Nokia Asha 501 gets software update with WhatsApp support Brahmnoor Singh November 21, 2013 Mobile Nokia has finally released the much anticipated software update for its Asha 501. This software update brings WhatsApp support to the most popular Asha device, the 501. Nokia had announced earlier that the Asha 501 would get this update soon. Other than WhatsApp support, the new update also brings new UI and features to the device. Now users can swipe up on the lock screen to open the camera, and capturing images in much easier than before. The new update also brings better integration for social sharing using popular social websites like Facebook and Twitter. Other than this, the Asha 501 finally has support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync. This update will be rolling out this week, and users can update their devices Over the Air. If some user wants to manually update his device, he can also downlod the update from the official Nokia website. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.