The Nokia 3310 2017 is released as an slightly improved version of the original Nokia 3310 that was released in the year 2000. Kenyans will definitely remember this phone as it wasn’t just a hit worldwide but in Kenya as well.
Many bought the Nokia 3310 back when the cheapest Safaricom airtime was 250/-. The age of the feature phones in the 2000’s is brought back into our minds with the Nokia 3310 2017.
The Nokia 3310 was termed the indestructible phone. It is it’s capacity to survive that has made some of them available until this date.
The Nokia 3310 2017 has dual SIM slots with 2G Network access.
The Nokia 3310 2017 has 16MB internal memory and an expendable memory of 32GB.
The feature phone has a 2.4 inch full colored display that that has a resolution of 240 by 320. This is an improvement considering the original 3310 had a monochrome display.
The rear camera is a 2MP shooter with LED Flash that cannot compete with current smartphone cameras at all. The pictures are not good but still having a low quality camera is better than having none.
The Nokia 3310 2017 has a battery capacity of 1200mAh that can last for upto a month on standby. The phone can last upto 22 hours on talk time.
Additional features include Bluetooth 3.0, FM Radio and an MP3 Player.
As much as the Nokia 3310 2017 has a tremendous amount of nostalgia, as soon as the nostalgia wears off , you realise that it’s a feature phone and cannot compete with nokia smartphones such as the Nokia 5 or Tecno smartphones almost within the same price range such as the Tecno W1, Tecno W2 and Tecno Wx3
The phone should be used as a back up or emergency phone when your smartphone is not up to the task.
Key Specifications for Nokia 3310 2017
2.4 inches display
up to 32 GB Memory Card Slot
16 MB Internal Memory
2 MP Rear camera with LED flash
Removable Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery
Nokia Series 30+ Operating System
You can get the detailed specifications on GSMArena