Nokia 3 released in Pakistan for PKR 16,900
Earlier, it was reported by DND that Nokia is all set to launch their Android ranges in Pakistan. In a recent development, HMD Global announced that Nokia 3 is available in Pakistan market at a price of PKR 16,900.
Specifications of Nokia 3 in Pakistan
Network: Nokia 3 in Pakistan comes with 3G and 4G (LTE Cat. 4, 150Mbps DL/50Mbps UL) support which is quite amazing for the blazing price of 16,900. The GSM chip is capable of supporting 850/900/1800/1900 WCDMA: Band 1, 2, 5, 8 LTE: Band 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40 with dual sim support.
Operating system and core specifications: Nokia 3 in Pakistan comes with MTK 6737, Quad-core 1.3GHZ processor and 2GB LPPDDR 3RAM. This phone runs on Stock Android Nougat OS which is the latest Android OS by Google and it comes with all the stock ROM benefits.
Memory & Storage: Nokia 3 supports microSD card slot up to 128GB with an internal memory of 16GB.
Camera: Nokia 3 is capable of clicks at 8MP AF with the both cameras.
Sensors: The most amazing thing about Nokia 3 is that it comes with major sensors like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, BT 4.2, GPS/AGPS, FM/RDS, NFC, Ambient Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer (G-sensor), E-compass, Gyroscope, Micro USB (USB 2.0), OTG, 3.5mm ADJ. Mostly these sensors come with high-end devices.
Form Factor: Touch monoblock with capacitive system keys
Display: 5.0” IPS LCD HD (1280 x 720, 16:9), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, Polariser, 450 nits
Battery: Integrated 2630 mAh battery
Audio: Single speaker
Dimensions: 143.4 x 71.4 x 8.48 mm (camera bump: 8.68mm)
It should also be mentioned that considering the specifications of the phone, it is worth buying at the price of 16,900.
Our Verdict: Nokia, will give tough competition to mid-level devices of Huawei and Samsung in Pakistan. Nokia will sweep the market with their quality phones with competing prices and specs. Nokia should also focus on after sales services in Pakistan. It will help them to increase customer loyalty and brand position in the market.