HMD Global just introduced its most affordable Android One smartphone – the Nokia 2.2. The new device aims to tick all the core smartphone check-boxes at the impressively low ($100/€90) price.
The phone features a decently sized display alongside a rounded polycarbonate design and near stock Android One software with promised support for the upcoming Android Q.
The Nokia 2.2 comes with a 5.7-inch IPS panel with HD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch for the 5MP selfie cam. Around the back, we have a single 13MP shooter with an LED flash. In the absence of a fingerprint reader, you’ll have to rely on the face unlock feature for you biometric security.
The phone is powered by the Helio A22 chipset with a quad-core CPU and either 2GB or 3GB RAM. Storage comes in 16GB 32GB and can be expanded via the microSD slot. The battery has a decent 3,000 mAh capacity, but charges over microUSB.
Another highlight of the Nokia 2.2 is the dedicated Google Assistant button along the left edge which can be used to wake the Assistant without saying any hotwords.
Below are the full Specification of Nokia 2.2
|Release date||6th June 2019|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||145.96 x 70.56 x 9.30|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3000|
|Colours||Steel, Tungsten Black|
|Screen size (inches)||5.71|
|Processor||2GHz quad-core (4×2.0 MHz)|
|Processor make||MediaTek Helio A22|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||400|
|Rear camera||13-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)|
|Operating system||Android Pie|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|