Nokia 3.1 Plus


Nokia 3.1 Plus
Nokia 3.1 Plus (3 Series)
Graphics adapter
2048 MB 
, LPPDDR3 (2GB or 3GB)
6 inch 18:9, 1440 x 720 pixel 268 PPI, capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
16 GB eMMC Flash, 16 GB 
, (16GB or 32GB), 7 GB free
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5-mm audio, Card Reader: microSD (up to 400 GB), 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: proximity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, microUSB
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1, GSM (850/950/1,800/1,900), UMTS WCDMA (1/2/5/8), LTE (1/3/5/7/8/20/28/38/40/41), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.2 x 156.9 x 76.4 ( = 0.32 x 6.18 x 3.01 in)
3500 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Primary Camera: 13 MPix Dual: 13MP (3L5/f2.0) + 5MP (5E9/f2.4)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix 4H7/FF/f2.2
Additional features
Speakers: 1 speaker, Keyboard: on-screen, Keyboard Light: yes, USB power supply, microUSB cable, stereo headset, SIM tool, Android One, 24 Months Warranty, Head SAR: 0.411 W/kg, body SAR: 1.576 W/kg, fanless
180 g ( = 6.35 oz / 0.4 pounds), Power Supply: 59 g ( = 2.08 oz / 0.13 pounds)
200 Euro



Average Score: 69.62% - average
Average of 10 scores (from 19 reviews)
price: 60%, performance: 59%, features: 37%, display: 77% mobility: 97%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 95%

Reviews for the Nokia 3.1 Plus

81.2% Nokia 3.1 Plus Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
The Nokia 3.1 Plus claims several days of battery life while at the same time offering a fast and svelte Android One experience on decent hardware. Find out in our review what to expect from the Nokia 3.1 Plus.
Nokia 3.1 Plus Hands On, Quick Review: The Better Budget Android One Phone
Source: Unbox English
With the Nokia 3.1 now priced at Php 8,990, the Nokia 3.1 Plus gets its predecessor’s original price of Php 9,990. While it is better than the Nokia 3.1, the Nokia 3.1 Plus is facing tough competition against the likes of Huawei, vivo, Xiaomi, and OPPO.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/12/2019
80% Nokia 3.1 Plus review: A rock solid entry in Cricket's budget lineup
Source: Android Central English
This may not be the best phone we've seen from Nokia as of late, but it's a great reminder that this is one of the few companies in the business that knows how to make an exceptional phone at a low cost.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
Nokia 3.1 Plus review: A return to form for a beloved brand
Source: Android Authority English
HMD Global is bringing the Nokia brand back to the U.S. through Cricket Wireless. This affordable phone finds a good spot in Cricket's lineup of entry-level devices. Anyone on a budget should consider the Nokia 3.1 Plus thanks to its adept handling of smartphone basics.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/04/2019
70% Nokia 3.1 Plus review: Great design, battery but rivals are ahead
Source: The Indian Express English
Nokia 3.1 Plus stands out for its build quality and design. However, the competition is ahead when it comes to overall performance. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has a Snapdragon 636 processor and a 20MP front camera with flash. The battery is a much bigger 4,000mAh. Realme U1 is another stylish option in the budget segment. It gives Nokia 3.1 Plus a tough competition with Helio P70 processor, 25MP selfie camera, face unlock, and more features. Nokia 3.1 Plus might appeal to loyal Nokia users. For others, options are plenty.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/10/2018
Rating: Total score: 70%
65% Nokia 3.1 Plus Review
Source: Think Digit English
The Nokia 3.1 Plus is for you if you want a smartphone for around Rs 11,000 that’s great on build, design, and software. It’s not for you if you’re expecting outright performance or quick clicks from either of its cameras.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 65%
75% Nokia 3.1 Plus : Review
Source: The Techy English
The nokia 3.1 plus is a well-built smartphone staying up to its name – nokia. while it has a good feel in the hand, it fails to deliver in performance. The processor is slow resulting in longer load times and slower multitasking. however, we have seen more powerful processors in phones at much lower price points, making it hard for the nokia 3.1 plus to justify its cost.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 75% performance: 80% workmanship: 70%
70% Nokia 3.1 Plus Review
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
The Nokia 3.1 Plus is not the most competitive phone at its price level; not by a long shot. No matter how good it looks on the outside, it's hard to ignore just how much smoother the usage experience is with other models. If you're spending this much money, you should expect nothing less, and physical durability isn't worth much if your needs are going to outgrow its capabilities within a year or two.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/19/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 60% performance: 60% display: 70% mobility: 100% workmanship: 80%
75% Nokia 3.1 Plus review: Classy design with a questionable price
Source: India Today English
The Nokia 3.1 Plus is a budget phone with a not so budget pricing, which is perhaps what most people are going to be talking about the most. At Rs 11,499, the phone is pricier than the Nokia 5.1 Plus, which comes with a better chipset. But with that being said, the Nokia 3.1 Plus is also a classy phone. It may not get a glass back, but the design still manages to feel premium. It also gets a bigger display for those who find the Nokia 5.1 Plus a little too compact. While a Helio P22 chipset does leave you wanting more, the battery life will surely not. It is a pretty good Nokia 5.1 Plus alternative, but in the larger scheme of things, the phone falls a little flat among competitors in this price segment. I reckon HMD will have a good chance selling the phone through offline channels rather than online, but we will have to wait and see on that.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 75%
50% Nokia 3.1 Plus Review: Not on the Plus side
Source: Gadget Show English
The Nokia 3.1 Plus launch makes it clear that the HMD Global ...
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 50%
60% Nokia 3.1 Plus review: Top-notch design without the notch but there’s more
Source: The Times of India English
Nokia 3.1 Plus impresses us with its unique design and build quality. Performance, however, is rather disappointing. Camera can also be a lot better. At price point, Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 or Redmi 6 Pro and Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 are better alternatives. ALSO READ: Nokia 6.1 Plus review.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/14/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
Nokia 3.1 Plus First Impressions: Can it be your next budget smartphone?
Source: The Mobile Indian English
The Nokia 3.1 Plus comes loaded with a premium metal design and it surely has some interesting display. The performance is one thing we need to check, while the initial impression of the camera is not that great. The battery should comfortably last a day and you will not face any major issue in the software department. Overall, the Nokia 3.1 Plus seems to be an interesting smartphone, although the competition is pretty tough here.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/11/2018
Hands-on with the new Nokia 3.1 Plus
Source: Android Authority English
HMD Global is on a roll with its budget and mid-range smartphone portfolio, especially in India. After launching the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus in India in quick succession, and the Nokia 7.1 globally, the company has now launched the Nokia 3.1 Plus in India.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/11/2018

