The 2nd Gen Nokia 2 & Nokia 3 i.e. the Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 3.1 have arrived in the Philippine islands. The Nokia 3.1 will start retailing for a price of ₱9,990. Nokia Mobile is also bundling a free JBL Go Bluetooth speaker worth worth ₱1,599 if the device is pre-ordered on or before 26th of August.
The Nokia 2.1 is priced ₱5,990. Both Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 3.1 will be available for purchase in the Philippines from the 29th of August. Pre-orders for the Nokia 3.1 are available offline at retail stores. The Nokia website is not accepting any pre-orders.
Price wise, it appears that the devices are put up for sale at with slightly premium price tags. For the price of 16GB + 2GB variant of Nokia 3.1, you can have the 3GB variant in India and still save some 1000 rupees. But there is also a role of taxation and other overheads, so Nokia Mobile has definitely done its part of the market research.