Nokia was founded in 1865 by Fredrik Idestam, a Finnish investor. The company began as a wood-pulp mill but later expanded into rubber manufacturing and electronics. It made its first international expansion in the 1950s by establishing factories throughout the world. Nokia’s first cell phone came out in 1994 and was called Mobira Cityman 900; it could only be used to make phone calls, not send text messages or take pictures. Nokia’s headquarters are located in Espoo, Finland. In addition to the mobile phones and related products, Nokia also offers communication services infrastructure equipment, software development tools and provides professional services. In 2016, Nokia is ranked as the world’s number one network infrastructure vendor by IDC, ahead of competitors including Cisco Systems and Huawei.
Nokia is one of the most popular brands in the world. Its history, innovation and technology are very interesting. The company is currently working on expanding its business market to India. It has already started selling online shopping sites like Flipkart, Snapdeal and Paytm, which are famous for their smartphone sales. Nokia also has a tie-up with Amazon which gives it access to millions of customers who are using this site to buy products online. It will be interesting to see how Nokia tries to expand its brand presence in India through these online shops. Nokia has now made its way into India after it announced that it would be partnering with HMD Global, a young company based in Finland. The deal was finalized on December 1st, 2016 when Nokia announced that they have agreed to license their brand to HMD Global for the next 10 years. The new Nokia phones featured Google’s Android operating system and are set to hit stores in the year 2017 and got quite a success.
Currently, one of the latest smartphones launched by Nokia in the Indian market is Nokia C30. It has been launched in the Indian market on 21st October 2021. The price of the product is Rs 10,499 and is available in different colours such as White, Green, and Dark Grey. In addition to this, the size of the Nokia C30 is 177.7 mm x 79.1 mm x 9.9 mm; and weighs about 237 grams. This C30 mobile from Nokia provides 6.82 inches (17.32 cm) display that also has a 720 x 1600 Pixels resolution. Soon, Nokia will also launch another smartphone from this same C30 series with more upgraded and additional features for a smartphone, that is Nokia C30 Plus.
Nokia C30 Plus Release Date and Price
It has been decided that in 2022, on March 31st, Nokia C30 Plus will be launched in the Indian market and the price of this product would be Rs. 20,819. The display of the smartphone will come with an immersive 16.51 cm (6.5 inches), which also will have 720*1600 Pixels resolution. A display with this resolution would be an amazing feature for enjoying playing high-resolution games and watching movies and videos. Additionally, the rumour has it that the internal storage of Nokia C30 Plus will have 64 GB of internal storage and 4 GB of RAM. With this internal storage, it will super convenient for individuals to store anything and any file of diverse sizes without worrying about the phone getting slow or any other space constraints.
Some Information about the Nokia C30
Expected launch date: March 31, 2022
Price in the Indian market: 20,819
Model: C30 Plus
Operating system: Android v11
Sim slots: Dual SIM, [GSM + GSM]
Sim size: Nano
Network: 4G, 3G, and 2G
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Rear Camera: 13 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP
Front camera: 8 MP
Key features of Nokia C30 Plus
Design and Display
Colours: Gray, White, Blue
Touch screen: multi-touch, capacitive touchscreen
Display Type: LTPS IPS LCD
Pixel Density: 270 PPI
Screen resolution: 720*1600 pixels
Screen size: 6.5 inches (16.51 cm)
Storage and Camera
Internal memory: 64 GB
RAM: 4 GB
Front camera: 8 MP, f/22
Video recording: Yes
The camera features: Touch to focus, face detection, auto flash, digital zoom
Shooting modes: High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), continuous shooting
Setting: ISO control, exposure compensation
Flash: LED flash
Auto Focus: Yes
Resolution: Depth sensor, 2 MP, f/2.4, 5 MP, f/2.4 (Ultrawide), 13 MP, f/2.0 (AF)
Camera setup: Single
Capacity: 6000 mAh
Network support: 4G, 3G, and 2G
Sim size: Nano
Sim 1: 2G bands – GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz; 3G bands – UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz; 4G bands – FD-LTE 2011 (band 1) / 1800 (band 3) / 900 (band 8) / 850 (band 5), TD-LTE 2600 (band 38) / 2300 (band 40) / 2500 (band 41); EDGE – available; GPRS – available.
Sim 2: 2G bands – GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz; 3G bands – UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz; 4G bands – FD-LTE 2011 (band 1) / 1800 (band 3) / 900 (band 8) / 850 (band 5), TD-LTE 2600 (band 38) / 2300 (band 40) / 2500 (band 41); EDGE – available; GPRS – available.
USB connectivity: USB charging, mass storage device
GPS: A-GPS, GLONASS
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n
Wi-Fi features: Mobile hotspot
Fingerprint sensor position: Rear
Additional sensors: Compass, Proximity, Gyro, Accelerometer
Warranty: 1 year
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