Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 Smartphoes Open for Pre-Orders in the UK
HMD Glogal launched the Nokia series of smartphones in India earlier this month. Now Company is expanding the availability of Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 Android smartphones. Both the phones will be going on sale in the UK starting next month.
The Nokia 3 will be going on sale in the UK from July 12, and will be available unlocked at GBP 129.99 (Rs. 10,600 Approx). The Nokia 5, on the other hand, will be going on sale sale on July 19 and will be priced at GBP 179.99 (Rs. 15,000 Approx). Currently, interested consumers in the UK can pre-order the Nokia 3 or Nokia 5 via Amazon or Clove e-commerce websites.
Notably, Clove also mentions that July 12 and 19 are official launch dates for the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 respectively. Surprisingly, there’s no availability detail on the Nokia 6, which completes the new Nokia Android series of smartphones from HMD Global.
The company unveiled the new Nokia series of Android smartphones in India earlier this month. The Nokia 5 price in India is Rs. 12,899, and will be available for pre-booking starting July 7 through offline channels. Nokia 3, is the cheapest of the three, has been priced at Rs. 9,499, and is now on sale in India. The Nokia 6 has been launched in India at Rs. 14,999. The Nokia 6 registrations for the first sale will start on July 14, but the company has not announced when the smartphone will go on sale.
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 internal storage which 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 offers 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.