The iconic Nokia 3310 has been launched in India in its revamped form. HMD Global has confirmed that Nokia 3310 will be available in India starting May 18 at a best buy price of Rs. 3,310. It returns to the market albeit completely redesigned and in a new avatar.
The Nokia 3310 was relaunched at the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona in four colours – Warm Red, Yellow with a gloss finish, and Dark Blue & Grey colour variants with a matte finish. All the four colours have been launched in India.These phones will be launched in India in June. The May 18 launch of the Nokia 3310 also makes India one of the first countries where the phone is going to be sold.
“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,” said Ajey Mehta, VP-India, HMD, Global
It sports a 2.4-inch QVGA (240×320 pixels) color display, compared to the 48×84 pixel resolution of the original. The handset runs on Nokia Series 30+ OS and comes with 16MB storage and supports expandable storage via micro SD card (up to 32GB). On the back is a 2-megapixel camera with LED flash; the feature phone also offers FM radio. Nokia 3310 (2017) packs a removable 1200mAh battery that offers 22 hour talk-time and month-long standby time. With the Nokia 3310 (2017), HMD Global also brought back the classic Snake game which has been optimized for the new color screen.
Dimensions of the Phone are 115.6 x 51.0 x 12.8mm and it weighs 79.6 g (including battery). HMD Global has not confirmed when the Nokia smartphones will launch in India.