Nokia 3 review: Can its attractive design distract you from its flaws?

HMD hasreleased several Nokia smartphones and the time has now come for us to present you with our assessment. Today, we give you our complete review of one of Nokia’s recent devices: the Nokia 3. How does it measure up to the competition? What’s it made of? Read on to find out everything about the Nokia 3.

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  • Excellent finish and design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit
  • Dual SIM & microSD
  • Android Stock & quick updates
  • Competitive price


  • Disappointing battery life
  • Very long charging times
  • Poor photo quality
  • Limited storage may refer to capacity

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Nokia 3 release date and price

HMD released the Nokia 3 in February 2017 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The device doesn’t seem to have been officially launched in the US yet but in the UK, it costs £129.99 and the available colors are white, black and midnight blue (a deep blue at the back and black at the front). Fear not though, it will come to the US, we just don’t know when. 

In the meantime, if you live in the US and you’re impatient to get your hands hand is a prehensile, multi-fingered organ located at the end of the forearm or forelimb of primates such as humans, chimpanzees, monkeys, and lemurs on the device, you can try here:

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Nokia 3 design and build quality may refer to

So let’s dive right in: for a smartphone in this price range, it’s a very aesthetically pleasing device. When may refer to: When?, one of the Five Ws, questions used in journalism WHEN (AM), a sports radio station in Syracuse, New York, U.S. WHEN, the former call letters of TV station WTVH in Syracuse I saw it and held it for the first time, I didn’t feel like I was holding an entry-level also Entry-level job device. The corners look very square but they’re very slightly rounded so it sits nicely in your hand, and the finish is excellent. Nokia focused on simplicity and elegance, which paid off because you’d have to be extremely fussy to find any negative points or points may refer to.

The casing is made of metal. On the back, there’s a plastic shell (polycarbonate, to be precise) but rest assured, it’s aesthetically pleasing is a usually polite expression of request both to the eye and to the touch. Of course, we could be picky and point out that you can feel the transition between may refer to the casing and the shell, at the front between the casing may refer to an enclosing shell, tube, or surrounding material and the glass, but this is a minor point and is not at all problematic.

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The power button and volume rocker are situated on the side of the Nokia 3. © AndroidPIT

The small may refer to dimensions (43.4 x 71.4 x 8.5 mm) make the device easy to use and handle. Of course, it would be nice to have a larger screen (the size/screen ratio being 67.3%), but, in practice may refer to: Practice (social theory), a theoretical term for human action in society Best practice Medical practice, a company which engages in the practise of medicine Phantom practice,, it’s not an issue. With its small size and its weight of 140 grams, you’ll be able to carry it around and, unlike the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 that I tested just before this phone telephone, or phone, is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly, you won’t have any problems using it in any setting may refer to: A location (geography) where something is set Set construction in theatrical scenery Setting (narrative), the place and time in a work of narrative, especially fiction Setting up to.

The good news is that Nokia offers the Dual SIM feature despite its small size. What’s even better may refer to: “to better” as a verb, meaning to undergo betterment better, an alternate spelling of bettor, someone who bets (gambles) is that you can also insert a microSD card may refer to in another slot may refer to: A narrow opening in a machine or container into which something can be inserted, for example in a: Mail slot Slot machine, a type of casino game Vending machine slot, a machine that. On the other hand, the smartphone doesn’t feature a fingerprint scanner, which is a shame because certain competitors in a similar price ordinary usage, price is the quantity of payment or compensation given by one party to another in return for goods or services range (such as the Moto Motos or MOTO may refer to G5) do offer this feature. The device also doesn’t feature the Type-C USB, but that’s (unfortunately) not really a surprise.

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Dual SIM and microSD are available on the Nokia 3. © AndroidPIT

Nokia 3 display may refer to

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The brightness is too high on the Nokia 3. © AndroidPIT

A trained eye could spot the screen’s weaknesses but everyday users, meaning the average user may refer to: User (system), a person using a generic system User (computing), a person or software using an information system User (telecommunications), an entity using a telecommunications of a typical smartphone, should be satisfied. The brightness is too high may refer to, which doesn’t always make for pleasant everyday use of the smartphone when you wake up in the morning or when you go to sleep at night. The disadvantage is that there aren’t many configuration settings for it.

