Nokia 2.3 price, specs leak ahead of December 5 launch

Nokia 2.3 is expected to launch on December 5 along with the Nokia 8.2 premium smartphone. Here’s all we know so far on the upcoming Nokia phones.

Nokia 2.3 would succeed the Nokia 2.2 which is available in India at a starting price of Rs 5,999.
Nokia 2.3 would succeed the Nokia 2.2 which is available in India at a starting price of Rs 5,999. (Nokia)

HMD Global has scheduled an event for December where the company is expected to launch new Nokia smartphones. So far reports suggest there will be two Nokia smartphones - Nokia 8.2 and Nokia 2.3. A new leak now reveals the expected pricing for the entry-level Nokia 2.3.

According to a report by NokiaPowerUser, the Nokia 2.3 smartphone could be priced at 97 Euros which translates to roughly 8,700. The report also states that the Nokia 2.3 will be available in 'Charcoal' colour which is already present in Nokia phones. This pricing is slightly different than the one reported few days back by the same website.

Nokia 2.3 was earlier said to carry a price tag of 93 Euros (7,400 approx). Although a small difference in pricing, both reports confirm Nokia 2.3 to be budget smartphone. As far as specs are concerned, Nokia 2.3 is expected to feature a 6.1-inch HD display and it will be powered by a MediaTek chipset. The smartphone is said to come with dual SIM support, near stock Android UI and a 3,920mAh battery. More expected features on the Nokia 2.3 include Bluetooth 5.0 and a 16-megapixel rear camera.

Nokia 8.2 will be the company's premium offering with flagship-level specifications and features. Nokia 8.2 is expected to launch with a 64-megapixel quad camera, a pop-up selfie camera and run on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 730 processor. The smartphone is rumoured to offer up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of built-in storage. Nokia 8.2 is also highly expected to be the company's first mid-range 5G smartphone.