HMD Global had announced Nokia 5.1 in the Indian market in August last year and started selling the cameraphone through Nokia Online Store and Flipkart in October last year. Now, the company has at some point started selling the Nokia 5.1 through offline stores in India.
As for the pricing, the Nokia 5.1 will be available through offline stores in India for a high quality of Rs. 500 (~$7), delivering the phone’s pricing to Rs. 10,500 (approximately $149). Although the smartphone was unveiled in India for Rs. 10,999 (approximately $156), it is now being sold for Rs. 9,999 (approximately $142).
To remember you of the phone’s technical specs, it ships with a 5.86-inch HD+ panel with 1520 x 720 pixels resolution, 2.5D curved glass, and 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the gadget is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM. It has 32GB internal memory and options a microSD card slot enabling users to further expand the phone’s storage ability up to 400GB.
In the digital camera department, there’s a dual camera option on the back consisting of a 13-megapixel key scanner and a 5-megapixel secondary scanner. On the front side, there’s an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper for taking selfies.
As for connectivity, it supports 4G VoLTE, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and USB Type-C port. Other attributes on the product include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and face unlock support.
Just which includes other Nokia handsets, this one too is a part of Android One program and runs Android Oreo running system out-of-the-box but has recently received Android Pie improve. The cameraphone is powered by a 3060mAh battery, which must be sufficient to last an entire day of mediocre usage.