HMD Global unveils Nokia 3310 with 3G support & 2.4-inch display in India

Nokia 3310 3G
Nokia 3310 3G

The New Nokia 3310 was earlier unveiled with 2G support at the Mobile World Congress this year. HMD Global has however decided to go one step further by unveiling the 3G variant of the Nokia 3310 this month. The device features certain improvement from the 2G variant which will be reviewed in this article.

Nokia 3310 3G Specifications, Review and Highlights

Nokia 3310 3G

Display & Design

The Nokia 3310 3G has a 2.4-inch curved window display with a QQVGA screen resolution of 240 by 320 pixels and ~167ppi of pixel density. It measures 117mm by 52.4mm by 13.4mm in height, width, thickness while it weighs 84.9g and 88.2g for its Single SIM and Dual SIM variants respectively. The Nokia 3310 3G is made from tough polycarbonate shell with a matte finish and well separated silver keypads for data input.

Storage & Camera

The all new Nokia 3310 3G sports a 2MP rear camera with LED flash for taking nice pictures and video recording. It possesses 64MB of internal storage for messages, contacts and multimedia storage and it also has a dedicated microSD slot for expanding memory up to 32GB in case the internal memory is not just enough.

Battery & Software

It comes with a removable 1200mAh battery which could last up to 6h 30mins on calls and over 600hours on standby. The device would run on a Java-powered operating system and features a customisable UI to change icon colours and positions.

Connectivity & Gaming

The Nokia 3310 3G still features the ever-present Snake Xenzia game with Facebook and Twitter applications. Connectivity options include; Bluetooth v2.1, micro USB 2.0, FM Radio.

Nokia 3310 3G Full Phone Specifications

Nokia 3310 3G Specs

General

Device BrandNokia
Model3310 3G
AnnouncedSeptember 2017
ReleasedMid-October 2017(Expected)
StatusComing

Network

2G NetworkGSM 900 / 1800 MHz – Single SIM
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – Dual SIM
3G NetworkHSDPA 900 / 2100 – Single SIM
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – Dual SIM
4G NetworkNo
SIM TypeMicro-SIM.
SIM CountSingle SIM / Dual SIM

Data

2GGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE up to 236.8 kbps
3GYes
4GNo
SpeedHSPA
Web BrowserWAP 2.0/xHTML

Design

TypeFeature Phone
Dimensions117*52.4*13.4mm
Weight84.9g(Single SIM) / 88.2g(Dual SIM)
BuildPolycarbonate Shell with Matte finish
ColorsAzure, Yellow, Warm Red and Charcoal

Display

Display TypeLCD Transmissive
Size2.4 inches
Resolution240 x 320 pixels
Colors65K colours
Pixel Density~167 ppi pixel density
Touch ScreenNo
Protection
FeaturesPolarized layer for better readability, Curved window display

Camera

2MP
Yes
Yes
No

Software

Java-powered Feature OS
Customisable retro UI
Yes
SkypeNo
WhatsappNo
FacebookYes
YoutubeNo

Hardware

n/a
Number of Processor Cores
CPU Speed
GPU
n/a
Internal Storage64MB internal memory
expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD(dedicated slot)
n/a

Connectivity

Yes, v2.1
InfraredNo
Wi-FiNo
Wi-fi HotspotNo
USB TypemicroUSB v2.0
USB On-the-Go (OTG)No
GPSNo
NFCNo
No

Battery

Battery TypeLi-Ion
Capacity1200mAh
PlacementRemovable
StandbyUp to 648h(3G) / 576h(Dual SIM)
Talk TimeUp to 6h 30mins(3G) (Dual SIM)

Messaging

SMSYes (threaded view)
MMS
EmailNo
IMNo

Media

Yes, MP3, MIDI, AAC, WAV
Yes, H.263, M-JPEG, MPEG-4
n/a
Yes
Vibration; Polyphonic
MP3
Yes
Yes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

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Availability and Price of Nokia 3310 3G in U.S, Europe & India

The Nokia 3310 3G will hit the phones market mid-October and is expected to cost US$ 81 which is approximately €69 and Rs. 5320 in the U.S, Europe and Indian markets respectively.

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