The New Nokia 4.2, 3.2, 1 Plus and 210 Will Eventually Come to Kenya

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HMD announced 4 new Nokia smartphones and 1 feature phone yesterday, with the Nokia 9 Pureview taking the spotlight.

However, the rest are phones that are aimed at the budget market. This include the Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, Nokia 1 Plus and Nokia 210. These phones will eventually end up in Kenya according to HMD.

Nokia 4.2

This was a surprise announcement since Nokia refrains from releasing devices with a ‘4’ moniker branding due to Asian culture. Here are the quick specifications

  • 5.71 inch 720p TFT display
  • 2GB/3GB of RAM
  • 16GB/32GB internal storage
  • Micro SD expansion
  • 13MP f/2.2 main camera, 2MP depth sensor with night mode
  • 8MP selfie camera
  • Dedicated Google Assistant Key
  • Pulsating notification light on power key
  • NFC/FM radio/ Fingerprint scanner
  • 3000mAh battery
  • Comes in Black and Pink Sand

The Nokia 4.2 will retail for $169 for the 16GB model and $199 for the 32GB Model.

Nokia 3.2

The Nokia 3.2 is an update to the Nokia 3.1 and the Nokia 3.1 plus. Here are some of its key specs:

  • 6.26 inch 720p TFT display with a waterdrop shaped notch that is bigger than the one on the Nokia 3.1 and the 3.1 Plus
  • Snapdragon 429 chipset
  • 2GB or 3GB or RAM
  • 16GB or 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded with MicroSD
  • 13MP main camera
  • 5MP selfie camera that supports face unlock
  • Power key notification light
  • Dedicated Google Assistant key
  • 4000 mAh battery
  • 4G/ FM radio/ Fingerprint scanner (only on the 32GB model)

The Nokia 3.2 will retail for $139 for the 16GB model and $169 for the 32GB modek,

Nokia 1 Plus

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The Nokia 1 Plus is an upgrade of the Nokia 1 that was announced in February last year. Here are its specifications.

  • Larger 5.45 inch IPS display with a resolution of 480 x 960
  • Mediatek MT6739 chipset
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB internal storage that can be expanded with a MicroSD card
  • 8MP primary camera
  • 5MP selfie camera
  • 2500 mAh battery
  • Android Pie

The Nokia 1 Plus will retail for $89 and will ship in three colours: black, red and blue. Interesting enough, there will be a limited 16GB model that will go on sale in Latin America for $99.

Nokia 210

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This is the only phone on the list that is not a smartphone. Feature phones are still used in large parts of the world and the market is decidedly huge. Here are its specs:

  • 2.4 inch 320 x 240 display
  • S30+ OS
  • 16MP internal memory
  • 1020 mAH battery
  • Uses the older and much bigger SIM card (not microSIM or nanoSIM)
  • Supports the GSM 900 and 1800 networks
  • FM radio/MiroUSB port

The Nokia 210 comes in three colours: Red. grey and charcoal. It will retail for only $35.