After launching Nokia 6 in China only a few weeks earlier, HMD Global has brought the brand name back to global market with the launch of Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 along with re-born Nokia 3310. During the grand event of mobile technologies — Mobile World Congress, Nokia is entering back to global market of smartphone devices.
Nokia 5 – Main Features
The Nokia 5 is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. It measures 149.70 x 72.50 x 8 mm in dimensions.
The Nokia 5 shares the same chipset Snapdragon 430 with its elder sibling Nokia 6 but the RAM is dropped to 2 GB. The phone packs 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128 GB via a microSD card.
The Nokia 5 runs Android 7.1.1 and is powered by a 3000 mAh non-removable battery. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Nokia 5 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and an 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
Available in Matte Black, Silver, Tempered Blue and Copper – the Nokia 5 has a bit smaller screen and will cost €189 globally.
Nokia 5 – Release Date
Nokia has confirmed that the Nokia 5 will be made available globally in second quarter of 2017.
Nokia 5 – Price in Pakistan
Nokia has released price details of Nokia 5 for European market with price tag of EUR 189 (PKR 21,000).
Keep visiting us as we will update this story as and when any news about official price tag for Pakistan is confirmed.
Nokia 5 – Specifications
|Network||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|OS/Software||Android 7.1.1 Nougat|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Dimensions||149.7 x 72.5 x 8 mm|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Internal Storage||16 GB|
|microSD card||128 GB + Google Drive|
|Rear Camera||13MP, PDAF, f/2.0, 1.12µm pixel size|
|Front Camera||8MP, Fixed Focus. field of view 84°|
|Colours||Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black, Copper|
|Other||Aluminium unibody design, Fingerprint Scanner|
|Price||€189 (PKR 21,000)|