Nostalgia Overload – The Resurrection of the Iconic Nokia 3310
A couple of weeks ago, Nokia teased that they would bring back one of its iconic phones; and here it is finally, a modern version of the Nokia 3310.
My first mobile phone was actually the Nokia 3210, then I later upgraded to the 3310 and it has been my phone for a couple of years. It was way before smartphones and Nokia were the king of the mobile world.
Nokia 3310 Specifications
- Dimensions – 115.6 x 51 x 12.8 mm
- Display – 2.4” QVGA
- Storage – 16 MB (microSD card slot support up to 32 GB)
- Rear Cam – 2MP
- Battery – 1200 mAh (removable)
- OS – Nokia Series 30+
The device is essentially a featurephone. It doesn’t have all the bells and whistles most smartphone have today. But it does boast about its long battery life; stated that it has a talk time of 22 hours, and a standby time of 31 days.
Adding to the nostalgia, HMD also included a modern version of the Snake Game in the phone. It is also bundled with Opera Mini for surfing the internet.
The Nokia 3310 is planned to be available on the second quarter of this year and is said to be priced at Eur 49 (approximately Php 2,607).