Before the smartphones were introduced, one phone that was in every hand was Nokia 3310. Nokia stopped manufacturing this device long back, but now they are planning to relaunch this phone again with some added features. Everyone is looking forward for this device to launch. If you also heard about the device but don’t know the features and rest things then spend some time here because I am going to discuss everything you need to know about this device.
Nokia is making a comeback with some pretty good Android devices to capture the market again. Not only smartphones, but Nokia will also make some devices in low budget too, and Nokia 3310 is one of them. The design and the features of this phone will blow your mind for sure. Let’s start discussing the phone without wasting time.
Everything you need to know about Nokia 3310
Nokia announced this device in February 2017, but it hasn’t released yet. We are expecting this device to release on May 2017. Once the phone releases, it will give a tough competition to all the devices of this range. This phone will come with following features.
Body and Display
The phone will come with a dimension of 115.6 x 51 x 12.8 mm (4.55 x 2.01 x 0.50 in). You can use either a single SIM or dual SIM in this device as the phone will come in two different models. You need to use mini-SIM in this device. You can keep the phone in dual standby mode also. A flashlight will be provided in this phone which you can use as a torch.
The display used in this phone is TFT type. The size of the display is 2.4 inches which are 30.3% screen to body ratio. The display will provide a resolution of 240 x 320 pixels with 167 ppi pixel density. This display is perfect for the phone. The polarized and curved design of the display helps you to use this phone even in sunlight.
This phone will come with an internal memory of 16 MB which is very less. If you want to expand the memory, you can do that with an external memory card. With the dedicated card slot, you can expand the memory up to 32 GB using a micro SD card. In the inbuilt memory the call records, messages, and the contacts will be saved. Few unofficial sources say that Nokia 3310 will have few apps pre-installed like Root Explorer (instead of any other file manager) & Creehack.
There will be only one camera on this phone. The camera will be in the rear part of this phone. The camera used in this phone is 2 MP. The best thing is the camera comes with a LED flash. You can click photos in low light and even in the dark using this phone. Not only photos, but you can also record videos using this camera.
Nokia has goodwill for its battery backup, and they won’t give a single chance to spoil this reputation. That’s why Nokia used a very powerful battery in this device. The battery used in the device is of 1200 mAh which is removable. Once the battery is fully charged, you can put the phone in standby mode up to 744 hours, can talk up to 22 hours and can play music up to 51 hours. In the dual SIM model, you can talk up to 22 hours and can keep it standby up to 600 hours.
Remember the legendary snake game which almost everyone used to play on their mobiles? This game is back again with an updated version. Now the fun will be double to play this game in a coloring screen. If you still remember your best score in this game, try to break it now.
The phone will use GSM technology, means you can do the internet with 2G. You won’t get WLAN feature in this phone, but for sending and receiving files, you can use Bluetooth. The Bluetooth used in this phone is v 3.0, A2DP.
For call and message alerts you can use vibration or MP3 ringtones. The phone also has a loudspeaker and supports 3.5 mm jack. There will be no GPS in this phone. You will get an inbuilt FM radio in this device. You can connect this phone with PC using the micro USB v 2.0.
For messaging, you can use the SMS feature. You will get a WAP 2.0/ XHTML browser in this phone. You will get audio, and video player in this phone but JAVA is not supported in this phone.
Pricing and release date
It is expected that the phone will be priced €49 only which is reasonable with the features it providing. If you are looking for a device in the low budget, then it is the perfect phone for you. Nokia made an official announcement of this device on February 2017, and we are expecting to get this device in our hand by May 2017.
The features this phone will provide are best in this category. Another reason to buy this phone is you can choose this phone from four distinct colors which are warm red, yellow, dark blue and red. All the models come with a gloss and matte finish. You need to wait a few days more to buy the favorite color of yours, and it’s worth waiting for this phone.
Update:- Nokia 3310 is officially launched. Get more info about it at Nokia official website.