The much awaited Nokia smartphone is now finally launched in India. On Tuesday, HMD Glaobal hold an event and officially launched the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 Android phones in the country, HMD Global also annouced that all Nokia phones sold in India will be Made in India.
Pricing and availablity
- Nokia 6 – Nokia 6 is the biggest of the bunch and it is priced at Rs. 14,999. Nokia 6 will be exclusively available from Amazon India. The registration of the smartphone start on 14th July while it is not announced when the smartphone will go on sale. those who buy the smartphone using Amazon Pay balance will get a Rs. 1,000 discount.
- Nokia 5 – Nokia 5 is the mid-range smartphone and it is priced at Rs. 12,899. Nokia 5 is also available via offline retail channel, pre-booking of the smartphone will start from 7th
- Nokia 3 – Nokia 3 is the entry level amongst the three smartphones and priced at Rs. 9,499. Nokia 3 will be available for purchase from June 16 onwards exclusivly via offline retail channel.
Nokia 6 specifications
As mentioned earlier Nokia 6 is the biggest of the bunch and offers the best specification amongst the three, It features a metal unibody design with 5.5” full-HD IPS display with a pixel density of 403 ppi and covered with 2.5D screen protected with Corning Gorilla Glass, and a fingerprint sensor is embaded in the home button. The Nokia 6 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and is powered by Snapdragon 430 SoC. Nokia 6 offers 3GB of RAM and 32GB iternal storage wich can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. It has a 3000mAh battery with micro-USB charging port.
For the photography, the Nokia 6 sports a 16MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.0um pixel size, f/2 aperture and dual tone flash. The front camera is 8MP with autofocus, 1.12um pixel size, and f/2 aperture along with 84 degrees field of view.
Sensors on the Nokia 6 are Accelerometer (G-sensor), ambient light sensor, e-compass, Hall sensor, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, NFC (sharing). The phone sports WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1 and supports USB on-the-go as well. On the audio front, it comes with Dolby Atmos support and dual speakers. Nokia 6 also comes with 4G LTE support, and it includes support for bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40 for LTE, which covers three of the major bands in India, except Band 41. Dimensions of the Nokia 6 are 154 x 75.8 x 7.85 mm.
Nokia 5 specifications
Nokia 5 is a smaller version, it also features all metal design and sports a 5.2” HD IPS display protected with 2.5 Corning Gorilla Glass. Company is claiming 500 nits brightness on the Nokia 5 smartphone’s display. Nokia 5 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system and is powered by the same Snapdragon 430 SoC. Nokia 5 offers 2GB of RAM and 16GB intrernal storage wich is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. It also has a 3000mAh battery with micro-USB charging port.
Nokia 5 has a 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um pixel size, f/2 aperture and dual tone flash. The front facing camera is 8MP with auto-focus, 1.12um pixel size, f/2 aperture and 84 degrees field of view.
Sensors on the Nokia 5 are Accelerometer (G-sensor), ambient light sensor, e-compass, fingerprint sensor, Hall sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, NFC (sharing). Nokia 5 also comes with a fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button.it has a single speaker for audio, and there’s a headphone jack as well. Nokia 5 is also 4G LTE capable with support for the same bands as the Nokia 6. Dimensions of the Nokia 5 are 149.7 x 72.5 x 8.05 mm.
Nokia 3 specifications
Lastly, Nokia 3 is a budget phone. It comes with a polycarbonate body and metallic frame on the sides. the Nokia 3 sports a 5” HD with 2.5 Gorilla Glass and 450 nits brightness. Nokia 3 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system, the phone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek 6737 SoC. It offres 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
On the camera front, it sports an 8MP camera on both the front and back with LED flash support, Nokia 3 sports a 2650 mAh battery with Micro USB (USB 2.0) for charging. It supports USB OTG, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and 4G LTE connectivity. Sensors on board the Nokia 3 are Accelerometer (G-sensor), ambient light sensor, e-compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, NFC for sharing. The phone measures 143.4×71.4×8.4mm.
“Nokia 3 is special and we strongly believe that a good design and specifications at a budget is something everyone deserves,” the company said at launch.