HMD Global had reported 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. Currently, the company has finally started selling the Nokia 5.1 through offline stores in India.
As for the pricing, the Nokia 5.1 will be in the world through offline stores in India for a high quality of Rs. 500 (~$7), delivering the phone’s pricing to Rs. 10,500 (approximately $149). Even though the smartphone was released 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 specs, it comes 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 product is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM. It has 32GB internal storage and features a microSD card tray enabling users to further more extend the phone’s memory capacity up to 400GB.
In the camera department, there’s a dual digital camera option on the back consisting of a 13-megapixel key sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary camera sensor. 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 gadget include a rear-mounted fingerprint digital camera and face unlock support.
Just like other Nokia handsets, this one too is a part of Android One program and runs Android Oreo running system out-of-the-box however has recently received Android Pie update. The cameraphone is powered by a 3060mAh battery, which should be enough to last an entire day of moderate usage.