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At an event held in Delhi, HMD Global today introduced the new Nokia 2 as an entry-level offering, priced at Rs. 7,500 here in India. It is an Android smartphone with a big 4,100 mAh battery, with HMD claiming that the phone comes with a 2 day battery life.

The Nokia 2 comes with a 5-inch LTPS-LCD display with Gorilla Glass 3, 1GB RAM with 8GB internal storage and up to 128GB expansion option. HMD has announced that the phone will be available at a price of Rs. 7,500 (approx) or about 99 euros, with wider availability details to be revealed later.

Nokia 2 Pros

  • Splash resistant Series 6000 Aluminium build
  • 4,100 mAh battery
  • Stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat, will get the Oreo update

Nokia 2 Cons

  • Only 8GB internal storage
  • 1GB RAM
  • Snapdragon 212

Nokia 2 Specifications

Key Specifications Nokia 2
Display 5-inch IPS-LCD display
Screen Resolution 720 x 1280p
Operating System Android 7.1.1
Processor Quad Core
Chipset Snapdragon 212
GPU Adreno 304
RAM 1GB
Internal Storage 8GB
Expandable Storage Upto 128GB via microSD card
Primary Camera 8MP
Secondary Camera 5MP
Video Recording Yes
Battery 4,100 mAh
4G VoLTE Yes
Sim Card Type Dual SIM
Dimensions 143.5 x 71.3 x 9.30 mm
Weight
Price Rs. 7,500

 

Nokia 2 – Frequently Asked Questions

Nokia 2 front

Question: How is the display of the Nokia 2?

Answer: The Nokia 2 sports a 5-inch HD (720 x 1280p) LTPS-LCD display. This display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Question: Does Nokia 2 support dual SIM cards?

Answer: Yes, the Nokia 2 supports Dual Nano-SIM and features a Hybrid SIM slot.

Question: Does the Nokia 2 support 4G VoLTE?

Answer: Yes, the phone supports 4G VoLTE.

Question: How much RAM and internal storage come with the Nokia 2?

Answer: The Nokia 2 comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage variant.

Question: Can the internal storage in the Nokia 2 be expanded?

Answer: Yes, the internal storage in the Nokia 2 is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

Question: Which Android version runs on the Nokia 2?

Answer: The Nokia 2 runs Stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

 

Question: What are the camera features of Nokia 2?

Answer: Nokia 2 features a 8MP primary camera with flash. On the front, you will get a 5MP selfie-camera.

Nokia 2 SIM card

Question: What is the battery size on Nokia 2?

Answer: The Nokia 2 is powered by a 4,100 mAh non-removable battery which the company claims can deliver up to two days of standby time.

Question: Which mobile processor is used in Nokia 2?

Answer: The Nokia 2 comes with a Snapdragon 212 quad-core processor, clocked at 1.3GHz. This processor is coupled with an Adreno 304 GPU.

Question: Does the Nokia 2 features a fingerprint sensor?

Answer: No, the Nokia 2 does not come with a fingerprint sensor.

Question: Is the Nokia 2 water resistant?

Answer: Yes, the Nokia 2 comes with an IP52 splash resistance.

Question: Does the Nokia 2 support NFC connectivity?

Answer: No, it does not support NFC connectivity

Question: Does the Nokia 2 support HDR mode?

Answer: Yes, the phone supports HDR mode.

Question: How is the audio experience of Nokia 2?

Answer: As per initial impressions, the Nokia 2 is found to be loud and clear in terms of audio.

Question: Does the Nokia 2 support a 3.5mm headphone jack?

Answer: Yes, it comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Question: Can the Nokia 2 be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

Answer: Yes, it can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.

Question: Is mobile internet sharing via hotspot is supported?

Answer: Yes, you can use the mobile hotspot to share internet.

Question: What is the price of Nokia 2 in India?

Answer: The Nokia 2 has been priced at Rs. 7,500 in India.

Question: Will the Nokia 2 be available on offline stores?

Answer: The distribution of the Nokia 2 has not been announced yet. The phone will be available from mid-November.

Conclusion

The Nokia 2 is a so far the most affordable Nokia flagship. With Stock Android experience, Snapdragon processor, and a guaranteed update to Android 8.0 Oreo, it is surely a good offering.

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