New Nokia 3310 goes official with incredible battery life and a new version of Snake


Nokia just brought brought back one of the most — if not the most — legendary mobile phone ever from its long, long retirement. Say hello to the new Nokia 3310!

It's truly a modern classic reborn, as the company puts it, in the most literal way imaginable. The new 3310 is a lot like its predecessor, in that it boasts incredible battery life (22 hours of talk time and a month of stand-by), and it also plays Snake! The version of the legendary game that comes pre-loaded on the device is not a carbon copy of the original, however, so keep this in mind if you're planning on buying the new 3310 just for it. 

The new Nokia 3310 looks a lot like its grandfather and sports a similar egg-shaped design with an almost identical keypad below the screen. It also offers nothing in the way of Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS, apps, or any other "smart" features that we've become used to in the past decade or so. It has a 2MP camera on the back though!

The new Nokia 3310 will be available in four colors —  Warm Red, Yellow (both with gloss finish), and Dark Blue and Gray (with matte finish) — and will be available globally in Q2 of this year starting at €49.



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33 Comments

1. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

That yellow though.......

6. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

Super ! The return of the BIG BOSS on the market! Nokia a the ULTIMATE KING!

9. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

Yellow is okay because you have other colors. Nokia is also about personalization, and quality and durability so even you can get the color you want :)

12. iamfury

Posts: 78; Member since: Oct 07, 2012

Hugely disappointed wit the modern iteration of 3310. Itls not even close to that nostalgic feel i was anticipating. should have stayed with the classic ol' design.

19. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

You are not disappointed at all, you just haven't touch it yet in your hands to see its magic.

33. iamfury

Posts: 78; Member since: Oct 07, 2012

I do not want to "touch" it to it remember all the memories I have associated with 3310, i just needed to look at it to do so. It can be called an evolved version of their already existing feature phones but definitely not THE Nokia 3310.

24. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Me too. Its far from resurrection. Looks like a cheaper version of 331o. I have Nokia 150 I think it has if not more to offer terms of money for value .

29. DoggyDangerous

Posts: 1028; Member since: Aug 28, 2015

Its a cute little phone. I might opt for it but I am purchasing Nokia 5 as my secondary phone.

30. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Indeed it has looks. Battery lif3 champ :) Nokia 5 and stock android is cool! Software updates should also be prompt.

2. SleeperOne

Posts: 370; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

I hope it has 3G FOR THE LOVE OF ALL THAT IS PRISON SHOWER ACCIDENTS PLEASE HAVE 3G.

4. notfair

Posts: 720; Member since: Jan 30, 2017

no it doesn't. it's a 2G phone.

18. SleeperOne

Posts: 370; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

I'd still get one for the hell of it.

26. threed61

Posts: 259; Member since: May 27, 2011

Wonder if this even works in US. It doesn't have the 1900 band for T-Mobile, and AT&T has shut down 2G. Anyone know?

5. naveenstuns

Posts: 184; Member since: Feb 19, 2012

No it supports only EDGE (2.5g)

7. SleeperOne

Posts: 370; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

Aaw okay...

3. meanestgenius

Posts: 21778; Member since: May 28, 2014

This will make an excellent back up phone. That battery life is insane!

11. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Ikr, 22hrs talk time and 1 month standby time. Twice the numbers as of OG 3310!

8. mahima

Posts: 727; Member since: Nov 20, 2014

wifi...yay!!!

17. Carbonatedcheeze

Posts: 11; Member since: Dec 16, 2016

NO, no WiFi (read carefully)

10. Ren_Gonzalez

Posts: 59; Member since: Nov 29, 2016

My heart can't take it...

13. darkkjedii

Posts: 30966; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Nokia taking it back to when no part of your plan was unlimited.

14. Podrick

Posts: 1284; Member since: Aug 19, 2015

Snake. Yes!!!

15. threed61

Posts: 259; Member since: May 27, 2011

My Nokia 301 has been my outdoors and drinking phone for years, might be replacing it!

16. Finewine

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 28, 2016

But, why?

20. amasog

Posts: 552; Member since: Aug 22, 2013

Ouch! That design. Haha! HMD just wasted their time on that phone. It's an insult to the designer of the original 3310. Lols!

21. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3100; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Make a 3310 flagship version with SD 835, Carl Zeiss lens, and Xenon flash.

22. rocker91

Posts: 88; Member since: Dec 09, 2016

Well it looks cool and will bring back a lot of attention to the return of Nokia

23. roobs

Posts: 96; Member since: Mar 18, 2013

would have been more fun if they included space impact as well

25. microsoftnokiawin

Posts: 1268; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

ikr screw snake space impact was the real bees knees

27. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

I think margin sell price of this phone probably x5 times. Winner !

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