HMD global has launched a new Nokia phone in the budget smartphone segment today. It is the new entrant of the mobiles launched by Nokia under the Android One program. The Nokia 5.1 plus will be available exclusively on Nokia and Flipkart websites from October 1, 2018. This phone is aimed at bringing the best possible gaming performance and AI imaging features to the budget segment.
The phone runs on the latest MediaTek Helio P60 chipset and supports face recognition. It houses a 3GB RAM and an internal memory of 32GB which can be extended up to 400GB. It has a dual camera setup on the rear with a 13MP (f/2) Phase detection Auto Focus sensor plus a 5MP depth sensor for portrait mode. It has Electronic Video Stabilization feature for capturing steady pictures and videos. It also performs the real-time enhancement of the photos. On the front, we have an 8MP (f/2.2) camera module.
The phone features a 5.8-inch HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 19:9. It also features a 2.5D curved front and rear glass. It comes with Android Oreo out of the box which is upgradable to Android Pie. It is powered by a 3060mAh battery.
It is priced at Rs10,999 and will be available in two colors namely, Gloss Black and Gloss Midnight Blue.
Speaking at the launch, Ajey Mehta, Vice President, and Country Head – India, HMD Global, said:
“With Nokia 5.1 Plus we wanted to bring a phone that was high on performance, that could get exciting gaming and entertainment experiences closer to a wider group of fans. Our vision was to deliver performance, AI imaging and a contemporary design in an accessible device so that more people can play mobile games, binge-watch their favourite series and capture great content. Nokia 5.1 Plus is for our tech-savvy fans who love finding the best price-performance combination.”
Nokia 5.1 Plus Specifications
|Model||Nokia 5.1 Plus|
|Display||5.8-inch, 19:9 Notch Display, HD+ 2.5D curved display|
|Processor||1.8Ghz MediaTek Helio P60 MT6771 Octa Core|
|Internal Storage||32GB, expandable up to 400GB (microSD)|
|Software||Android Oreo(upgradable to Andoird 9), Stock Android|
|Primary Camera||13MP f/2 PDAF + 5MP depth sensor|
|Selfie Camera||8MP f/2.0|
|Battery||3060 mAh (Non-Removable) Battery|
|Others||USB type-C, 3.5mm audio jack,
Gyroscope, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor,
Accelerometer, Fingerprint, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, BT 4.2,
GPS/AGPS/GLONASS/BDS/Galileo, FM radio
|Dimensions||149.51 x 71.98 x 8.096 mm|