HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announces the launch of a new entry-level smartphone in Nepal today – the Nokia C3. Priced at NPR. 12,499, the smartphone packs a 5.99-inch HD+ display and runs Android 10 out of the box.
Just a week ago, the Finnish company introduced the Nokia 5.3 in Nepal for a price tag of NPR. 23,499. While the Nokia 5.3 was globally announced alongside the Nokia 8.3 5G and Nokia 1.3 in March, the Nokia C3 has launched in India just a month ago. Moreover, both smartphones come with a stock Android experience.
Ravi Kunwar, General Manager of Pan Asia, HMD Global said, “HMD Global aims to bring the greatest smartphone experience to smartphone users globally, including Sri Lanka, with a wide range of selection and at very affordable price points. The latest addition to our C series – Nokia C3, is sure to provide a next-level experience to users with the all-new Android 10 and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor which is a very convenient option for a very affordable price. Equipped with a quality camera, large HD+ screen and an adaptive battery technology along with an octa-core processor wrapped up in a stylish and sturdy design, will allow the users to experience the best of Android.”
Nokia C3 Specifications and Features
HMD Global’s Nokia C3 is made up of polycarbonate shell to take on the everyday bumps and knocks of life. The smartphone boasts a 5.99-inch HD+ IPS display with toughed glass protection.
Powered by an octa-processor clocked at 1.6GHz that’s likely a part of the Unisoc SC9863 SoC, the Nokia C3 has 2/3GB RAM and 16/32GB storage on board, with a dedicated slot for a microSD card that allows storage expansion by up to 128GB.
For photography, the Nokia C3 comes with just two cameras – a 5MP (f/2.4) snapper on the front and an 8MP (f/2.0) shooter on the back with LED flash support, accompanied by a biometric fingerprint sensor.
The smartphone packs a 3,040 mAh battery that draws power through a microUSB port at up to 5W.
Other highlights of the Nokia C3 include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm headphone jack, dual SIM support, and an Xpress Key that lets you quickly launch Google Assistant or other apps.
Key Specs of Nokia C3
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Nokia C3 Price in Nepal and Availability
The price of Nokia C3 in Nepal is Rs. 12,499 for the 2GB+16GB variant. The handset is now available in Nepali markets in a single color option i.e. Nordic Blue and the company also provides a buyer with a 365 days regular warranty.
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|Nokia C3 (2GB/16GB)||NPR. 12,499|