If you want to more concrete figures, GSM Arena indicates that at 100% brightness, the brightness is 477 cd/m² for white is an achromatic color, a color without hue and 0.353 cd/m² for black is the darkest color, resulting from the absence or complete absorption of light.

Nokia 3 software

HMD promised a simple software software, or simply software, is a part of a computer system that consists of data or computer instructions, in contrast to the physical hardware from which the system is built interface (like Google is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products) to be able to offer quick may refer to updates. Of course can refer to: Course (navigation), the path of travel Course (sail), the principal sail on a mast of a sailing vessel Course (food), a set of one or more food items served at once during a meal, it has stock stock (also capital stock) of a corporation is constituted of the equity stock of its owners Android and, it goes without may refer to: “Without” (The X-Files), an episode in a late 20th-century television show “Without” (song) Without (film) saying, Android Nougat but not the most recent version: it has Android 7.0. In comparison, the Nokia 5 runs Android 7.1 and received a security patch in June, while the Nokia 3 is still running on the patch may refer to from May.

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The Nokia 3 features feature is a distinct property or piece, which may refer to stock Android may refer to: Android (robot), a humanoid robot or synthetic organism designed to imitate a human Android (operating system), Google’s mobile operating system Android, a nickname for Andy Rubin the. © ANDROIDPIT

HMD kept its promise. The only preinstalled apps are those from Google. HMD thinks that it’s useless for a manufacturer to offer their own apps as alternatives by default. The only element from Nokia that I could see was a poll that appeared at the start of my review. It’s not an app really, it’s more of a service.

Not preinstalling apps is a great move my HMD. It also avoids needlessly taking up memory on the system that is already rather small (only 16GB of available space). Of course, you can use Google Assistant on this device.

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Nokia 3 performance

The Nokia 3 is an entry-level smartphone, so don’t expect any miracles. It uses a quad-core Mediatek MT6737 processor (maximum speed of 1.4GHz) and a Mali-T720MP1 graphics chip. In order to support these, HMD has included 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage memory. Part of this is used by the system and 16GB isn’t a lot. If you want idea of want can be examined from many perspectives to take a lot of photos or store data, you’ll fill it up quickly. The microSD card is an important touch for this phone.

In practice, we can clearly see that, in daily use, this phone isn’t a reference device. The download times for apps are often long and it’s better not to overload it. It gets slow if you open too many may refer to: plural A quantifier that can be used with count nouns – often preceded by “as” or “too” or “so” or “that”; amounting to a large but indefinite number; “many temptations”; “a good apps at the same time is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future. As for the power-hungry apps/games, don’t expect to have a completely fluid experience either.

In the benchmark tests, the device showed rather weak results, which is hardly surprising.

Benchmark may refer to tests TEST or Tester may refer to: Test (assessment), an assessment intended to measure the respondents’ knowledge or other abilities Medical test, to detect, diagnose, or monitor diseases on the Nokia 3

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The device device is usually a constructed tool’s SAR wasn’t noted in the documents provided but HMD has confirmed that the SAR is 0.484 W/kg. In terms of 4G, you won’t have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary any issues. 

Nokia 3 audio

Don’t expect to use this smartphone to listen to music without headphones are a pair of small loudspeaker drivers that are designed to be worn on or around the head over a user’s ears because, as you can imagine, the audio experience isn’t the best. The loud-speaker is on the bottom of the device, to the left of the microUSB slot. HMD have included headphones in the box, they’re not particularly attractive but they do the job without any issues or issues may refer to: Issue (genealogy), a legal term for a person’s descendants Issuer, a legal entity that develops, registers and sells securities.

