HMD Global has recently unveiled its latest budget Android One smartphone at an event in Egypt. Known as Nokia 2.3, it is a successor of the Nokia 2.2. The phone comes featured with a 6.2-inch HD+ screen and is powered by MediaTek Helio A22 12nm processor with 2GB of RAM. The Nokia 2.3 runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system and comes with 2 years of assured Android updates and 3 years of security updates.
For optics, the smartphone gets a dual rear camera setup. It has a 13MP rear camera with AI low-light feature, HDR, and a secondary 2MP depth-sensing camera for portrait mode. There is also a feature of recommended shot that automatically captures alternate images before and after the shutter button is pressed and it suggests the best shot. At the front, it has a 5MP camera that comes with support for face unlock. There is no fingerprint scanner on the smartphone.
The all-new Nokia 2.3 will come in 3 colour options: Cyan Green, Sand, and Charcoal. It is priced at 109 Euros (INR 8,630 approximately). The smartphone also gets a dedicated Google Assistance button.
At the launch event, the officials said – “Advanced structural engineering made it possible to integrate the dual camera and flash into the rear of the phone without a camera bump. Inner high-precision diecast aluminium chassis makes the structure solid and rigid protecting all the components inside”.
The Nokia 2.3 is equipped with a 4000 mAh battery and it will go on sale globally from mid-December. As of now, HMD Global has not revealed anything officially regarding the launch of the Nokia 2.3 in the Indian market.
Nokia 2.3 Specifications
- 6.2-inch (720 x 1520 pixels) HD+
- 19:9 aspect ratio 2.5D curved glass display
- 2GHz Quad-Core MediaTek Helio A22 12nm processor
- IMG PowerVR GE-class GPU
- 2GB RAM, 32GB storage
- Expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
- Dual SIM, Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture
- 2MP secondary rear camera
- 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
- 3.5 mm headphone jack, FM Radio
- Dimensions: 157.69 x 75.41 x 8.68mm
- Weight: 183 grams
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB
- 4000mAh battery