Nokia 5 Hands On and Photo Gallery

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At the ongoing MWC 2017 (Mobile World Congress) event, Nokia in collaboration with HMD global launched Nokia 5 smartphone.

Launched under mid-range segment, this latest outing from Nokia comes with 3D shaped back made up of single piece aluminium, which according to the company gives more durability.

The Nokia 5 comes powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset with Adreno 505 GPU under the hood. It runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) out of the box. It also has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button.

The Nokia 5 sports a 5.2-inch (1280 x 720) HD 2.5D sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass display with a brightness of 500 nits. On top, it has an 8MP autofocus front camera with f/2 aperture and 84-degree wide angle lens.

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Moving to the back, this smartphone has a 13MP rear camera with dual tone flash, f/2 aperture and 1.12 micron pixel. As you can see, it has a traditional Nokia branding on the back as well.

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On to the bottom, the smartphone has a primary microphone, standard USB port and a speaker grill each sitting right next to each other. Also present are the antenna band, which is very mild just above the speaker grill.

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Moving on to the top, we have nothing except the 3.5mm audio jack and a small strip of antenna band just above it.

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The right side of the Nokia 5 has a volume rocker button and power/lock button. It measures 149.7 x 72.5 x 8.05 mm (8.55 with camera bump). Further, the smartphone supports connectivity options including Micro USB (USB 2.0), USB OTG, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC.

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The Nokia 5 has a SIM slot (single/dual) on the left sitting above the dedicated MicroSD card slot. This mid-ranger has 16GB of inbuilt storage with an expandable options as well up to 128GB via MicroSD card slot.

The Nokia 5 is priced at 189 Euros ( approx Rs. 13,300) and will be available as both single SIM and dual SIM variants. Nokia 5 will be up grabs in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper starting Q2 this year.

Vigneshwar contributed to this post

Author: Varun Krish

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