3 Hong Kong to launch Jolla smartphone

3 Hong Kong is the first telecom operator in Asia to launch Jolla smartphone on its Sailfish operating system.

The company said 3 Hong Kong will be the exclusive carrier for Jolla smartphone. Jolla Sailfish OS smartphones will be available for sale from August 12.

The user subscribed to 3 Hong Kong 4G LTE smartphone super plan can take advantage of a Jolla handset offer for $0.

Customers can also get “The Other Half” at the redemption price of $180, a 25 percent discount off the original price. In addition, the first batch of customers can enjoy the Jolla VIP pack, with 3 additional The Other Half smart covers for free.

“We believe Jolla is an exciting option for tech-savvy smartphone users who are looking for a new and fresh mobile user experience. Fast and unique user experience can be achieved via 3 Hong Kong’s 4G LTE network and Jolla’s Android application compatibility,” said 3 Hong Kong Chief Operating Officer Jennifer Tan.


The new smartphone is button less, Android application compatible and is available exclusively through 3 Hong Kong.

Key Specification:

·        540×960 pixels, 4.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

·      Sailfish OS, v1, upgradable to v1.0.5

·      Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset.

·      Dual-core 1.4 GHz Krait 200 chipset.

·      8MP camera with 3264 x 2448, autofocus and LED flash.

·      Corning Gorilla glass 2 protection.

·      Internal memory 16GB, expendable up to 64 GB

·     Li-ion 2100 mAh battery with stand by time up to 500 hours and talk time up to 10 hours