Last year, HMD Global brought back the Nokia 8110 handset with the popular slider mechanism. Now, it received WhatsApp support in India. The 4G feature phone features the curved slider design alongside the classic features of the original phone. Read more to find about Reloaded Nokia 8110 4G Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The new handset is priced in India at Rs 5,999. It comes in Banana Yellow and Traditional Black colour options.
|Processor||1.1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 205|
|Internal Storage||4GB (non-expandable)|
|Display||2.45-inch, curved screen, QVGA (240 x 320 pixels)|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||2MP with flash|
The Nokia 8110 4G is powered by a 1.1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 205 processor along with 512MB LPDDR3 RAM and 4GB internal storage (there is no microSD card slot). In the camera department, the handset only sports a 2-megapixel rear camera with LED flash (there no front camera).
Nokia claims that the 1,500mAh battery offers up to 9.32 hours of talk time on VoLTE and 25 days of 4G LTE standby time.
- Slider mechanism
- Curved screen display
- IP52 drip protection
- App store
- 4G VoLTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- WiFi hotspot
- Bluetooth v4.1
- GPS/ A-GPS
- FM radio
- Micro-USB port
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Two color options
The new handset sports a 2.45-inch curved screen display with QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) resolution. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, a Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It can also be used as a portable WiFi hotspot to share your internet connection with other devices.
The Nokia 8110 features intuitive tactile mechanics (slide to answer and end calls) and an addictive helicopter-style spin on its axis. The new handset measures 133.45 x 49.3 x 14.9mm and weighs 117 grams. It also offers IP52 drip protection.
The dual-SIM (Micro+Nano) feature phone runs on KaiOS. The interface is familiar and easy to use. Additionally, users can access an app store for Google Assistant, Google Maps, Google Search, YouTube, and Facebook, etc. The phone also allows you to send/receive emails, import contacts and sync calendar with Outlook and Gmail.
UPDATE: Indian users will now be able to use WhatsApp on the Nokia 8110 4G. You can download WhatsApp on the feature phone from the Nokia Store.
“We’re so happy that our fans in India will get WhatsApp on Nokia 8110 first anywhere in the world. The Nokia 8110 is a phone for ‘the originals’ and I hope along with adding to the style quotient, this new addition of WhatsApp to the already existing bouquet of apps on Nokia 8110 will make it the ideal choice for our fans,” said Ajey Mehta, Vice President and Country Head – India, HMD Global.
The new Nokia 8110 4G ‘Banana’ Phone seems like a great 4G companion phone. Along with the supercool slider, the iconic handset also comes with additional reloaded nostalgia, including a revamped Snake game. It was initially launched at Mobile World Congress this year at EUR 79 (approx Rs 6,800).
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