The Nokia 3310 is a blast from part which we all used at one time or another. It was one of the most popular phones of that time, and we all were hooked to Snake game. The Nokia 3310 build was sturdy and quite indestructible with a battery that will last you for a month. It was king of phones in that era. Nokia recently upgraded its iconic 3310, modern day advancements. It won’t compare with your modern day smartphones, but can be used for a backup phone. Let’s have a look at what Nokia 3310 has to offer to us.
The new Nokia 3310 is much slimmed down phone, with the upgraded design making it small and light weight. The design is not anywhere to the original version, which was quite disappointing. The device is made up of plastic and is not slippery at all. The phone is not a solid sturdy build like the original version.
The screen is 2.4 inches, with a low resolution of 240 x 320 and can pack up 720p HD displays. The display is sufficed for generic use like texting and calling, so you don’t need a super crisp display for it. The phone isn’t touch screen so you have to navigate around the phone with the button.
The upgraded Nokia 3310 features 2MP back camera, which is not much in our modern day. The original one didn’t have the camera phone, as back then we didn’t have this feature available. The picture quality is low and not something that you will use much. This phone doesn’t come with front selfie camera.
The new Nokia 3310 was originally running Nokia’s feature phone operating system; Nokia Series 30+. This is a very basic interface compared to the modern day smart phone. Earlier this year they upgraded it to Android. The apps are very basic and similar to the feature of original Nokia 3310. The Nokia app store comes with very limited options of games and other generic apps. You can visit your social media accounts, but the browser is not only but you will have to navigate with buttons. The Nokia 3310 was originally supported by 2.5G due to which browsing will be very slow. But in 2018 it has been released with 4G LTE. You will only get a 16MB of internal storage, for additional space you will have to get a micro SD card.
The much loved Snake is back with the new Nokia 3310. This is colored version and snake looks very snake-like. The Snake game was made by Game loft. In order to play game you will have to use the same 2, 4, 6, and 8 keys to direct your snake or the four way navigation pad. There are other basic games that you can play with like Asphalt 6: Adrenaline, Doodle Jump, Diamond Twister 2 and Drag Race. The gaming of the phone will take you back to the old arcade games.
This phone will definitely live up with battery life expectation. The Nokia 3310 is powered by 1200mAh removable battery, which is an upgrade from the old 900mAh battery. The phone will last you for a month.
The return of Nokia 3310 is quite nostalgic. You can carry this phone with you as your back device. The Nokia 3310 is for those who want a very basic handset that performs simple task as call and texting. You can get a better phone within the same range that can perform better. The old Nokia 3310 users will definitely want to grab this phone as they fond memories of the original 3310.