New Generation Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1 comes to Davao

Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1

HMD Global just announced their new generation Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 3.1 smartphones and they will be coming to Davao City.

“At HMD Global, innovation means merging premium quality with affordability and accessibility. The Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1 are just two of the breakthroughs we are proud to bring to Davao as one of our key markets. Both Nokia Android smartphones are designed with the technology to keep up with the Davaoeños’ productivity and style.

The Nokia 3.1 brings perfect balance between power and design, while the Nokia 2.1 gives better and long-lasting experience with its great battery life, faster processor, bigger screen and dual front-facing stereo speakers.”, says Shannon Mead, HMD Global Philippines Country Manager.

Nokia 3.1

Nokia 3.1

The Nokia 3.1 is Nokia Mobile’s most affordable 18:9 smartphone to date. It is slim, just the right size for single hand use. It runs on an octa-core MediaTek 6750, making it 50% faster performance than the previous generation.

Nokia 3.1 Specifications

  • Dimensions – 146.25 x 68.65 x 8.7 mm
  • Weight – 138.3 g
  • CPU – MediaTek Helio P10
  • GPU – Mali-T860MP2
  • RAM – 2 GB/ 3 GB
  • Storage – 16 GB/ 32 GB (microSD up to 128 GB)
  • Display – 5.2-inch HD+, 720 x 1440
  • Rear Camera – 13MP with LED flash, f/2
  • Front Camera – 8MP, f/2
  • Battery – 2990 mAh
  • OS – Android™ 8.0 Oreo

The 3.1 is also joining the Android One family. It will receive three years of monthly security patches and two years of OS updates as guaranteed in the Android One program. This puts it among the most-secure phones out there.

Nokia 2.1

Nokia 2.1

The Nokia 2.1 is designed to deliver long-lasting entertainment to consumers who are on-the-go. It comes with a 2-day battery life with its 4000 mAh battery, and a 5.5-inch HD display that’s 20% bigger than the previous generation. It’s also equipped with a Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 425, giving users 50% faster and smoother performance.

Nokia 2.1 Specifications

  • Dimensions – 153.6 x 77.6 x 9.67 mm
  • Weight – 174 g
  • CPU – Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 425
  • GPU – Adreno™ 308
  • RAM – 1 GB
  • Storage – 8 GB (microSD up to 128 GB)
  • Display – 5.5-inch 16:9 HD, 720 x 1280
  • Rear Camera – 8MP autofocus with LED flash
  • Front Camera – 5MP
  • Battery – 4000 mAh
  • OS – Android™8.1 Oreo (Go edition)

The 2.1 also runs on Android Oreo™ (Go edition). The Go edition designed to run faster while consuming less data with a range of apps from Google optimized to be smooth and fast. These apps include Google Go web search app, Google Maps™ Go, YouTube™ Go, and Google Assistant for Android (Go edition).

The Nokia 3.1 will be available in Black/Chrome and will retail for Php 9,990. While the Nokia 2.1 will come in Blue/Copper, Blue/Silver, and Gray/Silver for Php 5,990. Both smartphones will be available starting August 29, 2018.

 

 

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Josef Cagas
Geek-of-all-Trades, master of none, Josef is the founder of Davao Geek Hub. He has a passion for all things tech, and consumes all forms of media.