Phone Comparison - Nokia 208 vs Nokia Asha 503

Nokia 208
nokia 208
Nokia Asha 503
nokia asha 503
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general General Info

Manufacturer Nokia Nokia
Announced July 2013 October 2013
Status Available - July 2013 Coming Soon - Q4 2013
Colors Cyan , Red, Yellow, Black, White Yellow, black, green, red, blue, white
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 114.2 x 50.9 x 12.8 mm
(4.5 x 2 x 0.5 in)
102.6 x 60.6 x 12.7 mm
(4.04 x 2.39 x 0.5 in)
Weight 89.6 g (3.14.0.21 oz) 110.2 g (3.88.0.07 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS - Nokia Asha software platform 1.2
Processor - -
GPU - -
RAM 64 MB [Browse Similar] 64 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 256 MB N/A
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included

display Display

Type TFT TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 256K colors 256K colors
Size 2.4 inches [Similar] 3.0 inches [Similar]
Resolution 240 x 320 pixels (167 ppi) 240 x 320 pixels (133 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 30.56% 45.05%
Multi-Touch no yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS, FM recording Stereo FM radio
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 1.3 MP, 1280 x 960 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592x1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash No LED flash
Features - -
Video Yes, QVGA@15fps Yes, QVGA@15fps
Front Camera No [Similar] No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Up to 85.6 kbps Up to 85.6 kbps
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps Up to 236.8 kbps
3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 / w. A2DP (single SIM only) Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi No Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
USB Yes, microUSB Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS No No
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML WAP 2.0/xHTML

memory User Memory

Phonebook 1000 entries Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
Call Records Yes Practically unlimited
Internal 256 MB, 64 MB RAM 64 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor not present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Li-Ion Battery (BL-5C) Li-Ion Battery (BL-4U)
Capacity 1020 mAh 1200 mAh
Stand by Up to 490 h (2G)
Up to 500 h (3G)
Up to 840 h (2G)
Up to 840 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 12 h (2G)
Up to 4 h 30 min (3G)
Up to 12 h (2G)
Up to 4 h 30 min (3G)