HMD Global – the company that has licensed to produce Nokia brand smartphone has just announced that its mid-range Nokia 3 smartphone will be updated to the latest generation Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system. The company has not revealed the exact date of receiving the update but has mentioned that the update will roll out by the end of the August. Fortunately, the 7.1.1 Nougat Update for the Nokia 3 smartphone will release globally sounds good.

Nokia 3

Nokia 3 Features

The Nokia 3 smartphone features a 5.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display, which carries the support for 720 x 1280 pixels resolution at 294 ppi pixel density and 16M colors. The phone’s screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass layer that prevents your phone from being damaged.

When the smartphone launched it has come with the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box. And now it will be updated with the 7.1.1 Nougat OS by the end of this month. The smartphone is powered by the MediaTek MT6737 quad core processor consisting of Cortex-A53 and is having a clock frequency of 1.4 GHz. For the graphics, there is a Mali-T720MP1 graphics processor which will provide you immersive graphic experience.

On the storage front, the Nokia 3 smartphone is equipped with 2 gigabytes of RAM along with 16 gigabytes of built-in storage. If you are like me, this won’t be enough for you and you want to expand the storage. So, fortunately, the phone comes with the support for MicroSD card, which can boost your phone’s storage up to hefty 256GB.

In terms of optics, the smartphone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, autofocus, and LED flash. While on the front, there is also an 8-megapixel front facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and autofocus support for capturing beautiful and bright selfies. The both cameras are capable to shoot 720p at 30fps.

To power the device, the smartphone has a non-removable Li-ion 2630mAh battery buried inside. The Nokia 3 smartphone is available in various color options, including Silver White, Matte Black, Tempered Blue, and Copper White.

Nokia 3 Specs

• 5.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display
• 720 x 1280 pixels resolution
• 294 ppi pixel density
• 16M colors
• Android 7.0 Nougat operating system
• MediaTek MT6737 quad core processor
• Mali-T720MP1 graphics processor
• 2GB of RAM
• 16GB of internal storage
• Expandable storage: up to 256GB via a MicroSD card
• 8-megapixel rear camera
• 8-megapixel front facing camera
• Non-removable Li-ion 2630mAh battery

Nokia 3 Price

The Nokia 3 smartphone is available to purchase and retails for £120 (around $156 or AU$200).