At the MWC 2017, HMD Global launched the all-new Nokia 3310 feature phone as the successor to 17-year old Nokia 3310. The new Nokia 3310 came with a slimmer body and features a 2.4-inch QVGA color display and a 2MP rear camera. However, the cellular connectivity on this device is only limited to 2G. The new Nokia 3310 won’t work in markets like Australia, Singapore, and the Netherlands, where there is no 2G network support.
Later in September this year, the company came up with the Nokia 3310 3G variant with increased internal storage and new color options. The Nokia 3310 3G variant runs on the new Feature OS powered by Java. While there is not much information available about this new OS, it looks exactly similar to Series 30+ OS. During the launch, the company mentioned the new OS on the 3G variant to offer enhanced and customisable experience.
Nokia 3310 with 4G LTE Connectivity & Alibaba’s Yun OS Listed Online
(December 28th, 2017)
In the past, we have seen few leaks suggesting HMD Global to also launch the 4G variant of the new Nokia 3310. Now, this upcoming feature phone is listed on TENAA with the model number TA-1077. On the connectivity front, the listing revealed the device to support TD-LTE and TD-SCDMA. Interestingly, the Nokia 3310 4G is mentioned to run on the Alibaba’s Yun OS.
Looking at the images, the device looks exactly similar to the earlier Nokia 3310. The Yun OS is developed based on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and lacks the Google Play Services support. Just like the Android Go, the Alibaba might also develop the liter version of the Yun OS for the feature phones.
Latest: Nokia 3310 4G VoLTE – Full Specifications
The TENAA listing of the TA-1077 is now updated with complete specifications. It comes with a 2.4-inch display with QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) resolution. Unlike the earlier launched Nokia 3310 variants, the 4G VoLTE variant packs some serious power. It is powered by an unspecified 1.5GHz dual-core processor and includes 256MB of RAM. There is 512MB of internal storage that can be expanded additionally upto 32GB via a MicroSD card slot.
In Chine, the device will be running on Yun OS based on AOSP. Outside of China, the Nokia 3310 4G VoLTE might come with the newly announced Android Go Oreo Edition. On the camera front, the feature phone sports a 2MP camera on the rear with LED flash. It is backed by a 1,200mAh battery and supports dual SIM dual standby. It measures 117 × 52.4 × 13.35 mm and weighs 73.5 grams.
Connectivity options include 4G, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. Though it supports 4G VoLTE, the Nokia 3310 4G VoLTE variant lacks the GPS technology. According to the listing, the device will be available in Fresh Blue & Dark Black color options. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details!