Nokia 105 Classic: A Feature-Packed Phone with UPI Support Under Rs 1,000
Nokia 105 Classic: Specs and Features
The Nokia 105 Classic, launched by HMD Global-owned Nokia, is a new feature phone that offers impressive specs and features. With a compact and easy-to-hold design, this phone has undergone various durability tests to ensure it can withstand tough conditions. It also features a well-spaced keypad, allowing for easy typing without the need to constantly look at the device.
One of the key highlights of the Nokia 105 Classic is its support for UPI (Unified Payments Interface), making it convenient for users to make instant payments via UPI ‘123Pay.’ This feature is also available in the recent Nokia 105 model, highlighting the increasing presence of digital payment options in feature phones.
Commenting on the launch, Ravi Kunwar, VP- India & APAC at HMD Global, expressed excitement about the new Nokia 105 Classic, stating, “We are excited to launch an exciting upgrade to our market-leading feature phone with the new Nokia 105 Classic, which is more relevant than ever with its stylish new design and the added UPI feature. With the feature-packed Nokia 105 Classic in the affordable price segment of under INR 1000, our aim is to bridge the digital divide and enable financial access for all.”
In terms of battery life, the Nokia 105 Classic is powered by an 800mAh battery, which is said to last for a full day of usage. Additionally, the phone comes with a wireless FM radio, allowing users to enjoy their favorite radio stations on the go.
It’s worth noting that Jio, a leading telecom operator in India, also offers a similar feature phone called the JioBharat B1 4G. Priced at Rs 1,299, this phone comes with JioPay for UPI payments, along with 4G support, a large 2.4-inch display, expandable storage, and more.
Price and Availability
The Nokia 105 Classic comes in four different variants: single-SIM, dual-SIM, with a charger, and without a charger. It starts at Rs 999 and is available in Charcoal and Blue color options. Interested buyers can purchase this feature phone through the official Nokia website or from leading retail stores. Additionally, the phone comes with a year’s warranty for added peace of mind.