The brand Nokia returns to market with four new models on the rack. Nokia 6, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and the evergreen Nokia 3310 in some trendy colors. It announced the launch of the new phones running pure Android out of the box at the Mobile World Congress 2017 (#MWC17) last night.
NOKIA, the phones we all played through in our childhood days. But then, it was lost once Android and iOS made an entry. Leaving no memories of Nokia except for the Snakes game and that it wouldn’t break even if thrown off a building. Over Exaggerated but partly true has returned from the dead with 3 breathtaking phones running Android along with its iconic Nokia 3310, fully revamped. Finnish company HMD global who owns part of the rights of the Nokia brand and trying to reignite the Nokia name.
We take a look at the all four freshly launched phones one at a time.
Nokia 6 was unveiled in China last month and it went out of stock within minutes as soon as it went on sale. It sports a 5.5-inch display with 3GB of RAM along with 32GB of internal storage. To support all the feature of the dual-sim phone it is powered with Snapdragon 430 processor and 3000mAh non-removable battery. The primary camera is 16-megapixel with a dual tone flash supported with a 8-megapixel front camera which has a wide-angle lens and autofocus feature. Nokia has added a fingerprint sensor as the trending security feature to its handset line and to add to the cake it allows you to expand its storage with a microSD card up to 128GB. The Nokia 6 has the dual sim and single sim variants available in 4 different colors.
Price Estimate – Rs 16,000 approx* (€229)
The second of the Nokia’s Android family is the Nokia 5 is a 5.2-inch Corning Gorilla glass HD display has a resolution of 1280×720. Powered by octa-core Snapdragon 430 and a fingerprint sensor has an internal storage of 16GB and expandable up to 128GB. A 13-megapixel camera with dual tone flash clicks fantastic pictures for everyday use and has a small mera bump at the back. The front facing camera is a 8-megapixel camera with autofocus. Same as the Nokia 6 it has two variants in different colors.
Price Estimate – Rs 13,000 approx* (€189)
Set afloat as the budget phone for markets like India, Nokia 3 is equipped with a 5-inch display running on MTK 6737 quad-core processor. Paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage the Nokia 3 same as the Nokia 5 is expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card. The camera on the Nokia 3 is an 8-megapixel with a flash on the back and the same one on the front. With the look and feel like the lower end Lumia range, the design is similar. Build with polycarbonate back and aluminum frame runs Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box it has both the variants of dual and single sim.
Price Estimate – Rs 10,000 approx* (€139)
Along with the Android trio it has relaunched its old Nokia 3310 model which now comes with a bigger display and more powerful battery life. With the battery ability to last 22 hours on call and a month long on standby, it is now 10 times more than the orignal one. The 2.4” polarized and curved screen window is now offers better readability in sunlight. Rounded on the corners in the trending features the 3310 comes in four vibrant colors. With FM Radio adn MP3 player it has 16 MB storage plus a MicroSD card slot with support up to 32 GB. Its going to offer support for basic apps like Whatsapp, Opera Mini and Asphalt for its fast and furious users. And ofcourse Snakes, Yes snakes is inbuilt to the Nokia 3310 with new UX and improved graphics.
Price Estimate – Rs 3,700 approx* (€49)