HMD Global looks to on a launching spree. Whenever launching the Nokia 5.1 Plus and Nokia 6.1 Plus in the Indian market, the manufacturer has today released the Nokia 3.1 Plus in India, which is a successor to the Nokia 3.1 launched in India a couple of months ago.
The Nokia 3.1 Plus attributes a 5.99-inch HD+ IPS display that offers a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the gadget is powered by MediaTek P22 octa-core chipset what is manufactured using the 12nm process. This is the exactly chipset that powers the Xiaomi Redmi 6 cameraphone.
The gadget has two versions — one with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage and an additional packing 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory. It ships with a hardcore microSD card slot, enabling users to further expand the phone’s storage ability.
In terms of optics, the phone options a dual scanner option on the back, providing a 13-megapixel major sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary camera sensor. For taking selfies, it arrives with an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper. Both digital camera arrives with support for live bokeh or Portrait mode for capturing pics with blurred background.
As for the software, just which includes other Nokia phones, this one too is a part of Google‘s Android One programme, and is promised to receive monthly security updates. It runs the newest Android Pie operating system out-of-the-box.
Connectivity features on the product include Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/A-GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a micro USB port. The smartphone is powered by a 3,500mAh battery but lacks fast charging support.
The Nokia 3.1 Plus 3GB RAM model is priced at Rs. 11,499, what roughly converts to $154. The pricing isn’t competetive looking at the current market scenario. It will be out there for get in India from 19th October in Blue, White, and Baltic colours. Based on the phone’s specifications, it’ll compete against the likes of Redmi 6 Pro and Realme 2.