HMD Global, the Finnish company which owns the license to use Nokia’s brand name on phones and tablets officially launched the revamp version of the iconic Nokia 3310 (2017) in India. the device is available at a “recommended best buy price” of Rs. 3310 as quoted by Gadgets 360 and will be available starting from this Thursday (18th, May 2017) via all offline stores. the device will be available in four colour options with Warm Red and Yellow, both with glossy finish, and Dark Blue and Grey, both with a matte finish.
Announcing the launch of the new Nokia 3310 (2017) Ajey Mehta, VP India, HMD, Global stated,
“Talk all day on a single charge, send texts, take pictures and enjoy a pocket jukebox with a built-in FM Radio and MP3 player. Our reinvention of this classic design is sure to make you smile. It’s got everything you remember, but with a modern twist. So whether you’re after a feature phone that offers amazing battery life in a head turning design or a companion phone, the Nokia 3310 won’t let you down.”
The new Nokia 3310 (2017) brings the iconic silhouette of the original with refreshed design, new push buttons, rounded edges and a new UI which is similar to the classic. the new curved screen windows is also designed for better sunlight readability. it also ditched the old pin charger, in favour of the new MicroUSB 2.0 port.
The new Nokia 3310 (2017) also features a long lasting battery just like the original 3310 which claims to offer maximum standby time up-to 31 days, maximum talk time up-to 22.1 hours, maximum MP3 play back time up-to 51 hours,and a maximum FM radio playback up-to 39 hours.
The highlight feature of the device is that it comes with the legendary Snake game which is now updated for the new colour screen.
Coming to the specifications, The revamped version of the iconic Nokia 3310 sports a 2.4-inch QVGA color display which runs on Nokia Series 30+ operating system. the device is also packed with 2-megapixel camera with LED flash and comes with 16MB of internal storage which is further expandable upto 32GB via MicroSD card support. the device is backed by a removable 1200mAh battery and includes connectivity options like 2G network speed, (USB2.0) Micro-USB, Bluetooth 3.0 and 3.5mm audio jack.
The device is also packed with apps like FM Radio and MP3 player and measures at 115.6 x 51 x 12.8 mm.
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