HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that its reimagined classic – the Nokia 3310 – is now locally available. The Nokia 3310 will be available in South Africa from the 29th of May 2017 from Cell C, with nostalgic users being able to grab one in Dark Blue, with a matte finish and estimated retail pricetag of R749.
The Nokia 3310 will come in three distinctive colours from MTN – Warm Red and Yellow, both with a gloss finish, and Dark Blue with a matte finish and will retail at estimated price of R699, when it will be available from Mid-June from MTN partners.
“We are delighted to bring the Nokia 3310 phone to our consumers in South Africa. Nokia has been one of the most iconic and recognisable phone brands in our country for decades. HMD has received an incredible reception from our partners so far; it seems everyone shares our excitement for this next chapter. Our consumers are more discerning and demanding than ever before and for us they will always come first. We’ve worked really hard with our teams around the world to bring together world class manufacturers, operating systems and technology partners, enabling us to proudly start sales of the Nokia 3310, a classic reimagined,” says Shaun Durandt, General Manager, HMD Global, Southern Africa.
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