The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, an island country in the Indian Ocean, has been an important market for Nokia Mobile. In 2018, Nokia Mobile had a market share of over 10% in the country. Even throughout this year, Nokia Mobile has been pretty active in Sri Lanka and has launched the Nokia 5.3, Nokia 5310, Nokia 150 (2020), Nokia 125, Nokia C2, Nokia C1, and Nokia 2.3 till now.
After the regional launch in China and the global launch in India last month, Nokia Mobile has now launched the newest member from the Nokia C series, the Nokia C3 in Sri Lanka. The device will be distributed by the authorized national distributor, Softlogic.
Succeeding Nokia C1, the only 3G smartphone by Nokia Mobile, and Nokia C2, which brought the 4G connectivity to the C-series and some other substantial upgrades, Nokia C3 has now escalated the C-series to a new level with the introduction of 2GB RAM, a 3000+ mAh battery, a 1.6GHz Octa-Core processor, an 8MP rear shooter, and Android 10. Apart from that, Nokia C3 has a durable and sturdy polycarbonate shell and comes with a dedicated Google Assistant button. However, it misses out on the front LED flash, unlike the Nokia C1 and Nokia C2.
Check the full specifications of the Nokia C3 (2GB/16GB) below:
Color: Nordic Blue
Size: 159.9 x 77 x 8.69 mm
Display: 5.99″, HD+ IPS, toughed glass
OS: Android 10
Internal Storage: 16GB (microSD card slot up to 128GB)
CPU: Unicom SC9863A (1.6GHz Octa-Core)
Rear Camera: 8 MP auto-focus, f/2.0, LED flash
Front Camera: 5 MP, f/2.4
Battery: Removable 3040mAh
Charging: 5V/1A (5W)
SIM card type: Nano SIM
Audio: 3.5 mm headphone jack, FM radio receiver, 1 microphone
Maximum standby time: up to 16.5 days
Maximum talk time: 2G – up to 50 hours, 3G – up to 23 hours, 4G – up to 22 hours
Connectivity: Micro USB 2.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/AGPS
Retail Box Contents: Nokia C3, 5V/1A Adaptor, Micro USB cable, Quick start guide, Safety booklet
Unfortunately, the folks in Sri Lanka will not be able to get their hands on the 3GB RAM variant as well as the Sand color option, since only the 2GB RAM variant of the Nokia C3 in Nordic Blue color will be available for රු18,990 (€87, ₹ 7565, US$103) in online as well as offline stores nationwide.
As per Nokia Mobile’s international site, Nokia C3 with 2GB RAM will also be heading towards the countries in the Middle East and North Africa, and Latin America. Also, the Nokia C3 has been listed on Nokia Mobile Indonesia’s site.