HMD Global, the brand behind the revival of Nokia smartphones, has announced a new variant of its famous 3310 feature. The variant comes with 3G support and has been launched for the Australian market with other markets coming soon.
The new feature phone will be available for a price tag of AUD 89.95 (approx. Rs 4,500) through Vodafone, Optus, Harvey Norman and JB Hi-Fi from October 16. Further, the feature phone will be available in the global markets at an average price tag of EUR 69 Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global, announced this news through his official Twitter account. The 3G variant of the Nokia 3310 will be available in Yellow, Warm Red, Azure and Charcoal hues, all with a matte finish and silver keypads.
The company says that the Nokia 3310 3G has up to 6.5 hours of talk time and up to 27 days of standby time. However, there is no information available about Indian pricing and availability, so stay tuned with us for further details.
Coming to the specifications, the 3G variant supports a similar specification of the original 3310 launched at the Mobile World Congress 2017. The Nokia 3310 comes with a 2.4-inch curved window colour QVGA screen with the resolution of 240×320 pixels along with a decent 16GB internal storage for a feature phone with the option to expand further up to 32GB via micro SD card.
Further, we get a 2-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with Nokia Series 30+ operating system. For the fuel, the 3310 packs a 1200 mAh battery which Nokia claims can last you 22.1 hours of talk time, 31 days of standby, 51 hours of MP3 playback and 39 hours FM radio playback. In terms of connectivity, we get Dual SIM, Micro USB (2.0), Bluetooth 3.0 with SLAM and 3.5 mm headphone jack.