n2.1 3 9Nokia’s newest entry-level handsets are finally here. Meet the Nokia 2.1 and 3.1. Sounds familiar?  of course. These are actually updated versions of the Nokia 2 and Nokia 3.

n2.1 3 55The Nokia 2.1 has a 5.5-inch HD+ display, and is powered by a Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor, along with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable storage.

n2.1 3 56At the back of the device is an 8MP sensor, while the front houses a 5MP sensor.  It runs on Android Oreo Go Edition, which is specifically designed for budget devices. It packs a massive 4,000mAh battery. Not bad for a budget device right?


n2.1 3 1The Nokia 3.1 has a 5.2-inch screen, also with HD+ resolution, and a MediaTek MT6750 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of expandable storage.

n2.1 3 2At the back of the device is a 13MP rear camera, complimented by an 8MP front snapper. It also runs on Android Oreo, and is a member of the Android One Program. It packs a smaller 2,990mAh battery.

Pricing and Availability

The Nokia 2.1 comes in Blue/Copper, Blue/Silver, and Gray/Silver and will retail for PhP5,990. The Nokia 3.1 on the other hand, comes in Black/Chrome, and will retail for PhP9,990.  Both will be available in stores starting August 29.

You may pre-order the Nokia 3.1 from August 15 to 26 through Nokia Mobile Stores and MemoXpress. Those who pre-order will get a FREE JBL Go speaker. For more details, click here. Both can also be availed via Home Credit’s 6-month installment period at 0% interest.

 Nokia 2.1Nokia 3.1
ProcessorSnapdragon 425 (Quad-Core)MT6750N (Octa-Core)
Storage8GB (Expandable)32GB (Expandable)
Display5.5" HD+ 16:95.2" HD+ 18:9
Rear Camera8MP13MP
Front Camera5MP8MP
OSAndroid Oreo Go EditionAndroid 8.0 (Android One)




Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.