Nokia Asha 305 wins 'Best Entry Level Phone' at Mobile World Congress
ESPOO, FINLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 02/26/13 -- Barcelona, Spain -
Nokia today announced that the Nokia Asha 305 won a GSMA Global
Mobile Award for 'Best Feature Phone or Entry Level Phone' during
Mobile World Congress 2013. The Nokia Asha 305 edged out two other
Nokia devices, as well as the Samsung C3312 Duos, which were also
nominated in this category. The full list of winners was unveiled
today in a ceremony hosted by actor and comedian, David Walliams.
Now in its eighteenth year, the Global Mobile Awards recognizes the
latest and best innovations across the mobile ecosystem including
hardware, software, apps and services. In 2013, the Awards saw a
record-breaking 158 nominees across eight categories. In the Best
Feature Phone or Entry Level Phone category, a total of three Nokia
devices were nominated by a GSMA specialist judging panel: Nokia 103,
Nokia Asha 302 and the winning Nokia Asha 305.
"We're proud that the Nokia Asha 305 has been recognized by one of
the world's leading voices for the mobile industry," said Jussi
Nevanlinna, vice president of marketing, Mobile Phones, Nokia. "The
entire Asha Touch family has gone from strength to strength, recently
achieving smartphone status from Gfk and achieving no. 1 status as
the best-selling smartphone in its price point across 25 countries."
For a full list of winners and nominations visit:
Press images of the Nokia Asha 305:
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