Nokia G300 Review And Pros & Cons: Nokia is getting out of the most-loved smartphones lineup. Once, it was an unbeaten brand in smartphones, but the landing of Xiaomi almost killed it!
When they’ve made Keyphones, at the same time, other brands bring a smartphone to the market, on a very low budget. Nokia entered too late in the era of the smartphone, but now they’ve making premium phones but they can’t get the same love, as was before 2008.
But, It doesn’t mean that Nokia is out, it brings some flagship killer devices into the market and continues! But today we will talk about, one of the most powerful 5G devices which was launched in 2021 with killer features.
Why Nokia’s Smartphone Doesn’t Survive in Heart?
This phone was launched in mid-range categories so that it features good specifications. Despite this, there are some reasons why this phone does not last long, that is the arrival of the gaming era!
When Nokia made decent smartphones, other smartphone brands like Xiaomi, Realme, Oppo, Vivo, etc brings gaming smartphones into the market at the same budget, so most people goes to the other brands, except Nokia!
But if you are a true Nokia fan and looking to buy a low-budget smartphone, then you can go with this, because you can do almost everything with this device. You can do professional photography, official work, attend meetings, etc.
Nokia G300 Specifications
Here we have its full specifications, which you should know so that you can understand how good is the Nokia G300 gadget.
|6.67 x 3.09 x 0.37 inch
|6.52 inch, IPS LCD Panel
|Snapdragon 480 5G (8 nm)
|RAM & Storages
|4GB RAM +64GB Storage
Nokia G300 Review
The most powerful and mid-range budget device Nokia G300 was launched on October 19, 2021, in India. But also there was millions of Nokia lover, who bought the smartphone.
The main reason behind this is its budget and its features. It provides such amazing features as we looked at its price. Here are Nokia G300 Full reviews, and my experience with pros and cons facts.
Display & Build Quality
The Nokia G300 is packed in a plastic frame and stitched on the plastic backside. The front side has an LCD panel with a scratchproof guard.
The Nokia G300 is 169.4 long, 78.4 wide, and 9.3 mm thick, which is a little bit disappointing because everyone likes thin devices, but never mind, its weight is 211 grams which is decent, not bad!
The back side has a circular shape and a rear camera setup with a LED Flashlight. The bottom has a loudspeaker, an audio jack, and a charging point. The right side has a volume rocker button and a power button.
Overall build quality and the placement of the tool are good! Now coming to its display efficiency. The Nokia G300 comes with a 6.52-inch IPS LCD Display. That is huge at this price. There are thick bezels at the top and the bottom. Its screen-to-body ratio is 77.3% which is standard design!
This display supports 720 x 1600 pixels resolution, 20:9 ratio aspect ratio, and 269 PPI Pixel density.
You can run HD+ videos in this, even you can play lite games also without any issues!
Os & Processor
As for the flagship performances, the Nokia G300 brings Snapdragon 480 chipset that is built on excellent 8nm processes, even though it supports 5G connectivity as well.
Its architecture is built o 8 cores including a 2-Cores of Kryo 460 with a max-clock speed of 2.0 GHz and the 6-Cores of Kryo 460 which is clocked at 1.8GHz.
It also brings a separate GPU, Adreno 619 for making graphics smoother and more realistic. The Nokia G300 runs on Android 11 and will get the Andriod 13 out of the box.
You can run lite applications and games easily on it, without any issues. You can run normal necessary apps like Whatsapp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or YouTube like applications without any trouble, as for the games, you can run Subway surfers, and Temple Run-like games easily, but if you are looking to play PUBG Mobile or COD mobile, then please make the distance with this mobile. Alternatively, you can run the Free Fire game at low settings.
Camera And Video
As for video or photo shooting, the Nokia G300 has a triple camera setup on the back side including a 16Mp wide camera with an aperture of f/1.8, a secondary one is a 5Mp ultra-wide camera that can shoot 115-degree area in a single frame with an aperture of f/2.2 and the last one is 2Mp depth sensor.
You can shoot 1080p videos at 60FPS. For making night photography, it also has a LED Flashlight to do it easily. There is an 8Mp wide camera on the front side to make video calls or take selfies.
It also allows you to shoot 1080p video at 30FPS. If you are looking for a short video-making device on this budget, then this is one of the best choices.
Battery & Powersupply
As for battery efficiency, the Nokia G300 equips a non-removal 4477mAh battery that allows you to watch videos all day. It also brings an 18W wired charger in the new box, that will charge your device for 1.5 to 2 hours from 0% to 100%
The phone supports a USB Type-C port only, so you cant insert the other type of charger in it, the company already provided a wire also.
Multimedia & Sensors
If you are looking to buy a phone for enjoying movies or music, then this device is a great option for you because it brings a loudspeaker, that is enough volume with clear sound effects.
As for the wireless sensor, it supports an accelerometer, proximity, Wifi 802, and Bluetooth V5.0, unfortunately, there is no support for Gyro.
The fingerprint sensor is included on the side edge which works fine. Apart from that, it also supports full-body NFC features which is great!
RAM & Storages
It comes with single ram and storage configurations which are 4GB RAM+64GB Storage, but you can increase the storage by inserting the sd card slot.
There is a dedicated sd card slot, which means you can use dual-sim and a mico sd car at the same time. You can expand its storage up to 512GB, which is enough for mobile users.
Price & Availability
The Nokia G300 is available on various e-commerce sites where you can purchase it. its price starts at $80 for its single variant 4GB +64GB which is a good budget for its price. It is available in single-color variations, so there Is no personal choice for you, but that is enough.
If you buy it via credit card then you will get an extra 7 to 10% discount and if you purchase it normally, then you will get an 11% discount only on amazon.
It will also be available in Bangladesh, India, and Nigeria it is priced at 1374 taka in Bangladesh and N1374DL in Nigeria. You can check the price here.
Pros and Cons Fact at Nokia G300 Review
As we saw its specifications and positive review, here we have its pros and cons fact that will help when you will buy this phone.
- It has a huge display with HD+ resolutions where you can watch movies and videos easily
- It also supports a 3.5mm audio jack with the help you can use a headband and enjoy movies with your friends also.
- The Nokia G300 supports Bluetooth V5.0 helps you can wear earbuds and enjoy music as well.
- Its side-mounted fingerprint sensor works well and is placed in a good position.
- Its rear camera setup is really amazing, its design and its efficiency as well as its price
- It has a good 4470mAh powerful battery capacity that includes an 18W wired charger also
- It also features Snapdragon 480 5G processor which allows you to use lite games and apps without any issues, even you can enjoy the fastest 5G network also in it.
- Its dedicated card slot allows you to use a dual sim card and a micro sd card also to expand the stores
- Its main 16Mp rear camera can shoot HD+ videos and great photos as well
- The 8Mp front camera allows you to shoot selfies in a good quality
- The phone’s dimension is good, but there is a thick bezel at the bottom and the top side
- It hasn’t featured the IPX rating protections
- The phone has not the display guard
- The Nokia G300 should bring a better chipset, like Exynos or Snapdragon 620, etc
- It comes in only variant and color options, which doesn’t allow you to choose a personal choice.
- There is a good battery but the charger should support 30W least