Nokia 3

Market Status: Available in India | Launch Date in India: 16 June, 2017 |
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Android,7.0 Nougat
16 GB
8MP Primary Camera, 8 MP Front Camera
5.0 inches 720 x 1280 pixels
Quad-core 1.3 GHz
Non-removable Li-Ion 2650 mAh battery
  • FM Radio
  • 3G /4G
  • Finger print sensor
  • Dual SIM /Micro SIM
  • GPRS
  • WIFI
  • Bluetooth
  • VoLTE
  • Gorilla Glass
  • OTG Supported

Nokia 3 Price

Nokia 3 Unique Features

Nokia 3 sports a 5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Considering the price, the display screen generates fairly sharp images. Most importantly, there is strong protecting shield on the display, that prevents the glass from some damages. It has 16GB built-in storage that is expandable via a microSD slot with 128GB limit. Such storage looks great in such price range. Mammothly to a considerable level, you can store data

Pros / Cons


Good display performance
Good front and rear cameras
Simple stock UI


Poor battery backup
Rear Plastic panel
Not too solid built

Expert Review

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Nokia 3 Specifications

Operating System Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Custom UI Stock
Device type Smartphone
Sim Dual Sim (Micro + Micro)
Status Available in India
Global Release Date June 2017
Indian Release Date 16 June, 2017
Dimensions 143.4 x 71.4 x 8.48 mm
Screen size 5.0 inches
Form Factor Touch
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
Technology (Display Type) IPS LCD
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz
GPU Adreno
Chipset MediaTek 6737
Internal Storage 16 GB Storage
External Storage Up to 128 GB
Card Slot microSD Card
Phonebook Unlimited
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Call Records Unlimited
Primary camera 8 MP Camera
Front Camera 8 MP Camera
Video Recording Yes
Camera Features Geo Tagging, HDR
Audio Player MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Video Player MP4, H.264
Games Yes
FM Radio Yes
Speakers Single Speaker
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 2650 mAh battery
Edge Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v4.2
Infrared Port No
USB microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS
Browser HTML5
3G Speed HSPA, LTE
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
2G CDMA / GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, NFC

Nokia 3 Details

The Nokia 3 was launched on 16th June, 2017 in India. The device is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek 6737 processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the device packs a 8-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). The Nokia 3 is available in Tempered Blue, Silver White, Matte Black and Copper White.


The smartphone comes with a 5.0 inches capacitive touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and display type of  IPS LCD.


The smartphone makes use of a quad core MediaTek 6737 that is coupled with Adreno GPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB default memory capacity. This storage can be expanded up to another 128GB with the help of a microSD Card.


For imaging, the device sports a 8MP camera with 720p@30fp, Geo-tagging. Up front, the smartphone makes use of a 8MP selfie camera.  


The connectivity aspects include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot, Yes, v4.2, microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go, with A-GPS, GLONASS and dual sim (Micro + Micro).


The smartphone packs a non-removable Li-Ion 2650 mah battery of high capacity.


The smartphone runs Android 7.0(Nougat), out of the box. The device also feature Google assistant. Launch actions on your favorite apps, such as Twitter or Google Maps, by simply long pressing the app icon.


The sensors are Fingerprint, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.


The Nokia 3 price in India starts from Rs. 7,999 for 2GB and 16GB variant.

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