Taking place right now in Barcelona exhibition Mobile World Congress 2017 promises to be interesting for all fans of mobile electronics. In the framework of this event, which was held this year from February 27 to March 2, will feature a multitude of new products and innovations in the field of mobile technologies but, surprisingly, one of the most anticipated devices is revived the legendary Nokia 3310 handset. Rumors about the return of «the most indestructible phone in the history» went enough. But now again trying their hand at the mobile market Finns told about the characteristics of the new Nokia 3310 and have updated the design of the phone.
In the early and mid-2000s, the Nokia brand from most people associated with quality. Then the Finnish company has been one of the market leaders, and the range of its devices was very extensive and every among them could find «my Nokia». The whole line at the time was very broad: from a simple «.» with a monochrome screen oriented to music lovers the extremely popular series XpressMusic. As well as hybrid mobile phone and gaming console Nokia N-Gage and even the dreams of all fans of the film «Matrix» Nokia 8110. But the most popular and legendary phone was, perhaps, is the Nokia 3310. It is not surprising that the HMD Global (current owner of the Nokia brand) after a statement on the return to the market and announced that, together with a revived Nokia 3310 will be back.
the Same Nokia 3310, which was released 17 years ago,
But enough of history: the updated Nokia 3310 is equipped with a 2.4-inch color (unlike the original) non-touch QVGA-display with a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. There is support for Bluetooth, slot for memory cards format microSD, and the ability to work with two SIM cards. In addition, the device has a 2-megapixel camera with led flash. On the upper end of the device is located a micro-USB connector, and the bottom — a 3.5 mm headphone Jack. The phone has become much thinner and lighter: the case measures 115,6 x 51 x 12.8 mm. And the phone has got the additional colors. The choice they presented 4: classic dark blue, gray, red and yellow.
As for the software part, it runs an updated Nokia 3310 on the platform of Nokia Series 30+, and the phone preinstalled browser Opera Mini, is no less legendary than the phone itself, the game «Snake» and brand ringtones, including the famous Nokia tune. In General, all as in the good old days. But the design of the device has undergone little change, while retaining the brand recognizable features, which is quite good. This update allows Nokia 3310 look quite modern.
In Addition to extreme stability, even the Nokia 3310 was famous for a long time. And if, in order to deal with the first, we need to wait for the first tests, here with the second all is in order: the stated operating time talktime is around 22 hours and standby up to 25 days (according to the official website of the company). The phone will arrive in the second quarter of 2017 at a price of 49.99 euros.
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