Nokia Nepal has launched a new budget smartphone in the market. Nokia 3.4 is the new offering that comes under the bracket of the 20K budget. This smartphone is actually the successor of Nokia 3.2. The company is launching newly updated phones in the market at this time. However, the naming scheme is quite confusing. But we are trying to catch up. The Nokia 3.4 price in Nepal is Rs 18,699 for the 3/64 GB model, and it comes with a 6.39″ screen, Snapdragon octa-core processor, and triple rear cameras. Now let us discuss the specs and features of this phone in detail.
Nokia 3.4 Specifications and Overview
- Display: 6.39 Inches IPS LCD Screen
- Resolution: 720×1560
- SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 (Octa-Core)
- CPU Details: 1.8 GHz Cortex-A73 and 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 Quad-Core sets
- GPU: Adreno 610
- Memory: 3/4 GB RAM
- Storage: 32/64GB eMMC 5.1 Internal, 512 GB micro SD card support
- Battery: 4000 mAh Lithium Polymer
- Charging Rate: 10W
- Back Camera: 3 Modules
- 13 Megapixel with f/1.8 aperture (Main Wide)
- 5 Megapixel (Ultrawide)
- 2 Megapixel (Depth)
- Video Record Support: 1080p at 30 fps
- Front Camera: 8 Megapixel with f/2.0 aperture ( 1920×1080 at 30 fps)
- OS: Android One (10)
- Connectivity: USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack
- Sensors: Rear-Mounted Fingerprint Scanner, Gyrosensor
Design and Build
The Nokia 3.4 has a plastic body with a tall screen in front. There is a small forehead, but there is a chin with company branding. The screen at the front comes with a small hole punch at the left side, which houses the selfie camera. On the backside, there is the 3D Nano-textured cover. Then there are three cameras in a circular orientation. This is a unique design because it is not common. Just below the camera module, there is a fingerprint sensor for biometrics. The phone comes in different color options, but we can only get the Grey option in Nepal.
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Processor, Memory and Internals
Nokia 3.4 comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 chipset with 8 core processors, Adreno 610 GPU, 3 GB RAM, and 64 GB storage. The Snapdragon 460 is an entry-level processor that was launched in 2020. It uses an 11nm fabrication process and uses a Hexagon 683 DSP. This SoC is quite feature packed and supports CAT12 downlink, HEVC decoding, and aptX audio playback. The new generation of chipset brings good improvement over the older SD 450. This new CPU is targeted towards daily use, multitasking, and casual gaming.
The phone comes with 3 GB memory and 64 GB storage space, which is standard in this price segment. It can give good performance for the low to mid-level tasks. The power department of Nokia 3.4 has a 4000 mAh battery with 10W charging. This is good battery size, and now it is a common thing in the market. According to the company’s website, it can go for 2 days in normal use. However, it depends on users and other ambient conditions. There is an Adaptive Battery technology that helps to save power and provide priority apps.
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Display and Camera
At the front side of Nokia 3.4, there is a 6.39″ IPS LCD screen with 720×1560 HD+ resolution. There is a hole punch on the left side, which houses the 8 MP camera. This camera can record videos at 1920x1080p at 30 fps. The screen of the phone looks good, and HD+ resolution is common in this price range. On the backside of the phone, there are three cameras. First is a 13 MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture. Second one is a 5 MP ultrawide, and the third one is a 2 MP depth sensor camera. It is good to see that Nokia 3.4 has an ultrawide angle camera instead of some macro lens. In our view, ultrawide is the most sensible secondary camera. Third is always a telephoto else depth sensor. The cameras on the back also support a maximum video resolution of 1920×1080.
Features and Impressions
Nokia 3.4 comes with Android 10 out of the box, and it will be upgraded to Android 11. The phone runs with the stock Android OS, and it is very clean. There are features like Family Link and Adaptive battery technology that are quite useful. The phone also has a USB Type C port, fingerprint scanner, FM Radio, ad dedicated Google assistant button. Nokia 3.4 is a budget range smartphone available in the market that comes with the latest entry-level processor and standard hardware. It has a good combination with 3 GB RAM and a 4000 mAh battery. The screen size is quite big, and the camera modules are also good. If we compare this to the predecessor, it is an improvement. In regards to price and availability, Nokia 3.4 is available in all major retail outlets in Nepal.