HMD Global Launches Nokia 2.3 Smartphone in India

  • The company is offering discounts and other benefits with the phone that may drive sales
  • The phone is backed by a 4000mAh battery that gives two days of battery life as per HMD Global

HMD Global has launched Nokia 2.3 smartphone in India. It has priced the phone at Rs 8,199 and will make it available for sale from 27th December.

The company will be selling the phoen through its official e-store, authorised retail stores, Croma, Reliance, Sangeetha, Poorvika, Big C and MyG stores. It is also offering a one-year replacement guarantee for customers who buy the Nokia 2.3 on or before 31st March. As per this, the company will replace the phone if a customer complains of any hardware failure or a manufacturing defect in the phone.

2GB RAM and 32GB storage

The phone comes with a 15.74 cm (6.2-inch) HD+ display with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a 2GHz quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE-class GPU. It comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage. The memory can be expanded up to 400GB with microSD.

Offers that may drive sales

For the launch, the company is will give Reliance Jio users benefits worth up to 7,200 if they make a recharge of Rs 249 and Rs 349 prepaid plans. The benefits will include Rs 2,200 cashback from Reliance Jio and discount of Rs 2,000 from Zoomcar and vouchers worth Rs 3,000 from Cleartrip.

The phone has a dual rear- camera setup. It has a 13MP camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP secondary camera. At the front, the phone has a 5MP camera with f/2.4 aperture and support for face unlock. The phone does not have a fingerprint sensor.
The Nokia 2.3 runs on Android 9.0 Pie which can be upgraded to Android 10.

Two days of battery life

The phone is backed by a 4000mAh battery that gives two days of battery life claims Nokia. It also has a Google Assistant button. On the connectivity front, the phone supports Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB and 3.5 mm headphone jack. The phone measures 157.69mm x 75.41mm x 8.68mm and weighs 183 grams.