HMD Global has launched a new Android One smartphone in the country. The new Nokia 3.1 comes with an 18:9 HD+ display, MediaTek processor, and a 2,990mAh battery. The new handset was initially launched at a Moscow event in May 2018 alongside Nokia 2.1, and Nokia 5.1. It went up for purchase in the US a few weeks ago. Read more to find about Nokia 3.1 Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Nokia 3.1 is priced in India at Rs 10,499. It will be available from July 21 via mobile retailers, Paytm Mall and Nokia’s online store.
As part of launch offers, PayTM Mall users can get 10 percent cash back (alongside two Rs 250 movie cashback vouchers) by scanning the Paytm Mall QR code. Additionally, the ICICI Bank credit and debit cards users are entitled to 5 percent cash back on a purchase.
|Processor||1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750N|
|Internal Storage||16GB/ 32GB (expandable up to 128GB)|
|Display||5.2-inch, HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels), 18:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass|
|OS||Android One (8.1 Oreo)|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||13MP with flash|
The Nokia 3.1 sports a 5.2-inch display with HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750N processor and 2GB/ 3GB RAM. The 16GB/ 32GB eMMC 5.1 internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 128GB).
In terms of optics, the Nokia 3.1 sports a 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and an LED flash. The 8-megapixel fixed focus front camera comes with f/2.0 aperture and 84.6-degrees field-of-view. The new handset is backed by a 2,990mAh battery.
- Android One
- 4G LTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v5.0
- GPS/ A-GPS
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Ambient light sensor
- Proximity sensor
- Three color options
The Nokia 3.1 runs stock Android One version of Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. It will receive three years of monthly security patches and two years of major updates. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The new smartphone measures 146.25 x 68.65 x 8.7mm and weighs 138.3 grams. It comes in multiple color options – Blue/ Copper, Black/ Chrome, and White/ Iron. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
The Nokia 3.1 brings Android features at an affordable price. The budget smartphone is the cheapest Android One smartphone out there. It does not come with any bloatware or pre-loaded apps. There isn’t add-ons or any custom skin on top either. What do you think of the new Nokia smartphone? Will you pick up the new smartphone? Let us know in the comments section below.