Nokia Is Bringing Two New Cheap Smart Phones To Australia

Nokia Is Bringing Two New Cheap Smart Phones To Australia
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Today HMD Global announced that two of the most affordable new devices in the Nokia family will be hitting Australia.

Here’s everything you need to know.

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Interestingly, these phones will be available on plans through Pennytel. Up until now the telco has only offered SIM-only plans. However, considering that these devices are both sub-$300 outright and we don’t know what these plans will look like yet, we don’t know if they’ll be worth it.

At the top end we have the Nokia 4.2, which comes with a 5.7-inch HD+ display. dual 13MP/8MP rear cameras and a 8MP selfie cam.

Under the hood you’ll find a Snapdragon 439 processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB storage and a 3,000mAh battery.

It runs on Android Pie, comes with a dedicated Google Assistant button and has a rear fingerprint sensor for security.

The Nokia 4.2 will be available from JB Hi-Fi and Big W from July 4 and will have an RRP of $299.

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If you’re looking for an even more budget-friendly phone, the 3.2 is $50 less and comes with a 6.26-inch HD+ display, as well as the same rear camera. The front facing camera is touch downgraded, coming in at 5MP.

It also has a Snapdragon 429 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and a bigger 4,000mAH battery.

It too runs on Pie, has a Google Assistant button and a fingerprint sensor for unlocking the device,

It will come in Black or Steel and will be availavle from Harvey Norman and Big W from July 4. The RRP will be $249.