Foreign Reviews

Nokia 3.1 Plus Der Aufsteiger der Einsteiger
Source: Inside Handy German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/06/2018
Nokia 3.1 Plus
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/05/2018
70% Nokia 3.1 Plus, análisis: un gama baja potente, con doble cámara y un buen diseño
Source: Andro 4 All Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/11/2019
Rating: Total score: 70%
Обзор плюсов и минусов Nokia 3.1 Plus 32GB. Бюджетный смартфон с NFC
Source: Mega Obzor RU→EN
Positive: Great display; nice performance; support NFC; good price. Negative: Weak processor.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/26/2019
Đánh giá nhanh Nokia 3.1 Plus: chiếc smartphone ngon, bổ, rẻ
Source: Nghenhin Vietnam VN→EN
Positive: Low price; elegant design; decent hardware; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/12/2018
Mở hộp & đánh giá Nokia 3.1 Plus: Camera kép, thiết kế hoàn thiện tốt, giá 3.89 triệu
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Nice dual cameras; elegant design; great built quality; good price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/17/2018
Nokia 3.1 Plus - màn hình 6 inch, chip MediaTek Helio P22
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Big screen; decent processor; good price; metal case; long battery life; nice selfie camera.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/14/2018


Imagination PowerVR GE8320: Integrated graphics card for mid-range ARM SoCs. Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Helio P22 MT6762: ARM based octa core SoC (8x ARM Cortex-A53) clocked at up to 2 GHz. The chip also includes a Cat.7 LTE modem (300 Mbps download).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

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0.18 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

Nokia: The Finnish enterprise is one of the most important telecommunication companies and well-known for mobile technologies. The company started with netbooks in 2009.
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2018-10-24)