New Nokia 5 3GB RAM Variant Launched In India – All You Need To Know

HMD Global has launched a new variant of its Nokia 5 smartphone in India. The new model comes with 3GB RAM (up from 2GB RAM on the original model). The new variant is identical to the original in all other aspects. Read more to find about Nokia 5 3GB RAM Variant Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Nokia 5 3GB RAM Variant

Price and Availability

Price  Rs 13,499

The new 3GB variant of Nokia 5 is priced in India at Rs 13,499 (original Nokia 5 model was launched at Rs 12,499). It will be exclusively available (for one week) via Flipkart from November 7. After November 14, the new Nokia 5 will be available via retail outlets across the country.

With the new variant, customers will also get additional 5GB data from Jio 4G on every recharge of Rs 309 or above. This offer is limited to 10 recharges till August 31, 2018.

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Specifications

Processor octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
RAM 3GB LPDDR3 RAM
Internal Storage 16GB (expandable up to 128GB)
Display 5.2-inch, IPS LCD, HD (720 x 1280 pixels), 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass
OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Primary (Rear) Camera 13-megapixel with flash
Front Camera 8-megapixel
Battery 3000mAh
Dual SIM Yes

Apart from 3GB RAM, the specifications on the new Nokia 5 are identical to the original 2GB RAM model. It sports a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution and 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The new handset is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and 3GB LPDDR3 RAM. The 16GB internal storage can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 128GB).

In terms of optics, the Nokia 5 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF (phase detection autofocus), f/2.0 aperture, and a dual-tone flash. The handset also sports an 8-megapixel autofocus camera with f/2.0 aperture and an 84-degree field-of-view. It is backed by a 3000mAh non-removable battery.

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Features

  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS
  • 4G VoLTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Bluetooth v4.1
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • Micro-USB with OTG
  • FM radio with RDS
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Digital compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity sensor
  • Two color options

The Nokia 5 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. The company is promising an upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG, FM radio with RDS, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

The dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone measures 149.7 x 72.5 x 8.05mm. It comes in Matte Black and Tempered Blue color options. The original Nokia 5 comes in Copper and Silver colors too. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.

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Conclusion

HMD Global is working hard to build back the Nokia brand. The company has launched multiple new devices in different segments this year. Recently, the company launched its cheapest Android smartphone. The Nokia 2 will be available to buy in India from mid-November. The new 3GB RAM variant of Nokia 5 is a nice option for customers. Will you go for the new Nokia 5 variant? Let us know in the comments section below.

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