Nokia 2.2 Launched With MediaTek Helio A22 SoC with Android One
The cheapest smartphone from Nokia that is part of the Android One program was introduced. It is called Nokia 2.2, and has a price target set at under $110 in various global markets.
The smartphone is in a price range for users who want to perform basic tasks, and has a 5.7 ‘inch HD + panel with narrow bezels and a dot-notch that houses the camera. Android One is the big asset, as the device gets three years of guaranteed updates.
Nokia 2.2 specifications
- Helio A22 Processor
- 5.7 inch HD IPS Screen +
- 2GB / 3GB of RAM
- 16GB / 32GB of storage (expandable via microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash
- 5MP front camera
- Unlocking via Face Recognition
- 3000mAh Battery (microUSB)
- Android One (3 years of guaranteed updates)
- 3.5mm audio input
- Button dedicated to Google Assistant
- Colors: Black and Gray
The phone also packs the Digital Wellbeing features, including the Dashboard, App Timers, Wind Down, and the improved Do Not Disturb.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 2.2 runs on Android 9 Pie and sports a 5.71-inch HD+ screen with 19:9 aspect ratio and a waterdrop-style notch (HMD Global calls it a discreet selfie-notch). The display supports a maximum brightness of 400 nits. Nokia 2.2 is powered by quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, clocked at 2GHz, and paired with up to 3GB of RAM.
On the imaging front, the new Nokia phone packs a single 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.2 lens and single LED flash. There is a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter onboard as well. Among other specifications, you will get a 3,000mAh battery with 5W charging support, up to 32GB of onboard storage, and a microSD card slot (up to 400GB).
Additionally, the phone packs the usual set of connectivity options, including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, Micro-USB port, and GPS. The phone measures 145.96×70.56×9.3mm and weighs 153 grams.
The Nokia 2.2 price in India will start at Rs. 7,699 for the 2GB + 16GB version. The 3GB + 32GB variant of the phone will retail at Rs. 8,699. However, as a part of a limited period offer, the Nokia 2.2 will be sold at Rs. 6,999 for the 2GB + 16GB variant and at Rs. 7,999 for the 3GB + 32GB variant. The limited period offer will continue through June 30.
The Nokia 2.2 is still awaiting its launch in Nepali market. Please stay tuned for updates.