Nokia 2; a very cheap Android phone with a huge 4100mAh battery
Nokia 2 smartphone was launched in October 2017. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. One of the biggest selling points of the device is the 5-inch HD screen which comes with a contrast ratio of 13000:1. Moreover, the display comes protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The fact that it’s just really really cheap. Oh, and a giant 4,100mAh battery that puts it ahead of a lot of flagship smartphones.
Nokia 2 Quick Description
- Launch Date: October 31, 2017
- SIM Slot(s): Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
- Battery Capacity : 3000 mAh Battery
- Operating System: Android v7.0 (Nougat)
- Nokia 2 Price : $100 (Expected)
If you care about the design and cherish to get a high-end looking device, the Nokia 2 may be for you. The design of the phone will draw attention – after all, there aren’t many phones in this segment that focus on the aesthetics. The body of the smartphone has been milled from 6000 series aluminium, a very cheap smartphone that doesn’t look awful and has enough battery to go the distance. The phone has a polycarbonate back, the device easily sits in the hand, but the lack of a fingerprint scanner will disappoint many. The Nokia 2 is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor and it comes with 1GB of RAM, What this means is the processor has Quad cores in the CPU. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, The main camera on the Nokia 2 is an 8 MP shooter with , , Geo-tagging, Digital Zoom, Video Recording. The smartphone also has a Front Facing Camera capable of shooting 5 MP selfies.
The Nokia 2 runs Android 7.1.1, which is a first for a phone in this segment which will receive the update for Android Oreo in due time and is powered by a 4100mAh non removable battery, HMD Global has promised 2 days worth of battery life with the Nokia 2, given that the phone is used for 5 hours a days. The modest Snapdragon 212 SoC on the phone is likely to aid the battery life. It measures 143.50 x 71.30 x 9.30 (height x width x thickness) . The phone will be available in Black, White and Copper colour options.
The Nokia 2 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. 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). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensor.
The Nokia 2, priced at 100 Euros (roughly $120), The company says the phone is set to hit the global markets in mid-November, although the price of the Nokia 2 has not been announced just yet.