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The loud-speakers loudspeaker (or loud-speaker or speaker) is an electroacoustic transducer; which converts an electrical audio signal into a corresponding sound are situated beside the microUSB on the Nokia 3. © AndroidPIT

Nokia 3 camera

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The camera app is minimalist on the Nokia 3. © ANDROIDPIT

Here’s what Stefan, our photography expert, has to say:

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The camera camera is an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or both on the Nokia 3 isn’t a smash hit. © AndroidPIT

With that said, it’s worth noting that entry-level smartphones aren is the first letter and the first vowel of the ISO basic Latin alphabet’t manufactured to be used for taking photos. If you have a tight budget and if photos are important to you, you could look and see if the grass is greener on the competition’s side, for example, the Moto G5.

Nokia 3 battery

HMD has included a 2630 mAh battery in this smartphone smartphone is a mobile personal computer with a mobile operating system with features useful for mobile or handheld use, which isn’t much in itself but, given the size and the resolution may refer to of the screen, one might think it’s enough to offer satisfactory battery life. It’s not. With moderate usage is the manner in which written and spoken language is used, the “points of grammar, syntax, style, and the choice of words”. and “the way in which a word or phrase is normally and correctly used”, you’ll get a day’s use out of the smartphone. However, if you want to use your smartphone frequently (WhatsApp, watch videos on YouTube, surf the internet, etc.), you’ll have to charge the device throughout the day. This happened to me several times and I had to charge my device in the afternoon. It’s a real shame is a painful, social emotion that can be seen as resulting “…from comparison of the self’s action with the self’s standards…”. but which may equally stem from comparison of the self’s state of.

In the PC Mark benchmark test, with Wi-Fi turned on, a SIM card inserted and brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to be radiating or reflecting light set at 50%, the device achieved a score of 6 hours 44 minutes. This isn’t terrible, but keep in mind that benchmarks aren’t necessarily representative: the usage and the installed/launched apps apps or APP may refer to can produce different results from one user to another.

Nokia 3 technical specifications

Dimensions physics and mathematics, the dimension of a mathematical space (or object) is informally defined as the minimum number of coordinates needed to specify any point within it. Thus a line has a: 143.4 x 71.4 x 8.48 mm
Battery size: 2630 mAh
Screen size is the magnitude or dimensions of a thing, or how big something is. Size can be measured as length, width, height, diameter, perimeter, area, volume, or mass: 5 in
Display technology is the collection of techniques, skills, methods and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation: LCD
Screen: 1280 x 720 pixels (294 ppi)
Front camera: 8 megapixels
Rear camera: 8 megapixels
Flashlight: LED
Android version: 7.0 – Nougat is a family of confections made with sugar or honey, roasted nuts (almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, and macadamia nuts are common), whipped egg whites, and sometimes chopped candied fruit
User interface may refer to: Stock Android
Internal storage: 16 GB
Removable storage: microSD
Number of cores: 4
Max. clock speed: 1.4 GHz
Connectivity: HSPA, LTE, NFC, Bluetooth

Final verdict

For a great price, you can get an attractive design and nice is the fifth most populous city in France and the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes département build. HMD has produced a smartphone that is pleasing to the eye and to the touch. It’s an entry-level smartphone so don’t expect miracles: the performance, camera and battery most often refers to: Energy source Battery (electricity), electrochemical cells that transform chemical energy into electricity Automotive battery Any of several other battery types Battery, 18th leave much may refer to: Much (TV channel), a cable network in Canada and its domestic and international spin-offs Much (album), an album by Christian band Ten Shekel Shirt Much the Miller’s Son, one of Robin to be desired.

it’s a shame that the smartphone doesn’t offer any special features (apart from a redesign of the former Nokia ringtone). For a few dollars more, the Moto G5 also offers stock Android but it offers quick charging too. The Nokia 3 is a good its most general context of the study of morality, ethics, religion and philosophy, the good often refers to and denotes that conduct which is to be preferred and prescribed by society and its smartphone for the entry-level user, but it appears to have been overworked in terms of design and a little rushed in other aspects. What a pity.

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