooth v3.0, Wi-Fi WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, GPRS, EDGE, HTML
- Battery Capacity: 1,110 mAH
Samsung Rex 70 S3802 Reviews
Samsung Rex 70 S3802 is also a 3.0 inch Touch screen Smartphone which has multi SIM Supports. It comes with Easy Swap SIM option which means that Reboot is not required to change the SIM that you want to use. It has 10 MB of internal memory which is not large enough but this is not Android device and runs on Samsung’s proprietary operating system which supports Java apps. This Smartphone comes with 2.0 MP rear camera. It is also not a 3G device but comes with most of the other Connectivity options such as Bluetooth, USB, Wi-Fi and Internet via GPRS/EDGE. This device is also not running on large batter as it comes with only 1,000 mAH battery but due to Light Operating System this will be able to hold for quite long time despite of small battery capacity of the device. It is available in the market at price less than Rs. 4,500/- INR.
Samsung Rex 70 S3802 Features
- Display Screen: 3.0 inch Touch Screen
- Memory: 10MB Internal Memory
- Camera: 2.0 MP rear camera
- Operating System: Samsung’s proprietary operating system which supports Java apps
- Connectivity Options: Bluetooth, USB, Wi-Fi and Internet via GPRS/EDGE
- Battery Capacity: 1,010 mAH
Conclusion: Both the devices are very much similar in many Features such as Display screen size which is 3.0 inch, Camera is 2.0 MP, Both are not 3G enabled device, Not running on Android Operating System but price of Samsung REX 70 S3802 is about Rs. 1,000 INR less than Nokia Asha 310. So after reading this decide yourself which will be the device that you will prefer to buy and why and share your thoughts’ with us by commenting below: