Earlier this month, HMD Global launched its latest Nokia-branded smartphones in India at an event in New Delhi, which includes one entry-level smartphone, “Nokia 3” along with two mid-range smartphones namely Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. At the time of launch, the company announced that the new Nokia 3 Android smartphone will be made available for purchase starting June 16 (Friday) via all leading offline retail stores across the country but there was no confirmation about its online availability. Now, the smartphone has been found listed on the Indian e-commerce website Chroma.com. The e-commerce site has listed the smartphone with a price tag of Rs. 9,499, a seven percent discount against the original price of Rs 10,299. The Nokia 3 is now available for purchase in Black and Blue colour options at croma.com.
Chroma is offering the smartphone at an easy EMI options along with cash on delivery payment mode option. Additionally, the retailer is also offering other special features such as Store Pickup and the ability to experience at Croma store before buying the smartphone. In India, HMD Global has appointed over 400 exclusive distributors to keep an eye on the availability of the two smartphones in over 80,000 retail stores across the country.
Nokia 3 Specifications and Features:
In terms of specifications, the Nokia 3 sports a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The device is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek 6737 quad-core processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. Design wise, the Nokia 3 sports a polycarbonate body and metal frame all around giving it a premium look. Talking about its software front, the Nokia 3 runs on Google’s Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
In terms of optics, the Nokia 3 features an 8-megapixel rear sensor with 1.12-micron pixels, f/2.0 aperture, and LED flash. On the front, there is an another 8-megapixel front-facing shooter for capturing selfies and making video calls. Connectivity options on the device include dual-SIM support, 4G voLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM Radio, 3.5mm audio jack and a micoUSB charging port. Sensors on the device include Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, E-Compass, Proximity sensor and a Gyroscope sensor. The Nokia 3 comes packed with a 2650mAh and measures at 143.4 x 71.4 x 8.48 mm.