HMD Global, the makers of Nokia phones said that the Nokia 1 is available for sale at all leading mobile phone outlets across the country at a price of Rs. 5,499. Nokia 1 runs on Android Oreo (Go edition), a version of Android for devices with 1GB RAM or less. The Nokia 1 is comes with a quad-core processor, front and rear cameras, 4G connectivity and dual SIM and microSD slot. It is powered by a removable 2150 mAh battery. Nokia 1 is now available globally in warm Red and dark Blue.
“There are more than 1.3 billion feature phone users around the world, many from markets in Asia and Africa. As the value market leader in feature phones, we understand the barriers and challenges people face when it comes to stepping up to a smartphone which is where the Nokia 1 fits in perfectly. Not only is this our most affordable smartphone ever, it also combines the reassuring quality and design of a Nokia smartphone with the latest Android Oreo™ (Go edition) to deliver exceptional value and realize our dream of creating a complete smartphone experience that is accessible to everyone,” said Ajey Mehta, Vice President India, HMD Global, HMD Global.
Available in warm red and dark blue the Nokia 1 will be up for sale starting March 28, 2018 at a recommended price of Rs. 5,499. The Xpress On covers will be available separately starting April, 2018 at price of Rs. 450. Consumers can now personalize their Nokia 1 and pick from a pack of azure and grey or yellow and pink.
“Cashback offer from Jio of Rs. 2200, making the effective price of Nokia 1 to come down to Rs. 3299/. In addition, consumer also gets 60GB of additional data. Offer applicable for new & existing Jio customers”
In addition, all Nokia 1 users will be eligible for a complimentary 12-month Accidental Damage Insurance by Servify on opening the Kotak 811 savings account and activating it with an initial deposit of Rs 1,000 in the introductory period.