When the old Nokia 3310 was launched in September 2000, it took the world by storm as it became one of Nokia’s best selling phones worldwide. Over the years the phone gained cult status given to its durability and affordability. The new Nokia 3310 is now all set to make a comeback and will soon hit the markets. The 2017 version of Nokia 3310 with a new design and updated features was unveiled at the Mobile World Congress 2017 held in Barcelona on Sunday. Here are the things you should know about the new Nokia 3310…
Just like the old Nokia 3310, the new Nokia 3310 is very affordable. While the phone will be available in Europe for around 49 Euros, in India, the price in India is expected to be around Rs 3500.
The design of new Nokia 3310 is a little different than the old design. While old Nokia 3310 was a bit big and heavy, the new Nokia 3310 is a slick, has round corners and has modified sport push buttons.
→ New colour options
The new Nokia 3310 will come in multiple colours. It will be available in Warm Red and Yellow colours (both with a gloss finish) and Dark Blue and Grey colours (both with a matte finish).
The new Nokia 3310 has a 2.4 inches coloured screen with resolution of the screen being 240 x 320 pixels. It has a polarized curved screen window for better readability in sunlight.
The new Nokia 3310 has a 2 megapixel rear camera and a LED flash – this being one of the biggest update to the handset. Selfie lovers will be disappointed with the new phone as there is no front camera.
→ Snake Game
The legendry but simple four button game ‘Snake’ has been given a revamp for the new Nokia 3310. The game will be in 2D and in multicoloured style instead of the old monochrome look.
→ Sound and Headphone Jack
The new Nokia 3310 has a 3.5mm audio jack and also supports FM Radio. In addition, there will be a MP3 player as well.
→ Micro-USB port and SIM Slots
The new Nokia has a Micro-USB port for charging the phone instead of the old pin charger. Also, there are two SIM card slots in the new phone.
The new Nokia 3310 has 16 MB internal memory and supports 32GB expandable memory card. It will also have a inbuilt call recording function.
→ Battery Status
Almost all old Nokia phones had great battery backups and the legacy has been continued as the new Nokia 3310 has a removable Li-Ion 1200 mAh Battery with the strength of one day in standby mode and talk time up to 22 hours.