Return of Sony’s Walkman Nokia 5310 Xpressmusic

The Nokia 5310 is back in business from tuesday onwards. With its latest launch, targeting young music enthusiasts Nokia is bringing back what was once a premium mobile phone. The original Nokia 5310, under the ‘XpressMusic’ tag, was launched in mid-2007 has been relaunched today, The phone was launched in March in global markets. Just as the world was seeing a much documented economic recession. Today, we are heading into one yet again.

The Nokia 5310 XpressMusic is one of the most iconic mobile phone designs, with a black body offset with red side panels that included music buttons. At 9.9mm thickness, the 5310 XpressMusic is thin, more so when compared to its contemporaries.

Introducing a new generation of the Nokia 3310, and the 5310 XpressMusic is a strategy for two reasons – one, it will help people from making the nostalgia connection by themselves, making it an immediately relatable product. Secondly, a recent market report by CMR has suggested that mobile audio is an even more important factor for buyers in today’s world, even more than cameras. Once identified in India as Sony’s Walkman, this can tilt the scales in HMD and Nokia’s favour

Nokia 5310 specifications, features

The dual-SIM (Mini) Nokia 5310 runs Series 30+ operating system and features a 2.4-inch QVGA (240x320 pixels) display. Under the hood, the phone has a MediaTek MT6260A SoC, paired with 8MB of RAM. The phone comes with 16MB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). For photos and videos, the Nokia 5310 has a VGA camera at the back that is paired with an LED flash.

HMD Global has provided connectivity options including Bluetooth v3.0, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. As mentioned earlier, the Nokia 5310 also has wireless FM radio support. There is also a removable battery that is rated to deliver over 20 hours of talk time or up to 22 days of standby time on a single charge. Besides, the Nokia 5310 measures 123.7x52.4x13.1mm and weighs 88.2 grams.

Pre book now and get one delivered to your home till 23rd at a small price of Rs 3,399