Nokia 3 was already there with the retailers around you, but now it’s available online at Croma Electronics.
Croma is not a new online retail store. It’s almost a decade old i.e. it was launched in 2006. Croma comes under the Tata Group. This retail store is an India exclusive store for consumer electronics and durables. Croma has successfully opened up Croma Zip stores and Croma kiosks. The Croma stores are spread across 101 stores across 25 Indian cities.
Some of the cities are – Mumbai, Pune, Nashik, Ahmedabad, Surat, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Chandigarh, Bangalore, Amritsar, Delhi NCR, etc.
Nokia made an epic comeback with these budget phones by making them available offline at stores to grab the attention of the non-tech savvy public. However, Nokia 3310 was launched online as well as offline.
Nokia 3 is available online at Rs. 9499 at Croma. Interestingly, there is an option to buy the device in EMIs provided you have a Credit Card. The cards that fall into this category are SMI, Axis Bank, AMEX, CITI Bank, HDFC Bank, HSBC Bank, ICICI Bank (Credit + Debit), Indus Bank, Kotak Bank, RBL Bank, Snapmint (cardless EMI above Rs. 5000), Standard Chartered Bank and Yes Bank.
You can get No cost EMI from Bajaj Finserv EMI Card.
Coming to the device, Nokia 3 comes with a 5-inch display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixel resolution. It has ~294PPI and Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
The device measures 143.4 x 71.4 x 8.5mm. The USB port, mic and loudspeaker can be found along the edges of the device.
Nokia 3 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, Mediatek MT6737 chipset with a quad-core processor running at 1.4GHz. The GPU of the device is Mali-T720MP1. There is 2GB RAM for multitasking.
In the storage front, there is 16GB internal storage and addition 128GB external storage that can be expanded with the help of a microSD card.
In the camera area, Nokia 3 comes with 8MP rear camera and 8MP front camera as well. The camera can autofocus and comes with built-in flash.
Nokia 3 is a dual SIM (2G, 3G, 4G) device. The SIM cards can be GSM/LTE/WCDMA and both support LTE connectivity. Other connectivity options include microUSB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, A-GPS, hotspot and 3.5mm jack slot.
Nokia 3 debuts in 4 colors – Tempered Blue, Copper White, Silver White and Matte Black. Nokia 3 comes with a non-removable battery of 2650mah battery capacity.
In the box of the phone, you will find the handset, charger, earphones, battery, user manual and SIM ejection kit.