HMD Global, the Finland based company, has launched four new phones in India, including two feature phones – Nokia 125 and Nokia 150 – and two smartphones – Nokia C3 and Nokia 5.3 – which the company claimed will suit every budget segment ahead of the festival seasons.
The Finnish company introduced the new phones after over eight months of the last Nokia handset launch in India i.e. Nokia 2.3.
While the Nokia 5.3 was globally announced alongside the Nokia 8.3 5G and Nokia 1.3 in March, the Nokia C3 was launched in China just earlier this month. Moreover, both smartphones come with a stock Android experience.
Nokia C3 Specifications and Features
HMD Global’s Nokia C3 is the most affordable of the two smartphones Nokia announced today and offers the basics of what is expected out of a budget device. Those include a durable build, large screen, good camera, and battery that lasts all day, all while running the latest Android 10 OS.
Specs-wise, the Nokia C3 comes with a 5.99-inch HD+ display having an 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone comes powered by the octa-core Unisoc SC9863 processor coupled with a 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage in the base version and 3GB RAM and 32GB of room higher model. In both cases, the storage is expandable to 400GB via external cards.
The Nokia C3 comes with a single 8MP rear camera while on the front, there is the 5MP selfie shooter. Power comes from a 3040 mAh battery.
Other features of the phone include FM radio, fingerprint sensor, and 3.5 mm headphone jack, to name a few.
Key Specs of Nokia C3
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Nokia C3 Price in India and Availability
The price of the Nokia C3 in India is INR 7,499 for the base variant (2GB+16GB) and INR 8,999 for a higher model (3GB+32GB). The colour options include Nordic Blue and Sand.
|Nokia Model||Price in India|
|Nokia C3 (2/16GB)||INR 7499|
|Nokia C3 (3/32GB)||INR 8999|
The Nokia C3 will go on sale starting September 17, with pre-orders beginning September 10. The phone will be available across almost all offline retailers and online stores and comes with a 1-year replacement guarantee.