Nokia was once the king of mobile phones in Africa. After many ups and downs the company is still around and continues to produce reliable devices.
The Nokia 1 is an affordable smartphone from HMD global targeted at the budget segment.
Here are its technical specifications
The Nokia 1 has a 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 480×854 pixels (16:9 ratio, 218ppi).
OS and Processors
The device runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo), Go Edition. It’s powered by a Quad-core 1.3GHz processor based on the MT6737 chipset.
Graphics are powered by a Mali-T720 GPU.
RAM and Storage
The device comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. It supports external storage via microSD of up to 128GB.
The device has a 5MP back camera with LED flash. The selfie camera is 2MP.
Network and Connectivity
The Nokia 1 supports 2G, 3G and 4G network standards. Connectivity is via Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot. Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP. GPS with A-GPS. microUSB 2.0
The Nokia 1 draws its juice from a 2150mAh non-removable battery.
Price in Kenya
The Nokia 1 is currently retailing at Ksh. 8,500.