HMD Global launched its entry-level smartphone, the Nokia 2 globally at an event in New Delhi on October 31. At the time of launch, only its global pricing was announced. Now, the company has finally revealed the price and availability of the Nokia 2 for the Indian market. The Nokia 2 is priced at Rs 6,999 and it will go on sale from today, November 24 via the offline market.
To recall, HMD Global launched its latest entry-level smartphone in India but did not reveal Nokia 2 pricing in India. Its global price was 99 Euros and now the company announced its price in India along with some launch offers. Also, as announced at the time of launch it will be an offline exclusive phone.
Nokia 2 launch offers in India
The Nokia 2 price in India is Rs. 6,999 which is the best buy price. As for Nokia 2 launch offers, HMD Global has partnered with Reliance Jio for attractive data offers. Nokia 2 buyers will get up to 45GB additional Jio data. They can avail additional 5GB of data on every recharge of Rs. 309 or above for 9 recharges until August 31, 2018.
Moreover, a complimentary 12-month accidental damage insurance plan by Servify will be offered to Nokia 2 buyers, however, they have to open a saving account in Kotak Mahindra Bank with an initial deposit of Rs. 1,000 in the introductory period.
Nokia 2 Specifications
If we talk about specifications, the Nokia 2 sports a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) LTPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The dual-SIM smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box and the device is scheduled to get Android Oreo.
It is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 SoC (clocked up to 1.2GHz) and Adreno 304 GPU. Memory wise it is coupled with 1GB of RAM and for storage it comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 128GB in a hybrid dual-SIM/micro SD card slot.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, micro USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The battery is the highlight of the phone which is a 4100mAh unit, supposed to offer two days of battery life with moderate usage.