The Nokia C30 is an entry-level smartphone that ticks all the right boxes. It has a large screen, and a long-lasting battery, and runs on a lightweight version of Android. The device’s dual-camera setup and expandable storage make it an excellent option for those who love to capture photos and videos.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 19,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$70 €64 £55 ¥503 ₹5879 ﷼261 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - International|
|4G Bands||1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 - International|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Announced||2021, July 27|
|Status||Available. Released 2021, October 12|
|Dimensions||177.7 x 79.1 x 9.9 mm (7.00 x 3.11 x 0.39 in)|
|Weight||237 g (8.36 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.82 inches, 112.3 cm2 (~79.9% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~257 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 11 (Go edition)|
|Chipset||Unisoc SC9863A (28nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 & 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||32GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 3GB RAM|
|Dual||13 MP, (wide)
2 MP, (depth)
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, OTG|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity|
|Type||Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable|
|Colors||Green, White, Dark Grey|
|Models||TA-1357, TA-1377, TA-1369, TA-1360, TA-1359|
Design and Display
The Nokia C30 has a plastic body with a glossy finish that gives it a premium look. The device measures 177.7 x 79.1 x 9.9 mm and weighs 237 g, making it slightly heavier than other smartphones in its class. The device comes in three color options – green, Dark Grey, and white. The Nokia C30 sports a large 6.82-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. The screen has a waterdrop notch that houses the front camera and a thick chin at the bottom.
Performance and Software
The Nokia C30 is powered by an octa-core Unisoc SC9863A processor coupled with 2GB/3GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of internal storage. The device also has a microSD card slot that supports up to 256GB of additional storage. The device runs on Android 11 Go Edition, which is a lightweight version of Android optimized for entry-level devices. The Nokia C30 comes with a few pre-installed apps and no bloatware, which is a plus point.
The Nokia C30 features a dual-camera setup on the rear, consisting of a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The rear camera can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. On the front, the device has a 5-megapixel selfie camera housed in the waterdrop notch.
Battery and Connectivity
One of the standout features of the Nokia C30 is its massive 6000mAh battery. The device supports 10W charging, which is not the fastest but gets the job done. The Nokia C30 offers standard connectivity options such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The device also has a micro USB 2.0 port for charging and data transfer. The Nokia C30 supports 4G LTE, and it has dual SIM capabilities, which is a boon for users who travel frequently.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the Nokia C30 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.