New Delhi, Feb 4: There is a good news for gadget lovers. Nokia 5 and Nokia 8 have finally revised the prices in India and now you will have to pay less amount in order to purchase these smartphones.
Nokia 5 3GB RAM variant was launched in India last November at the price of Rs. 13,499. It was an upgrade over the original Nokia 5 2GB variant. Now you can buy this phone in just Rs. 12,499. While Nokia 8 which was launched at the price of Rs. 36,999 in last October is now available for Rs. 28,999 only. The revised prices will get effective from Thursday. The new move interestingly comes weeks ahead of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 where HMD Global, the Finnish company that has licenced the Nokia brand for mobiles, is set to launch new models.
Nokia 5 Details
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 5 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and is upgradable to Android Oreo. Nokia 5 features a 5.2-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) IPS LCD panel with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, coupled with 3GB of RAM. Nokia 5 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF lens and dual-tone flash. Meanwhile on the front side, it sports an 8-megapixel autofocus camera sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, 84-degree field-of-view lens. The smartphone offers 16GB internal storage which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB).
As far as connectivity is concerned, the smartphone has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. Nokia 5 offers a mammoth 3000mAh battery.
Nokia 8 Details
The Nokia 8 has emerged as the company's flagship offering. The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 8 earlier came with Android 7.1 Nougat but received Android 8.0 Oreo a few time back. Nokia 8 features a 5.3-inch QHD (1440x2560 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The handset also has an IP54-rated build that is splash-resistant. Plus, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, paired with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM.