After an unexciting response received by the Nokia 3310 in UK, USA, and Australia in February earlier this year, the phone made a comeback with a revamped look. HMD global revealed Nokia 3310 during Mobile World Congress tradeshow.
Nokia Said,”In a world dominated by smartphones, the mix of nostalgia and a beautiful phone that just keeps going has captured people’s imagination. Our fans around the world have been asking for this iconic phone to support 3G. Fans asked, we listened, and today welcome the Nokia 3310 3G”.
TheNokia 3310 released in February supported 2G connectivity which wasn’t widely liked by the users. The company made few changes to the phone such as giving a matte finish unlike the glossy 2G phones, Bluetooth 2.1 which can be paired with other phones and speakers including the support for 3G is set to release in mid-October. The handset also features the classic snake game.
The most highlighting feature of Nokia 3310 is its 3G Connectivity also the phone comes with 2.4-inch color screen beneath a curved window for better visibility in sunlight, a 2MP camera, FM radio, Bluetooth and support for microSD cards up to 32GB, an LED torch, 1200mAh battery that will last for 27 days in standby, 6.5 hours of continuous phone calls or around 40 hours of MP3 playback. Nokia is set to release its smartphone in mid-October.The Nokia 3310 will be available at a price of AU$89. The selling prices in UK and USA aren’t announced yet.