HMD Global officially unveiled the Nokia 5.1 Plus Android Smartphone with a notch display. Although, both the Nokia 6.1 Plus was also unveiled also.
It was globally unveiled on Tuesday but with wider notch display. HMD Global had a successful launch with the Nokia 5.1 (2018), along with the Nokia 6.1 (2018) and this is the successors.
Table of Interest
Nokia 5.1 Plus Specs
*. Display: 5.86-inch HD+ 19:9 display with 2.5D curved glass
*. Screen resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels
*. Processor: MediaTek Helio P60 SoC running at 1.8GHz octa-core
*. RAM: 3GB
– Back: Dual rear camera of 13MP f/2.0 and a 5MP depth sensor with LED-flash
– Front: 8MP camera with an f/2.2 aperture
*. Colors: Gloss Black, Gloss White, and Midnight Gloss Blue colour variants
*. Storage: 32GB of inbuilt storage expandable up to 400GB via microSD card
*. Network and connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C (v2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack
*. Sensors: Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, and Proximity sensor, Fingerprint sensor
*. Battery: 3060mAh capacity
Design and Display
As we all Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus are the global names for the exclusive China-launched Nokia X6 and Nokia X5. The distinct improvement on the latest Nokia mobile phone is worth writing home about.
Firstly, you’ll noticed the huge notch at the top bezels, which houses both the selfie sensor, receiver and other necessary sensors. The design is much like the Nokia X5 Smartphone.
Camera and connectivity
It comes with a dual camera setup of 13-megapixels sensor supporting PDAF, f/2, while the secondary 5-megapixels brings in an in-depth of field lens, with a LED flash.
While on the front selfie, it comes with a 8-megapixels f/2.2, 80.4 angle of view. It comes with wide range of network and connectivity such as 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm earphone jack, GPS.
Performance and Battery
The Nokia 5.1 Plus is powered by a MediaTek Helio P60 SoC (four Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 1.8GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz). However, with the 3GB RAM on top, the multitasking, battery optimization is well taken care of.
Meanwhile, on the internal storage, it packs a 32GB of internal storage, and also, expandable up to 400GB via micro SD card slot. Hence, you can store more files, documents at go.
Thankfully, the smartphone runs on Android ONE, which is Google-certified optimized version of stock Android and will receive timely version updates.
However, the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be priced at Rs. 15,900 which is around N83k in Nigeria currency. It supports dual SIM mode and comes in three awesome colors options. At first, the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be sold on the Nokia.com/phones website, and later on Flipkart.