Earlier this month, HMD Global’s Nokia has unveiled its budget Android One smartphone – the Nokia 4.2 in the country. The budget smartphone came with Snapdragon 439 SoC and dual rear cameras. And, now the company has launched another budget smartphone – the Nokia 3.2, which is also Android One powered like all the other Nokia phones out there. The design of the new budget device from Nokia resembles the earlier released Nokia 4.2 i.e., and it also features the same body build and the same notch display on the front.
The new Nokia 3.2 comes with a 6.26-inch HD+ LCD display with a notch on top and a noticeable chin at the bottom. It comes with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and has a pixel density of 269ppi that is further protected by 2.5D curved glass.
Under the hood, the Nokia 3.2 is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 429 SoC, which is further paired with 2/3GB of RAM followed by 16/32GB of built-in storage that can also be expanded by micro SD for up to 400GB. As for the cameras, the Nokia 3.2 comes with a single 13MP rear camera with an aperture of f/2.2. Up front, the notch beholds the selfie shooter comprising of a 5MP sensor, which has an aperture of f/2.2 and the front-facing camera is further utilized for face unlock for authentication, and the device also boasts a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor as well.
On the connectivity front, the Nokia 3.2 supports Bluetooth 4.2, W-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, features a micro USB port, a dedicated Google Assistant Button, a 3.5mm headphone jack and further supports OTG. The company claims that the single speaker featured on Nokia 3.2 also supports Qualcomm’s aptX technology as well.
Lastly, the Nokia 3.2 is fulled by a decent 4000mAh battery and promises to have two-day battery life. As stated earlier, since the device is Android One-powered, it ships with Google’s latest Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box. As for the pricing, the Nokia 3.2 starts at Rs 8,990 for the 2GB RAM and 16GB variant and the larger 3GB RAM + 32GB onboard storage is priced at Rs 10,790.