HMD Global’s February 26 event already seems to be the most anticipated event happening around the MWC 2017 trade show in Barcelona later this month. The company is likely to announce the Nokia P1, which is a high-end smartphone, alongside the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 smartphones.
One of the biggest attractions of the event is set to be the Nokia 3310 refresh, which was considered to be among the sturdiest handsets ever built. Now, a new leak has claimed the Nokia 3 smartphone’s specifications.
According to Nokia Power User, Nokia 3 affordable Android smartphone will feature a 5.2-inch HD display and run Android 7.0 Nougat, corroborating an earlier leak. Other specifications of the Nokia 3 include a 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 308 GPU. It comes with 16GB inbuilt storage and is also expected to support expandable storage via microSD card. It is said to sport a 13-megapixel rear camera and also come with a 5-megapixel front camera. Agreeing with Evan Blass, the new report claims that the Nokia 3 will be priced at EUR 149 (roughly Rs. 10,500). The report however adds that Nokia 3 will likely make its way to major markets by March and April.
The Nokia 5, on the other hand, is widely expected to feature a 5.2-inch HD display and come with 2GB of RAM. It is expected to sport a 12-megapixel rear camera. Nokia 5 is rumoured to launch at EUR 199 (roughly Rs. 14,000). HMD Global’s February 26 event is expected to be headlines by the iconic Nokia 3310 feature phone which is rumoured to launch at EUR 59 (roughly Rs. 4,000). Nokia’s comeback smartphone, the Nokia 6, is also widely expected to finally get availability details for market outside China.
The official HMD Global event is set to take place in Barcelona on February 26, and it will kick off at 4:30pm local time (9pm IST).