HMD Global has launched yet another budget smartphone in India – the Nokia 3.1 Plus. In addition, the company has also introduced its banana phone which made its debut at MWC this year, called the Nokia 8110.
In terms of pricing and availability, the Nokia 3.1 Plus gets a price tag of INR 11,499 and will be available starting October 19. The Nokia 8110 4G, on the other hand, is priced at INR 5,999 and will be available in India starting October 24.
In terms of specifications, the Nokia 3.1 Plus features a 6-inch HD+ IPS notchless display. The screen is protected by 2.5D glass and has an aspect ratio of 18:9.
Under the hood, the smartphone gets powered by MediaTek P22 Helio octa-core processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of built-in storage. The handset also offers expandable storage upto 400GB via microSD slot.
In the photography department, the Nokia 3.1 Plus features a 13MP+5MP dual rear camera setup with PDAF and fixed focus lens. The primary camera also supports live bokeh feature. For selfies, he handset gets an 8MP front-facing shooter with screen flash. It also gets a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for additional security.
Being a part of Google’s Android One program, the Nokia 3.1 Plus runs stock Android Oreo. The handset gets fuelled by a 3500mAh battery.
The Nokia 8110, on the other hand, sports a 2.45-inch QVGA colour display. Under the hood, it gets powered by Snapdragon 205 processor paired with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of in-built storage. The storage is further expandable up to 128GB. It runs KaiOS and packs a 1500mAh battery. For imaging duties, the Nokia 8110 is equipped with 2MP primary camera with single LED flash.
Other highlights of the handset include 4G LTE connectivity along with a curved and slide-out keypad design. Not to mention, the handset supports popular IM and social media apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, along with support for Google Maps and Google Assistant.