At the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, HMD Global took the wraps off its next line of Nokia-branded Android smartphones including the anticipated redux Nokia 3310 which is priced at 49 Euros (Rs 3,500). Other smartphones include the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 are priced at 139 Euros (approximately Rs 9,800) and 180 Euros (Rs 12,660 approximately) respectively. The company also launched the global version of the Nokia 6, which had made its debut in China earlier this year. To celebrate the brand, a special edition of the Nokia 6 also debuted at the event that boasts 64GB internal storage and 4GB of RAM. It is available in a new piano finish in Arte Black color. It is priced at 299 Euros, which is Rs 21,000 approximately. These smartphones will be available starting Q2 this year. As of now, there is no word on their availability in India. Also Read - Nokia C01 Plus with an upgraded processor and bigger battery launched
Nokia 3310 features and specificationsAlso Read - HMD Global could soon launch Nokia X50 powered by the unannounced Snapdragon 775 SoC
When the first Nokia 3310 was launched about 17 years ago, it sold over 100 million units for its sturdy build and exceptional battery backup. The redux Nokia 3310 at today s event aims to reach the same level of popularity. The new Nokia 3310 has been redesigned and now offers 10 times more battery power than the original model. It boasts 22 hours of talktime and up to one month of standby. Bonus – the Snake game stays intact in the new Nokia 3310. ALSO READ: Nokia 3310: 10 crazy things people did with the indestructible feature phone from 2000s Also Read - Nokia C10, Nokia C20 with 6.5-inch HD+ displays launched: Price, specifications
In terms of specifications, the new Nokia 3310 features a 2.4-inch QVGA display and is powered by Nokia series 30+ OS. It includes 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 32GB via memory card. For photography, it features a 2-megapixel primary camera with LED flash. It is fuelled by a 1200mAh battery.Connectivity options include micro USB (USB 2.0) and Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM. It is available in color choices of warm red (gloss), dark blue (matte), yellow (gloss), and gray (matte).
To compare, the original Nokia 3310 featured a 84 48 pixel pure monochrome graphic display and was one of the most popular Nokia phones to come with an internal antenna. It did not feature a camera and came fuelled with a 900mAh removable NiMH battery that offered a standby time of up to 260 hours. With popular games like Snake and Pairs, the original Nokia 3310 did not feature any Bluetooth connectivity option or even built-in radio.
Nokia 5 features and specifications
Touted as the compact version of the Nokia 6, the Nokia 5 is priced at 180 Euros, which is approximately Rs 12,660. The smartphone is available in tempered blue, copper, black and silver color variants. It features a 3D shaped aluminum body with a radical antenna design where the lines are placed on the top and bottom of the device. The smartphone boasts a 5.2-inch IPS HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass on top for protection. Under the hood, Qualcomm s Snapdragon 430 processor is coupled with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 505 GPU. It further includes 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
For photography, it features a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF and dual tone flash. Up front, there’s an 8-megapixel camera with 84-degree field-of-view for selfies and video calling. It is fuelled by a 3,000mAh battery. Connectivity options include a fingerprint sensor, micro USB (USB 2.0), USB OTG, Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth 4.1. The Nokia 5 is also available in a dual-SIM variant. It is available in four color choices of Matte Black, Silver, Tempered Blue and Copper.
Nokia 3 features and specifications
The Nokia 3, as rumored earlier, is a low-end entry-level Android smartphone. It features a 5-inch IPS LCD display offering HD resolution. It is further enhanced with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass for added protection. Under the hood, the Nokia 3 is powered by 1.3Ghz quad-core MediTek MTK 6737 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
For photography, it features 8-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash. There is an 8-megapixel front shooter with autofocus and display flash for selfies and video calling. It is fuelled by a 2,650mAh battery. In terms of software, it runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. Connectivity options include fingerprint sensor, micro USB (USB 2.0), USB OTG, Bluetooth, NFC,and Wi-Fi. It is available in four color options of Silver White, Matte Black, Tempered Blue and Copper White.
Nokia 6 features and specifications
The Nokia 6 boasts a 5.5-inch full HD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor paired with 4GB of RAM. It further includes 64GB of onboard storage. For photography, it comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera along with an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. It is fuelled by a 3,000mAh battery and runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box.