Nokia 3.1 Plus Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Affordable !!

Nokia 3.1 Plus low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Nokia 3.1 Plus advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Best Price: Rs.11,499(India), $158(USA)

Nokia 3.1 Plus Advantages (Pros):

  • Nokia 3.1 Plus comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo) Android One.
  • It offers  6.0-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 77.5% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has good pixel density for its HD+ resolution(~268 PPI) with 18:9 aspect ratio.
  • It is built with glass front/back and surrounded by the aluminum body.
  • The device is heavy to carry with 180g and 8.2 mm in thickness.
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, Dual stand-by).
  • It provides 2/3 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • Nokia 3.1 Plus has equipped with MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) and the performance is good very smooth with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 and PowerVR GE8320 GPU. So gaming performance is moderate.
  • Brings an internal memory of 16/32 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 400 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers Dual 13 MP (f/2.0, AF) + 5 MP (f/2.4, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers 8 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.2, LED flash, HDR.
  • Supports quad HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 3500 mAh(Non-removable)
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • It offers great loudspeakers.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Blue, White and Gray colors to choose.

Nokia 3.1 Plus Disadvantages (Cons):

  • No full HD display.
  • Come with old Bluetooth 4.1 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
  • No USB Type C reversible connector support
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • A little bit heavy to carry.
  • No fast charging support.


Check out Nokia 3.1 Plus Specifications:

General Features
Brand NOKIA
Model Name 3.1 Plus
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)
Processor Octa-core (2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320
Colors Black, White and Gray
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2 (~77.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~537 ppi density)
Dimensions 156.9 x 76.4 x 8.2 mm (6.18 x 3.01 x 0.32 in)
Weight 180 g (5.54 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.0, AF
5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Other Main Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera 8 MP
Other Selfie Features f/2.2, LED flash, HDR
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
RAM 2/3 GB
Internal Memory 16/32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 400 GB (uses a dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
Additional Features & Apps

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. Source
Check out Redmi Y2 features which is a competitor to 3.1 Plus

7.5 Total Score
Affordable !!

Nokia 3.1 Plus smartphone comes with decent features & performance for its price, but nothing exciting in this smartphone. We suggest checking other smartphones also before purchasing this.

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