HMD Globa has finally launched a 3GB RAM variant of the company's one of the first midrange smartphones Nokia 5 in India. For those who are interested in the 3GB RAM variant of the handset, it will set you back by Rs 13,499. However, apart from its hardware job, the rest specifications and features are same to same as we have seen in the original or standard Nokia 5 model.
The Nokia 5 with 3GB LPDDR3 RAM will be available from Flipkart starting November 7 at Rs 13,499. The only change with the new variant is that it comes with 3GB RAM instead of 2GB. The smartphone will be running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
Coming to the specs of the Nokia 5, it sports a 5.2-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass on top. At its heart, there operates a quad-core Snapdragon 430 64-bit processor paired with 3GB RAM and 16GB storage space that can be further expanded up to 128GB via the dedicated microSD card slot.
Ajey Mehta, Vice President India, HMD Global said - "Nokia 5 has already forged a reputation for being a beautifully crafted phone which punches well above its weight". The Nokia 5 is priced between the Nokia 3 and the Nokia 6 at Rs. 12,899. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset, and the earlier launched variant came with 2GB of RAM on board. Taking the show to the front camera, the Nokia 5 has been equipped with an 8-megapixel autofocus unit with a pixel size of 1.12um and an 84-degree wide-angle lens.
Nokia 5 on the connectivity side, supports Bluetooth 4.1, FM Radio, 2G/3G/4G, Wi-Fi with a certain bunch of sensors including gyro, accelerometer, proximity sensor, compass, and Global Positioning System.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, NFC, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio jack, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. The smartphone has 3000mAh of battery but does not support Fast Charging.