HMD Global has launched the company’s latest budget Android One smartphone – Nokia 2.3 at an event in Egypt. The successor of Nokia 2.2 is priced at 109 Euros (Rs 8,625 approx.) and it comes in Cyan Green, Sand and Charcoal colours.
Nokia 2.3 is also expected to launch in India soon as the phone is listed on the company’s Indian website for Rs 5,999. To recall, Nokia 2.2 was launched in June this year at Rs 6,999.
Nokia 2.3 features a 6.2-inch HD+ display with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by 2GHz quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE-class GPU coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage. It has expandable memory up to 400GB with microSD.
In the imaging department, the Nokia 2.3 features a dual rear camera of 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture and 2-megapixel secondary camera. The phone has 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture and support for Face Unlock, but it doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor.
Nokia 2.3 runs Android 9.0 Pie which is said to be upgradable to Android 10. It has 4000mAh battery that promises 2 days of battery life. The phone also comes with a dedicated Google Assistant Button. The connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB and 3.5 mm headphone jack. It measures 157.69 x 75.41 x 8.68mm and the weight is 183 grams.