Specs summary


The Nokia Asha 201's screen is 2.4 inches with 320 x 240 pixels resolution.


The phone runs on the Other operating system (OS).

2+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 2+ megapixel camera. There's no secondary front camera.
10 MB

Internal memory is 10 MB. An external, MicroSD (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1430 mAh battery. Nokia's performance ratings are 37 days standby time, 420 minutes (2G).

If you want something that will give you a solid battery and do the basics then the Nokia Asha 201 is ideal - functional, inexpesnive, unfussy.

- Thomas Newton , Recombu 

Reviews (6/10 Avg. rating)


The Asha 201 does the basics with minimum fuss and it's very affordable

from Recombu

The Nokia Asha 201 does the basics with minimum fuss and costs a super-inexpensive £45 on pay-as-you-go. Battery life is great and we like how easy it is to find your way around everything. The music player is pretty basic but we like that there’s support for all of the main audio files and microSD cards of up to 32GB. Surfing the web, checking Facebook and Twitter is more hassle than its worth on the Nokia Asha 201 - without 3G or Wi-Fi web services really crawl at a snail’s pace. If you want something that will give you a solid battery and do the basics then the Nokia Asha 201 is ide... Full review

Know Your Mobile

A cheap mobile that looks and feels better than some devices two or three times its price

from Know Your Mobile

As you can tell, there are a lot of shortcomings but the Asha 201 has a standout feature. It can record radio, which is unusual even in smartphones and quite handy. Performance from the processor is reasonable too.

Sadly, that's it for the positives because the Asha 201 has a few gaping holes in its armour. For one thing, it doesn't have Wi-Fi connectivity, so data will always be eaten up when using the device - even at home. It also doesn't have 3G, which means checking your social networks or downloading an app is a slow, tedious process, defeating the social networking strength we... Full review

The Register

Comfortable in the hand, screen is sharp and bright, long battery life

from The Register
If your main requirements are making voice calls and keeping on top of your e-mails and texts then the Asha 201 is an easy recommendation. The screen is sharp and bright, the keyboard nearly faultless and the new-look S40 interface a joy to behold. If you want a phone that can handle data then the 3G and Wi-Fi-less 201 is clearly not for you but if all you want are the telephonic and communication basics covered it’s well worth the limited outlay... Full review

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