Published: Tue, January 30, 2018
Research | By Raquel Erickson

Nokia 3310 4G variant announced

Nokia 3310 4G variant announced

One by one, HMD Global's "awesome" new Nokia-branded phones expected to be showcased at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress next month are revealing their secrets, starting with the second-generation Nokia 6 that's already up for grabs in China. A polarizing film is placed on the display of the phone that allow users to view the contents of the screen clearly under direct sunlight. In addition to LTE and VoLTE support, this bad boy has Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities going for it, as well as 256MB RAM and 512MB internal storage space. It has 2 meapixels rear camera with LED flash.

The Nokia 3310 4G carries support for single micro-SIM card. The smartphone has been announced in China, with the product listed on the company's website.

Nokia 3310 4G has been made launched, featuring an ultra-fast 4G LTE connectivity and Wi-Fi support. Moreover, the handset is powered by a 1200mAh battery, which is capable of delivering 5 hours of talk time on 4G VoLTE.

Coming to the specifications, the 4G variant supports nearly similar specification of the original 3310 launched at the Mobile World Congress 2017 except the 4G capability of course. Apparently, the handset will be available for purchase at China Mobile brick and mortar stores in early February. Unlike the 2G variant, the 4G VoLTE enabled Nokia 3310 runs on YunOS, an operating system made by the Alibaba Group that is based on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP). "You can turn the Nokia 3310 4G into a portable WiFi hotspot and share your internet connection with other devices, friends and family", says the website.

According to Digit, Reliance Jio will reportedly partner with HMD Global to launch the Nokia 3310 4G in India.

In terms of design and looks, Nokia 3310 4G appears to mimic the design language of the original Nokia 3310 that was announced at the MWC 2017.

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